Mother Teresa's 107th birth anniversary celebrated

Kolkata, Aug 26 Special masses and prayers were today held to mark the 107th birth anniversary of Saint Teresa of Calcutta, better known as Mother Teresa.Candles were lit at her grave at Mother...

Aug 26, 2017 3:50 PM | Newsscroll

Tata Motors working on alternative plans for Nano: official

Kolkata, Aug 26 Leading automobile manufacturer Tata Motors is now working on alternative plans for its small car Nano whose sales have fallen making its production not a viable proposition, an...

Aug 26, 2017 3:21 PM | Newsscroll

Freight rates up on busy cargo movements

New Delhi, Aug 26 Freight rates for the nine-tonne payload section for select destinations turned up by Rs 1000 at the local truck transport market in the national capital today on fresh arrivals of...

Aug 26, 2017 2:03 PM | Newsscroll

Amit Shah to visit Kolkata early next month

Kolkata, Aug 25 BJP national president Amit Shah will visit the city in early September to oversee progress in the expansion of the party's base in West Bengal.Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh said...

Aug 25, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll

CBI carries out searches at Delhi minister's residence

New Delhi, Aug 25 The CBI today searched the official residence of Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain after registering a case against him, his wife and four others in connection with money...

Aug 25, 2017 8:25 PM | Newsscroll

East Bengal release Ruidas

Kolkata, Aug 25 The bitter contract row between Abinash Ruidas and East Bengal came to an end today with the red-and-gold camp releasing the Indian leftwinger who was snapped up by Indian Super...

Aug 25, 2017 8:21 PM | Newsscroll

Builders seeks more clarity on GST

Kolkata, Aug 25 Builders continue to face teething hurdles in the new GST regime and a representation is likely to be sent to the GST Council to seek for greater clarity."We welcome the new tax...

Aug 25, 2017 8:06 PM | Newsscroll

Draft electoral roll for West Bengal published

Kolkata, Aug 25 The draft electoral roll for West Bengal has been published, state Chief Electoral Officer Aariz Aftab said here today.According to the draft electoral roll, the total number of...

Aug 25, 2017 8:05 PM | Newsscroll

Triple talaq petitioner faces threats, wants protection

Kolkata, Aug 25 Ishrat Jahan, one of the five petitioners in the triple talaq case, today wrote to the West Bengal chief minister, seeking security for herself and her children after allegedly...

Aug 25, 2017 7:53 PM | Newsscroll

Flood situation improves further in north Bengal

Kolkata, Aug 25 The flood situation in the six districts of north Bengal improved further today with water receding from several areas, except a few places in Malda district, an official of the...

Aug 25, 2017 7:39 PM | Newsscroll