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Ranchi, April 23: Leader of the Opposition in the Assembly Arjun Munda today urged chief election commissioner V.S. Sampath to intervene and stop Damodar Valley Corporation from handing over assets to the West Bengal government and its power utility.
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Calcutta, April 22: The Election Commission has directed the removal of three block development officers and 15 officers in charge of different police stations from poll duty because of complaints of bias and inaction against most of them.
A man riding a motorbike blanked out while climbing the Taratala flyover on Tuesday afternoon, drifting to the left and keeling over as his two-wheeler rammed into the railing.
A tapestry on Calcutta's Scottish cemetery will be among the 150 panels narrating the history of Scottish emigration that will tour Scotland on the occasion of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games to be held in July and August.
Kolkata, April 21: The Calcutta High Court Monday said that the inquiry commission set up by the West Bengal government to probe the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam should also hear the complaints against other Ponzi firms that have duped investors.
A student paints on a tram at the Esplanade depot on Saturday; actor Saumitra Chatterjee looks at a motif on another coach.
Indian Hindu devotees wait in a line beside a temple during Shitala Puja in Calcutta, capital of eastern Indian state West Bengal, on April 19, 2014.
You can see the Vidyasagar Setu .. About Vidyasagar Setu:- Vidyasagar Setu , also known as the Second Hooghly Bridge , is a toll bridge over the Hooghly River in West Bengal, India, linking the cities of Kolkata and Howrah.
Coming back to India after my latest seven-month sojourn in London, I seem to have landed in a country I do not recognise.
The day was April 17, 1964 and Geraldine Mock became the first woman to complete flight around the world in an airplane and she did it with only 750 hours of flying time under her belt.
Calcutta, Apr 17 : The first of the five-phase Lok Sabha poll in West Bengal began on Thursday in the four constituencies of Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Cooch Behar and Alipurduar.
Branding legend Wally Olins, who was appointed by the erstwhile Left Front government in its final months to create a brand identity for Bengal, died on Monday.