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4 injured in bomb blast in Bengal

November 27, 2022 7:36 pm

An official of Barrackpore Police Commissionerate said as per information, an altercation took place between some wedding party members and a local resident over playing music at the marriage hall on Saturday night.

Cyclone Sitrang: Bengal districts experience rain, Diwali shopping affected

October 25, 2022 7:01 am

The effect of the cyclone was, however, felt from Monday early morning in the coastal districts of West Bengal

2023 Bengal panchayat polls will be 'grand affair': Jailed TMC leader

September 01, 2022 11:46 am

Anubrata Mondal made the remark before reporters while being brought to Kolkata from Asansol for production before the MP/MLA Court in Bidhannagar in connection with the 2010 Mangalkot blast.

Ganesha Puja gaining popularity in Kali's city

August 31, 2022 2:42 pm

Ganesha Puja, introduced in public spaces by Lokmanya Tilak on the lines of Bengal's Durga Puja, has now become popular in Kolkata, where people have been devotees of goddesses Kali and Durga

Explained: Why the 1947 Boundary Commission awards for Punjab, Bengal irked India

August 14, 2022 11:50 am

On August 17, 1947, two days after Independence, the award of the Boundary Commissions for the partition of Punjab and Bengal was announced. What were the main objections to the awards, and what was the reaction of political leaders in India and Pakistan?

Cases of 'kala azar' or black fever reported in Bengal: All you need to know

July 16, 2022 4:54 pm

Kala azar or leishmaniases is one of the most dangerous neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) which is endemic in 76 countries with approximately 200 million people at risk of infection, according to

Bengal: One of prime suspects in murder of three TMC workers nabbed

July 09, 2022 1:27 pm

Local panchayat member Swapan Majhi, and two of his associates -- Bhootnath Pramanik and Jhantu Majhi – were killed after being shot at and then stabbed with sharp weapons by unidentified people in Dharmatola area of Canning in the district on July 7.

Ranji Trophy 2022: Bengal script a unique record against Jharkhand

June 09, 2022 12:31 am

Bengal created a world record in first-class cricket during the quarterfinal against Jharkhand.

If Saha is stubborn, we have to give him NoC: CAB

May 27, 2022 5:39 pm

Saha wasn’t picked for the one-off Test in England, but he has had a good outing in the IPL for Gujarat Titans, scoring 312 runs from 10 matches.

Happy Bengali New Year 2022: Wishes Images, Status, Quotes, Messages, Photos, and Greetings

April 15, 2022 3:45 pm

Happy Bengali New Year (Subho Noboborsho) 2022 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Messages, Photos: As you celebrate this joyous and auspicious occasion, send these wishes to your loved ones


Political cartoons from Bengal (1950-70) reflect the socio-political milieu of the times

July 13, 2022 4:55 pm

Some of the works are by Sailo Narayan Chakraborty, Debiprasad Roy Choudhury, Kutty, Chandi Lahiri, Rebati Bushan and Amal Chakraborty

How Bengal, Odisha look after cyclone landfall

May 20, 2020 8:37 pm

Cyclone Amphan, which has now weakened from Super Cyclone to an Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm is the second super cyclone to have had formed over the Bay of Bengal in two decades.


People naming me should present facts: Gulam Rasool

January 12, 2016 7:35 am

New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader Gulam Rasool Balyawi on Tuesday said that he was being falsely accused and his name was being dragged into the Malda incident and such an act was condemnable. He stressed that since elections were coming up in Bengal, the issue is being brought to the forefront. He added that the people accusing him should come up with facts.

TMC creates ruckus when in power: CPI (M)

January 06, 2016 9:14 am

New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): Communist Party of India (M) Hannan Mollah on Wednesday said that Bengal is being ruled by hooligans who are creating ruckus. He said the party in power has given many hate speeches to create tension in the society. He said such a commotion erupts during the tenure of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee only. He further said that anyone who tried to stand up against them was threatened.