Friday, Dec 26, 2014
Mamata offers land for football stadium at Rajarhat

Mamata offers land for football stadium at Rajarhat

Mamata approved to handing over the Rabindra Sarobar Stadium to AIFF for the 2017 Fifa U-17 World Cup.

Gadkari holds up on FDI kitty, says ‘jhanda politics will scare firms away’

Gadkari holds up on FDI kitty, says ‘jhanda politics will scare firms away’

Nitin Gadkari suggested that “the mindset of Bengal and Kerala needs to be changed”.

From Other Cities

More than 150 Pune volunteers set to travel to New Delhi in the next few weeks.

Local Cricket Academy in Panchkula is turning into popular breeding ground for South Korean cricketers.

Deployment of force is a routine course which takes place during Christmas and all other festivals, says SP.

As many as four incidents of such heinous crimes involving girl students were reported this year.

The AAP leader says that BJP is going back on their stand in their decision to demand a SIT.

Kejriwal had contested the December 2013 poll against the then chief minister Sheila Dikshit.

The actor had applied for a 14-day furlough, which was granted on Tuesday.

Mamata approved to handing over the Rabindra Sarobar Stadium to AIFF for the 2017 Fifa U-17 World Cup.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi may visit next month to lay the foundation stone of the institute.

Rizvi claimed that some graveyards have gained the VIP status and people flaunt it as a status symbol for burying their deceased.

The move assumes significance as 2,733 of the total 3,325 victims of anti-Sikh riots belong to the capital.

The viral disease saw health officials on alert conducting exercises to contain the disease.

Launched on December 17, the team says the website and the app has already got around 500 hits, mainly from Mumbai.

Delhi witnessed an intense cold wave on Thursday,with the minimum temperatures plunging by 5 degrees Celsius below normal.

Vivek Ranadive talks about his experience as owner of an NBA team and his plans to ‘invest in companies in India’.

Art teacher S Ravindranath plans exhibition of paintings by his students to raise funds

To achieve his target Salim raised funds from various sources, including NREGS and NRLM.

Police made their first arrest a month after the incident took place.

Officials promise to keep hawk’s eye on all schools

Sukhna Lake is being medically examined for symptoms of avian flu.

Tejal Amin declared that Navrachna had decided to adopt all nine schools of Chhota Udepur.

BSF had provided boy new clothes, toys and biscuits before being handed over to his father.

Family feud takes new turn, Anant Sinh says want reprobe into Syed Modi murder.

The Salem Tabri police registered seven cases of kidnapping which were pending for long.

With Nigeria Ebola-free which killed 6583 people, inflow of patients from Nigeria to Pune city resumed.

Anandiben Patel on Monday announced the relief package for all farmers in state.

Locals blame the disease on contamination of water supply; Chief Engineer says tap water is all right.

An NIA officer said they have already contacted service providers in India as well as abroad.

App will notify police and also trigger a 30-second video recording on pressing phone’s power button.

2011 order to pay SHGs preparing the food the cost for meals of 85% students every day

Satyarthi said he wanted child labour to go into the “pages of history”.

According to 2011 Census, over 2 lakh Muslims live in the Kalyan Dombivali Municipal Corporation zone.

Railways’ attempt to add music to journeys to and from Kolkata has hit an unforeseen roadbloack: a price tag.

Compartments derailed as the train entered Liluah Station

Shah said it is up to West Bengal Chief Minister to come out and clarify on the matter.

Many states across the country had banned Uber taxi services.

After widespread human encroachment on serpentine habitat, 1,700 snakes, venomous and benign, enter residential areas.

Proposal shelved in 2013 revived last month, sent to CM’s office for final consent.

It observes that the level of heavy metal contamination increases significantly after Wazirabad.

Sanjeev Dayal is one of the most outstanding IPS officers in the country today.

There are some people who are propagating that Ganga belongs to one religion.

The case accuses Modi of filing defective affidavit as a candidate from Maninagar seat in the 2012 Assembly polls.

Gorakhpur MP had announced ‘ghar wapsi’ in Aligarh on Dec 25.

The protesters alleged religious conversions and said that Christians were forcing them to change their religion.

Munni claimed police assaulted her and harassed her for Yadav’s whereabouts.

NGOs have also reported that women who go into labour in night shelters, have to be rushed to the nearest hospitals for delivery.

As temperature goes down in winter, higher levels of particulate matter are recorded at ground level.

The scam pertained to operation and maintenance of 86 public toilets, caused a loss of Rs 13.66 cr to the exchequer.

Boss says, ‘We respect rules but we are also committed to our drivers and will continue to support them’

Pallavi’s father, said they had met the nursing superintendent to complain about how the official harassed his daughter.

Their research shows that the dropout rates for Hindi and Urdu medium schools have increased significantly in the last five years.

A day after sharing the stage with the CM, Abhijeet Bhattacharya talks about the speculation of his possible induction in the TMC.

As per laid norms, colleges should put up boards on campuses warning against eve-teasing.

Kejriwal also hit out at those saying that the party was falling apart since leaders such as Shazia Ilmi left

Decision on whether GPS should be made compulsory for private radio taxis as well is still pending

She also named a wildlife park as Baghra Sundari at Jharkhali.

Sources added that the government is going to hire 100 luxury buses for the transport of these invitees to and from the venue.

The BJP has put its choice bunch of campaign MPs in the locker room after the furore over Sadhvi's speech.

Deepali, 21, from IIT-Bombay gets her dream job in US and wants to get on with it.

Pradeep Aggarwal has given the nod to 21 sites allowing 42 hoardings for religious and political purposes.

The nurses alleged that Katke herself posed in front of the camera but never participated in sweeping the premises.

Patil said that those who want to set up an industry should explore options in Panchkula and Mohali or beyond.

8-year-old victim, who was too scared to depose, finally opens up and nails the culprit when the judge and lawyers create a ‘child-friendly’ atmosphere.

More From Kolkata

Gadkari holds up on FDI kitty, says ‘jhanda politics will scare firms away’
Gadkari holds up on FDI kitty, says ‘jhanda politics will scare firms away’

Nitin Gadkari suggested that “the mindset of Bengal and Kerala needs to be changed”.

Mamata offers land for football stadium at Rajarhat
Mamata offers land for football stadium at Rajarhat

Mamata approved to handing over the Rabindra Sarobar Stadium to AIFF for the 2017 Fifa U-17 World Cup.

Trinamool party factions spar over proposal for New Town masjid
Trinamool party factions spar over proposal for New Town masjid

MLA Sabyasachi Dutta’s supporters call building of ‘namazgah’ a decoy for extortion.

Gadkari promises Rs 10,000 cr for highway projects in state
Gadkari promises Rs 10,000 cr for highway projects in state

Nitin Gadkari said there will be no dearth of money from Central Government’s side.

TMC leader Sankudeb Ponda gets ED summons
TMC leader Sankudeb Ponda gets ED summons

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

BJP begins week-long anti-corruption protest
BJP begins week-long anti-corruption protest

Gadkari says the Central govt will not let politics come in way of development work in the state

Black day in Dhupguri over ‘rape, murder’ of 15-yr-old
Black day in Dhupguri over ‘rape, murder’ of 15-yr-old

On September 2 another Class X student’s body had been found by the railway tracks.

Cautious Mamata Banerjee picks Partha Chatterjee over Mukul Roy for rally in Chennai
Cautious Mamata Banerjee picks Partha Chatterjee over Mukul Roy for rally in Chennai

TMC on Monday will hold a demonstration in front of Parliament against Arun Jaitley’s remarks.

‘Interference of government detrimental for universities’ :Former Governor of West Bengal Gopal Krishna Gandhi
‘Interference of government detrimental for universities’ :Former Governor of West Bengal Gopal Krishna Gandhi

Jadavpur University (JU) students have threatened to boycott their annual convocation over pending demands.

Nadia district closer to PM’s dream: All households may get toilets by Jan 30
Nadia district closer to PM’s dream: All households may get toilets by Jan 30

To achieve his target Salim raised funds from various sources, including NREGS and NRLM.

NRS Lynching: 2 more held, police ‘close to solving’ case
NRS Lynching: 2 more held, police ‘close to solving’ case

Police made their first arrest a month after the incident took place.

Trinamool Congress wonders why no CPM leader arrested in Saradha scam
Trinamool Congress wonders why no CPM leader arrested in Saradha scam

Partha Chatterjee said, “In the name of investigation, the CBI is arresting only TMC leaders.”

Saradha scam case: Transport Minister Madan Mitra in judicial custody till January 2
Saradha scam case: Transport Minister Madan Mitra in judicial custody till January 2

CBI says if granted bail, Mitra can destroy evidence.

Trinamool Congress goes to Governor against CBI, find little solace
Trinamool Congress goes to Governor against CBI, find little solace

If the court finds the evidence inconsequential & finds the minister innocent, they’ll release him,” said the Gov.

Korban death: Cops hope Jasimuddin will soon come up with names
Korban death: Cops hope Jasimuddin will soon come up with names

Jasimuddin’s lawyer Partha Saha said he had heard of the arrival of his family but was yet to meet them.

ED may quiz top cop
ED may quiz top cop

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

130 TMC MLAs ready to switch: BJP
130 TMC MLAs ready to switch: BJP

Around 130 TMC MLAs have expressed willingness to switch over to the BJP,” said BJP state gen secy.

Governor warns Jadavpur University students
Governor warns Jadavpur University students

Students have given the boycott call to demand V-C’s resignation following police crackdown on students.

No party untouchable: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Delhi
No party untouchable: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Delhi

“I will be happy to meet others. No political party is untouchable,” said Banerjee outside Parliament.

A month later, report on Kunal Ghosh suicide bid still awaited
A month later, report on Kunal Ghosh suicide bid still awaited

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