Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 | Last Update : 03:40 AM IST


Rs 70,000 Central fellowship for IIT research scholars

The Centre will provide a monthly fellowship of Rs 70,000 to researchers doing PhDs in an IIT or IISc.

20 Aug 2017 3:14 AM

West Bengal: Man held for driving his wife to suicide

Arpita, who was five months pregnant, was found hanging from the ceiling at her in-laws’ residence in Manicktala.

20 Aug 2017 3:08 AM

West Bengal: Floods in control but toll rises to 55

The floods hit over 52 lakh people in North Bengal’s Cooch Behar, South Dinajpur, North Dinajpur, Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar and Malda.

20 Aug 2017 3:02 AM

Sculpture marks 200 years of Presidency

Art installation shows journey ‘from shelter to open sky’.

20 Aug 2017 2:36 AM

CM Mamata turns down Centre circular for second time

State education minister Partha Chatterjee informed that the Central government’s order was turned down.

20 Aug 2017 2:30 AM

IED explosion in Darjeeling, 20 shops blown up

The incidents have marked the return of violence in the Hills during the indefinite shutdown called by the GJM, in demand of Gorkhaland.

20 Aug 2017 2:18 AM

West Bengal: Heavy rain likely in several districts

Isolated heavy rain is likely over the districts of East Midnapore, West Midnapore, North and South 24 Parganas, Howrah, Hooghly.

18 Aug 2017 3:53 AM

Netaji’s family: History of Indian independence movement distorted

Family members of Netaji demanded a ‘proper documentation’ of his role in India’s freedom struggle, saying that its history had been ‘distorted’

18 Aug 2017 3:49 AM

Two GJM women activists held for violence, arson

The Hills have been paralysed by an indefinite strike which entered the 64th day on Thursday.

18 Aug 2017 3:39 AM

Trinamool steals show at West Bengal civic polls; BJP finishes second

The election results were indicative of a paradigm shift in the state politics with the BJP emerging as the main challenger to the TMC.

17 Aug 2017 5:02 PM