Forest officials arrested two men trying to smuggle snake venom in West Bengal. The officials made the arrest after they were alerted.
Warning West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee against using force to foil the September 2 countrywide strike called by central trade unions, the CITU on Sunday declared it was ready for any confrontation to make the agitation successful
Accused was caught when a passenger saw him dump a bag into the Hooghly River
A farmers' rally called by the opposition Left Front in West Bengal's Howrah district against Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government on Thursday turned violent
After occupying her office chamber for four days, a group of Presidency University students on Tuesday vacated Vice-Chancellor Anuradha Lohia's room
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday announced a reward of R one crore for city football giants Mohun Bagan, who clinched the I-League 2014-15 title this year.
The last rites of Suvra Mukherjee, wife of President Pranab Mukherjee, were performed at the electric crematorium on Lodhi Road here on Wednesday.
West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury takes off his shirt in protest on Tuesday, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee says such an act "only suits Sourav Ganguly"
Government and commercial establishments were functioning normally in most parts of the West Bengal as a Congress sponsored 12 hour shutdown on Tuesday against the 'anarchy and lawlessness' in the state evoked partial response
West Bengal has over 81,000 beggars, highest in the country, while Lakshadweep merely has two vagrants, the government said
Police in Siliguri city arrested two Chinese nationals in connection with smuggling sandalwood and recovered huge amounts of the expensive and valuable commodity from them.
India has a vast collection of traditional and folk art forms that represent its fascinating folklore and legends
An Indian national, hailing from West Bengal and an employee of a shipping company, has been stranded in Nigeria for the past one year following his arrest along with other ship crew members for allegedly violating laws of international waters, his family has claimed
The incubator of India’s class struggle gets its first bar. A night out in Naxalbari
Six people, including three children, were killed on Friday when a train mowed down a group of people crossing the rail tracks in West Bengal's Malda district, police said
A missed call has spelt disaster for a family in an interior village, several kilometres away from here, with the father committing suicide in the wake of alleged sexual torture of his school-going girl by a group of youths
The death toll in floods in West Bengal rose to 97 on Thursday even as the situation improved with the water level receding slowly following little or no rain and reduced water discharge from barrages
Head to West Bengal for the Jhapan Mela, be a part of Onam festivities in Kerala and indulge in Gokulashtami celebrations in Vrindavan
Sixteen Bangladeshi nationals were detained from a border village in West Bengal, India's paramilitary Border Security Force has said.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today announced that the state government will provide Rs 4 lakh each to the families of those killed in flood and storm