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Fire at Chatterjee International Centre under control: Fire Minister (Update:Fire)  Sep 2, 12:14 pm
Kolkata, Sep 02 (ANI): The West Bengal Fire Department Minister Javed Ahmed Khan today said that the fire which had engulfed the 15th floor of the Chatterjee International Centre building earlier this morning is now under control.
Fire erupts at Chatterjee International Centre in Kolkata  Sep 2, 10:58 am
Kolkata, Sep 02(ANI): A massive fire engulfed the 15th floor of the Chatterjee International Centre building near Park Street early today morning. Four fire tenders and two hydraulic ladders for rescue operations were rushed to the spot.
Art exhibition in Kolkata promotes Indian tribal style of painting  Aug 28, 6:27 pm
Kolkata, Aug. 28 (ANI): An exhibition of paintings in Kolkata showcased tribal and ethnic art forms of different regions of India.
Arun Jaitley criticizes TMC for opposing FDI in defence  Aug 24, 9:06 pm
Kolkata, Aug 24 (ANI): Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today criticized the Trinamool Congress (TMC) for opposing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the defence sector.
Arun Jaitley labels GST as priority  Aug 23, 9:39 pm
Kolkata (West Bengal), Aug 23 (ANI): Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley today labeled the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as a priority area for him during his visit to the state.
Saradha Chit Fund scam: Aparna Sen says she will cooperate with probe  Aug 18, 6:32 pm
Kolkata, Aug 18 (ANI): Film Maker Arpana Sen said here on Monday that she will co-operate with the probe in the Saradha Chit Fund scam.
Saradha Chit Fund case: West Bengal minister Shyamapad Mukherjee arrives at ED office  Aug 18, 6:32 pm
Kolkata, Aug18(ANI): West Bengal Textile Minister Shyamapada Mukherjee has arrived at the office of the Enforcement Directorate to be questioned in connection with Saradha chit fund scam case.
Saradha Chit Fund scam: Enforcement Directorate summons film maker Aparna Sen  Aug 18, 1:21 pm
Kolkata, Aug. 18 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday summoned film maker Arpana Sen in connection with her alleged role in the Saradha Chit Fund Scam.
TMC opposes move to abolish Planning Commission  Aug 17, 5:37 pm
Kolkata, Aug 17 (ANI): Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) today opposed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to scrap the Planning Commission during his Independence Day speech at Red fort in the national capital.
Prerogative of party president to choose office bearers: MJ Akbar  Aug 16, 7:15 pm
Kolkata, Aug 16 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, MJ Akbar stated that it is the prerogative of his party president Amit Shah about what responsibility he chooses to bestow upon whom.
Induction of INS Kolkata places India in advantageous position: Manish Tewari  Aug 16, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Aug 16 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari said today that the induction of INS Kolkata into the Indian Navy adds advantage to India's existing naval strength.
INS Kolkata will boost the morale of the armed forces: ex-colonel  Aug 16, 12:38 pm
Ghaziabad, Aug 16, (ANI): A former colonel of the Indian Army, Colonel Danvir Singh (Retired), said that the induction of a new naval destroyer, the INS Kolkata, in the Indian Navy, will improve the morale of the nation's armed forces.
Entire nation behind armed forces: Prime Minister  Aug 16, 12:15 pm
Mumbai, Aug. 16 (ANI) : Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Saturday the nation is behind its armed forces, even if it was not in uniform.
WB BJP president Sinha questions composition Mamata's delegation to Singapore  Aug 15, 6:31 pm
Kolkata, Aug 15, (ANI): West Bengal Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rahul Sinha has questioned the composition of the delegation accompanying Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee on her visit to Singapore. Banerjee is going to Singapore on a five-day trip with a delegation of 50 members to attract investment. The minister will also meet the prime minister and foreign minister of Singapore.
Investing in girl child will take India to a higher level: Activist Saswati Ghosh  Aug 15, 4:48 pm
Kolkata, Aug. 15 (ANI): Woman rights activist Saswati Ghosh praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement on the problem of female foeticide on Friday.
Saradha Scam: CBI raids ex- minister Matang Sinh, 28 other places  Aug 14, 6:55 pm
New Delhi/Kolkata, Aug.14 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided the office and residence of former minister Matang Sinh and 28 other places in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam on Thursday.
INS Kolkata ready for commissioning  Aug 13, 10:11 pm
New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): An advanced destroyer INS Kolkatta is ready for commissioning on August 16.
Maj Gen (retd) KK Ganguly backs Modi's "proxy war" comments  Aug 12, 7:01 pm
Kolkata, Aug. 12 (ANI): Major General (retd) KK Ganguly backed Prime Minister Modi's strong statement today regarding Pakistan's "proxy war".
Major fire in Kolkata, no casualties reported yet  Aug 12, 5:08 pm
Kolkata, Aug12 (ANI): A major fire engulfed the basement of the Jindal House in Kolkata today. No casualties have been reported so far.
Dance between SRK, female police officer sparks controversy  Aug 11, 8:54 pm
Kolkata, Aug 11 (ANI): An impromptu dance between Shahrukh Khan and a woman police officer in the presence of chief minister Mamata Banerjee has sparked controversy. The said dance took place at an event to felicitate the Kolkata Police, with the police officer in her uniform.
India's capital becoming world's e-waste dumping yard, says report  Aug 11, 6:35 pm
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Delhi-NCR is turning into the world's dumping yard for electronic waste and could collectively generate more than 95,000 metric tons (MT) per annum by 2017.
Judiciary's present collegium system not working well: Retired Justice Ganguly  Aug 11, 3:41 pm
Kolkata, Aug 11, (ANI) : Retd Justice A K Ganguly said that he felt the present system of appointing judges through the collegium is not doing well, as the right candidate is not always picked.
India's growth story still unfolding, says President Mukherjee  Aug 2, 6:23 pm
Kolkata, Aug 2 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee addressed the Annual General Meeting of Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) today here in the city.
President inaugurates International Conference on Natural Fibres   Aug 2, 10:09 am
Kolkata, August 2 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the International Conference on Natural Fibres organized by the National Institute of Research on Jute and Allied Fibre Technology at Kolkata on Friday.
Court extends interim order on Tapas Pal's rape comment till August 14th  Aug 1, 6:03 pm
Kolkata, Aug. 1 (ANI): Trinamool Congress MP and Advocate Kalyan Banerjee said that the interim-order passed by single judge of the Calcutta High Court against Member of Parliament (MP) from Bengal's Krishnanagar, Tapas Pal, for his alleged rape remarks has been extended till August 14th.