Speaker revokes suspension of Bengal BJP MLAs

Kolkata: West Bengal Legislative Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee revoked the suspension of 7 Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) MLAs, including that of Leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari. The MLAs were suspended in two separate incidents in March.

Lightning, storms claim 25 lives in Bangladesh

Sylhet (Bangladesh): Lightning and storm in Bangladesh have killed at least 25 people and unleashed devastating floods that left more than four million others stranded, officials said.

Senior TMC leader Mukul Roy submitted his resignation as chairman of Public Accounts Committee in West Bengal Assembly to Speaker Biman Banerjee citing ill health. Roy, who won the Krishnanagar Uttar constituency in Nadia district on a BJP ticket...

Burdwan: Hours after Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Rout was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged that the BJP-led government is using the central agencies against people who are "speaking...

Assam reeled under devastating floods caused by incessant rain affecting nearly 31,00,000 people in 32 districts, while eight more people lost their lives taking the toll to 63, officials said. A total of 18,94,000 people were affected in 28...

Rujira Banerjee, wife of Abhishek Banerjee, was questioned by the CBI in connection with a coal smuggling case.  According to sources, the central intelligence has received some new information in the coal smuggling case.

A 28-year-old Kolkata police constable, on his first day of duty outside the Bangladesh deputy high commission near Park Circus, opened indiscriminate fire from his SLR, killing a 28-year-old woman and injuring three others.

Mohd Mosiuddin alias Musa, an Islamic State (IS) operative in Bengal accused of plotting the execution of foreigners, was sentenced to life imprisonment by a special NIA court. Musa was arrested in 2016 on charges of brainwashing and radicalising...



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