Cheques worth Rs 251 crore were sent to the depositors of which cheques worth Rs 102 crore had come back.
While 18 lakh depositors applied for compensation, only 4.98 lakh have been compensated by the state.
Move aimed at getting clear picture of source of funds, number of students and kind of education at madrasas.
Probing into the Burdwan blast case, NIA, NSG and ED have already visited and searched several madrasas.
BJP MP from Mathura Hema Malini had said widows of Vrindavan should be sent to their respective states.
Sources in the VHP said the decision to hold the Sammelan in Kolkata was taken in view of the BJP gaining stre-ngth in West Bengal.
Meet scheduled to be held at Shahid Minar ground on December 20.
The organisation secretary said the purpose to include Kolkata is to inclulcate the ideals of Hinduism in the general public.
The govt provides an annual scholarship of Rs 500 to girl students who continue their study from 8th to 12th standard.
She has placed an order for 16 lakh gold-plated bangles, with the word “Kanyashree” engraved in Bengali and Hindi.
Kanaklata was 11 when she was married and widowed six years later. She left for Vrindavan soon after.
Team of 50 widows arrive in Kolkata to celebrate Durga Puja
The Trinamool Congress chief concludes with a call to fight and reform the media.
Kutsha Paksha: The Puja edition of her party mouthpiece, Jago Bangla, was published simultaneously.
State sending a fact-finding team to Mathura.
To offer only 41 direct jobs; unions question govt proposal to create 16 lakh jobs this year.
Bhattacharya, 49, took up the challenge nevertheless, travelling across the constituency that borders Bangladesh.
Book compiled with details from jail diary of freedom fighter Jyotish Basu sheds light on the only other time Bapu wrote to British seeking clemency for freedom fighter
Hossain is accused of murdering seven people in Narayanganj, including one councillor from his own party, Nazrul Islam.
The timing of his extradition depends on court orders.
This was the first time the Governor reacted to the scam after taking charge of the Raj Bhavan on July 24.
BJP and Trinamool Congress head into a fierce contest for two West Bengal assembly seats on September 13.
The notification put up in the morning was removed in the evening under orders of state Education Minister.
Describing rape a social malady, he said Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee alone cannot do anything to prevent it.
BJP is trying to bring a divide here on religious lines, said Mamata Banerjee.
The amendment bill will be introduced in the winter session of the state Assembly.
Bhunia said he told Sonia about the massive erosion the party is suffering from under the present leadership.
The votaries of such a tie-up in the Congress are now saying, they will raise the demand with the party high command in Delhi.
Basu is equally excited to start shooting, and says he has seen the Hollywood version several times.
In 2013-14, West Bengal produced 153 lakh tonnes of rice with the target for 2014-15 crop year (July-June) fixed at 158 lakh tonnes.
The process of recruiting employees on contract was started in 2006
There will be march past by personnel of the state and Kolkata police and by children of eight schools from Kolkata and the districts.
Object with ‘danger’ mark tests negative for radiactivity; police to take ASI help to date it
The Kolkata police, who are currently probing the disappearance, have questioned several employees of the museum, including director B Venugopal.
The state Congress on Sunday demanded that the state government set up a helpline for Ebola.
In Sept 2013, Somesh Bhattacharya wrote to Centre to let firm recce state for iron ore.