Bengal govt launches ration at doorstep scheme

Kolkata: The Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal launched the ‘Duare Ration’ (ration at doorstep) scheme which the administration said will benefit around 10 crores of people of the state.

Mamata rejigs cabinet, retains Amit Mitra as adviser

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee last week announced a cabinet reshuffle and changed major portfolios.

An earthquake with its epicentre 5 km southwest of Mirik in Darjeeling district rattled West Bengal on Monday, triggering panic in the hills and plains of North Bengal where terrified people saw it as a sign that the Nepal tragedy was getting...

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