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August 28, 2015 12:29 am

CPM politburo member Biman Bose was seriously injured during a clash between Left Front supporters and policemen during a rally called by Krisha Sabha, the agricultural front of the CPM, in central Kolkata on Thursday afternoon.

August 23, 2015 6:44 pm

"Political differences will continue. But for the development of the state, that will not matter," Jaitley said as he repeated the Prime Minister's call for increased economic activity in the eastern states.

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August 19, 2015 8:04 pm

Chowdhury was booked under non-bailable sections (307, 333) and other bailable charges of allegedly vandalising govt property, damaging public transport and beating up police personnel.

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“Growth and development is not visible in Bengal,” said Shah. "Where will development come from if so much money is pumped into Saradha investments,” Shah said hitting out at the Mamata Banerjee government.

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August 11, 2015 12:14 am

Party insiders said district officials had requested that the bandh be rescheduled since several programmes to observe Rajiv Gandhi’s birth anniversary were lined up on August 20.

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August 11, 2015 12:00 am

"I will ask for a waiver of loans for farmers, who have lost their crops and ensure they can go for alternative cultivation,” Mamata said before leaving for Delhi.

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August 5, 2015 12:39 am

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July 22, 2015 2:32 am

Attacking the BJP government at the Centre without naming it, she said the politics of danga that the rulers in Delhi are indulging in will not go too far.

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July 21, 2015 1:03 am

BJP leaders, who had put up a sit-in demonstration at Magrahat which had ran into its fifth day, claimed all the credit to themselves for the girl's return.

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July 15, 2015 7:29 pm

Guests were given lavish culinary delights ahead of the event in Burdwan

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July 10, 2015 5:15 pm

The robbers reportedly failed to take away anything except moving out the tabernacle that preserved the statue of Jesus.

July 5, 2015 4:28 am

Sugata Margit if currently the Director and Reserve Bank of India Professor of Industrial Economics at the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Kolkata.

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July 5, 2015 1:52 am

The official invitation from the Jyoti Basu birth centenary celebration committee has already reached Somnath Chatterjee and he has accepted the invitation.

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July 4, 2015 7:59 pm

Top forest officials confirmed that this is the seventh case of rhino poaching in the Wildlife sanctuary in the past one and half years.

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July 2, 2015 4:09 pm

Rescue operations taken up jointly by Sahastra Sena Bal (SSB) and the state police officials have been affected due to the heavy downpour.

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July 1, 2015 12:00 am

The members of Scottish Church College Students' Union put up a demonstration in front of the college and stalled the admission procedure.

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June 27, 2015 1:23 pm

The venom was was stored in containers inside schoolbags which the accused were carrying.

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June 23, 2015 11:03 am

The mutilated carcass of the leopard was hung from a tree for public display with its four claws chopped off on Saturday.

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June 17, 2015 8:44 pm

The government counsel submitted that the press had misquoted the court's observation, and prayed that a notice be issued to the concerned media houses.

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June 17, 2015 12:25 pm

TMCP block president Soumitra Bandopadhyay allegedly threatened the police over phone

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June 7, 2015 10:16 pm

Buddheswar Pal got agitated after a quarrel with the hawker and beheaded him with a sharp weapon in full public view this afternoon, a senior police offer said.

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June 3, 2015 4:56 am

Congress MLAs further alleged that bomb attacks have been carried out in the houses of Congress councillors in Kharagpur.

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June 2, 2015 4:12 am

These departments will prepare a future roadmap and submit it with the party’s state unit by June 10.

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June 2, 2015 4:07 am

State Law Minister Chandrima Bhattacharya refused to comment on the order, saying that the government will have to go through its details first.

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June 2, 2015 3:51 am

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee targetted almost every official and minister with her scathing.

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June 2, 2015 5:29 am

Mamata, who was speaking at the seminar, outlined the initiatives taken by her government to facilitate faster business growth.

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May 27, 2015 12:40 pm

Manabi Bandopadhyay will take charge of Krishnanagar Women’s college next month.

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May 24, 2015 2:41 pm

Hansda's wife, Churki Hansda died on the spot in the explosion while the Trinamool leader who sustained injuries, was rushed to Bolpur sub-divisional hospital.

May 22, 2015 12:02 pm

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May 17, 2015 9:58 am

The CPI(M) for the first time in six years is showing some signs of recovery in West Bengal, which it ruled for over 35 years till its humiliating defeat in 2011.

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May 15, 2015 5:43 pm

"If I don't go, some people will say I lack courtesy. If I go, you will do Hindu-Muslim politics."

May 13, 2015 3:07 am

Midnapore district court judge will decide the quantum of punishment on Tuesday, that might range from life imprisonment to death.

May 13, 2015 3:02 am

The Kolkata blast took place soon after the train left Titagarh station and was heading for Khardaha station.

May 12, 2015 10:58 am

Here are five bomb blasts that have taken place in West Bengal in recent times.

May 11, 2015 3:14 am

Charka, a Muslim village surrounded by Hindu-dominated one, never really faced communal violence during the CPM reign.

May 10, 2015 1:34 am

The blast took place at around 8.30 am inside the house where bombs were stocked and the splinters injured the women, he said.

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