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  • Asansol shop owners meet law minister on eviction notice by railways

    Asansol shop owners meet law minister on eviction notice by railways

    These shop owners have been staying in these shops for more than 50 years and without proper compensation, their livelihood will be in danger.

    April 24, 2022
  • Bengal bypoll results: Trinamool leads in Ballygunge, Asansol

    Bengal bypoll results: Trinamool leads in Ballygunge, Asansol

    In Ballygunge, after the third round of counting, the total votes that went in favour of Supriyo was 9,751 votes.

    April 16, 2022
  • West Bengal: Polling underway for bypolls in Asansol, Ballygunge

    West Bengal: Polling underway for bypolls in Asansol, Ballygunge

    The bypolls were necessitated after former Union Minister Babul Supriyo resigned as the Lok Sabha MP of Asansol after resigning from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He later joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC).

    April 12, 2022
  • TMC confident of scripting history in Asansol

    TMC confident of scripting history in Asansol

    Partha Mukherjee, CPM candidate hopes that the work of the red volunteers will help him immensely during the Covid period. “No other party, except the CPM can fight the issues of price rise and saving the CPSUs of Asansol in LS,”

    April 12, 2022
  • Bypolls: TMC banks on star power

    Bypolls: TMC banks on star power

    “I have come here to script history and want to know whether Narendra Modi considers himself an insider or an outsider in Varanasi,” asked Mr Sinha after filing his papers and refuting the BJP claim that he is an outsider in Asansol.

    March 22, 2022
  • Asansol LS nominee Shotgun Sinha happy to connect with Bengal

    Asansol LS nominee Shotgun Sinha happy to connect with Bengal

    The Bollywood actor-turned-politician said, long back people had approached him to join the Trinamul Congress but he had not taken the offer seriously. “At that time Babul (Supriyo) was the sitting MP from Asansol and with the BJP. I did not want to come in confrontation with him as he too is from the artist fraternity.”

    March 15, 2022
  • Gati Shakti cargo terminal comes up at Asansol

    Gati Shakti cargo terminal comes up at Asansol

    “Transportation by rail is good for the economy as it is the most energy-efficient and the most economical mode of transport. The commissioning of this terminal and more such terminals will have a very positive impact on the economy of the nation,”

    March 11, 2022
  • Doordarshan centre in Asansol to shut down, Babul slams Centre

    Doordarshan centre in Asansol to shut down, Babul slams Centre

    The Asansol HPT was inaugurated by Indira Gandhi herself, a month before the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Later the LPT centres at Behrampore and Kurseong were set up. As a result, the viewers will now have to opt for local cable tv networks or DTH connections.

    October 6, 2021
  • Three killed as Asansol records highest single-day rainfall in 43 yrs

    Three killed as Asansol records highest single-day rainfall in 43 yrs

    About 1.86 lakh cusecs of water has been released from the Durgapur barrage and the release will further increase at night, sources said. This huge release of water will further worsen the flood scenario in the lower Damodar basin. The dams of DVC in Maithon and Panchet are full.

    October 1, 2021
  • TMC could field Saayoni Ghosh in Asansol LS seat bypoll

    TMC could field Saayoni Ghosh in Asansol LS seat bypoll

    Speculation is rife that Babul Supriyo will become a Rajya Sabha MP in the seat left by TMC’s Arpita Ghosh and Saayoni Ghosh will fight as the TMC candidate for the Asansol Lok Sabha seat. The presence of Babul Supriyo , who is a good speaker will further strengthen the TMC in the Rajya Sabha, political sources feel.

    September 20, 2021
  • Ghosh faces protest for denying entry to old supporter during meet

    Ghosh faces protest for denying entry to old supporter during meet

    Veteran party leader of Ninghya in Jamuria, Ganesh Chandra Sarnakar alleged that the party leadership had invited him in the meeting and later misbehaved with him.

    June 8, 2021
  • Relief for office-goers: 400 more buses hit roads

    Relief for office-goers: 400 more buses hit roads

    Volvo buses owned by some big private operators in the city were also rolled out.

    June 16, 2020
  • Bread feels the heat: Shortage of labourers in bakery industry

    Bread feels the heat: Shortage of labourers in bakery industry

    Plagued by the outbreak of the pandemic of corona virus, the bakery industry in the city is badly hit due to acute shortage of labourers.

    April 2, 2020
  • Fourth airport in Bengal ready for commercial flights

    Fourth airport in Bengal ready for commercial flights

    Moloy Ghatak, state law, judiciary and labour minister, while speaking at a seminar on ‘Driving growth to the next level’ organised by the Merchants Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI), said that the construction work of the airstrip of the Steel Authority of India Limited (Sail) is almost complete and he expects flight operations to commence very soon.

    March 15, 2020
  • Innovation necessary to stop illegal mining

    Innovation necessary to stop illegal mining

    The illegal mining has caused many accidental deaths and also contributed to worsening of law and order in many pockets of the coal field but the genesis of the problem and its solution have seldom been thought of.

    February 9, 2020
  • Asansol industrial units served notices for flouting eco-norms

    Asansol industrial units served notices for flouting eco-norms

    All these thirteen industrial units had been given a thirty-day time frame to reply to the show-cause notice.

    February 1, 2020
  • First dengue death in Asansol this year

    First dengue death in Asansol this year

    A team of experts of the health department of Asansol Municipal Corporation (AMC) led by Dipak Ganguly visited the ward today and interacted with the locals.

    December 11, 2019