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Saradha scam: Srinjoy Bose remanded to CBI custody till Nov. 26  Nov 22, 5:59 pm
Kolkata, Nov.22 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Srinjoy Bose, who was arrested yesterday in connection with the Saradha scam, has been remanded to CBI custody by a local city court till November 26.
Centre targeting us for attending Nehru event: Mamata  Nov 22, 5:39 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 22 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee on Saturday charged the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre with targeting her party in lieu of her recent participation in a Congress event in remembrance of former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru.
Saradha scam: TMC MP Srinjoy Bose held by CBI  Nov 21, 6:44 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 21 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Srinjoy Bose has been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam.
Saradha scam: 11 people named in chargesheet  Nov 17, 7:46 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 17 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday filed its second chargesheet in the Saradha chit fund scam case, with 11 people named.
Media, police clash as Saradha accused Kunal Ghosh leaves hospital  Nov 15, 3:02 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 15 (ANI): Clashes broke out between media personnel and the West Bengal police on Saturday, even as Suspended Trinamool Congress MP and Saradha scam accused Kunal Ghosh was discharged from the Seth Sukhlal Karnani Memorial Hospital here.
Prison staff suspended after Saradha scam accused attempts suicide in jail  Nov 14, 2:01 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 14 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee suspended Presidency Jail on-duty staff after Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP and Saradha scam prime accused Kunal Ghosh attempted suicide earlier today.
Sarada scam: TMC MP hospitalized after suicide attempt in jail  Nov 14, 9:42 am
Kolkata, Nov. 14 (ANI): Suspended Trinamool Congress (TMC) Member of Parliament (MP) Kunal Ghosh was admitted to a hospital in Kolkata today after an alleged suicide attempt.
Rohit Sharma's double ton blows Lanka away  Nov 13, 9:49 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 13 (ANI): Rohit Sharma's blistering knock of 264 runs ensured that India won the fourth one-day international (ODI) of the five match series with ease. Sharma's feat came off just 173 balls and consisted of nine sixes and 33 fours.
Rohit Sharma becomes only player to score double ton twice in ODI  Nov 13, 5:45 pm
Kolkata, Nov 13 (ANI): India's opening batsman Rohit Sharma made history by becoming the only batsman to score a double ton for the second time, as India set up Sri Lanka a massive target of 404/5 in their allotted 50 overs in the fourth ODI of the series.
Mamata has received invitation to attend Nehru event, confirms O' Brien  Nov 12, 10:01 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 12 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien on Wednesday confirmed that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has received an invitation to attend an event to mark former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru's 125th birth anniversary, which is being organised by the Congress.
Politicos condemn blast near NIA office in Kolkata  Nov 11, 4:06 pm
New Delh/Kolkata, Nov. 11 (ANI): Political leaders on Tuesday condemned the deteriorating security in Kolkata following an explosion near the office of the National Investigation Agency (NIA).
Kolkata: Parents storm school over alleged molestation of class one student  Nov 10, 3:24 pm
Kolkata, Nov. 10 (ANI): Irate parents held a massive protest outside a private all-girls school in Kolkata on Monday against the alleged sexual harassment of a class one student.
Sex workers press for equal rights, social status in Kolkata rally  Nov 9, 10:20 am
Kolkata, Nov. 9 (ANI): Sex workers in Kolkata took to the streets on Saturday pressing their demands of security and social status for their community.
Burdwan blast kingpin arrested in joint operation  Nov 8, 9:42 pm
Salt Lake (North 24 Parganas), Nov. 8 (ANI): The main accused involved in the Burdwan blast case on Saturday was nabbed in a joint operation by the security agencies, thus giving a major boost to the ongoing investigation process in the case.
Former TMC leader Asif Khan arrested on charges of fraud   Nov 7, 10:41 am
Kolkata, Nov.7 (ANI): Former Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Asif Khan, who left the party after he alleged involvement of top party leadership in the Saradha chit fund scam, was arrested on charges of fraud.
Kolkata Port on terror alert, Indian Navy ships deployed  Nov 5, 9:17 am
New Delhi, Nov. 5 (ANI): Two Indian Navy ships - INS Khukri and INS Sumitra-have been deployed for security duty at Kolkata Port after central intelligence agencies issued a terror strike alert for the area.
Security situation has improved in Northeast, says US Consul General   Nov 1, 11:58 am
Agartala, Nov. 1 (ANI): US Consul General in Kolkata, Helen Lafave, who recently visited Tripura, said that the security situation has improved in Northeastern region.
Justice (retd) Ganguly: Mamata rule 'worse' than emergency  Oct 31, 6:14 pm
Kolkata, Oct. 31 (ANI): Former Supreme Court judge, Justice (retired) A.K. Ganguly, on Friday alleged that the rule in West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led state was 'worse' than the emergency imposed under former prime minister Indira Gandhi.
BJP delegation complains against administration to WB Governor  Oct 31, 6:14 pm
Kolkata, Oct. 31 (ANI): A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) delegation met West Bengal Governor K .N. Tripathi here on Friday and expressed resentment over the state administration's refusal to allow its fact-finding team to visit violence-hit Makra village in Birbhum district.
Black money row: Name only those who are verified to be at fault, says ASSOCHAM  Oct 29, 3:56 pm
Kolkata, Oct.29 (ANI): The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) on Wednesday requested the Supreme Court to disclose the names of only those account holders who have been verified by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to have illegally stashed money in bank accounts abroad.
Bangladesh Book Fair kicks-off in Kolkata  Oct 26, 4:18 pm
Kolkata, Oct. 26 (ANI): As part of the cultural cooperation programmes between New Delhi and Dhaka, the Bangladesh Book Fair kicked-off in Kolkata on Saturday.
Mamata's brother denies assaulting zoo staff  Oct 21, 7:36 pm
Kolkata, Oct. 21 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's younger brother Kartik Banerjee on Tuesday denied claims of his having assaulted a zoo staffer in the city. He further indicated that the allegations levelled against him were baseless.
Amira Foods serves biryani to one lakh people during Durga Puja celebrations  Oct 20, 3:52 pm
Kolkata, Oct. 20 (ANI): Amira Foods Private Limited, with its premium basmati brand 'AMIRA', made a big splash in Kolkata recently by reaching out to lakhs of people through its innovative engagement activities during the Durga Puja festivities.
Govt.'s decision to deregulate prices of diesel draws mixed response  Oct 18, 9:49 pm
Kolkata/ Bhopal, Oct.18 (ANI): The government's decision to deregulate the prices of diesel drew mixed response from people across the country on Saturday.
Apple launches iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus in India  Oct 17, 4:04 pm
Bangalore/Kolkata/Mumbai, Oct.17 (ANI): Apple Inc unveiled its eagerly awaited new iPhone series in India on Friday, drawing an amazing response, as Apple fans gathered outside retails stores across the country to buy the new smartphones.