North Bengal(Search results - 34)
Coronavirus IndiaJan 11, 2021, 9:52 AM IST
Bengal reports 823 new COVID-19 cases; vaccine to reach North Bengal tomorrow
West Bengal on Sunday (January 10) reported 823 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total case tally to 5,60,709. As many as 19 deaths were reported, pushing the fatality tally to 9,941.
India NewsJan 7, 2021, 10:34 AM IST
TMC’s inner clash comes out publicly at Abhishek Banerjee’s meeting in North Bengal
At a party meeting in Jalpaiguri, in front of Abhishek Banerjee, several TMC leaders expressed their anger against district president Krishnakumar Kalyani. At the meeting, however, Abhishek gave the message to forget the conflict and work with unity.
India NewsDec 21, 2020, 10:52 AM IST
I will ensure that TMC wins 18 seats in North Bengal: Bimal Gurung
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha’s (GJM) founder-president Bimal Gurung has returned to the hills after a long time. He held his first public meeting in Darjeeling on Sunday (December 20) afternoon. In the meeting, Gurung said, “I have joined hands with TMC. We will win 17 to 18 assembly seats in north Bengal. The BJP betrayed the Gorkhas and did not fulfil our promises.”
India NewsDec 14, 2020, 1:04 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee to visit North Bengal today
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is going to visit North Bengal today (December 14). She will hold a meeting on December 15 at the ABPC Ground in Jalpaiguri and another meeting on December 16 at Ras Mela Maidan in Cooch Behar.
India NewsDec 8, 2020, 12:30 PM IST
BJP calls for 12-hr bandh in North Bengal today
The BJP in West Bengal has called a 12-hour bandh in North Bengal on Tuesday (December 8) over the death of a party worker today during its protest against the West Bengal government in Siliguri.
India NewsDec 7, 2020, 3:52 PM IST
Police detains Dilip Ghosh before BJP's ‘Uttarkanya’ campaign
A large police force has been deployed in Siliguri to obstruct the Uttarkanya campaign called by Bharatiya Janata Party's Youth Wing today (December 7). The BJP's Uttarkanya campaign aims to highlight multiple issues including corruption against the ruling Trinamool Congress, deprivation of tea workers in North Bengal. However, before the beginning of the campaign, police arrested Dilip Ghosh and Sayantan Basu.
India NewsNov 25, 2020, 12:26 PM IST
JP Nadda to visit poll-bound West Bengal in December
BJP national president J P Nadda will visit West Bengal on December 8-9 to review the preparedness of Bengal unit of the party. Nadda had paid a day-long visit to north Bengal last month, while Shah was in the state for two days earlier this month.
India NewsNov 21, 2020, 10:42 AM IST
Forest department rescues pangolin from North Bengal
The forest department rescued a pangolin from Cooch Behar in North Bengal. According to sources from the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau, the state port office and the armed border force launched a joint operation after receiving information from secret sources. Police have arrested one person in the incident.
IndiaNov 14, 2020, 2:48 PM IST
Bengaluru: 3 from Kerala arrested, hash oil worth Rs 25 lakh seized
At least 3 kg of hash oil worth over Rs 25 lakh was seized after the NCB seized a vehicle from Kerala, in which the accused were travelling, near Devanahalli tollgate in North Bengaluru.
IndiaOct 28, 2020, 4:40 PM IST
WB Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar to spend a month in North Bengal
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar will spend the entire month of November in North Bengal. The reason for this month-long visit to North Bengal has not been announced yet. For the very first time, the governor will stay for such a long time in the hills.
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 11:13 AM IST
Puja committees in Siliguri make open pandals after Calcutta High Court’s order
Abiding by the order of the Calcutta High Court which restricted the entry of visitors in puja pandals, the puja committees in North Bengal made open pandals this year. A bamboo fence has been erected at a certain distance in front of each pandal. The organizers said they would follow the High Court’ order.
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 10:10 AM IST
Rajbanshis demand for Narayani Sena regiment in BJP meeting at Siliguri
The Rajbanshi population has for long been demanding Narayani Sena regiment on the lines of the one that existed in the Cooch Behar kingdom. Hearing the demand, BJP national president JP Nadda assured the formation of Narayani Sena regiment in the Indian Army.
IndiaOct 19, 2020, 1:30 PM IST
BJP chief JP Nadda to visit north Bengal today
BJP national president JP Nadda will visit North Bengal today (October 19) to take stock of organisational matters, ahead of 2021 Assembly elections. Mr Nadda, along with senior party leaders such as national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, vice-president Mukul Roy, will interact with booth and district-level leaders, on the occasion.
IndiaOct 15, 2020, 12:33 PM IST
CM Mamata Banerjee inaugurates Durga pujas virtually in West Bengal
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to virtually inaugurate several Durga Pujas in Kolkata from the state secretariat on Thursday (October 15) afternoon. On October 14, Mamata Banerjee inaugurated several Durga Pujas in five districts of north Bengal virtually. According to reports, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to virtually inaugurate the Durga Puja in West Bengal on October 22.
IndiaSep 30, 2020, 4:38 PM IST
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee directs North Bengal administration to resolve all complaints
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee reached North Bengal on September 28 to hold an administrative review meeting. In the meeting, Mamata said, “Scheduled caste and tribes do not need to show any papers to get certificates of SC/ST.”