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True homage to Netaji is to work with dedication to make India strong and progressive: President Mukherjee  Jan 23, 5:09 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 23 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday paid tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 118th birth anniversary, stating that true homage to the eminent freedom fighter would be to for the current generation to work with dedication towards making India.
Burdwan blast: Accused Rejaul Karim remanded in police custody  Jan 21, 5:51 pm
Kolkata, Jan.21 (ANI): A city court on Wednesday remanded Burdwan blast accused Mohammad Rejaul Karim to eight days in police custody.
Drugs case: ED officer questioning Punjab minister Majithia transferred to Kolkata  Jan 17, 2:20 pm
Chandigarh, Jan.17 (ANI): The government has transfereed Enforcement Directorate official Niranjan Singh to Kolkata.
Kolkata court sends six to jail till Jan.30 for raping Japanese student  Jan 16, 7:31 pm
Kolkata, Jan.16 (ANI): A court here sent six men accused of gang raping a 23-year-old Japanese student to jail till January 30 on Friday.
W.Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra remanded for judicial custody till Jan. 30  Jan 16, 5:56 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 16 (ANI): West Bengal Transport Minister and Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra on Friday was remanded for judicial custody till January 30 by the Alipore Court.
Madan Mitra produced before Alipore Court  Jan 16, 4:45 pm
Kolkata, Jan.16 (ANI): West Bengal Transport Minister and Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra was on Friday produced before the Alipore court.
Kolkata institute contributes towards Jammu and Kashmir flood victims  Jan 13, 5:17 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): Faculty and staff of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata (IISER) have responded to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal to contribute funds for victims of the floods in Jammu and Kashmir by making a contribution of one day of their salary.
Dalai Lama visits Mother Teresa's tomb in Kolkata  Jan 13, 10:34 am
Kolkata, Jan. 13 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama visited the Nobel Peace Prize-winning nun Mother Teresa's tomb in Kolkata.
Jadavpur University students celebrate after Mamata asks VC to resign  Jan 12, 8:32 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 12 (ANI): The students of Jadavpur University celebrated here on Monday after West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked Vice Chancellor Abhijit Chakrabati to step down from his post and met those on hunger strike demanding his removal.
Two injured in blast at Kolkata Cant. Railway station  Jan 10, 9:00 pm
Dumdum (Kolkata), Jan. 10 (ANI): Two people were injured in a crude bomb blast at Kolkata's Dumdum Cantonment railway station on Saturday.
Shashi Tharoor knows who killed his wife, alleges Swamy  Jan 10, 4:59 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 10 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday alleged that former union minister Shashi Tharoor knew about his wife Sunanda Pushkar's killer, and added that the Congress leader has been trying to cover up the case by telling lies.
Mamata pitches West Bengal as ideal investment destination  Jan 7, 2:22 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 7 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday made a strong pitch for her state being an ideal investment destination before prospective investors by listing out positives of doing business.
Idea behind Niti Aayog is to empower states: Jaitley  Jan 7, 1:59 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 7 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the idea behind having a new body replacing the Planning Commission is to give greater empowerment to states and to fit the command structure as per the current situation.
West Bengal has to re-emerge as industrial center, says Jaitley  Jan 7, 1:35 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 7 (ANI): Describing West Bengal as India's gateway to South East Asia, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the greatest challenge that lies ahead for the state is to re-emerge as an industrial center.
'Bengal Global Business Summit 2015' to begin in Kolkata  Jan 7, 9:51 am
New Delhi, Jan. 7 (ANI): The two-day 'Bengal Global Business Summit 2015' which will begin on Wednesday in Kolkata would be attended by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari.
Kolkata: Four accused of raping Japanese student produced in court  Jan 6, 8:58 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 6 (ANI): Four men, accused of abducting and raping a 23-year-old Japanese student, were produced in a city court here on Tuesday.
Assault on Abhishek Banerjee 'disgrace to nation': TMC  Jan 5, 3:22 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 5 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress on Monday condemned yesterday's assault on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee as a disgrace not only to politics but also to the nation.
Mamata's nephew assaulted in public rally   Jan 4, 7:56 pm
Kolkata/ New Delhi, Jan. 4 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew and Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Abhishek Banerjee was on Sunday assaulted by a man at a rally in East Midnapore district.
Govt. must take Air India hijack threat seriously: Uday Bhaskar  Jan 4, 5:22 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 4 (ANI): C and strategic analyst, Commodore (retired) C. Uday Bhaskar, on Sunday said the government must take the hijack threat received at the Air India office in Kolkata very seriously because the Kandahar hijack incident of 1999 had proved to be humiliating for the country.
Security expert dubs Air India hijack threat 'very serious'  Jan 4, 11:58 am
New Delhi, Jan. 4 (ANI): Security expert Qamar Agha on Sunday termed the hijack threat received at the Air India office as 'very serious' and hoped that the government will take it seriously as Kolkata is on the target list of Pakistan backed extremists.
TMC leader Madan Mitra taken to hospital  Jan 3, 12:30 pm
Kolkata, Jan.3 (ANI): West Bengal Transport Minister and Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra was on Saturday admitted to the SSKM hospital here for a regular health check up.
TMC stages protest against 'draconian' Land Ordinance Act  Dec 31, 5:39 pm
Kolkata/Siliguri, Dec. 31 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress on Wednesday staged a protest against the recently passed Land Ordinance Act, terming it 'draconian' and vowed not to allow its implementation.
Vividh Bharati Kolkata is now available on FM, 101.8 MHZ  Dec 29, 5:34 pm
New Delhi, Dec.29 (ANI): Vividh Bharati Kolkata is now available on FM, 101.8 MHZ; and one can hear it on car stereos too.
Madan Mitra discharged from hospital  Dec 28, 3:08 pm
Kolkata, Dec. 28 (ANI): West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, was on Sunday discharged from the SSKM hospital.
Madan Mitra's health condition stable, says Director of SSKM hospital  Dec 27, 6:55 pm
Kolkata, Dec. 27 (ANI): The director of SSKM Hospital, Pradeep Kumar Mitra, on Saturday said that West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra's health condition was stable.