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.
Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
Atletico de Kolkata beat Kerala Blasters 1-0 to win the first edition of the Indian Super League on December 20.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 18, 2014
A total of 28 kg of gold, valued at over Rs.7 crore in the international market, was seized in this West Bengal town on Thursday. Four smugglers, including two from Nepal, were arrested, an official said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 6, 2014
In West Bengal, a Class 12 student of Patha Bhavan, which comes under Visva Bharati University, has alleged repeated rape and blackmail by a Bangladeshi research scholar.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 1, 2014
Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee, who is Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew, on Monday announced the induction of Sudip, brother of West Bengal BJP president Rahul Sinha, into the state's ruling party.
Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee laid the foundation stone for Sourav Ganguly's sports academy and school.
Indo Asian News Service | Wednesday November 26, 2014
The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) based service will provide expert advice to farmers by February.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 12, 2014
The function was graced by the legendary spin trio - Bishan Singh Bedi, Erappali Prasanna and Bhagwat Chandrasekhar - as also former Indian skippers Ajit Wadekar and Dilip Vengsarkar, besides West Indies' fast bowling great Michael Holding.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Wriddhiman Saha hit an aggressive 84 to help Bengal defeat Jharkhand by 163 runs in their?east zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 8, 2014
Singer-turned-BJP MP Babul Supriyo is likely to be inducted in the union council of ministers on Sunday, party leaders said.
Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 5, 2014
After Kerala, it is the turn of West Bengal to host the "Kiss of Love", when youngsters in the state capital Kolkata will indulge in public display of affection on Wednesday as a mark of protest against moral policing.