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Nepal quake: 5 killed, over 50 injured as West Bengal feels tremors

In Malda over 125 school children were caught in the midst of severe shaking when the quake hit.

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West Bengal municipal polls disrupted after earthquake hit the state

Polls for 90 municipalities were disrupted after panic broke because of the massive earthquake.


Polls to 91 civic bodies in West Bengal begin amid tight security

The civic polls in Bengal will be a test for the BJP, which aims to become a major political force.

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Mamata Banerjee renames six townships

Among them, Siliguri will be known as Teesta — a major river in North Bengal — and Bolpur as Gitabitan, a popular compilation of songs of Rabindranath Tagore.

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Bengal making highest progress in toilets: CM Mamata Banerjee

“Nadia is now Open Defecation Free, the first in the country in the last two years,” Mamata announced on FB.


Ankit Keshri’s death: Traumatised Sourav Mondal still picking up the pieces

Mondal’s life and cricket career have taken an unprecedented twist following his team-mate Ankit Keshri’s death.


In Sitaram Yechury, state CPM sees hope for ‘Bengal line’

Insiders said a large number of central committee members threw their weight behind Yechury against S R Pillai.


VHP, RSS activists set Pak flag on fire, BJP says don’t approve

They demanded that a strong message be sent to those who live in India and those support Pakistan and it cause.

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SEC U-turn: ‘No major disruption of law and order’

In all, the parties had lodged 19 complaints with the SEC, demanding repolls in 26 wards.


West Bengal: Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections end, record around 60% polling

Polling for the 144-seat Kolkata Municipal Corporation is underway amid tight security arrangements.


HC strikes down govt’s decision to withhold polls to seven civic bodies

The court ordered the government to start the election process in these seven civic bodies immediately.


West Bengal: NGT stays SEC order of using loudspeakers during Boards

The NGT said in its order that the use of loudspeakers will be guided by the Noise Pollution (Rules) 2000.


West Bengal: Jadavpur University website hacked

This is the second time the website had been hacked in quick successions.


Another potato farmer commits suicide, toll reaches 13

His family claimed Mondal consumed poison as he did not get remunerative price for his crops.


After President nod to Bill, govt sends ‘probe’ scare down chit fund operators’ spine

The final approval to the Bill came days after Mamata held a meeting with PM Modi in Delhi recently.