Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 9, 2015
The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) elections will be held on April 18 and those to 92 other municipalities in various parts of West Bengal on April 25, the state government said on Monday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 8, 2015
The Trinamool Congress on Sunday announced its candidates' list for Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) polls, and declared that incumbent mayor Sovan Chatterjee would be the party's nominee for the post again if it returned to power.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Mohammed Shami was rested from the match against?UAE as a precautionary measure but the Bengal pacer took part in the training activity at the Murdoch University Oval Sports Complex ground in Perth on Tuesday.
Others News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 27, 2015
One person was killed and three grievously injured in an explosion in West Bengal's Birbhum district, police said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday February 22, 2015
Businessman Shibaji Panja, who accompanied West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on her three-day Bangladesh visit, was today arrested after arriving at the Kolkata airport.
Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 16, 2015
West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress today retained the Krishnaganj assembly seat and established a substantial lead in the Bongaon Lok Sabha constituency where bypolls were held last week.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 15, 2015
Buoyed by its spectacular victory in Delhi Assembly polls, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is now planning to make itself a significant political force in at least four major states in the next five years, without entering into any "arrangements of conveni...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
Voting began today for the by-elections to one Lok Sabha and one Assembly constituencies in West Bengal amid tight security.
Indo Asian News Service | Thursday February 5, 2015
High speed 4G Wi-Fi services will be available in Kolkata's Park Street along with the adjoining areas from Thursday evening.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 4, 2015
West Bengal will submit a Rs.300 crore proposal to the central government for preventing Ganga erosion in Murshidabad and Malda districts.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Shah Rukh is the brand ambassador of the state and also co-owns the city-based IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 26, 2015
West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Monday unfurled the tricolour as the state celebrated the 66th Republic Day along with the rest of India.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 20, 2015
Five people were killed and two others injured today when a truck in which they were travelling overturned in West Bengal's Howrah district, police said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 17, 2015
The CBI today searched nine locations in West Bengal including the office and residences of directors of the Win Realcon chit fund company, an agency official said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 16, 2015
On a day a minister in her cabinet crossed over to the BJP, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee hit out at the party, saying it should not "bulldoze" regional parties and "destabilise" the country's federal structure.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 14, 2015
Summoned by the CBI in the Saradha chit fund scam, Trinamool Congress general secretary and former railway minister Mukul Roy on Wednesday met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, and said he will contact the probe agency about his appearance.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday January 13, 2015
Fifteen minutes after she arrived unexpectedly at the Jadavpur University campus, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee gave the protesting students what they had been waiting for the last four months; news that Jadavpur University Vice Chancell...
Monday January 5, 2015
The official added that during the earlier Left Front regime here, HIDCO had given a written assurance that the then government would do the needful in this regard.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 3, 2015
Claiming that arrested West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra was enjoying undue benefits inside the jail, the CBI on Friday sought the court's intervention in ensuring the authorities strictly adhere to the jail code.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 1, 2015
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee debuted on popular microblogging site Twitter on Thursday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 27, 2014
West Bengal Transport and Sports Minister Madan Mitra, who was arrested in the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam, is likely to be discharged from hospital Saturday as tests done on him have not revealed anything significant, a hospital official said.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Felicitating Indian Super League (ISL) champions Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) at a ceremony in Kolkata, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee also announced handing over the Rabindra Sarovar Stadium to the All India Football Federation (AIFF) for d...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Atletico de Kolkata won the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League after beating Kerala Blasters 1-0 in the final on December 20.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Atletico de Kolkata, who arrived in Kolkata to a hero's welcome, will be felicitated in the City of Joy on Wednesday, confirmed state chief minister Mamata Banerjee.