The West Bengal government is in the process of initiating a dialogue with Sikkim government, trying to convince it that giving shelter to Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leader Bimal Gurung who had been.. DNA
North Dinajpur (West Bengal), Oct 20 (ANI): A transgender from North Dinajpur’s Islampur has scripted history by becoming nation’s first transgender to be appointed as a judge. After.. Source: News unlimited -
Kolkata (West Bengal), Oct 19 (ANI): Devotees in large numbers stood in long queues outside the Thanthania Kali Bari Temple to offer their prayers to Goddess Kali on the occasion of Diwali on Thursday... Source: News unlimited -
Midnapur (West Bengal), Oct 18 (ANI): Uttar Kumor Para area, a pottery neighborhood of Midnapur town, continues 200 years old tradition of making 'Diwali Doll'. As a part of traditional.. Source: News unlimited -
A 34-year old man was arrested for selling ganja (cannabis) at Priyanka Nagar, near KR Puram, East Bengaluru, on Saturday, police said.
Kumar Biswas, a native of Nadia district, West Bengal, is.. Deccan Herald
The Supreme Court has expressed concern over non-utilisation of funds for providing shelters to the urban homeless and non-constitution of committees for the purpose in the urban local bodies of West.. All India Radio
A mishap was averted when a railway track maintainer detected a rail fracture near Jaugram station in Howrah-Bardhaman Chord section last evening and stopped traffic immediately, an Eastern Railway.. Deccan Herald
The BJP is likely to induct former Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Mukul Roy into the party by the first week of November, a senior BJP leader has said.
The announcement of his joining the party is.. Deccan Herald
The prolonged agitation in the Darjeeling hills in West Bengal since June over a separate Gorkhaland state has badly hit the states tourism industry.
According to the data made available by the.. Deccan Herald
The West Bengal Police has launched a massive manhunt in Darjeeling and its surrounding areas for the fugitive GJM supremo Bimal Gurung, who has been on the run for the past two months.
Gurung has.. DNA
A steady drizzle punctuated by several spells of heavy shower left Kolkata drenched on Friday, even as the depression that has been triggering rain since Thursday moved into Jamshedpur. It was.. IndiaTimes
As many as 383 police personnel, including 56 belonging to the BSF and 42 from the Jammu and Kashmir, have laid down their lives in the line of duty in last one year, Director of Intelligence Bureau.. Deccan Herald
Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh governments are keen on replicating the Karnataka model of skill development training for youth.
Each of these states has sought specific.. Deccan Herald
Heavy showers in the metropolis and Gangetic West Bengal since late Thursday night spoiled the festivities of Bhaiphonta (Bhai Dooj), with weathermen forecasting rain across the region till.. Deccan Herald
The air pollution levels in Delhi breached the emergency standard on Deepavali night, as people residing in the national capital region woke up to a layer of haze.
From the "very poor" category of.. Deccan Herald
Heavy to very heavy rain is forecast at isolated places over the districts of Gangetic West Bengal and Malda, North and South Dinajpur districts of Sub-Himalayan West Bengal till tomorrow morning. IndiaTimes