Tag: Bengal

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  • JNU students union chief Aishe Ghosh joins anti-CAA rally at JU

    JNU students union chief Aishe Ghosh joins anti-CAA rally at JU

    Describing the BJP-RSS combine as the biggest threat to the nation, Miss Ghosh urged the students to foil the attempt by the fascist forces to occupy space in the universities.

    February 15, 2020
  • E-W Metro’s maiden commercial voyage

    E-W Metro’s maiden commercial voyage

    The morning of the ‘day of love,’ was equally enthralling for both motorman S. Chowdhury, and the commuters of the first phase of Line-II.

    February 15, 2020
  • N-E insurgency has declined

    N-E insurgency has declined

    The Army commander speaking at Fort William during the investiture ceremony today said “Myanmar Army had conducted operations which led to several insurgents group to run to this Indian side and surrender. ULFA-I is not a potent group any more. Indian Army has withdrawn most troops from North East areas while more will be withdrawn if state government decides security situation is normalising.”

    February 15, 2020
  • Ranji Roundup: Bengal, Karnataka win, through to quarters

    Ranji Roundup: Bengal, Karnataka win, through to quarters

    Shahbaz Ahmed took four wickets, adding to the seven he took in the first innings, as Punjab fell for 141 while chasing a target of 190.

    February 15, 2020
  • Ranji roundup: Sarfaraz Khan hits 177; Bengal fight back

    Ranji roundup: Sarfaraz Khan hits 177; Bengal fight back

    Captain Aditya Tare then anchored the tail to take Mumbai to 427 before the bowlers reduced Madhya Pradesh to 200/7.

    February 14, 2020
  • Balurghat -Howrah train schedule to change

    Balurghat -Howrah train schedule to change

    The chief public relations officer of the Kathihar division of the Railways has said that rail minister Pijush Goyal is scheduled to flag off the train through a video conference tomorrow evening.

    February 13, 2020
  • Power bill to shoot up if consumers want bills every month

    Power bill to shoot up if consumers want bills every month

    The state power minister Mr Sovandeb Chatterjee today said in the Assembly that there would be a hike in establishment costs if a system of monthly electricity bills for consumers outside the purview of the CESC's distribution network in the state is introduced, and this would affect them also.

    February 13, 2020
  • Thousands walk with Mamata in Durgapur anti-CAA rally

    Thousands walk with Mamata in Durgapur anti-CAA rally

    The Chief Minister arrived in a helicopter today from Bankura and directly went to Bhiringi More by road to attend the rally.

    February 13, 2020
  • Left parties to organise nationwide protest against BJP’s divisive politics

    Left parties to organise nationwide protest against BJP’s divisive politics

    BJP's politics of divisiveness, communalism had caused enmities between religion groups while development has taken the back seat, Left Front chairman Biman Bose said in a statement.

    February 13, 2020
  • Delay in eminence tag for Jadavpur may be ABVP’s chief poll plank

    Delay in eminence tag for Jadavpur may be ABVP’s chief poll plank

    The student wing of the saffron outfit is leaving no stone unturned to gain a toehold in the university which has been a launching pad of several anti- CAA agitations one of which spilled over in the heckling of Union minister Babul Supriyo last year.

    February 12, 2020
  • Many drinking water projects complete ahead of KMC polls

    Many drinking water projects complete ahead of KMC polls

    The KMC has completed construction of at least four semi-underground reservoirs cum booster pumping stations which are slated to be inaugurated in the next three days while another similar project has been taken up in ward 96 to alleviate drinking water woes.

    February 12, 2020
  • East-West metro: All eyes on 13 Feb launch

    East-West metro: All eyes on 13 Feb launch

    The inauguration of six stations namely Sector V, Karunamoyee, Central Park, City Centre, Bengal Chemical and Salt Lake Stadium, is to be done by union railway minister Piyush Goyal.

    February 12, 2020
  • BJP now stateless party, says Mamata

    BJP now stateless party, says Mamata

    She said, “On behalf of the people of Bengal, I have already congratulated my friend Arvind Kejriwal for his landslide victory and the residents of Delhi for choosing secular forces.”

    February 12, 2020
  • TV soap actress found hanging

    TV soap actress found hanging

    The deceased, according to her family members, was suffering from severe depression since a few months as she was not getting proper opportunity to perform as a lead performer on the screen.

    February 11, 2020
  • Bengal bucks national trend; uptick in economy

    Bengal bucks national trend; uptick in economy

    There is also an uptick in state revenue, shooting up of the state's capital expenditure, a marked rise in-state plan expenditure in agriculture and allied services and other sectors.

    February 11, 2020
  • CM urges PM to work together with Opposition parties to revive economy

    CM urges PM to work together with Opposition parties to revive economy

    She even alleged that the Centre has deprived Bengal of around Rs 89 crore which could have helped the state in undertaking more development work.

    February 11, 2020
  • Bengal Budget introduces slew of social sector projects

    Bengal Budget introduces slew of social sector projects

    State finance minister Amit Mitra in his Budget for 20-21 with an outlay of Rs 2,55,677 crore announced a host of social schemes especially for scheduled caste, scheduled tribe and tea garden workers.

    February 11, 2020