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WB Governor urges Centre, state to jointly look into 'Bangladeshi infiltration' issue  Mar 28, 3:44 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 28 (ANI): West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Saturday said the central and the state government must jointly look into the issue of cross border infiltration and take all the necessary measures to stop the illegal immigration of Bangladeshi nationals in the state.
Police bust betting racket in Kolkata   Mar 26, 7:45 am
Kolkata, Mar. 26 (ANI): Police in Kolkata have busted a cricket betting racket and arrested six people besides recovering over Rs 35 lakh cash.
CBI raids residences of Odisha Central Bank of India employees   Mar 25, 10:12 am
Odisha, Mar. 25 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) units in Kolkata and Uttar Pradesh jointly raided the residences of the managers and employees of Central Bank of India in Bhubaneswar and Baripadan in connection with financial irregularities.
'Victims' rejoice after SC scraps Section 66A of IT Act  Mar 24, 1:01 pm
Ahmedabad/ Kolkata, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court's decision to scrap the Section 66A of the IT Act was welcomed by the people who had to face the brunt of the controversial legislature on Tuesday.
NIA arrests one more suspect in Burdwan blast case   Mar 23, 9:30 am
Kolkata, Mar. 23 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on arrested a person from a railway station in Kolkata, suspected of carrying out militant activities and playing a role in the Burdwan blast case.
NCW concerned over delayed justice in nun gang-rape case  Mar 22, 9:39 am
Kolkata, Mar. 22 (ANI): The National Commission for Women has condemned the West Bengal State Government for no arrests in the elderly nun gang-rape case even after a week.
Kolkata customers relish sweets depicting cricketers  Mar 22, 7:48 am
Kolkata, Mar. 22 (ANI): Visitors are thronging a sweet shop in Kolkata to buy sweets depicting the country's cricket team.
Abdul Basit invites Mamata to visit Pakistan  Mar 18, 8:12 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 18 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who met Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit at Nabanna on Wednesday, said that she has received an invitation to visit Pakistan.
Top Cardinal satisfied over decision to hand over nun gang-rape case to CBI  Mar 18, 6:05 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 18 (ANI): Catholic Bishop's Conference of India president, Cardinal Baselios Cleemis, on Wednesday expressed his delight and satisfaction over the West Bengal Government's move to hand over the probe into the 71-year-old nun gang-rape case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
India, Pak to play a bilateral series in December  Mar 17, 9:27 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 17 (ANI): Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Tuesday said that India and Pakistan would be playing a bilateral series in December this year.
Students' body holds protest in Kolkata over Nadia incident  Mar 17, 5:27 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 17 (ANI): The All India Democratic Students' Organisation (AIDSO) on Wednesday held a protest against the alleged gang-rape of an elderly nun in Nadia district, which sent ripples of shock across the country.
Kolkata holds candlelight vigil to express solidarity with nun  Mar 16, 7:00 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 16 (ANI): Thousands of people across Kolkata on Monday participated in a candlelight vigil held to express solidarity with the 72-year-old nun, who was gangraped at a convent school in West Bengal's Nadia district.
TMC gives notice to Rajya Sabha to raise nun gang-rape issue  Mar 16, 10:25 am
Kolkata, Feb.16 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Monday gave a notice to the Rajya Sabha to raise the issue of the alleged gang-rape of an elderly nun West Bengal's Nadia district.
WB Governor condemns gang-rape of nun in Nadia  Mar 15, 2:23 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 15 (ANI): West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Sunday expressed his concern over the gang-rape of a 72-year-old nun in West Bengal and said such incidents taking place at religious places are condemnable.
72-year-old nun gang-raped in West Bengal  Mar 14, 7:29 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 14 (ANI): A 72-year-old nun was allegedly gang-raped at a convent school in Ranaghat area of West Bengal's Nadia district on Saturday.
Sharad Yadav criticised for calling South Indian women 'dark skinned'  Mar 13, 7:30 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 13 (ANI): Woman rights activist Saswati Ghosh on Friday criticised Janata Dal (United) (JD (U)) leader Sharad Yadav for his remark on the skin colour of South Indian women in the Parliament.
Mamata wishes students appearing for higher secondary exams  Mar 12, 10:31 am
Kolkata, Mar. 12 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has conveyed her best wishes to the students appearing for the higher secondary examinations scheduled to begin today
'New TMC members more competent than me': Mukul Roy  Mar 1, 3:47 pm
Kolkata, Mar. 1 (ANI): Former Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy on Sunday asserted that the party workers who had replaced him are more competent, predicting their rise in the political organisation.
Mukul Roy sacked as TMC gen secretary  Feb 28, 5:07 pm
Kolkata, Feb. 28 (ANI): Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy on Saturday was relieved from his position as party general secretary by the All India Trinamool Working Committee.
People of Kolkata expect 'middle-class friendly' Budget  Feb 28, 9:48 am
Kolkata, Feb. 28 (ANI): The people of Kolkata expect Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to present a 'middle-class friendly' Budget for fiscal 2015-16, on Saturday.
Mamata congratulates Nitish Kumar  Feb 20, 6:51 pm
Kolkata/Patna, Feb. 20 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee on Friday congratulated senior Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar, who will take oath as the Bihar Chief Minister on February 22.
Mamata to meet Sheikh Hasina, Abdul Hamid during Bangladesh visit  Feb 19, 5:46 pm
Kolkata, Feb. 19 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that she would be meeting Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina during her three-day visit to the country.
Sonowal urges corporates to extend their CSR support to make India a sports super power  Feb 17, 7:09 pm
Kolkata, Feb.17 (ANI): Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday called upon corporate houses to extend their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) support to make India the super power in the world of sports.
Mamata thanks people for bypoll results, says nobody can divide TMC  Feb 16, 5:27 pm
Kolkata, Feb.16 (ANI): Thanking the people for the bypoll results which went in favour of the TMC, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday dismissed any speculation of rift within her party, stating that nobody can divide the TMC.
Calcutta HC grants bail to Rajat Majumdar in Saradha scam  Feb 16, 3:09 pm
Kolkata, Feb.16 (ANI): The Calcutta High Court on Monday granted bail to Trinamool Congress (TMC) vice-president Rajat Majumdar in connection with the Saradha chit-fund scam case.