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Feb 08, 2019
Narendra Modi in West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee sat on dharna 'to protect those who looted people', says PMNarendra Modi inaugurated the long-awaited circuit bench of the Calcutta High Court in the district and spoke about how it would help Jalpaiguri residents get speedy justice. He also said that people of north Bengal will no longer have to travel all the way to Kolkata
Jan 24, 2019
Mamata Banerjee pulls out all stops to ensure BJP loses Darjeeling seat: Binay Tamang's alliance admission puts wings in TMC chief's sailsHaving thundered at a "United India" rally she had organised of 23 Opposition parties in Kolkata, chief minister Mamata Banerjee has pulled out all stops to ensure that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is defeated in the Darjeeling Lok Sabha, which with its own distinctive political dynamics, has become a fight for prestige for her.
Oct 19, 2018
Mamata Banerjee's bid to rename West Bengal as 'Bangla' may run into obstacle from MHA againWest Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's efforts to rename the state 'Bangla' have again faced an obstacle from the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
Sep 27, 2018
Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls, uneasy calm over West Bengal hill districts as Mamata Banerjee, BJP up the anteCalm has certainly returned to the hills but underlying it all swirl questions of the political future of the region as it negotiates the roadblocks ahead.
Sep 05, 2018
Majerhat bridge collapse: NDRF, army personnel continue rescue operations; ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh announced to kin of deceasedRescue operations are still going on Wednesday after a portion of Majerhat bridge collapsed in south Kolkata.
Aug 30, 2018
Momo Challenge: ICSE association in West Bengal warns schools about 'game', suggests awareness drives for parents and studentsThe Association has asked schools to organise sensitisation drives among children and their parents about the danger of online games like Momo Challenge and Blue Whale.
Jul 24, 2018
With singing competition 'Darjeeling Rising Stars', police hopes to regain residents' faith after Gorkha stir last yearThe local police organised 'Darjeeling Rising Stars' as part of a venture to rebuild people's confidence in the force after the Gorkhaland protests last year.
Jun 24, 2018
West Bengal BJP unit to submit blueprint for Lok Sabha polls to Amit Shah, saffron party sets target of 26 seatsWest Bengal's BJP unit will present its strategy to win 26 parliamentary seats in the Lok Sabha polls, to party president Amit Shah this week
Apr 11, 2018
Bimal Gurung denies seeking meet with Mamata, intention to surrender in audio clip as Binay Tamang makes development pitchPolitical discourse in West Bengal’s Darjeeling and Kalimpong has suddenly turned febrile with an audio clip of fugitive Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leader Bimal Gurung emanating from an undisclosed location.
Mar 16, 2018
SC order dismissing GJM leader Bimal Gurung's plea seeking protection from arrest could alter political calculus in hillsThe Supreme Court has dismissed GJM leader Bimal Gurung’s petitions seeking protection from arrest. The ruling could alter the local political calculus.