Saugata in Mamata line of fire for imposing ‘his views as that of TMC’

Saugata in Mamata line of fire for imposing ‘his views as that of TMC’

“I would like to ask leaders like Saugata da not to pass his personal comments as the party’s views. These affect the party adversely,” Mamata said at the extended general council meeting of the party here.

TMC inducts Rezzak Mollah, Siddiqullah

TMC inducts Rezzak Mollah, Siddiqullah

Ex-cricketer Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Dalmiya’s daughter Vaishali, actors Soham, Hiron, too, join ruling party

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Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Sunday said he was the “wall” between the Centre and his ministers.

All India Police Duty Meet is the first major achievement for Pune in the Computer Awareness convention and has raised the morale of the police personnel in the city.

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Teen ‘stabbed to death by classmate’ at school camp

Police said the Class X boys were on an annual adventure course conducted by the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute and were accompanied by a teacher and six instructors on the trip that had started on February 2.

Saugata in Mamata line of fire for imposing ‘his views as that of TMC’
Saugata in Mamata line of fire for imposing ‘his views as that of TMC’

“I would like to ask leaders like Saugata da not to pass his personal comments as the party’s views. These affect the party adversely,” Mamata said at the extended general council meeting of the party here.

TMC inducts Rezzak Mollah, Siddiqullah
TMC inducts Rezzak Mollah, Siddiqullah

Ex-cricketer Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Dalmiya’s daughter Vaishali, actors Soham, Hiron, too, join ruling party

Bombs hurled at CPM procession in Burdwan; one dead, 18 injured
Bombs hurled at CPM procession in Burdwan; one dead, 18 injured

The CPM claimed that the Trinamool Congress engineered the incident, a charge denied by the ruling party.

Need to forget differences to oust Mamata govt: Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee
Need to forget differences to oust Mamata govt: Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee

This is the second time that the former chief minister has openly spoken in favour of an alliance. The first time was in January in a rally in Singur.

Kolkata Municipal Corporation to launch app for climate and disaster alerts
Kolkata Municipal Corporation to launch app for climate and disaster alerts

The set-up of the climate change cell has been supported by the UK under a two-year UK-Kolkata Municipal Corporation Programme of 1 million pound technical assistance on low carbon and climate-resilient Kolkata.

West Bengal: ITC unveils 3 projects worth Rs 3,000 crore
West Bengal: ITC unveils 3 projects worth Rs 3,000 crore

Mamata claims Bengal has over one lakh acres land to offer industrialists.

Congress, CPM share platform and thought: ‘forget past, unite to fight TMC’
Congress, CPM share platform and thought: ‘forget past, unite to fight TMC’

An alliance should be done looking at the future and not by hanging on to the past,” CPM politburo member Mohammed Salim told a seminar.

13-year-old dies, parents say beaten to death by headmaster

They alleged that Sheikh was angry as Shamim had not taken required permission from him to go outside the campus.

Aila-hit Sundarbans grapples with eroded banks, incomplete shelters
Aila-hit Sundarbans grapples with eroded banks, incomplete shelters

Six years ago, the mangroves at Sundarbans had acted as Kolkata’s saviour from Aila, by absorbing a massive chunk of the cylone’s fury.

‘Impersonating’ as defence officials: 6 held for travelling with ministry sticker

The incident took place Sunday at Mashagram flyover in Jamalpur when the police, during a routine check, intercepted a white-coloured SUV which had a metal board reading “Govt of India, Ministry of Defence, OFB Kolkata” fitted on the front

BJP leaders to discuss use of media in poll-bound states today

Sources at Delhi said media managers would be asked to create a liaison with TV and print reporters and more and more leaders have been asked to be active on social media with the help of their Twitter handle and Facebook accounts.

CPI: Will take call on CPM-Congress ‘alliance’ after getting proposal
CPI: Will take call on CPM-Congress ‘alliance’ after getting proposal

Asked for the CPI’s independent views on the issue, he said, “Let there be a formal proposal first, then we will take a call on it.”

Six attacks in 11 days: Forest dept terms elephant ‘killer’, orders ‘extermination’
Six attacks in 11 days: Forest dept terms elephant ‘killer’, orders ‘extermination’

A migrating herd of 72 wild elephants from the Dalma have entered the Bankura forests in the past few months and split into two groups, officials informed.

Voluntourism: JU alumni’s start-up ‘teaching tool’ for those growing up
Voluntourism: JU alumni’s start-up ‘teaching tool’ for those growing up

For the start-up, Izifso, a voluntary travel platform for individuals and groups, Gopal Paul is in touch with several educational institutions and has already found support from his alma mater.

Condition of women much better in BJP-ruled states: Savitri Thakur
Condition of women much better in BJP-ruled states: Savitri Thakur

The 10-day march was launched on February 3 and will conclude on February 12, covering nearly 125 km between the two regions.

Some forces of intolerance getting more attention, says poet Ashok Vajpeyi who returned award
Some forces of intolerance getting more attention, says poet Ashok Vajpeyi who returned award

Clarifying that he has never said that the entire country has become intolerant, eminent Hindi poet Ashok Vajpeyi, who had returned his Sahitya Akademi award in protest, on Thursday said India has always been tolerant and will remain so. “We never said the country was intolerant, rather some forces of intolerance are being given certain […]

Hoax bomb call to West Bengal  secretariat; one held
Hoax bomb call to West Bengal secretariat; one held

The call was received at the PBX of Nabanna when the Chief Minister was present in her office on the top floor of the 15-storey building in Howrah.

Will write to MHA over rise in crimes against women in Bengal: Meenakshi Lekhi
Will write to MHA over rise in crimes against women in Bengal: Meenakshi Lekhi

Lekhi lashed out at the Mamata Banerjee-led government for unleashing ‘psychological terrorism in the state.

BJP kicks off Kamduni-to-Kakdwip march
BJP kicks off Kamduni-to-Kakdwip march

Kayal sisters meet party leaders but do not participate in march.