Santiniketan(WB), June 5 : The Visva Bharati University has decided not to organise the annual Pous Mela, an official of the central varsity said.
The Pous Mela is an annual fair which is held in Santiniketan in West Bengal's Birbhum district in the month of December and draws lakhs of people...... read more
Kolkata, Jun 4 : Blaming the near rout of the Left in the general election on a global trend of consolidation of right-wing forces, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday said the central committee of the party will meet later this week to analyse the reasons behind the debacle...... read more
Kolkata, Jun 3 : Actor-singer Ruma Guha Thakurta, who featured in films such as "Jwar Bhata", "Ganga" and "36 Chowringhee Lane" while straddling an equally successful playback career, died in her sleep early Monday aged 84, family sources said...... read more
Kolkata, May 30 : The Calcutta High Court Thursday granted protection from arrest and any coercive action till July 10 to West Bengal CID Additional Director General Rajeev Kumar in the Saradha chit fund scam case.
The vacation bench of the court granted him a month's protection from June 10, when the court will reopen after sum... read more
Kolkata, May 29 : A fire broke out at a godown inPark Circus area of south Kolkata Wednesday afternoon, anofficial said.
At least 15 fire tenders have been pressed intoservice to bring the blaze under control, the official said...... read more
Kolkata, May 27 : Former Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar Monday failed to appear before the CBI, which had summoned him for questioning in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, and sought a week's time citing personal reasons.
A CID official visited the CBI office in Salt Lake and submitted a letter by Kumar in whi... read more
Kolkata, May 27 : Former Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar Monday failed to appear before the CBI, which had summoned him for questioning in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, and sought a week's time citing personal reasons...... read more
Kolkata, May 27 : An estimated 86.29 per cent out of the nearly 8 lakh students passed the Higher Secondary examinations in West Bengal this year, the results of which were declared on Monday...... read more