Island News

Port Blair, 28 Jun 2017/--/Three years of  the Narendra Modi government have placed the remote Andaman and Nicobar Islands on course for big infrastructure development. Construction of major  bridge over Humphrey Strait...
Port Blair, 28 Jun 2017/--/Alleged move of the civic body to transfer the management of Nagarpalika Vidyalaya, Aberdeen, popularly known as Tunnu Munnu School to Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya (VKV) is likely to spur...
Mayabunder, 28 Jun 2017/--/At least seven passengers sustained serious injuries when the bus they were travelling met with an accident  at a remote location in Mayabunder on Tuesday. The injured were rushed to Dr RP...

West Bengal & Other States

Siwan, 28 Jun 2017/--/Angry villagers today set two police vehicles on fire after a businessman's son was killed by unidentified persons in Mahpur village of Bihar's Siwan district, police said. Superintendent of Police Saurabh Kumar said the criminals opened fire on Rashid Ahmad Sircar when he...
KENDRAPARA (ODISHA), 28 Jun 2017/--/Endangered estuarine crocodiles have found newer sites like Gahirmatha and swampy patches near Satabhaya in Odisha to nest this year, much to the joy of crocodile conservationists. While a record number of 80 nesting sites of estuarine crocodiles were spotted in...

Sports News

NEW DELHI, 20 Jun 2017/--/Just days ahead of India's limited-over series against West Indies, head coach Anil Kumble has stepped down from his position. It was being reported that there was a rift between India skipper...
Kolkata, 27 Mar 2017/--/Kolkata will host the summit clash of the U-17 World Cup football on October 28 while Navi Mumbai and Guwahati were chosen to stage the semifinals of the prestigious FIFA tournament the country...

Hills (Darjelling) News

DARJEELING, 9 Jun 2017/--/The Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee had a busy schedule today with her being seen in different parts of town from early morning on wards and relaying instructions over the microphone at...
DARJEELING, 9 Jun 2017/--/As the hills came to a standstill following the 12 hour bandh called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha condemning the clash yesterday between Morcha supporters and the police the Bengal chief...
DARJEELING, 7 Jun 2017/--/The day the state cabinet meeting is scheduled to be held here, decided on Thursday, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha is organizing a mass public rally with them also doing a sit on dharna for two...

National News

NEW DELHI, 28 Jun 2017/--/A marginal dip has been witnessed in the number of people undertaking the Amarnath Yatra pilgrimage in Jammu and Kashmir, apparently due to the ongoing militant unrest in the state. The...
Lucknow, 28 Jun 2017/--/A woman and a teenage Dalit girl were allegedly raped in Ballia and Deoria districts of Uttar Pradesh, the police today said. The 14-year-old girl was raped by three persons in a village in...

Business News

Kolkata, 22 Jun 2017/--/The France-based consortium, Groupe SEB has recently launched Tefal with a premium range of products across segments such as Cookware, Food & Drink Preparation, Breakfast, Linen Care and Home...
Kolkata, 22 Jun 2017/--/The Institute of Cost Accountants of India is organizing a Two-Day Global Summit-2017 on 'Academic & Economic Reforms-Role of Cost & Management Accountants' on June 29, 2017 at main...

Market Watch

Mumbai, 22 Jun 2017/--/Bolstered by slew of market-friendly measures initiated by Sebi, the Sensex rose over 239 points to hit a lifetime high of 31,523, only to surrender most of the gains at the fag end of the session Thursday as bouts of sell-off gained pace amid weak oil prices in international...

Political Delicacies

19 Jun 2017/--/One of the memories of my childhood days leads me to an impressive collection of black and white photographs, a clutch of cups (those given in sports) and a good number of medallions oc...
11 Jun 2017/--/According to sources, the name of Justice (retd) Girdhar Malviya, a grandson of noted freedom fighter Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya, who founded Ganga Mahasabha in 1905 and was a member of...

North Bengal News

MALDA, 28 Jun 2017/--/Accusing the head of Hiranandapur gram panchayet and three other employees of the panchayet of embezzlement of fund of over a crore of rupees, BDO, Manikchak Utpal Mukherjee lodged an FIR with...
SILIGURI, 28 Jun 2017/--/Miscreants today afternoon attacked a Sikkim number goods truck, thrashed the driver and his son and looted the goods that were being carried to Singtam. Eyewitness in anonymity informed that...
SILIGURI, 28 Jun 2017/--/Praveen Agarwal and Manoj Sarawgi has started a revolution in the field of HDPE pipes and PVC pipes. With the brand SBM Gold they have inaugurated their office in Gem House, Sevoke Road,...

Echo World

Washington, 28 Jun 2017/--/US President Donald Trump's maiden meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a "tremendous success" and took the Indo-US relationship to the next level, top American experts have said. "I...
United Nations, 28 Jun 2017/--/Iran is accusing US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of "a brazen interventionist plan" to change the current government that violates international law and the UN Charter. Iran's UN...

Reflex Action

28 Jun 2017/--/Senate Republicans have released their secret plan to kick millions off of health insurance and transfer hundreds of millions of dollars that now go to healthcare for working people and the poor into the pockets of the rich. The massive tax cut for the wealthy, disguised as a healthc...

Editorial

28 Jun 2017/--/Two incidents of lynching took place on Friday: one near the Jamia Masjid of Srinagar and the other far away at Ballabhgarh in Haryana. In the first, Mohammed Ayub Pandit, a DSP of J & K police, was set upon by a frenzied mob of about two hundred people who had gathered in the mosque to offer special prayers on the occasion of Shab-e-Qadr in the holy month of Ramzan. He was susp...