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Calcutta High Court quashes notice for meeting to remove Bidhannagar mayor

Justice Samapti Chattopadhyay directed the BMC chairperson to convene the meeting on the basis of a requisition by 35 of the civic body's 41 councillors expressing 'no confidence' in Dutta.

Calcutta High Court admits petition challenging removal of La Martiniere schools' board members

Two of the oldest schools in the country, the La Martiniere for Boys' and Girls' are among the most prestigious educational institutions in Kolkata.


Chargesheet in Narada sting case likely in a month, CBI tells Calcutta High Court

In the sting operation, which was claimed to have been carried out in 2014, some persons resembling senior TMC leaders are seen accepting money from the representatives of a fictitious company in return for favours.

BJP to move Supreme Court challenging Calcutta HC's stay on rath yatra

BJP President Dilip Ghosh said the party will continue to hold protest meets to condemn the state government’s attempts to stall the rath yatras. The party was scheduled to begin its rath yatras from December 7.

Calcutta HC stays single bench order on BJP yatras

The single-judge bench Thursday had said that courts can “interfere” if the administration exercises its discretionary power in a “whimsical and unreasonable manner”.

BJP yatra: Mamata govt challenges High Court order before division bench, hearing tomorrow

The move comes after the single bench of Justice Tapabrata Chakraborty rejected the government's decision to refuse permission for the rallies over apprehensions of communal unrest.


Calcutta High Court raps Mamata govt, asks officials to decide on BJP ‘rath yatras’ by Dec 14

Modifying a single bench order passed Wednesday, which had put the ‘rath yatras’ on hold till January 9, the division bench of Justices Biswanath Somadder and A Mukherjee lifted the injunction and disposed of the BJP’s petition.

Rath Yatra cancelled, BJP workers make do with Rash Yatra in West Bengal's Cooch Behar

Expecting a positive response from the court, the BJP had left no stone unturned to ensure all arrangements were made for its workers to reach the venue on time.

Calcutta HC directs govt to hold meeting with BJP, decide on granting permission to 'Rath Yatra'

The division bench has directed the state government officials to take a decision on their rallies by December 14 and convey the same to BJP. The division also lifted the injunction on BJP's Rath Yatra till January 9 by modifying the single bench order and disposed off the BJP's petition.

Calcutta HC grants interim bail to Bharati Ghosh’s husband

During the bail hearing, his advocate Debasish Roy submitted that he had been falsely implicated in the case. Roy also submitted that Ghosh has received a “restraining order” on her arrest by the Supreme Court.