West Bengal records 15% turnout till 9 am, complaints pour in from all 7 Lok Sabha seats in phase 5

Amid reports of isolated incidents of violence, a little over 15 per cent of polling was…

How 2 Koreans found home in India’s heartbeat

For Yechan Lee, who hails from Bihar, and Luna Yogini, Koreans with roots in Kolkata, India…

At 42 degrees Celsius, Kolkata experiences hottest day of the season

Kolkata recorded its hottest day of the season on Monday, with a maximum temperature of 42…

Sandeshkhali raid: Seizure of foreign-made revolvers adds new angle to land-grabbing, sexual harassment charges

The seizure of foreign-made revolvers and a pistol from Sandeshkhali – located close to the India-Bangladesh…

West Bengal Budget | Rural focus: Water tax waiver, outlay on roads and schemes for the poor

WITH THE panchayat polls round the corner, the state government has kept its focus on the…

Woman stripped, beaten up over ‘extra-marital affair’; 12 arrested

A woman was stripped and beaten up in the Kulpi area of Diamond Harbour sub-division of…

Siddiqui working at behest of BJP for money: Firhad Hakim

The Trinamool Congress on Friday claimed that there is a “nexus” between the BJP and the…

Esplanade violence: ISF MLA, 17 others sent to 11-day police custody

A court in Kolkata on Sunday sent Indian Secular Front (ISF) MLA Naushad Siddiqui and 17…

10 lakh pilgrims take a dip at Gangasagar on Makar Sankranti

Nearly 10 lakh pilgrims took a dip at Ganga Sagar in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas…

New investment proposals up 71% in 2022 as economy strengthens

After two disappointing years when the Covid pandemic hit the entire country, Indian industry is showing…