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Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 4:59 PM IST
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar to visit violence-hit areas; ‘it's my constitutional duty’
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar on Monday said that the state is embroiled in violence after the assembly elections which concluded on May 2, in which chief minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress (TMC) emerged victorious.
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 3:43 PM IST
West Bengal: CID serves notice to 6 CISF officials, summons on Tuesday over Sitalkuchi firing
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the West Bengal Police has issued a notice to four constables and one inspector of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), and a deputy commandant of the force in connection with the April 10 firing incident in Sitalkuchi in Cooch Behar district.
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 12:12 PM IST
West Bengal: CM Mamata Banerjee expands Cabinet, 43 TMC leaders sworn-in as ministers
Veteran leaders who were sworn in as ministers include Subrata Mukherjee, Partha Chatterjee, Firhad Hakim, Jyoti Priya Mallick, Moloy Ghatak, Aroop Biswas, Dr Shashi Panja and Javed Ahmed Khan.
SportsMay 10, 2021, 11:01 AM IST
EPL 2020-21 review: Chelsea delays Manchester City's championship crown on Matchday 35
The 2020-21 English Premier League got done with major Matchday 35 commitments. Manchester City was made to wait for its championship crown, as it still needs a win for the title. Meanwhile, defending champion Liverpool continues its race for top-four.
SportsMay 7, 2021, 2:11 PM IST
EPL 2021-22, Matchday 35 preview: Will Chelsea delay Manchester City's 7th league title win?
The 2020-21 English Premier League is about to enter Matchday 35 in its business-end phase. Manchester City looks certain to win its seventh league title, with just a win away. Meanwhile, defending champion Liverpool still has to fight for a top-four finish.
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 2:11 PM IST
Union Minister V Muraleedharan alleges TMC workers attacking his convoy in West Midnapore, shares video
The minister took to Twitter and alleged that the convoy was attacked by 'TMC goons'.
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 1:32 PM IST
West Bengal announces new COVID-19 curbs, local train services suspended
Including the suspension of local train services, the limited activity of market spaces, and 50% occupancy in public transport services including the Kolkata Metro.
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 9:52 AM IST
RLD chief and ex-Union Minister Ajit Singh succumbs to Covid-19
A prominent leader from Western Uttar Pradesh, Ajit Singh was the son of ex-Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh. Ajit Singh served as a six-time MP from the Baghpat Lok Sabha constituency and was a part of Cabinets headed by PV Narasimha Rao, VP Singh, Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Manmohan Singh.
Top StoriesMay 5, 2021, 5:39 PM IST
Coronavirus: 10 states contributed 70.91% of new COVID-19 cases, says Health ministry
Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka, Kerala, Haryana, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan reported 70.91% of the new Covid-19 cases reported in a day, the ministry said.
Top StoriesMay 5, 2021, 11:23 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee takes oath as West Bengal Chief Minister for third consecutive term
Banerjee is presently the only woman Chief Minister in the country, and is also the only woman Chief Minister to be elected three times in a row.
Top StoriesMay 5, 2021, 9:17 AM IST
Bengal BJP leaders caught spreading fake news, as police says no gang rape happened in Birbhum
Election Commission-appointed Birbhum district Superintendent of Police Nagendra Nath Tripathi IPS told media persons that reports of gang rape in Birbhum are fake.
ElectionsMay 3, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Will go to court: Mamata Banerjee after losing to Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram
"I accept the verdict in Nandigram - it is not a big deal. Don't worry," said the Chief Minister, declaring, however, that she would approach the court over "mischief".
West Bengal Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 7:44 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee on landslide victory: We won against money power, muscle and mafia power
Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress looks all set to hold power in West Bengal, shaking off a tough challenge from BJP.
West Bengal Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 7:11 PM IST
West Bengal Election Results 2021: BJP wins Nandigram, but loses Bengal battle
Mamata Banerjee today won a big fight in Bengal but lost Nandigram seat to BJP's Suvendu Adhikari, her former right-hand man.
ElectionsMay 2, 2021, 7:08 PM IST
Election Results 2021: Congress concedes defeat; ‘People's mandate final word in democracy’
He promised that his party will continue to play the role of an effective opposition in the state.