Nepal capital is home to some 20,000 Bengali goldsmiths, mostly from Midnapore
Polls for 90 municipalities were disrupted after panic broke because of the massive earthquake.
At 11.30 am Kolkata felt earthquake tremors that lasted for two minutes and was recorded 7.4 on Richter scale.
According to preliminary reports, soon after the voting began this morning at about 7 am bombs were hurled outside several polling booths in Katwa.
The civic polls in Bengal will be a test for the BJP, which aims to become a major political force.
Karat said the poor record of the Manmohan Singh-led govt had paved way for the advent of Modi in centre.
The CBI had sent a notice to the TMC on April 6 seeking the details of the party’s accounts since 2010.
The body of Bhabatosh Sarkar (48), missing for the past three days, was recovered from the forest last evening.
The NIA chargesheet throws light on the Bodo extremists being one of the end users of the bombs that were manufactured in Burdwan.
Notice issued to him under the provisions of the PMLA as he "failed to submit relevant documents" which the probe team had sought from him.
Top govt officials said that heads are likely to roll in police department for its failure to crack rape case.
"We have sent our team for investigation with all necessary equipment and will catch the culprits soon," she said.
The nun was allegedly raped and two other nuns were assaulted when a gang of about 12 armed men raided a school.
Now Trinamool Congress has 11 MPs in Rajya Sabha and 34 MPs in Lok Sabha.
"I could have put you in jail also, but I did not do that out of goodwill," irked Mamata dared media persons.
Police arrested four persons on Wednesday in connection with Tuesday's incident.
"Whatever is happening at Kalyani is unfortunate. Everybody should maintain discipline," said Tripathi.
"In 2016, it will be 'Bhaag BJP Bhaag'," party secretary-general and state Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said.
By-elections are being held to the Krishnaganj Assembly seat and the Bongaon Lok Sabha seat.
He also mocked TMC chief Mamata Banerjee for "not standing" beside Roy in his time of crisis.
The comments came a day after Roy was left out in the cold by Banerjee in its organisational shake-up.
The SC turned down the West Bengal govt and the Trinamool Congress's plea for its monitoring of the CBI probe.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee reiterated that her government would not forcibly acquire land for industries.
Roy was earlier asked to appear before CBI for interrogation by January 21.
The BJP leader wondered why senior TMC leader Mukul Roy was not facing CBI.