Novel coronavirus cases in India rise to 169

The novel coronavirus cases in India rose to 169 today after 18 fresh cases were reported from various parts of the country, according to the Health Ministry. Continue Reading

FCA India opens ‘Jeep Connect’

FCA India announced the opening of “Jeep Connect” retail and after-sale service facilities in Siliguri, West Bengal. Named as Celica Automobiles Pvt Ltd, this is the tenth Jeep Connect facility in India. Continue Reading

CBI sets up special team to trace Rajeev Kumar

The CBI has set up a special team to trace former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, who is alleged to have “evaded” agency’s notices to appear before it in connection with the Saradha ponzi scam case, sources said. Continue Reading

Special court refuses to hear Rajeev Kumar’s anticipatory bail plea

Former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar moved a special court in Barasat today, seeking anticipatory bail in connection with a CBI notice to him for appearing before it in the multi-crore Saradha chit-fund scam. Continue Reading

Mamata likely to meet Modi in Delhi 18 September

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital on Wednesday, state secretariat sources confirmed today.
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Ganga pollution: CPCB directs four State PCBs to take action

Taking note of effluent and industrial waste being discharged into the Ganga river, the CPCB has directed four State pollution control boards to take action on units, including closing them, if they don’t comply with environmental norms. Continue Reading

Doctors protest in Chennai Stanley Hospital for Kolkata incident (video)

More than 500 doctors in Chennai took part in the dharna that took place today at Stanley Medical College and Hospital, Washermanpet, against the attack on a intern doctor in a Kolkata hospital. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: BJP makes big gains in UP, Gujarat, Karnataka

 Early trends indicate the BJP has managed to lead in Karnataka, Gujarat, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh among others and has made inroads in West Bengal and Odisha. The Congress is putting up a fight in Punjab, Chhattisgarh and Bihar. Continue Reading