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Nov 23, 2018
Litterbugs in Kolkata may now have to shell out a maximum fine of Rs 1 lakh for dumping garbage on roadThe fine has been raised through an amendment to section 338 of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (second amendment) Act which was passed in the West Bengal Assembly
Nov 14, 2018
Renaming of West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee slams Centre for delay in clearing proposal passed in JulyOn 26 July, the West Bengal Assembly passed a resolution unanimously to change the name of the state to "Bangla" in the three most-spoken languages Bengali, Hindi and English and sent the proposal to the Union home ministry.
Aug 14, 2018
Somnath Chatterjee's body draped in Mohun Bagan's flag as family turns down CPM's offer to use party flagIn lines with Somnath Chatterjee's wishes, his body was donated to medical science and handed over to the government-run Seth Sukhlal Karnani Memorial Hospital after being accorded a gun salute.
Dec 01, 2017
West Bengal: Congress, Left stage walkout from Assembly after Speaker refuses to discuss farmers' issuesOpposition Congress and Left Front jointly staged a walkout in West Bengal Assembly on Thursday after Speaker Biman Banerjee refused a discussion on farmers allegedly not getting right price for produce
Nov 28, 2017
West Bengal Assembly passes Biswa Bangla University Bill to set up new varsity in SantiniketanThe Bill was tabled by Education minister Partha Chatterjee who in his reply said that it was surprising to see the Opposition Left Front and Congress members objecting to the use of the words Biswa Bangla
Nov 23, 2017
West Bengal: Congress, Left Front stage walkout from Assembly after demand for discussion on dengue turned downThe Opposition Congress and the Left Front on Thursday staged a walkout from the West Bengal Assembly after their demand for a discussion on dengue situation in the state was not allowed.
Jul 30, 2017
Rajya Sabha polls: CPM nominee's candidature validity to be ascertained on 31 JulyBhattacharya, a former Kolkata mayor, filed his nomination as a left front backed CPM candidate on Friday, the last date for submission of papers for the 8 August polls.
Jul 17, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: TMC, CPM, BJP legislators cast vote in West Bengal AssemblyVoting for the presidential election was underway at the West Bengal Assembly with several legislators casting their votes.
May 25, 2017
Congress, Left Front to boycott West Bengal Assembly after no-confidence motion disallowedThe opposition Congress and the Left Front decided to boycott the ongoing West Bengal Assembly session after no-confidence motion is disallowed
Mar 03, 2017
West Bengal passes stringent bill against medical negligence in private hospitalsThe West Bengal Assembly on Thursday passed a bill to regulate functioning of private health facilities, providing for up to three year jail terms and trials under the IPC for offenders and fines up to Rs 50 lakh in case of death of patients due to medical negligence.