Raj Bhavan is desperately looking for a Gharibabu-a person whose job was to wind the clocks and watches in a rich mans house in Kolkatas yesteryears.
For this 57-year-old Muslim housewife from Jadubari Chowk in Nandigram,life took a devastating turn on March 14,2007,when she lost her 17-year-old son in the police firing while protesting against the land acquisition for a chemical SEZ.
A day after Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee expressed his intention to seek Calcutta High Court's extension of the deadline for two-stroke autos to ply in the city...
At least 14 people,mostly dock workers,died after consuming spurious liquor in the Kidderpore Docks area on Sunday. Two others are battling for life in hospital.
The sound of those encouraging words from Mother Teresa in 1989 still rings in her ears. Today Chaitali Majumdar,despite all odds,is fighting a battle with a smile on her face and a desire in her heart to do good for others.
Luxury,you would say,is probably a sleek Piaget on your wrist,an expensive wine-and-cheese date at an expensive dining address or an hour at a fancy spa.
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has urged the citizens to oust the CPM-led government.
An unprecedented instance of political defiance was witnessed late on Friday night when Trinamool Congress supporters led by Mamata Banerjee held a sit-in demonstration...
Woman members of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) staged a demonstration in front of the convoy of state urban development minister Asok Bhattacharya in Siliguri on Saturday following the administrations decision to deploy more paramilitary forces in the Hills.
The Trinamool has refuted the allegations that the Auto Banchao Committee(ABC),supported by the party,was involved in the violence that rocked the city on Saturday.
Lalgarh and its adjoining blocks in West Midnapore again came under a siege as tribals,under the banner of Police Santras Birodhi Public Committee (PSBPC),launched the second phase of agitation in support of their 13-point demand on Saturday.
Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi has condemned the destruction of public property and the disruption in public life which the city witnessed after the government began phasing out two-stroke auto-rickshaws as per the High Courts verdict.
With the city reeling under violent protests by two-stroke auto owners for the past 48 hours,Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee wanted more time to find a solution.
Protesting against police atrocities,Trinamool-backed Auto Bachao Committe (ABC) and the Progressive Taxi Mens Union called a 12-hour auto and taxi strike in the city on Saturday.
Saturday witnessed large-scale incidents of rioting and arson by auto-rickshaw unions that rocked the city throughout the day.