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Bhabanipur by-polls

BJP's Priyanka Tibriwal to contest against Mamata Banerjee

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has fielded Priyanka Tibriwal as its candidate in the upcoming Bhabanipur bypolls pitting her against West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on 30 September.

BJP's Priyanka Tibriwal to contest against Mamata Banerjee

BSF nabs two Indians while smuggling cattle to Bangladesh

India's Border Security Force (BSF) has apprehended two Indian smugglers in Malda district under the South Bengal frontier while they were trying to cross the Ganga river with four cattle to ...

BSF nabs two Indians while smuggling cattle to Bangladesh

BSF nabs 15 Bangladeshis for trespassing Indian border

The Border Security Force (BSF) has apprehended 15 Bangladeshi nationals here while illegally crossing the India-Bangladesh border on Thursday from different places

BSF nabs 15 Bangladeshis for trespassing Indian border

Pegasus row

Mamata calls Opposition to unite against threat to democracy

Accusing the BJP of “bulldozing the federal structure” of the country, Banerjee said she has plastered the camera of her phone

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee with others during the event to pay tributes to TMC workers (who were killed in Police firing in 1993), in Kolkata on 21 July 2021.

Mamata's election case: High Court asks ECI to preserve voting machines

Justice Sarkar took over the case from another judge against whom Mamata had levelled allegations of 'conflict of interest in the wake of his alleged links with India's ruling BJP

Mamata's election case: High Court asks ECI to preserve voting machines

Abhishek Banerjee appointed TMC's new national general secretary

In a major development, Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Saturday appointed Abhishek Banerjee, Diamond Harbour MP and nephew of West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, as the party's all India general ...

Abhishek Banerjee appointed TMC's new national general secretary

Five dead as cyclone Yaas batters India

Barely a week after Cyclone Tauktae claimed at least 155 lives in western India, Cyclone Yaas has forced the evacuation of more than 1.5 million people in the eastern states of West Bengal and Odisha

Vehicles submerged due to heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Yaas landfall, on 26 May 2021

Severe cyclonic storm Yaas weakens after hitting Odisha, WB coast

Sever cyclonic storm Yaas which intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm over Northwest Bay and adjoining area completed crossing North Odisha-West Bengal coast between North of Dhamra & South ...

Severe cyclonic storm Yaas weakens after hitting Odisha, WB coast

Cyclone Yaas

Landfall process starts in Odisha, likely to continue for 3-4 hrs

The landfall process of Cyclone Yass started around 9:00 am on Wednesday between Dhamra and Balasore in Odisha and is expected to continue for about three to four hours, said Odisha Special Relief ...

Locals residents walk to a shelter as Cyclone Yaas barrels towards India's eastern coast in the Bay of Bengal, in Digha some 190 Km from Kolkata on 26 May 2021

Cyclone Yaas

Tornedo hits Hooghly, North 24 Parganas

Though the weather department said that these kinds of tornadoes are common ahead of a major cyclone but also admitted that it is very unlikely at a place which is nearly 210 kilometres away from the ...

Tornedo hits Hooghly, North 24 Parganas
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