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Legendary Swimmer, freedom-fighter Kanai...

Legendary Swimmer, freedom-fighter Kanai...

Other Sports

Mon, Aug 19 2019

The freedom-fighter was given the guard of honour at his residence before his funeral was held in Mongolbaria...

One dead, 16 injured in lightning in...

One dead, 16 injured in lightning in...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 16 2019

Four Bangladeshi nationals were injured in the incident

Tremor jolts northern Bangladesh

Tremor jolts northern Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 29 2019

The epicentre of the quake was in West Bengal

1.5kg ornaments, coins removed from...

1.5kg ornaments, coins removed from...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 26 2019

Chains, nose rings, earrings, trinkets, bangles, and anklets were removed during the 75-minute...

Indian govt refuses to change West Bengal's...

Indian govt refuses to change West Bengal's...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 3 2019

On July 26, 2018, the West Bengal assembly had passed a resolution to change the state's name to...

Straight Bat: 'Bangla' is a province...

Straight Bat: 'Bangla' is a province...

Afsan Chowdhury

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Kolkata babus see Bangladesh as Bengal’s 'independent' part and themselves as the culturally...

Epaar Bangla, opaar Bangla

Epaar Bangla, opaar Bangla

Partha S Ghosh

Tue, Jun 18 2019

An impending crisis or an inescapable compromise?

West Bengal doctors say they're ready...

West Bengal doctors say they're ready...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

The Indian Medical Association on Sunday said it will go ahead with 24-hour nationwide strike on...

Mamata: Those living in West Bengal...

Mamata: Those living in West Bengal...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

The Trinamool Congress chief reiterated her claim that outsiders had instigated the ongoing protests...

Post-poll violence toll in West Bengal...

Post-poll violence toll in West Bengal...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 11 2019

A police official said the bodies of two BJP members were found hanging from a tree in Howrah district...

4 dead in Trinamool-BJP shootout in...

4 dead in Trinamool-BJP shootout in...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 9 2019

At least 18 others were injured in the clashes that broke out Saturday

Mamata: Offered to resign as CM but...

Mamata: Offered to resign as CM but...

South Asia

Sat, May 25 2019

The Trinamool Congress chief accused the BJP of polarising the voters of Bengal and creating an emergency-like...

Is BJP on the rise in West Bengal?

Is BJP on the rise in West Bengal?

South Asia

Mon, May 20 2019

Anti-BJP parties are reeling from exit poll shock

Tight security as Indians vote in final...

Tight security as Indians vote in final...

South Asia

Sun, May 19 2019

Around 900 million Indians are eligible to vote in the seven-phase election

West Bengal: Kingmaker?

West Bengal: Kingmaker?

South Asia

Sat, May 18 2019

Only a few seats in West Bengal are still up for grabs

India General Elections 2019: Can BJP...

India General Elections 2019: Can BJP...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Unlike the four other states neighbouring Bangladesh, It is difficult for BJP to make significant inroads...

59 seats including 8 in West Bengal...

59 seats including 8 in West Bengal...

South Asia

Sun, May 12 2019

Violence mars polls in West Bengal, largest among 5 Indian states bordering Bangladesh

A grand waste of money

A grand waste of money

Mithun Dey

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Assam’s National Register of Citizens is an exercise in futility 

Legendary cricket coach Altaf Hossain...

Legendary cricket coach Altaf Hossain...

Cricket

Wed, Feb 27 2019

Syed Altaf Hossain became a cricket coach with the National Sports Council in 1973 and played a pioneering...

Refugees in West Bengal get land titles...

Refugees in West Bengal get land titles...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 29 2019

There are an estimated 150,000 families in the eastern state's refugee colonies

Tripura CM Biplab Deb to campaign in...

Tripura CM Biplab Deb to campaign in...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 6 2018

'The Tripura CM is scheduled to address public meetings in remote areas of Bengal’s...