Communal tension in Bengal’s Hooghly, internet snapped

Kolkata: Internet services were suspended in a large part of Kolkata’s adjoining Hooghly district following the communal clashes there. Internet services were disrupted in areas like Bhadreshwar, Chandannagar, Haripal, Singur, Tarkeshwar, Sreerampur, Jangipara, Uttarpara, Dankuni, Chanditala and Rishra. The clash took place at Telenipara in Bhadreshwar area with members of two groups pelting bricks and […]

Prime Minister's Fifth Video Conference With Chief Ministers (Photo: PIBIndia/Twitter)

Telangana, Maharashtra, Punjab, Bengal among those wanting lockdown extension

New Delhi: At the Prime Minister’s fifth video conference with Chief Ministers of different states and Union Territories, at least five states advocated an extension of the current lockdown. However they were outnumbered by many states and UTs who asked for more relaxation in terms of opening up the economy while keeping certain restrictions. Sources […]

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (File Photo: Twitter@AITCofficial)

Bengal will drive last nail into BJP’s coffin in 2021: Mamata

Bankura (West Bengal): Issuing a warning to the BJP hours after it was decimated in the Delhi Assembly polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the saffron party was now gradually becoming “a stateless entity” and her state will be the one to drive the last nail into the Bharatiya Janata Party’s […]