ED grills Abhishek for 6 hours in coal scam

Kolkata: Moments after emerging from the Central Government office complex, where he was grilled by the Enforcement Directorate for more than six hours in the coal smuggling case, Trinamool Congress national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee...

Freedom fighters’ kin share untold stories of struggle

Revolutionary leader Kanailal Dutta of the Jugantar group was hanged on November 10, 1908, for the assassination of British approver Naren Goswami in the Alipore Central Jail’s hospital. A day before the hanging, his brother, Ashutosh, had requested...

A day after business tycoon Gautam Adani met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, the CPI(M) and BJP targeted the TMC for its initial criticism of Adani Group. In a Facebook post, senior CPI(M) leader Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya alleged...

In a tragic road accident in West Bengal’s Nadia district, 18 persons were killed while seven others were injured after their vehicle met with an accident in the wee hours of Sunday. 

Trinamool Youth Congress president and Tollywood actor Saayoni Ghosh was arrested for attempt-to-murder charges by the Agartala police, a day after she posted a video on her Twitter handle, in which she was heard saying “Khela Hobe” - the party’s...

West Bengal BJP MLA Swapan Majumder, has courted controversy by allegedly telling his party workers to break the hands and legs of Trinamool Congress leaders if they terrorise them and slap false charges against them. 



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