West Bengal floods: CPM MP asks Narendra Modi for special economic package, more NDRF units in state
A CPM MP urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to announce a special economic package for West Bengal where the flood situation was "worsening" everyday.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday visited Malda district where flood fury continued amid over 50 deaths in the state since 21 July.
Thousands affected as floods ravage Bihar, Assam, West Bengal; Army called in to assist with relief ops
Floods ravaged Assam, West Bengal, Bihar and North East affected millions as normal life remained affected.
North Bengal bound trains that originated from Sealdah and Howrah were terminated at various stations as heavy rains in sub-Himalayan districts of West Bengal led to a deluge.
The districts of Gangetic West Bengal are likely to receive moderate thunderstorm till Tuesday, the meteorological department said.
The West Bengal CID Saturday visited the residence of BJP's Rajya Sabha MP Roopa Ganguly here for questioning her in connection with a child trafficking case in Jalpaiguri, a senior official said
Violence came back to the northern Bengal hills on Thursday as angry GJM supporters went on a rampage torching public property after a police raid on Bimal Gurung's house
West Bengal tea workers' strike: Trade unions demand minimum wage; protests spread to Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling
The joint forum of trade unions of the tea industry in Bengal began a two-day industrial strike, demanding implementation of minimum wage, among other things
Professor Soma Chaudhuri has studied for over a decade the problem of witch-hunting in the tea plantation community of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal
A sex workers' organisation is using X-Ray test as a tool to determine the age of the girls who are about to join flesh trade in West Bengal
BJP arrested a massive erosion in its vote share (in fact, compared to 4% in 2011 Assembly polls it actually registered a 6% rise) and in at least 50 of the 294-seat Assembly it aided the ruling party by cutting into anti-incumbency votes.
Two men narrowly escaped when an an elephant in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district attacked their motorcycle after they tried to sneak past it.
A fresh tremor of magnitude 5.1 jolted parts of West Bengal on Monday evening triggering panic even as the death toll in India from Saturday's powerful earthquake in Nepal rose to 72.
A fresh tremblor measuring 5.1 on the Richter Scale was felt in Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling and some other districts across West Bengal on Monday evening.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said 108 people from the state who were in Nepal on various purposes were yet to be traced and efforts were on to locate them.
A state-run passenger bus going from Jalpaiguri town to Banarhat when passengers found the airtight tiffin box and informed the police.
Policemen on duty at the bungalow in the administrative area of the town spotted the bicycle near the place where the chief minister would be staying for the night.
In the wake of accusations against the TMC over the alleged gang-rape and murder of a girl in West Bengal, a ruling party leader on Friday claimed such accusations will only bolster the party membership.
The naked body of a girl has been found lying on railway tracks at Dhupguri in Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal.