Thursday, Jan 29, 2015



FIR against VHP chief Pravin Togadia in West Bengal
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

The FIR was registered for hurting religious sentiments following the alleged conversion of over 100 tribals in WB.

VHP reconverts 50 in ghar wapsi programme, justifies action saying conversion is service to Hindu samaj
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

At least 45 tribal Christian and seven people from two Muslim families, mostly peasants, were “reconverted".

VHP to launch health plan for poor in April
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

Praveen Togadia said he was happy with the “service” being provided by the VHP in the state.

The get-rich-quick ‘brain behind Saradha’
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

From phone operator to Sudipta’s ‘adviser’ to founder of companies, how Shib Narayan Das rose until his arrest.

Praise for Narendra Modi, stick for Trinamool: Dinesh Trivedi cosies up to BJP
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

Trivedi asserted that he was still with Trinamool, but did not deny having been in touch with BJP.

CRPF cover for Bengal BJP brass, ABP editor angers TMC
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

Centre on Saturday ordered CRPF security cover for West Bengal BJP chief Rahul Sinha and BJP MP and Union Minister of State Babul Supriyo.

Saradha scam: Mukul Roy seeks 15 days to appear before CBI, gets only 7
Thu, Jan 15, 2015

Roy had earlier informed the agency that he will appear before the investigators on Thursday.

Saradha scam: CBI summons Mamata Banerjee’s key aide Mukul Roy
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

Mukul Roy said he will appear before the CBI when he will go to Kolkata.

5 km from summit venue, TMC men take part in labour agitation
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

The contractors and security guards at the site were assaulted and their vehicles set on fire.

Slap effect: Mamata Banerjee’s nephew may get security upgrade to Z plus
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Only CM enjoys Z plus cover in Bengal, even Governor Tripathi has Z category.

Slap effect: Mamata’s nephew may get Z+ security, same as that of CM
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

CPM MP Mohammed Salim said “the issue must be addressed politically”.

ED traces money trail to Nepal via Singapore
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

In its report, the directorate has elaborated on the route through which the money travelled.

TMC leader Sankudeb Ponda gets ED summons
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

TMC joint secy’s name figured in Saradha firm employee list

RSS leader Mohan Bhagwat justifies ‘ghar wapsi’, says will bring back our brothers who have lost their way
Sun, Dec 21, 2014

Recently, RS had been stalled over the conversion row with the opposition demanding PM's statement on the issue.

ED may quiz top cop
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

In case the commissioner is not summoned considering his high office, an ED team may examine him at his residence.

A month later, report on Kunal Ghosh suicide bid still awaited
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Following attempt to suicide, prime accused in Saradha Scam, TMC MP Ghosh protests vigil with hunger strike.

More trouble for Mamata as Enforcement Directorate tightens noose
Wed, Dec 17, 2014

Shuvaprasanna's flat, plots, bank accounts held, name likely to be included in the chargesheet by ED.

Trinamool minister Madan Mitra in CBI custody, he tells court ‘order’ to arrest him came from Delhi
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

Mitra was arrested by the CBI after five hours of interrogation on Friday, the most high-profile arrest so far in the investigation.

Reached. Good night
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

The Sunday Express takes five cabs through five cities to find nights run on trust

Boiling over
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

The 542-acre Sonali is one of the oldest tea estates in the Dooars region of Jalpaiguri, north Bengal.

Saradha chit fund scam: CBI arrests West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, Trinamool cries foul
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra was on Friday arrested by CBI in connection with Saradha chit fund scam.

Supporters throng CBI office, Mitra residence
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Mitra would be lodged at the Electronic Complex police station on Friday.

Minor’s plea to be allowed to study falls on deaf ears
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Girl’s neighbour wants to marry her, keeps on threatening and stalking her.

In a first, govt opens scheme doors for ‘stateless people’
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Moymona was one of the 14 residents of Chitmahal to be felicitated by Mamata.

Mamata does a U-turn; supports land boundary pact for ‘speedy solution to enclave problem’
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Mamata, however, said that only implementation of the LBA will not do.

Burdwan blast probe: Bank accounts but no Bangla link, a Nano & a new madrasa
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

What NIA and other agencies have so far unearthed on the Burdwan ‘terror funding’.

CM Mamata takes on Amit Shah with ‘bamboo on the backside’ jibe, says some people talked a bit too much
Thu, Dec 04, 2014

Amit Shah had spoken about link between Saradha scam money and the Burdwan blast on November 30 at a rally in Kolkata.

Land Boundary Agreement likely to be completed before PM Modi’s Bangladesh visit
Wed, Dec 03, 2014

Mamata to hold rally at Nayarhat, surrounded by four Bangladeshi enclaves, on Dec 4

Saradha scam: ‘Whistleblower’ Somen Mitra questions CBI motive behind grilling him
Sun, Nov 23, 2014

Mitra was the first political leader to have written to the PM in 2011, to take steps against the chit fund companies.

Saradha scam: Rajya Sabha MP Srinjoy Bose arrested by CBI
Sat, Nov 22, 2014

TMC MP Srinjoy Bose is the second TMC MP after Kunal Ghosh to be arrested in Saradhan chit fund case.

Saradha scam: CBI resumes search operations; raids group’s offices in three locations
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

The CBI sources further revealed that searches are likely to be conducted in some more places.

Saradha accused Kunal Ghosh survives suicide bid, but how did he get the pills?
Sat, Nov 15, 2014

The suicide attempt came to light in the early hours on Friday when prison guards noticed Ghosh lying in his cell in an “abnormal position”.

Saradha scam: Jail official, doctor, nurse on duty suspended after Kunal Ghosh suicide bid, says Mamata
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

The jail sources confirmed that Ghosh used to be depressed for last few days.

Saradha scam: Kunal Ghosh tries to end life, three days after he threatened to do so
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

Ghosh was rushed to hospital at around 3 am. The former MP was being treated for depression.

Assam arms haul: Report reveals GJM involvement
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

According to a police report, the arrested persons revealed that they had been asked to carry the consignment to Darjeeling.

GJM under scanner after arms seizure along Assam-Bengal border
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Police arrested two men - Umesh Karmi (29), a resident of Lankapara in Jalpaiguri and Ganesh Chhetri (53), a resident of Baksha district of Assam on Saturday.