Pooja Mehta is WION's reporter in Kolkata.
The Indian Coast Guard requested Bangladesh Coast Guard to assist in rescue operations in Bangladesh waters.
At both the places – Kolkata and Hooghly, she reiterated the fact that religion is personal but festivals are universal.
Three of four arrested operatives hailed from Bangladesh.
On Thursday, massive clashes erupted at Bhatpara ahead of the inauguration of the Bhatpara police station.
Banerjee held a meeting with close to 3,000 corporators and councillors from several municipalities and municipal corporations across the state.
Junior doctors met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday and apprised her of the problems they have been facing at medical colleges and hospitals in the state.
The chief minister launched a blistering attack on the junior doctors for not coming forward to end the ongoing impasse.
Banerjee reached SSKM hospital in South Kolkata on Thursday morning and issued an ultimatum for doctors to join work by 2 pm.
Abesh, who is the son of Banerjee’s brother Kartick Banerjee, is a doctor with KPC Medical College and Hospital.
The streets of Basirhat mostly bore a deserted look with buses and cars remaining off the roads. Most stores, market complexes remained closed.
On Sunday, a five-member BJP delegation led by Bengal BJP President and MP from Midnapore constituency Dilip Ghosh met the family members of the two deceased BJP workers while a delegation…
The AN-32 with 13 people on board – eight officers and five passengers took off from the Jorhat air base around 12:25pm on Monday.
Trinamool Congress's Nirmal Kundu, president of ward number 6 of Dum Dum Municipality, was shot at by miscreants on Tuesday evening at Nimta in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal.
Banerjee made a startling revelation in the first press conference she held after disappointing election results for the party.
The party general secretary Partha Chatterjee said that Roy was suspended for making anti-party remarks and breaching the party discipline.