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Resolution to change name of West Bengal to Bengal passed, BJP...

The West Bengal Assembly on Monday passed a resolution to change the name of the state from West Bengal to 'Bangla' in Bengali, 'Bengal'...

Bengal police will have uniforms tailored by jail inmates

Once the project of making school uniform by inmates, lodged in prisons across West Bengal, becomes successful, police personnel in the state may soon...

CPI backs Mamata govt on decision to rename Bengal

The Communist Party of India, for a change, is on the same page as the Trinamool Congress government on the issue to rename Bengal, saying...

BJP criticises state’s move to rename West Bengal

The BJP on Tuesday criticised the West Bengal government's decision to rename West Bengal, alleging the TMC wants to wipe out the history of...

Pranab Mukherjee declares: Will use all our might to protect India’s...

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said India is committed to peace but will use "all its might" if its sovereignty is threatened. Speaking at Haismara...

Seven people killed in car-bus collision in Bengal

At least seven people were killed when a car collided with a bus in West Bengal's North 24-Parganas district on Monday, police said. The accident...

Odisha-Bengal row over rosogolla becomes bitter

The war over rosogolla between Odisha and Bengal has just got a bit more bitter. In the wake of Odisha's latest claim that the famous...

Bengal celebs, activists slam Mamata govt over assaults

Expressing concern over the violence-marred local body polls in Bengal and assault on a host of journalists, a section of the civil society on...

Bengal government has declared war against people: CPI-M

The CPI-M on Saturday accused the West Bengal government and the state police and administration of having declared a war against the people by...

Bengal may enroll transgenders as civic volunteers

West Bengal is mulling recruiting transgenders as civic volunteers to aid the Kolkata Police in a variety of tasks, including helping the elderly cross...

Chit fund scam, CBI conducts raids in Bengal, Odisha

The CBI on Thursday raided 19 places in Odisha and West Bengal in connection with its ongoing probe in the multi-crore-rupee chit fund scam,...

Nepal earthquake to be recreated during Bengal Durga puja

Scenes from earthquake-ravaged Nepal and India's timely help to the neighbouring Himalayan nation will be depicted in clay at a Durga puja pandal in...

Pre-1947 cabinet files declassified by Bengal government

The West Bengal government on Monday declassified 401 cabinet files from the pre-independence era. (Also read: Bose alive in China in 1948, indicates declassified file) Announcing the...

One man killed in blast, Bengal

According to police, a man was killed and two others injured on Thursday in a bomb blast inside an electrical repair shop in Asansol...

Heavy rains wreak havoc in eastern and western parts of India,...

Incessant rains in Bengal, Odisha and north-eastern states have had crippling effect on people living in these parts of India. There are reports that...

Rahul Gandhi to address jute mill workers in Bengal

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is set to visit West Bengal and reach out to jute mill workers in a worker's meeting on Saturday. The Congress party told media in...