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Bengal better equipped but cannot rule out another wave of COVID-19: doctors

Physical, psychological, social and familial collateral damage inflicted upon the healthcare workforce must be addressed,

The Hindu 3 Aug 2021 4:41 pm

Two BJP workers found dead in West Bengal; saffron party cries foul

Prima facie it appeared to be a case of murder, the autopsy report will confirm the exact cause and circumstances, a police

The New Indian Express 3 Aug 2021 4:13 pm

KMC sero study to find antibodies in vaccinated citizens

This Independence Day, Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is set to embark on a serological survey project to find out if

The Times of India 3 Aug 2021 1:10 pm

Bengal crosses 3 crore Covid vaccination mark

Bengal reached 3 crore vaccinations on Monday, a step that will play a significant role in restricting mortality and severe

The Times of India 3 Aug 2021 10:00 am

BJP has brought Duare Gunda to Tripura: Abhishek Banerjee

Trinamool Congress national general secretary and MP Abhishek Banerjee came under attack by a group of people waving BJP

The Times of India 3 Aug 2021 9:30 am

Kolkata: Weekend footfall fuels turnaround hopes at malls

During the weekend, malls in the city witnessed the highest footfall and sales so far since reopening in mid-June. Some of

The Times of India 3 Aug 2021 8:17 am

Kolkata: Night violations, repeat offenders worry cops

The increasing trend of repeat offenders being prosecuted for violating the 9pm-5am curbs is becoming a concern for police.

The Times of India 3 Aug 2021 7:30 am

HC judge met lawyer of scam accused: Suvendu

The Indian Express 3 Aug 2021 5:00 am

Three die in Bengal lightning strike

Three persons including a couple died on August 2 as lightning struck them in West Bengal's Birbhum district, police said.

The Hindu 3 Aug 2021 4:47 am

Jawhar Sircar elected unopposed to RS

There were no nominations from BJP, ISF

The Hindu 3 Aug 2021 1:12 am

Schools may reopen on Sept 1: Assam CM

The Times of India 3 Aug 2021 12:48 am

Life term for main accused in hooch tragedy

A court here on Monday awarded life imprisonment to Khora Badshah, the main accused in 2011 hooch tragedy that claimed 172

The Times of India 2 Aug 2021 9:26 pm

Odisha logs 1,032 new Covid-19 cases, 67 more deaths

Odisha's Covid-19 toll on Monday rose to 6,033 after 67 more patients succumbed to the infection, while 1,032 fresh cases

The Times of India 2 Aug 2021 5:50 pm

Kolkata hospital recalls Olympic boxers visit with mother

When Indias latest boxing sensation Lovlina Borgohain takes to the Olympic boxing ring on Wednesday, the country will be

The Times of India 2 Aug 2021 10:00 am

Requests pour in for KMC doorstep vax enrolment

A day after the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) announced the vaccination-at-doorstep programme, enquiries started

The Times of India 2 Aug 2021 10:00 am

Pay Rs 40 crore, plant 100 trees for axing 62: Calcutta HC

The Calcutta high court has directed a real estate group to pay Rs 40 crore within 15 days and plant 100 trees in order to

The Times of India 2 Aug 2021 10:00 am

Kol: PG-qualified women among 8k applicants for 6 dom posts

Bandana Mistry is a postgraduate in Bengali literature, Swarnali Samanta is a history graduate, while Sikha Sinha is a

The Times of India 2 Aug 2021 10:00 am

Buzz over Babul Supriyo, ex-min critical of WB BJP chief

The speculations over Babul Supriyos future in politics continued on Sunday with the former Union minister re-editing his

The Times of India 2 Aug 2021 9:30 am

Only time will tell what I do next: Babul Supriyo after announcing decision to

A day after kicking off a political storm over his announcement to quit politics over Facebook, former Union minister and BJP

India TV 1 Aug 2021 9:32 pm

Former Manipur Cong chief Govindas Konthoujam joins BJP

Konthoujam joined BJP in the presence of Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh, state BJP chief A Sharda Devi, Rajya Sabha MP

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 8:33 pm

Trinamool Congress sets sights on Tripura to gain national footprint, Abhishek

With a majority Bengali speaking population and about 8.60% minority population, northeastern State provides a demographic

The Hindu 1 Aug 2021 6:50 pm

Brown sugar worth Rs 14 lakh seized in Bengal, 2 held

Two persons were arrested from West Bengal's Malda district after brown sugar worth around Rs 14 lakh was seized from their

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 6:00 pm

Top Maoist leader surrenders in Odishas Balangir district

A top Maoist leader, who was carrying Rs 4 lakh reward on his head and involved in many offences, surrendered before the

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 5:50 pm

Two-time Asansol MP Babul Supriyo says alvida politics

Two-time Asansol MP and former Union minister Babul Supriyo said on social media on Saturday that he was quitting politics

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 12:53 pm

Dilip Ghosh leads BJP supporters in run to support India at Olympics

Kolkata Police officials said that no untoward incident was reported and the programme went off unhindered

The Economic Times 1 Aug 2021 11:37 am

Kolkata: 2 days after downpour, water refuses to go down

Even as water receded in most of the city after the second relatively dry day after two days of incessant rainfall, some

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 11:31 am

West Bengal: Help held for killing Baguiati woman

Cops probing the murder of a 62-year-old woman living alone at her Baguiati home last week, arrested a young domestic help

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 10:00 am

Misuse reports prompt govt-hosp meet on Swasthya Sathi tomo

The state health department has convened a meeting of all private cancer hospitals empanelled under Swasthya Sathi after

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 9:30 am

WB: More micro C-zones in BMC, South Dum Dum areas

Eight areas under South Dum Dum Municipality have been declared as micro containment zones after several cases were reported

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 8:15 am

Kolkata Municipal Corporation seal on doorstep vax drive

Bedridden due to a spinal cord injury, Lake View Road resident Dipti Mukherjee had given up hope of getting the Covid vaccine

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 8:14 am

Arun Arora is new GM of Eastern railways

The Indian Express 1 Aug 2021 4:22 am

Badaun man held for Kolkata murder: Cops

The Indian Express 1 Aug 2021 3:38 am

Access to Mrinal Sen's lost gems now possible

The Times of India 1 Aug 2021 2:00 am

Kolkata: Presentation marks World Tiger Day digitally

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 11:53 pm

Needle removed from nasal cavity near brain

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 10:32 pm

Residents power-less as downpour inundates Kol localities

A private bank executive from Biren Roy Road (West) in Behala, Kuntal Saha couldnt attend office for the past two days. At

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 12:08 pm

Kolkata theatres to wait for new content

After Bengal allowed cinemas to reopen, city exhibitors have taken a cautious approach keeping Covid numbers and the

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 10:00 am

11 dead as heavy rain batters West Bengal districts

At least 11 people were killed in Bengal on Friday as torrential rain for the past 24 hours triggered floods, landslides and

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 9:43 am

CBSE keeps high-score trend going, UG seat crunch feared

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class XII results, declared on Friday, continued with the trend of high

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 9:30 am

CBSE topper leads high-scorer club with 1 mark short of 500

One mark short of 500, Archisman Bandyopadhyay from South Point High School is perhaps the highest scorer of CBSE XII this

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 7:37 am

Fuel rates constant in Kolkata, but revision hope low

Following 42 hikes in around two months, petrol price in the city has remained unchanged at Rs 102.14 for two weeks. Diesel

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021 7:30 am

Porn racket: Model, photographer held

A model and a photographer have been arrested near Kolkata for their alleged involvement in shooting and circulating

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 11:50 pm

Torrential rain brings life to halt in Bengal

Torrential rain over the past two days owing to the formation of a low-pressure area over Gangetic West Bengal has thrown

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 11:32 pm

NH-10 blocked due to landslide near Kalimpong

National Highway (NH) 10 has been blocked due to a landslide near Kalimpong on Friday

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 11:13 pm

Kolkata: Fire breaks out at godown in Ultadanga, no injuries

A fire broke out at a godown in Kolkata's Ultadanga area on Friday

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 2:10 pm

Kolkata: Hookah bar, cafe raided, 10 held

Kolkata Police have now started raiding all commercial establishments they find open after 9pm. Cops raided a cafe and a

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 9:59 am

After 2 jabs, 3 of Salt Lake family went to ICU with Covid

Three members of a family in Salt Lake each of them fully vaccinated against Covid caught the infection earlier this month

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 9:30 am

Kolkata: Cop action against 2 for shorts row

The Kolkata Police decided to initiate departmental proceedings against a constable and a civic volunteer posted at Kasba

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 7:49 am

West Bengal: Cinemas set to open with 50% capacity

After three months of closure, the state on Thursday allowed cinemas in Bengal to reopen with 50% seating capacity and

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 7:30 am

Alipore CJM saves 2 lawyers from electrocution death

The chief judicial magistrate of Alipore police court on Thursday afternoon rescued two lawyers, who slipped and touched an

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 7:30 am

Magnitude 3.1 earthquake strikes in Assam

An earthquake of magnitude 3.1 was reported near Assam's Tezpur on Thursday, the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 1:23 am

CM Naveen Patnaik launches 'One Nation, One Ration Card' scheme across Odisha

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday virtually launched the one nation one ration card (ONORC) policy across the state

The Times of India 30 Jul 2021 12:39 am

Rain affects normal life in south West Bengal

Heavy overnight rain owing to a well-marked low pressure over Bangladesh and West Bengal affected normal life in Kolkata and

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021 9:37 pm

Severe bone disease, months after Covid cure, worries docs

Avascular necrosis, a debilitating disease that causes bone degeneration, has struck a few patients in Kolkata who had

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021 9:30 am

WB CM meets Sonia Gandhi, vows nationwide khela hobe

Sonia Gandhi shared her views on opposition unity, Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday after her chai pe charcha with

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021 9:30 am

Presi Univ may reopen portal as JEE set to refund test fee

Students, who were disappointed when West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board cancelled the entrance tests at Presidency

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021 8:09 am

Covaxin jab only for 2nd-dose recipients: WB health dept

Due to the rising number of recipients whose second dose of Coxavin is due and the scanty supply of the vaccine, the state

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021 7:30 am

Lawyers stage protest near acting CJ's court

A section of lawyers on Wednesday staged a brief protest in front of the court of acting chief justice Rajesh Bindal

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021 2:00 am

15-year-old boy rapes three-year-old girl in Odisha: Police

A 15-year-old boy was held for allegedly raping a three-year-old girl in Odisha's Jajpur district, police said on Wednesday.

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021 1:50 am

Sircar files nomination papers for Rajya Sabha poll

Trinamool Congress announces its support for the retired bureaucrat

The Hindu 29 Jul 2021 1:14 am

WB to release 14 tigers in Buxa nat'l park

The West Bengal forest department is set to get 14 tigers from Kaziranga in Assam to be released at Buxa National Park in

The Times of India 28 Jul 2021 9:44 pm

Odisha capital sees increase in suicide cases in first half this year

As Covid-19 pandemic triggered stress and psychological ailments among many, suicide cases recorded a marginal increase in

The Times of India 28 Jul 2021 5:51 pm

Police probe unnatural death at Bengal BJP headquarter

The Hastings police has lodged a case of unnatural death and started a probe into the death of a Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha

The Times of India 28 Jul 2021 1:43 pm

'Kata tel back in Kol riding on record petrol price surge

'Kata tel or adulterated fuel sale spike amid the record breaking surge in fuel prices has emerged as a fresh concern in the

The Times of India 28 Jul 2021 1:34 pm

WB CM repeats Pegasus demands after meeting PM Modi

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee repeated her demand for a Supreme Court-monitored probe into and an all-party meeting on the

The Times of India 28 Jul 2021 9:30 am

NHRCs report perverse, absurd, WB govt tells Calcutta HC

The state government has called the National Human Rights Commissions report on post-poll violence in Bengal perverse, absurd

The Times of India 28 Jul 2021 9:30 am