Arun Jaitley ‘accepts’ Mamata Banerjee's invite to West Bengal business summit, state BJP peeved

Arun Jaitley ‘accepts’ Mamata Banerjee's invite to West Bengal business summit, state BJP peeved

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee clashed with BJP on several occasions at the helm of the anti-demonetisation campaign.

Kolkata: Company pulled up for evading Rs 17-crore tax duty, CFO held

Kolkata: Company pulled up for evading Rs 17-crore tax duty, CFO held

The company provides various software and Internet services to domestic and international clients. It collected the aforesaid amount, but did not deposit the service tax to the government.

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According to scientists, benzene concentrations are higher in colder areas and if the temperature drops in the coming days — which is expected — the levels are bound to rise.

An inquiry has been initiated against him both at JJ Hospital and at MRA Marg police station, where an FIR was lodged on Tuesday.

He ‘stalked’ 23-year-old Antara Das, told police he paid someone else to kill her.

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State to focus on education of girls: West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee
State to focus on education of girls: West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee

Earlier, a bill was passed in the Assembly in order to improve facilities at St Xavier’s and to bring in private investment for the higher education system of the state.

West Bengal: Its numbers dwindling, Hilsa may get legal protection
West Bengal: Its numbers dwindling, Hilsa may get legal protection

Experts predict that saving 1 per cent of these juveniles (weighing less than 500gms) could enhance production by 4000 tonnes per year.

Bishnupur: SUV rams into group of students, seven dead
Bishnupur: SUV rams into group of students, seven dead

Two deceased – a woman and her son – have been identified as Abhijit Sardar (5) and Sulekha Sardar (40).

Kolkata: Fire breaks out at Presidency University, 6 fire tenders at the spot
Kolkata: Fire breaks out at Presidency University, 6 fire tenders at the spot

Kolkata: The fire broke out at Presidency University’s canteen.

Kolkata to get first dedicated cycle lane to promote ‘green transport’
Kolkata to get first dedicated cycle lane to promote ‘green transport’

According to officials, traffic has come to a standstill, and is posing a big problem.

West Bengal: one more held for Kharagpur murder

John Fransis, a local moneylender, was arrested from Kharagpur.

Kolkata: Company pulled up for evading Rs 17-crore tax duty, CFO held
Kolkata: Company pulled up for evading Rs 17-crore tax duty, CFO held

The company provides various software and Internet services to domestic and international clients. It collected the aforesaid amount, but did not deposit the service tax to the government.

Arun Jaitley ‘accepts’ Mamata Banerjee’s invite to West Bengal business summit, state BJP peeved
Arun Jaitley ‘accepts’ Mamata Banerjee’s invite to West Bengal business summit, state BJP peeved

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee clashed with BJP on several occasions at the helm of the anti-demonetisation campaign.

Women would be respected if they wear veil: Maulauna Noor-ur Rahman Barkati
Women would be respected if they wear veil: Maulauna Noor-ur Rahman Barkati

“If they (women) are sexy, then they will attract more eyes and will be victims of men’s hawaz,” the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque in Kolkata.

Kharagpur shooting: Seven arrested for attack on Trinamool office
Kharagpur shooting: Seven arrested for attack on Trinamool office

Police said four among those arrested have been identified as Nando Das, Varun Ghosh, Rajesh Sahu and Shankar Rao.

Mob lynches ‘cattle smuggler’
Mob lynches ‘cattle smuggler’

SUSPECTED OF being a cattle smuggler, a youth from Dharmatala village in South-24 Pargana’s Canning area was allegedly lynched by a mob late Tuesday.

Two families in mourning
Two families in mourning

A Pooja Naidu is inconsolable — her husband and mentor, who made her the councillor from Ward 18 of Kharagpur Municipality, is
no more.

A daylight murder with no witnesses
A daylight murder with no witnesses

AROUND 2.45 PM on Wednesday, a car with unidentified men arrived at the Trinamool Congress office in Kharagpur. They allegedly opened fire and hurled bombs, killing two ruling party supporters, including the husband of the local councillor.

Kolkata police denies permission for rally, RSS to move court
Kolkata police denies permission for rally, RSS to move court

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat will arrive in Kolkata tomorrow to attend a two-day internal meeting of the organisation.

West Bengal: Birbhum to get baul academy, Mamata Banerjee lays out tourism plans
West Bengal: Birbhum to get baul academy, Mamata Banerjee lays out tourism plans

Mamata Banerjee said that the intention was to develop the Baul Academy into a world-class exhibition centre where people from across the globe could come.

Idris Ali threatened over FB posts
Idris Ali threatened over FB posts

The move had come comes against the Centre’s decision to demonetise old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes and Ali, himself, has been very critical of the move.

Mannan attacks Mamata, says TMC struck deal with Modi
Mannan attacks Mamata, says TMC struck deal with Modi

West Bengal Opposition leader from the Congress Abdul Mannan on Sunday continued his attack against CM Mamata Banerjee saying the people would not tolerate it if the Centre allowed her to go scot-free in alleged corruption cases.

Former TMC MP Kunal Ghosh may turn approver in Rose Valley chit fund scam: Sources
Former TMC MP Kunal Ghosh may turn approver in Rose Valley chit fund scam: Sources

Sources said that he wanted to turn approver after his name was left out of the agency’s recently filed chargesheet.

Pakistani businessman robbed of Rs 1.27 lakh by taxi driver in Kolkata
Pakistani businessman robbed of Rs 1.27 lakh by taxi driver in Kolkata

The duo looted $400, PKR 1,40,000 and Rs 10,000 before fleeing from the spot.

Kolkata: 3 injured while dousing fire at Dum Dum factory
Kolkata: 3 injured while dousing fire at Dum Dum factory

Fire officials say the factory, which stored pesticides and fertilisers, was gutted but no casualties were reported

Kolkata: Five arrested for molesting girl in running bus
Kolkata: Five arrested for molesting girl in running bus

The co-passengers of the girl caught the youths after she raised an alarm and informed the Baguiati police station on Wednesday, a senior officer of the Bidhannagar Commissionerate said.

Murshidabad: 36-year-old TMC activist shot at, locals protest
Murshidabad: 36-year-old TMC activist shot at, locals protest

The man was going to the local market on his motorcycle when he was attacked at point blank range by the miscreants.

Kolkata: Clash outside state BJP HQ, case registered
Kolkata: Clash outside state BJP HQ, case registered

The TMC had protested outside BJP state office against the arrest of Sudip Bandyopadhyay.

Railways disrupted due to protests across West Bengal
Railways disrupted due to protests across West Bengal

TMC workers had blocked rail tracks in different parts of the state in the protest.

Will agitate against Mamata Banerjee for attacking our workers: BJP
Will agitate against Mamata Banerjee for attacking our workers: BJP

Lambasting West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the attack by TMC workers on the BJP office, party national secretary Rahul Sinha has said to launch a state wide agitation against Mamata Banerjee.

Six die after consuming spurious liquor in Burdwan: Police
Six die after consuming spurious liquor in Burdwan: Police

“Those who were ill were taken to the Burdwan medical college and Pursha hospital for treatment. The condition of 18 people is serious,” said a senior police officer.

New Year’s eve: Over 450 arrested in Kolkata
New Year’s eve: Over 450 arrested in Kolkata

Around 375 people were arrested from the city while 76 were arrested for disorderly conduct and 17 for drink driving

Kolkata: Leopard enters town, attacks over 20 people before capture
Kolkata: Leopard enters town, attacks over 20 people before capture

Forest officials said the leopard entered the city and entered the home of resident Biplab Saha at around 9 am

Kolkata: 17-year-old trainee found hanging in posh club
Kolkata: 17-year-old trainee found hanging in posh club

A 17-year-old management trainee was found dead in her room at a high-end club in the southern fringes of the city

Kolkata: Management trainee found hanging from ceiling fan in club room
Kolkata: Management trainee found hanging from ceiling fan in club room

The room was bolted from inside and the door was broke open to retrieve the body of Purnima, officials said.

West Bengal: Homestay policy likely to be tabled in next cabinet meeting
West Bengal: Homestay policy likely to be tabled in next cabinet meeting

The state government has admitted that it would take a while to get middle class Bengali tourists to warm up to the idea

West Bengal: 35-yr-old woman gangraped at gunpoint in Burdwan
West Bengal: 35-yr-old woman gangraped at gunpoint in Burdwan

Locals found the bleeding victim lying unconscious and immediately informed the authorities, after which was rushed to the hospital, said police.

Trinamool Congress not to stop till it plays decisive role: Mukul Roy
Trinamool Congress not to stop till it plays decisive role: Mukul Roy

Claiming that “vendetta politics” will intensify with the Trinamool Congress opposing demonetisation, the TMC leadership on the party’s foundation day on Sunday vowed that it will not stop until it plays a “decisive role” in national politics.

CPI(M) takes a backseat in national politics
CPI(M) takes a backseat in national politics

Once a pivotal force in uniting the opposition against the Centre, CPI(M) with its depleted strength is now just a shadow of its former self as it helplessly watches Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee take on its role against BJP.

Malda: Three injured in family clash during wedding
Malda: Three injured in family clash during wedding

Police said Pabitro Das, his brother Sufal Das and their uncle Samar Das had gone to attend a wedding in Dhantolla village when the clash took place.

Kolkata: 30kg gold looted from finance company
Kolkata: 30kg gold looted from finance company

Two persons have been detained in connection with the case.