The Tamil Nadu government had in 2013 launched a similar scheme called ‘Amma Unavagam’ (amma canteens), under which select outlets across the state served a piece of idli for Re 1, a plate of sambar rice for Rs 5 and a plate of curd rice for Rs 3.
A touring artwork, the 3-D installation of the moon has been made using imagery from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera, one of the exhibition organizers said.
Alleging that key officials were changed in some banks during demonetisation, the CM also demanded probe into the people who replaced them and those involved in effecting the transfers or removals.
The accident occurred at around 7 am near the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass when students from the Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, were on their way for an examination.
After Vice-Chancellor Sushanta Dattagupta was dismissed from the central university in February 2016, Professor Swapan Kumar Dutta had become the acting V-C. Professor Sabujkali Sen had assumed charge on February 3 after his retirement
Arrest made in connection with a compliant lodged by gold trader Chandan Majhi
The three revealed that a factory in Domjur was being used to assemble arms supplied from Munger.
The DYFI leadership lodged a complaint against the Eastern Railways at the local police station, and have called for a rally on Saturday from Bagha Jatin to Dhakuria to protest the incident.
Ali, who claimed to be a resident of Silchar in Assam, said it was a conscious decision to convert and relocate after facing ostracism for marrying a Hindu.
The Governor’s comments come in wake of recent tension between him and the Trinamool Congress, which had accused him of flouting the Constitution.
Convicts were found guilty under sections including murder and attempt to murder
About 5,000 SFI members took out the rally from Sealdah, but were stopped by the police at Rani Rashmoni Avenue. A scuffle ensued there between the SFI workers and policemen, leaving seven SFI activists injured.
While claiming that tests conducted earlier this week on 144 water samples at Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine have proved that packaged water contains bacteria, Chatterjee said efforts are on to find the exact cause of the enteric outbreak.
The cell will also provide assistance on cyber issues, in the protection of indigenous crafts, and other areas where its expertise in intellectual property rights will be needed.
“The accused had some personal pictures of the victim on his mobile and had saved some videos from their chat. In order to take revenge, he made two fake profiles and uploaded her private pictures on it,” said DC (DD) K Sabri Rajkumar.
When contacted, Dutta, who is in Tripura, said, “I do not know this person. If he is sure that I have taken money from him, then I will tell him to lodge a complaint against me and prove his allegations.”
Calling on the KMC to issue a clarification on how the situation had come about within 72 hours, BJYM leaders threatened to launch bigger movements.
42 people hospitalised on Tuesday, some patients released, says official
At the time of the incident, Shri Pyne was OC of Kharagpur (Local) police station. The arrest was made observing all legal formalities. He will be produced before court tomorrow: Nishat Parvez DIG (CID Operations)
Around 355 surrendered Maoists were given appointment letters as special home guards in Jangalmahal
Expressing displeasure at the increasing number of road accidents, Mamata said her government will not allow any violence after a mishap.
“His statement only meant that during any calamity, RSS workers arrive first, but the Army takes some time to reach,” Ghosh told mediapersons in Kolkata.
BJP Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta will address the gathering, sources said, adding prominent faces from minority communities such as Kazi Masum Akhtar, headmaster of Talpukur Aara High madrasa, will attend the seminar.
Official sources said wards 101, 102, 107, 108, 109 and 110 of the KMC were hit, with 102 — comprising Jadavpur, Ramkrishna Pally, Chittaranjan Colony, Central Park, Kajipara, Baghajatin and other areas — being among the worst affected.
The 60-year-old man on wheelchair was intercepted by Customs officials who recovered eight gold bars weighing 5.35 kg from him last night.
Tridib Chatterjee, general secretary of the Publishers and Booksellers Guild, said, “Last year, the book fair witnessed footfall of about 20 lakh people. This year, so far, it has witnessed footfall of about 17 lakh people till 4 pm today. The figure is likely to go up. “
The couple began receiving death threats and were harassed on social media after the list went viral. “A complaint has been received. We are looking into the matter,” said a senior police officer.
“We have decided to lease out the office and we will get Rs 15,000 on a monthly basis,” CPI(M) committee secretary Narayan Chandra Ghosh said adding that it was “getting tough to maintain the office, pay electricity bills and salary to party whole-timers.”
“They smuggle elephant tusks and tiger nails and skin among others… Pangolin scales are used to make traditional Chinese medicine,” said the official.
“The truck was on way to Karimpur from Krishnanagar. Around 8 pm, it hit the Toto… the impact of the collision was such that five people died on spot. Two others were declared dead on arrival at the hospital,” said a police officer.
The accused, Malay Kumar Barua, was booked under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act-2012 after the minor girl’s parents lodged a complaint at Rabindra Sarobar police station on Thursday.
The incident surfaced a day after a teacher of a prominent private English-medium school was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a Class-2 girl.
The teacher was detained amid a violent protest by parents outside the school, which left two police officers injured and charged under the provisions of IPC and the POCSO Act.
A police officer said that any complaint of sexual harassment of children, or even the apprehension of it, must be immediately conveyed to the police, who have to inform a court within a day.
“While Pal was officer in-charge of Ghatal police station, De the circle inspector of the area at the time of the incident. They will be produced in court on Saturday,” CID (Operations) DIG Nishat Parvez said.
Expressing his outrage over the matter, West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said if the charge against the accused teacher is found to be true, he should not be allowed to teach again.