Mamata Banerjee gives Centre 3 months to take call on debt moratorium

Mamata Banerjee gives Centre 3 months to take call on debt moratorium

In a stern message to central trade unions, CM Mamata Banerjee on Friday said her government would not allow any bandh in the state on September 2, when the unions have given a call for a general strike.

BJP tells Mamata Banerjee: Stop behaving like Arvind Kejriwal

BJP tells Mamata Banerjee: Stop behaving like Arvind Kejriwal

Mamata had attacked the Centre and taken a jibe at the Prime Minister as well for donning a monogrammed suit during his meeting with US President Barack Obama last year.

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Investigators are scanning the property dispute dating back to 1984 allegedly involving Teotia and the three persons.

Supplementary chargesheet filed on Friday, includes 41 witness statements

The two officials from Bangladesh will interrogate arrested Islamic State (IS) operative Masiuddin alias Abu al-Musa.

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Cuba did not cave and neither will Siliguri, says Kolkata mayor
Cuba did not cave and neither will Siliguri, says Kolkata mayor

Ashok Bhattacharya said he will approach Governor to apprise him of TMC’s policy of capturing civic bodies, claims to have Adhir Chowdhury’s support

Student units in colleges, varsities to get Rs 20,000 grant: Mamata Banerjee
Student units in colleges, varsities to get Rs 20,000 grant: Mamata Banerjee

Encouraging students to set up their own businesses, Mamata Banerjee assured them that if they applied online, the state would finance them.

West Bengal: Yet to receive proposal from Centre on Tajpur port, says Amit Mitra
West Bengal: Yet to receive proposal from Centre on Tajpur port, says Amit Mitra

Amit Mitra said that the state was resolute about setting up the Tajpur port as it would create employment opportunities for around 10,000 people.

Man who raped bar singer at gunpoint arrested in Kolkata
Man who raped bar singer at gunpoint arrested in Kolkata

The Victim said, Sarkar, who had been friends with her, held her at gunpoint and raped her.

Congress Pradhan polls candidate ‘kidnapped’: ‘Cops made me sign undertaking that I left home on my own’
Congress Pradhan polls candidate ‘kidnapped’: ‘Cops made me sign undertaking that I left home on my own’

Abductors said I would be made pradhan if I joined Trinamool: Tumpa Marjit

West Bengal: 2 held for duping student of Rs 40k using fake FB profile
West Bengal: 2 held for duping student of Rs 40k using fake FB profile

Jayant Kotal (22) and Soumen Das (25), both residents of Haldia, befriended the complainant Soumit Das on Facebook, where they chatted with him posing as a woman.

Another dengue death in Kolkata, toll rises to 23
Another dengue death in Kolkata, toll rises to 23

Private hospitals have been asked to keep the state health department updated on the number of patients they are receiving.

Panchayat Pradhan polls: Candidate ‘kidnapped’, Congress blames TMC
Panchayat Pradhan polls: Candidate ‘kidnapped’, Congress blames TMC

While police on Tuesday night claimed that Marjit has been found, her husband had returned home on Monday itself.

Alleging harassment at work, TB Government hospital’s nurse kills self in Kolkata

A source at the TB hospital said Mohua had recently come to know that she was being transferred to the Beliaghata ID Hospital.

Coal Cess: Centre wants panel in West Bengal; government terms it ‘encroachment’
Coal Cess: Centre wants panel in West Bengal; government terms it ‘encroachment’

Union Power Minister Piyush Goel on Monday said that a five-member committee would be formed to look into high coal cess charged by the state government

Syndicates creation of media, these are cooperatives run by local youths: Bidhannagar Mayor
Syndicates creation of media, these are cooperatives run by local youths: Bidhannagar Mayor

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation has been at the heart of almost all controversies that have revolved around the syndicate business in recent times.

CEA charts 13th national electricity plan for 5 years
CEA charts 13th national electricity plan for 5 years

The CEA will map some 78 distribution companies across the country in the process.

Three youth from Kolkata die in car collision on Mandarmani beach
Three youth from Kolkata die in car collision on Mandarmani beach

Shibraj Naskar, Suraj Dasgupta and Vaibhav Rajnish died on the spot when their SUV vehicle rammed into a speeding BMW car at around 5 am, police said.

Kolkata: Teacher held for raping student
Kolkata: Teacher held for raping student

The accused, Chiranjeet Chakraborty, was produced in court and sent to three days’ police custody.

Burdwan blast: NIA court starts in-camera hearing
Burdwan blast: NIA court starts in-camera hearing

The NIA had framed charges against 30 persons last month, 21 months after the incident that prompted three central agencies to start a joint probe.

Kharagpur police finds Rs 1 crore, three gold biscuits on dead passenger
Kharagpur police finds Rs 1 crore, three gold biscuits on dead passenger

According to initial investigation, it was found that the deceased was a resident of Raipur in Chattisgarh.

Syndicate leader murder: Family lives in fear, says was killed as he demanded share
Syndicate leader murder: Family lives in fear, says was killed as he demanded share

Aparna Roy, sister of the slain leader claimed, ‘He used to work for other Trinamool leaders. Trouble started when he started asking for his own share.’

Kolkata safest city in country, its police most efficient: Mamata Banerjee
Kolkata safest city in country, its police most efficient: Mamata Banerjee

“We may criticise the one or two instances where police officers are at fault, but we must also keep in mind that they work round the calendar on the streets,” CM Mamata Banerjee said.

Kolkata: After accident, Class V students asked to return on their own
Kolkata: After accident, Class V students asked to return on their own

Police claim they told the bus helper to drop the 10-year-olds to their schools.

Probing illegal transaction of Rs 345 cr by elected state representative: IT chief
Probing illegal transaction of Rs 345 cr by elected state representative: IT chief

The transactions had taken place between the financial year of 2008-2009 and the present.