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BJYM Activist Arjun Chaurasia's Death By Hanging, Indicates Autopsy Report

BJYM Activist Arjun Chaurasia's Death By Hanging, Indicates Autopsy Report

The findings relating to the cause of death of Chourasia is "hanging" and the ligature mark on his neck is "ante-mortem", noted the court.

10 May 2022
Amit Shah Demands CBI Probe Into Kolkata BJP Worker’s Death, Terms It ‘Political Murder’

Amit Shah Demands CBI Probe Into Kolkata BJP Worker’s Death, Terms It ‘Political Murder’

Calcutta High Court has already ordered a post-mortem into BJP worker Arjun Chowrasia’s killing to be conducted at the Command Hospital.

06 May 2022

SC Collegium Recommends 6 Names For Appointment As Permanent Judges In Calcutta HC

In a meeting held on April 19, the collegium, which also comprised senior most judges U U Lalit and A M Khanwilkar, approved the proposal for appointment of...

Teacher Recruitment Scam: HC Extends Stay On Single-Bench Order Summoning Bengal Minister To Appear Before CBI

Teacher Recruitment Scam: HC Extends Stay On Single-Bench Order Summoning Bengal Minister To Appear Before CBI

The division bench directed the Bag Committee to submit its report by May 13, when the matter will come up for hearing again.

13 April 2022

Calcutta HC Orders CBI Probe Into Death Of Eyewitness To Killing Of Congress Councillor

A single judge bench of Justice Rajasekhar Mantha ordered that the case papers in the matter be handed to the central agency, which is already probing the...

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08 April 2022
Birbhum Killings Fallout Of TMC Leader’s Murder, Carried Out In Organised Manner: CBI Report

Birbhum Killings Fallout Of TMC Leader’s Murder, Carried Out In Organised Manner: CBI Report

The CBI, in its preliminary report on the Birbhum killings, said that the massacre was carried out in a planned and organised manner and was a result of direct...


08 April 2022
Birbhum Violence: Calcutta High Court Orders CBI Probe In TMC Leader Bhadu Sheikh's Killing

Birbhum Violence: Calcutta High Court Orders CBI Probe In TMC Leader Bhadu Sheikh's Killing

The killings in Bogtui village, in which nine people including children were burnt to death in their houses, were in apparent retaliation to Sheikh's death.


07 April 2022
Calcutta High Court Asks CBI To File Fresh Case In School Recruitment Scandal

Calcutta High Court Asks CBI To File Fresh Case In School Recruitment Scandal

The CBI had registered an FIR on Tuesday, with regard to similar allegations in a different petition by Lakshmi Tunga, on an order of the high court against...


07 April 2022
Birbhum Violence: Petition Seeks CBI Probe For TMC Leader Bhadu Sheikh's Killing

Birbhum Violence: Petition Seeks CBI Probe For TMC Leader Bhadu Sheikh's Killing

The CBI submitted that it has no issues in probing Sheikh’s murder too if the court so ordered.


06 April 2022
Birbhum case: CBI moves local court for polygraph test permission on 8 arrested

Birbhum case: CBI moves local court for polygraph test permission on 8 arrested

As part of its investigation into last month's Birbhum killings in Bengal, the CBI moved a local court on Wednesday to seek permission for conducting polygraph...


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27 March 2022
CBI Names 21 As Accused In West Bengal’s Birbhum Violence

CBI Names 21 As Accused In West Bengal’s Birbhum Violence

Birbhum Violence: The Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI) took over the case after Calcutta High Court ordered probe by the former agency. Earlier, the West...


25 March 2022
Calcutta High Court Orders CBI Probe Into Birbhum Killings; 8 Were Burnt Alive

Calcutta High Court Orders CBI Probe Into Birbhum Killings; 8 Were Burnt Alive

The Calcutta High Court on Friday ordered a CBI investigation into Birbhum violence that claimed eight lives earlier this week.


17 March 2022
Bengal Assembly Accepts Privilege Motion Against Suvendu Over Alleged I-T Raid Threat

Bengal Assembly Accepts Privilege Motion Against Suvendu Over Alleged I-T Raid Threat

The four rebel BJP MLAs — Krishna Kalyani (Raiganj), Tanmoy Ghosh (Bishnupur), Soumen Roy (Kaliaganj) and Biswajit Das (Bagda) — had joined the TMC last...


09 February 2022
Calcutta High Court Dissolves Contempt Petition Against SEC On Civic Polls Postponement

Calcutta High Court Dissolves Contempt Petition Against SEC On Civic Polls Postponement

Dismissing the petition, the bench said, "We are of the opinion that there is no deliberate non-compliance or violation of the order of this court by the...


31 January 2022
Cal HC Seeks Reports From Zoo, Police On Outsiders' Entry Over Control Of Workers' Union

Cal HC Seeks Reports From Zoo, Police On Outsiders' Entry Over Control Of Workers' Union

The Calcutta High Court on Monday directed the authorities of the Alipore Zoological Garden here and the police to submit separate reports on incidents of...


25 January 2022
Political Condition In Bengal

Political Condition In Bengal "Horrible And Frightening": Governor Dhankhar

The governor also accused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of failing to provide answer to his queries on various occasions.


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03 January 2022
Supreme Court Quashes WB Govt Plea Against Granting Of Protection To Suvendu Adhikari

Supreme Court Quashes WB Govt Plea Against Granting Of Protection To Suvendu Adhikari

On September 6 last year, a single bench of the Calcutta High Court had extended interim relief to Adhikari against the summons issued by the state police's...


27 December 2021
Man Approaches Calcutta HC After Father Goes Missing From Correctional Home

Man Approaches Calcutta HC After Father Goes Missing From Correctional Home

The petitioner who has filed a Habeas Corpus petition claimed that Ranjit Bhowmick, his father, arrested in connection with a case of alleged possession of...


22 December 2021
CPI(M) Nominee Cries Foul Play In Kolkata Municipal Corporation Elections, Moves To High Court

CPI(M) Nominee Cries Foul Play In Kolkata Municipal Corporation Elections, Moves To High Court

The West Bengal government and the State Election Commission (SEC) had earlier told the high court that plans are afoot to hold elections to 111 municipal...


01 November 2021
Diwali Firecracker Ban: SC Says Cannot Impose Complete Ban, Here's What That Means

Diwali Firecracker Ban: SC Says Cannot Impose Complete Ban, Here's What That Means

The apex Court’s ruling has come, following Calcutta High Court’s order to ban firecrackers during the festivals.


03 September 2021
Calcutta HC Directs Lifting Of Gherao From Residence Of Visva-Bharati VC As Protest Enters Day 7

Calcutta HC Directs Lifting Of Gherao From Residence Of Visva-Bharati VC As Protest Enters Day 7

The central university and its VC Bidyut Chakrabarty had on Wednesday moved the high court seeking orders for the West Bengal police to lift the gherao.


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