The West Bengal Assembly on Monday passed a resolution to change the name of the state from West Bengal to 'Bangla' in Bengali, 'Bengal' in English and 'Bangal' in Hindi amidst strong opposition by BJP.. DNA
*West Bengal officially dropped its prefix on Monday as the state Assembly passed a resolution accepting the change in name. Henceforth, the state will be known as just Bengal in English, awaiting the.. Deccan Herald
Babul Supriyo is tying knot. The singer-turned-politician is getting hitched to Rachna Sharma, an airhostess. The wedding in the capital will be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Find out more.. Source: News-Gossips -
New Delhi, Aug 02 (ANI): Trinamool Congress leader Babul Supriyo on Tuesday said that changing the name of West Bengal to “Bongo” was unacceptable to him, as it is a musical instrument... Source: News unlimited -
*Panaji:* An Independent MLA in the Goa Legislative Assembly today demanded that hands of those government officials caught red-handed accepting bribes should be chopped.
"Their hands should be cut... Mid-Day
New Delhi, Aug. 2 : Welcoming the West Bengal Cabinet's decision to change the name of the state, Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Babul Supriyo on Tuesday said the name.. newKerala.com Also reported by •ANI News
*Shedding the state's geographical identity, the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal has decided to drop the word 'West' and keep just 'Bengal' as the name of the state.*
The Cabinet has.. Deccan Herald
* The West Bengal government today decided to rename the state as Bengal after its earlier proposal of rechristening it Paschim Bango, made in 2011 when the Trinamool Congress took office, failed to.. Deccan Herald
The internal inquiry conducted by DIG (Prisons) Swati Sathe into the allegations of corruption against Thane jail SP Hiralal Jadhav has found truth in the charges. It has been learnt that the.. Mid-Day
Following an alleged death of a youth in Surat, police sub-inspector being beaten by locals over the alleged death of a youth in Surat was caught on camera.
*Watch video here:*
The cop who tried.. Mid-Day
Union minority affairs minister Najma Heptulla, who has crossed 75, the unwritten cut-off age for a post in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Council of Ministers, resigned on Tuesday.
Heptulla was out.. DNA
*A week after a major shake-up in the Modi government, Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah on Tuesday resigned from the Union ministry amid speculation that she may be made governor.*
Najma's.. Deccan Herald
*Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla, who had crossed 75 years, resigned today from the Union Cabinet along with Minister of State for Heavy Industries G M Siddeshwara.*Announcing their.. Deccan Herald
New Delhi, June 26 : Days after the long-delayed East West Metro (EWM) corridor in Kolkata connecting the neighbouring Howrah district got nod from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), Union.. newKerala.com