Monday, Oct 03, 2022

West Bengal government


HC rejects govt plea to review DA payment order

September 23, 2022 4:26 am

Bench asks Chief Secy, another official to file affidavit by Nov 4 as why ‘rule of contempt’ shall not be issued against them

Centre stalling 3 proposed new airports in Bengal: CM

September 16, 2022 4:39 am

Addressing a state government programme at Kharagpur, Banerjee said that her main focus was to create job opportunities in the state which will soon be the first among states in terms of employment creation.

Police Day: Upper age for hiring constables raised to 30

September 01, 2022 12:20 am

“Police officials had some long-standing demands, which we have tried to resolve. For the recruitment of constables, we have increased the upper age limit, which was earlier 27 to 30 years. This will help a number of trained forces be part of the recruitment process,” she added.

Grand rally today to celebrate UNESCO tag for Durga Puja

August 31, 2022 11:52 pm

According to sources in the government, the rally will have colourful tableaux with traditional conch sound and folk dance. Many puja committees are expected to take part in the rally.

Advisory on monkeypox: Arrange isolation beds, Bengal govt tells CMOHs

August 05, 2022 3:08 am

“If a suspected/probable case is found, the information should be shared with the State Surveillance Unit SSU/Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme (IDSP) immediately,” said a senior health official.  According to the state Health Department, there is no suspected monkeypox case in the state.

Hunger Watch Report II released: MNREGA work hit by state-Centre conflict, 1.4 crore families affected

July 29, 2022 3:49 am

“MNREGA functions on the basis of demand and as a result the lack of it is a major blow to workers. Health, education, all of the spheres of their liver are being affected,” said another member of the team.

TMC’s abstention from V-P election makes it look churlish, also undermines itself in a time of shrinking Opposition

July 23, 2022 9:23 am

The Vice President of India presides over the Rajya Sabha, which is the House where the Opposition, heavily outnumbered by the ruling BJP in Lok Sabha, still has a significant presence and voice, to express its views and demand accountability.

No complaints of corruption in Central schemes in panchayat system here: Union minister

July 14, 2022 3:58 am

Addressing a press conference at the BJP office in Hastings area here, Patil said there were no complaints of any corruption in the Central schemes in the state's panchayat system.

Bureaucrats have turned into puppets of ruling party: Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

July 14, 2022 3:55 am

Hitting out at the state government, the Governor said, “We have been hearing tall claims of investments in the state for the past three years. But, in reality, no such investments materialised as yet. Unless we open up against the system, the future generation will never forgive us.”

TMC Govt Scheme: 8,000 students get credit cards for pursuing higher education

July 08, 2022 5:12 am

CM tells students to ‘think positive’, says education standard has improved