2019 general elections: What’s really happening in West Bengal?

Amidst all the chaos leading to the polls, violence broke out in a rally addressed by BJP national president Amit Shah. Supporters of the BJP and TMC fought pitched battles on the streets of Kolkata during a massive road show by Amit Shah, a couple of days ago. Continue Reading

Morphed picture of Mamata: SC grants bail to BJP activist

The Supreme Court today granted bail to a BJP activist arrested for allegedly posting a morphed image of Mamata Banerjee on social media and asked her to apologise, while observing that freedom of speech ends when it infringes upon others’ rights. Continue Reading

Mamata insulting Constitution by not accepting me as PM, says Modi

Addressing a rally here, Modi said “Didi (Banerjee) is publicly saying that she is not ready to accept the country’s PM as the head of the nation, but she feels proud in acknowleding Pakistan PM as that country’s Prime Minister.” Continue Reading

Fani: PM Modi does aerial survey of cyclone-hit areas in Odisha

Extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani ravaged parts of Odisha Friday, especially the coastal areas. The storm killed 34 people in the State. Bengal, on the other hand, experienced heavy rain but no loss of life was reported. Continue Reading

What happens when Modi gets angry?

Amid the heat of the ongoing Lok Sabha elections, in a ‘non-political’ interaction with actor Akshay Kumar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about several aspects of his life including his family, his take on money, his journey to becoming the PM, friends in Opposition, his nature and sleeping routine among many others. Continue Reading

EC rejects Mamata’s allegation of being bias

The Election Commission (EC) has rejected West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s allegations of bias levelled by her against the poll body over transferring of four IPS officers in the state, sources said today. Continue Reading

Long arm of law

“Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar cannot be arrested but he has to appear before the CBI, make available all evidence and cooperate with investigations into chit fund scams in West Bengal,” the apex court said. Continue Reading