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Students protest against NEP outside Kolkata's Jadavpur University
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Covid update: 2 more ministers infected; plane crash testing; USA schools
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Foreign, Indian currency notes worth over 91 lakh seized in UP's Chandauli
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Covid update: India on herd immunity; Kolkata extends flight ban till Aug 15
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West Bengal Congress chief Somen Mitra passes away, tributes pour in
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Flight services suspended at Kolkata airport on July 25, July 29
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Streets wear deserted look amid lockdown, sanitisation underway in parts of West Bengal
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ED raids at house of CM Gehlot's brother in Kolkata
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COVID-19: Amitabh Bachchan's fan club in Kolkata organises 'yagna' for his speedy recovery
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BJP demands CBI inquiry in killing of West Bengal BJP MLA
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COVID-19: 'Ardaas', 'Yajna' performed for Amitabh Bachchan's speedy recovery
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Fans celebrate 'Bengal Tiger' Sourav Ganguly's birthday in Siliguri
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Watch: West Bengal Governor pays tribute to Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee on his birth anniversary
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Harsh Vardhan pays tribute to Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee on his birth anniversary
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Kolkata Fire: Nobody is trapped inside building or injured, informs Fire Officer
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Watch: Massive fire engulfs commercial building in Kolkata
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Kolkata doctor, a CPI(M) member, cuts dialysis cost to Rs 50 amid COVID crisis
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West Bengal: CPI(M) leader Mohammed Salim tests positive for COVID-19The senior leader of the Marxist party has been admitted to a private hospital on Kolkata's Eastern Metropolitan Bypass
West Bengal Lockdown: Complete list of COVID-19 containment zones in Kolkata, HowrahWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had earlier announced that bi-weekly complete lockdown in the state will be on August 2, 5, 8, 9, 16, 17, 22, 23, 29, 30.
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WB govt extends restriction on flights to Kolkata from six cities till Aug 15Earlier, on July 17, flight operations to Kolkata from Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Nagpur, and Ahmedabad were suspended on the request of West Bengal government till July 31.
PM Modi launches Covid-19 testing facilities in Noida, Mumbai and Kolkata: Highlights
Kolkata British consulate official briefs the queen on UK-India Covid collaboration
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 3 new high throughput labs of ICMR on July 27Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate three new high-throughput labs of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in Noida, Kolkata, and Mumbai through video conference on July 27. These..
PM Modi to launch 'high throughput COVID-19 testing' facilities in Kolkata, Mumbai, Noida on July 27According to a release from the PMO, these facilities will ramp up testing capacity in the country and help in strengthening early detection and treatment, thus assisting in controlling the spread of..
First-ever container cargo from Kolkata via Bangladesh port reaches Agartala: MEA
Emirates gets nod to fly out people from Ahmedabad, Chennai, Hyderabad & Kolkata till July 26
West Bengal Lockdown: Ban on passenger flights to Kolkata from 6 cities extended till July 31Flight operations to Kolkata from Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Nagpur and Ahmedabad were suspended from July 6 to July 19 on the request of West Bengal government.
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Hindu Samhati leader Tapan Ghosh dies battling COVID-19Hindu Samhati founder and senior leader, Tapan Ghosh succumbed to COVID-19 at a hospital in Kolkata on Sunday.
Organizers across Kolkata and Europe plan Durga puja in Covid era
Kolkata: Eden Gardens to be used as COVID-19 quarantine facility for police personnelKolkata Police can now use the galleries of Eden Gardens stadium as a makeshift quarantine facility, the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on Friday said.
West Bengal Complete Lockdown: List of containment zones in Kolkata, Howrah, North 24 Parganas, other districtsThe West Bengal government had on Tuesday decided to impose strict lockdown in COVID-19 affected areas by clubbing together containment zones and buffer zones near them from July 9. CM Mamata Banerjee..
West Bengal containment zones lockdown for 7 days from July 9, police to be strict: Mamata BanerjeeHere is the complete list of containment zones in Kolkata, Howrah and North 24 Parganas which will be placed under complete lockdown from July 9.
WB lockdown tommorow: Check full list of containment zonesKolkata city has 33 containment zones. Meanwhile, South 24 Parganas and North 24 Parganas districts of West Bengal have 155 and 219 zones respectively.
‘Blink-&-you-miss’ Covid cases on the rise, could be potent carriersDoctors in Kolkata are reporting a sudden surge in number of patients with mild symptoms that are fading away in two-three days, quicker even than for ordinary viral fever. Most of these patients are..
ED slaps Fema notice of 7,220cr, the highest ever, on Kolkata firm
Bengal nixes airline’s Andal plan to bypass Kolkata flight curbs
Flights from Delhi, 5 other cities can’t land in KolkataThe civil aviation ministry has announced suspension of flights to Kolkata from six cities with a high incidence of Covid-19, including Delhi and Mumbai, with effect from Monday in accordance with a..
From July 6-19, domestic flights from these six cities won't land in KolkataThe decision was taken on the request of West Bengal Government in view of COVID-19, said Kolkata Airport Director.
Kolkata family forced to stay with septuagenarian's dead body for two days after local authorities deny helpThe family had to buy a freezer to keep the body inside it and prevent it from decomposing.
Coronavirus cases on the rise in Kolkata? Mamata Banerjee sets up 'COVID Warrior Club'The move is aimed at bringing together people who have recovered from the disease and hence might prove useful to the administration and healthcare professionals in helping them fight the coronavirus..
Ladakh face-off: Zomato employees in Kolkata set company T-shirts on fire in protestBack on June 16, the Indian Army confirmed violent border clash with Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh had claimed the lives of 20 Indian jawans, most of whom were "exposed to sub-zero temperatures in..
Kolkata woman finds out she is man during treatment for abdominal pain at hospitalA surgery was conducted on the lady and the tumor was removed. Presently, she is undergoing chemotherapy and is stable.
Mamata Banerjee urges PM Narendra Modi to reconsider decision allowing 100 pc FDI in coal sectorWest Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has written a letter to PM Narendra Modi requesting him to reconsider the decision of "allowing 100% FDI" in the coal sector. "I would also strongly urge your kind..
3 held for theft of oxygen pipe at Kolkata hospital
CA kills wife in Bengaluru, her mom & self in Kolkata
Viral video shows unclaimed bodies being disposed of in WB; civic body claims no link with COVID-19The video is said to be from South Kolkata's Garia locality.
WATCH: Woman climbs Howrah bridge in Kolkata demanding her 'stolen Nobel Prize'The woman, whom police claimed is educated, kept speaking incoherently afterwards.
Former Kolkata Police Commissioner's ex-wife, mother-in-law found dead in Salt Lake; probe orderedAccording to sources, both of them had been unwell since a long time.
People throng streets in large numbers, traffic snarl in KolkataPeople came out on the streets of Kolkata in large numbers with total disregard to social-distancing norms, as the lockdown relaxations come into effect in West Bengal on Monday. People either availed..
Odisha: Bus ferrying migrants from Kerala to Kolkata overturns in BalasoreThe police stated that the condition of the injured migrants was stable.
Domestic flight operations resume at Kolkata airport
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Domestic flights at Kolkata airport to resume from May 28 in wake of Amphan relief workDomestic flight operations will not begin from Monday at the Kolkata airport owing to relief work in the aftermath of the devastation caused by cyclone Amphan.
'3 days without sleep; either let us work or cut off my head': Mamata Banerjee on protests over Cyclone Amphan responseBanerjee asked for more time to restore electricity, water, network, and other essential services in Kolkata
Centre sends Army, NDRF to help Kolkata back on its feet
On West Bengal govt's request, army deployed in cyclone-hit Kolkata to assist in restoration workSeveral teams hit the streets in the evening and cleared major roads in Kolkata that were damaged by the cyclone.
Army deployed in cyclone-ravaged Bengal for restoration workThe Army was deployed in Kolkata and neighbouring districts on Saturday for restoration of essential infrastructure and services in the wake of the destruction caused by Cyclone Amphan, a defence..
Kolkata: 9-yr-old saw father floating in water, no one dared help himNine-year-old Arpita Gayen says she will never be able to forget the night she saw her father, visibly dead, floating in the water near their home, but no one from her family — mother and uncles..
Modi offers help to cyclone stricken Kolkata, Bangladesh counts costPrime Minister Narendra Modi, peering down from his aircraft on Friday, saw the devastation and flooding caused by the most powerful cyclone to strike India and Bangladesh in more than a decade, before..
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PM Modi arrives in Kolkata, to take stock of post-cyclone situation in West BengalAccording to official sources, Banerjee will be first holding a short meeting with the prime minister, during which she would brief him about the ground situation. "Later they would leave on a chopper..
Cyclone Amphan: PM Modi to conduct aerial surveys in West Bengal, Odisha on FridayCyclone Amphan battered coastal districts of West Bengal, including Kolkata, on Wednesday and claimed at least 72 lives.
At least 72 dead as cyclone Amphan rips through West BengalCyclone Amphan that battered coastal districts of West Bengal including Kolkata on Wednesday claimed at least 72 lives, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee informed on Thursday.
12 killed as cyclone Amphan batters Bengal at 165kmphBarrelling in from the Bay of Bengal with wind speeds of up to 185kmph, severe cyclonic storm Amphan on Wednesday cut a swathe through northern Odisha before bearing down on West Bengal, where it..
Amphan Live Updates: First death reported in West Bengal, 13-year-old dies in HowrahThe system is likely to move north-northeastwards after landfall and pass close to Kolkata in its eastern side causing extensive damage and flooding of low-lying areas of the city.
Live updates: Landfall process of 'Amphan' to continue for 4 hoursThe system is likely to move north-northeastwards after landfall and pass close to Kolkata in its eastern side causing extensive damage and flooding of low-lying areas of the city.