Updated : 3 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Basirhat (West Bengal) [India], Nov 15 (ANI): A team of central government officials on Friday visited Basirhat to assess the damage caused due to cyclonic storm, Bulbul recently.
Updated : 3 weeks, 2 days ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee government has not responded to Governor Jagdeep Dhankar's request for a helicopter to visit Farakka, Murshidabad, on Friday.
Howrah (West Bengal) [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Nine people have lost their lives while more than 15 lakh hectares of agricultural land and five lakh houses have been destroyed due to cyclone Bulbul that caused widespread damage to West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday.
Howrah (West Bengal) [India], Nov 14 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday hit out at Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari for his recommendation to impose President's Rule in the state, saying that "some people are acting like BJP mouthpieces".
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 14 (ANI): The West Bengal police on Thursday arrested a drug racketeer and seized from him about 6,400 kg of narcotic drugs worth nearly Rs 60 lakhs.
Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], Nov 13 (ANI): A massive fire that had broken out at a toy godown at Hakimpara here on Wednesday morning was brought under control by fire personnel and locals within a few hours.
South 21 Parganas (West Bengal) [India], Nov 13 (ANI): The locals of Namkhana village here on Wednesday staged a protest against the arrival of Union Minister Babul Supriyo, who was there to take note of the situation of the cyclone-affected area.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 13 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party took out a massive protest in Kolkata against Mamata Banerjee government over rising cases of dengue in the city.
Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], Nov 13 (ANI): A massive fire broke out at a toy godown in Siliguri on Wednesday morning.
Updated : 3 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 12 (ANI): West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar has accorded his assent to The Swami Vivekananda University Bill, 2019, passed by the state assembly on September 1.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 12 (ANI): A day after BJP accused the Thanapara OC (Officer-in-Charge) of campaigning for by-elections in Karimpur (Nadia) with Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP, the TMC on Tuesday refuted the allegations in a complaint to Election Commission (EC).
Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], Nov 12 (ANI): The Siliguri unit of Director of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Tuesday arrested two smugglers, and seized nearly 25.7 kg of gold worth approximately Rs 10 crore from their possession.