China moots bullet train to Kolkata via Bangladesh, Myanmar

Chinese Consul General in Kolkata Ma Zhanwu has announced that his country was mooting a bullet train service between Kunming and Kolkata, traversing through Myanmar and Bangladesh.

Mamata to visit Italy, Germany to attract investments

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is on a visit to Italy and Germany to draw investment to the State.

At least one person was killed and several people were feared trapped as a large chunk of the Majerhat Bridge - a railway overbridge - on the Diamond Harbour Road in Kolkata collapsed on Tuesday evening

A metropolitan magistrate court in Kolkata summoned Bharatiya Janta Party chief Amit Shah in connection with a defamation case filed against him by Trinamool Congress.

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