• Friday, May 14, 2021
  • Last Update : 12:30 pm
West Bengal continues to see surge in...

West Bengal Covid cases on the

South Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

On Wednesday, the Indian state reported highest infections since the start of pandemic

OP-ED: Should Bangladesh care about...

OP-ED: Should Bangladesh care about...

Ziauddin Choudhury

Tue, May 11 2021

Are there any direct consequences at all?

Game over: How an injured Mamata won...

Game over: How an injured Mamata won...

South Asia

Sat, May 8 2021

The Trinamool Congress ended up winning 48% of the vote and 73% of seats, its best performance ever on...

West Bengal: What’s behind BJP’s communal...

West Bengal: What’s behind BJP’s communal...

South Asia

Fri, May 7 2021

At least 21 people have been killed across the state in political clashes since the election results...

Mamata thanks Momen, highlights stronger...

Mamata thanks Momen

Bangladesh

Fri, May 7 2021

Bangladesh and West Bengal are attached together by deep friendship, brotherhood, common culture and...

PM Hasina congratulates West Bengal...

Hasina congratulates Mamata

Government Affairs

Thu, May 6 2021

The premier wished for the overall development, continued progress of the West Bengal people under the...

West Bengal: Home ministry forms team...

Centre turns up heat on violence in...

South Asia

Thu, May 6 2021

This came after the ministry on Wednesday wrote for the second time in three days to the West Bengal...

Momen greets Mamata, hopeful of resolving...

Momen greets Mamata

Bangladesh

Wed, May 5 2021

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday was sworn in as the chief minister of West Bengal...

Mamata Banerjee sworn in as West Bengal...

Mamata sworn in as West Bengal chief...

South Asia

Wed, May 5 2021

Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar administered the oath of office at a low-key swearing-in ceremony in view of...

News Analysis: BJP loses West Bengal...

BJP loses West Bengal but makes new...

World

Tue, May 4 2021

How did the Bengalis, who had long supported left politics, and then lent support to Mamata’s TMC,...

12 killed in post-poll violence in West...

12 killed in post-poll violence in West...

South Asia

Tue, May 4 2021

West Bengal witnessed the most high-profile contest in India's recently held state elections

Straight Talk: The world's greatest...

The world's greatest democracy...

South Asia

Tue, May 4 2021

At the end of the day, for all its ills, the BJP chose to fight the election and not steal it

‘Game over’: What media said about Mamata’s...

‘Game over’: What media said about Mamata’s...

South Asia

Mon, May 3 2021

Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress (TMC) is all set to return for a third term to West Bengal...

Babul Supriyo: West Bengal voters elected...

'West Bengal voters elected cruel lady...

South Asia

Mon, May 3 2021

The Union minister said he will neither congratulate Mamata Banerjee nor does he want to say that he...

Setback for Modi after loss in key India...

Setback for Modi after loss in key India...

South Asia

Mon, May 3 2021

Modi tweeted his congratulations but added that his party had grown its support in the West Bengal 'from...

West Bengal reports highest Covid-19...

West Bengal reports highest Covid deaths...

South Asia

Sat, May 1 2021

The state announced a partial lockdown on Friday

West Bengal imposes partial...

Partial lockdown in West Bengal

Coronavirus

Fri, Apr 30 2021

Markets to stay open five hours a day, all kinds of gatherings banned

Millions vote in final phase of West...

Millions vote in final phase of West...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 29 2021

Nearly 8.5 million people are eligible to vote in the eighth phase of polling in the state

Why did the BJP run a largely non-polarizing...

Why did the BJP run a largely non-polarizing...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 28 2021

This state of affairs, however, is also not ideal for the state’s Muslims, who now face a Hobson’s...

No respite from soaring mercury

No respite from soaring mercury

Nation

Wed, Apr 28 2021

The weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy skies elsewhere over the country

Mamata casts vote in 7th phase of West...

Mamata casts vote in 7th phase of West...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 26 2021

Polling for the eighth and final phase will be held on April 29 and the counting of votes will take place...