CAB, NRC will not be implemented in West Bengal: TMC's Derek O'Brien
All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) Member of Parliament Derek O'Brien sa...
West Bengal trims guv’s powers, cuts direct access to universities
Tuesday’s gazette notification — putting the state government between the ...
Vikas Swarup appointed Secretary (West) in foreign ministry
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of S...
Make sure Hindus don't get left out, particularly in West Bengal: RSS tells the government on CAB
The Sangh is most concerned about the implementation of the bill in West Bengal, where it feels that if the identification of immigrants is left to the Trinamool Congress there, it might not be carried out the way it ought to.
Government readies plan to push India into top 50 ease of business rankings
The government on Tuesday set out the roadmap to get India to break into the top 50 countries in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi brainstorming with ministries.
People in Delhi, WB, Odisha, Telangana not getting Ayushman Bharat scheme benefits: Harsh Vardhan
"Ayushman Bharat is being implemented in the entire country. There are four states including Delhi which have not implemented the Ayushman Bharat Scheme -- Delhi, Telangana, Odisha and West Bengal. "It has benefited 10.75 crore poor families but the people in the four states including Delhi are certainly deprived of the scheme," Harsh Vardhan said.
India beat West Indies by 67 runs to win T20 series 2-1
India beat West Indies by 67 runs to win the third T20 International and also the three-match series by 2-1 margin. Batting first, India scored 240 for 3 riding on KL Rahul's 56-ball-91, Rohit Sharma's 71 off 34 balls and skipper Virat Kohli's unbeaten 70 off 29 balls. In reply, West Indies managed 173 for 8 in 20 overs with Pollard scoring 68 off 39 balls.
Number of Lok Sabha MPs with cases of crimes against women up from 2 to 19 in 10 years: ADR
West Bengal reported the highest number of MPs/MLAs (16) who declared cases of crimes against women, followed by Odisha and Maharashtra with 12 MPs/MLAs each.
Oil prices gain as OPEC revises deficit forecast
Brent futures rose 24 cents, or 0.4 per cent to $63.96 a barrel by 0242 GMT.
Fair price shops in Kolkata to sell onions at Rs 59/kg
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee has instructed the state government’s supply chain and sales point known as Sufal Bangla to market onions at a maximum of Rs 59 per kg. The state government will not only subsidise the price of onion but also bear the cost of transportation, distribution and losses in transit.
Shame to our country's democratic history: Jagdeep Dhankhar after finding guv's gate at Assembly locked
West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Thursday had to wait in front of locked gate no 3 of the state assembly, designated for the governor. Later he entered the assembly premises through gate no 4, meant for media persons and officials. "The governor's gate being locked has put our democratic history to shame," Dhankhar said.
Virushka share unseen picture from secret wedding, post adorable messages on 2nd anniversary
Kohli and Sharma defined love in their unique way.
West Indies level series against India with a 8-wicket win
Batting first, India scored 170 for 7 with Shivam Dube hitting 54 off 30 balls and Rishabh Pant contributing an unbeaten 33 off 22. In reply, Lendl Simmons scored an unbeaten 67 off 45 balls and Nicholas Pooran scored 38 off 18 balls to finish the chase.
Oil prices wilt on surprise build-up in US crude stocks
US West Texas Intermediate crude slipped by 33 cents, or 0.6 per cent, to $58.91 a barrel.
'Second war of independence': TMC eyes citizenship bill to take on BJP ahead of state polls
Addressing a rally in Kolkata on Friday, Banerjee said she would support the bill if citizenship is given to each and every refugee, irrespective of their religion.
Copyright © 2019 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service