Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

North Bengal


Mamata to begin four-day north Bengal visit today

October 17, 2022 3:42 am

There is an administrative meeting scheduled in Jalpaiguri district on October 18 that the CM will attend. On October 19, she will participate in a Vijaya Sammilani programme to be organised by the police administration in Siliguri.

Acid fly infection scare in north Bengal

July 08, 2022 5:01 am

The infection first appeared in Sikkim and has since been around, officials said. About 100 students of North Bengal University (NBU), Siliguri, are now affected by the virus. The fear and panic has gripped students so much that many left hostels to head back to their home.

TMC eyes Rajbanshi support in bid to deepen North Bengal footprint

February 20, 2022 5:24 am

During her recent visit to Cooch Behar district, Banerjee announced a slew of projects for the community, which represents a major votebank in North Bengal.

‘North Bengal to see development like never before’

February 17, 2022 6:40 am

Speaking at an event in Cooch Behar, organised on the occasion of local hero Chila Roy's 512th birth anniversary, Banerjee said, “Let the whole country know the story of Chila Roy's achievements and heroism.”

North Bengal viral outbreak: Boost paediatric infrastructure, state govt tells public hospitals

September 18, 2021 4:48 am

A team of five doctors visited Jalpaiguri on Friday to take stock of the situation as almost 760 children are in treatment in north Bengal for various viral diseases.

North Bengal: 130 kids down with respiratory illness; govt braces for outbreak

September 16, 2021 5:38 am

With doctors in government hospitals saying that they fear a massive outbreak in paediatric respiratory cases, an expert committee set up by the state government met in Kolkata to discuss treatment and testing protocols.

3 BJP MLAs held for flouting lockdown rules, released later

May 17, 2021 5:39 am

The legislators, who were apprehended while they were staging a sit-in in Siliguri’s Safdar Hashmi Chowk, claimed they maintained all Covid-19 protocols during the protest and there was no gathering at the spot.

‘Duare Sarkar’ will be TMC’s trump card in polls: CM Mamata Banerjee

December 15, 2020 10:52 am

Banerjee, who will address a rally in Cooch Behar (South) on Tuesday, asked party leaders to successfully implement the government’s ‘Duare Sarkar’ outreach programme, labelling it the TMC’s “trump card” for the upcoming Assembly elections.

Mamata pushes for ‘new Darjeeling’

September 04, 2014 1:30 am

She also announced four hydel projects worth Rs 3,300 crore.

‘Tea gardens facing famine-like situation’

August 23, 2014 1:39 am

The tea gardens in North Bengal are facing a ‘famine-like situation’.