Kofi Annan, who served two terms as the UN secretary General from January 1, 1997, to December 31, 2006, died aged 80
The WBMC is an autonomous body constituted under the provisions of the Bengal Medical Act 1914 and governed by the rules and regulations framed under this act, according to its website
In another incident, two motorcycles collided near Icchapur crossing in the district, killing one person and injuring two others. Shyamsujjaman Mondol, 31, was killed on spot, while the two injured were taken to a nearby hospital by local people, the
The two were produced in a local court today, which remanded them to 14 days' police custody. Das added that the Maoist has over 25 criminal cases against his name in Aurangabad
Earlier, Banerjee was present at the customary midnight Independence Day celebration organised by her party Trinamool Congress at South Kolkata's Hazra Crossing
The West Bengal Chief Minister, on August 1, had said that the NRC draft would divide the people and create a civil war-like situation in the country
Refuting the charges, the TMC said in a statement, "The BJP has just concluded another flop show in #Bangla. After the flop meeting, BJP is looking for excuses
Addressing a massive rally in central Kolkata's Mayo Road, Shah came down heavily upon the West Bengal's ruling party, accusing it of being involved in a series of corruption cases, besides destroying the law and order situation in the state
Some Congress activists also claimed that there was a nexus between the BJP and West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress and raised slogans like "Modi-Didi bhai bhai"
BJP national president Amit Shah is set to address a public meeting in the central part of Kolkata tomorrow
A two-storey house was washed away due to floods following heavy rainfall in West Bengal’s Bankura. The incident that occurred on August 6 left the locals in panic. The house was vacated on a prior notice and no causalities were reported. Heavy rains caused the Gandheswari and Sali rivers to swell up and gush into the localities
Mamata Banerjee, who arrived tonight from Kolkata, drove straight to the Gopalapuram residence of the DMK patriarch from the airport.
The 43-year-old man was held late last night from the labour colony of a tea garden in the area, a police officer said
Two adult elephants and a calf were hit by the Gyaneswari Express while crossing the tracks near Gidhni railway station -- around 180 km from Kolkata
TMC secretary general and West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said the party will observe "black day" in every block and district of the state on Saturday and Sunday
Raising the issue during the Zero Hour in Rajya Sabha, Banerjee said DVC was releasing excess water every year resulting in severe floods in West Bengal
Complainant says the West Bengal chief minister is making all efforts to halt the NRC process
Addressing a conclave by the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India, Banerjee took several digs at the Modi-led Central government and accused it of interfering with the judiciary
Former Chief Minister and Asom Gana Parishad leader Prafulla Kumar Mahanta condemned Banerjee for criticizing the NRC and said that the historical document which was updated and published on Monday was not against the Bengalis and the Muslims
Abdullah, who met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday, said this is "an ongoing conversation"