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Bihar result defeat of intolerance: Mamata

Mamata fires salvo at Centre over funding to WB

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said the BJP combine’s defeat in the Bihar assembly elections was a “defeat of intolerance”. “Congratulations Nitish Kumarji, Laluji and your full team, and all my Bihar brothers and sisters,” the Trinamool Congress tweeted. This, she said, was a “victory of tolerance, …

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PM congratulates Nitish Kumar on Bihar win

PM congratulates Nitish Kumar on Bihar win

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday telephoned Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and congratulated him for his party’s victory in the state assembly elections, party sources said. While congratulating Nitish, the PM also assured Centre’s full support to Bihar, sources added. The Grand Alliance of Nitish’s JD-U, Lalu Prasad Yadav …

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Bihar election results: A grand comeback for ‘Sushasan Babu’

Bihar election results: A grand comeback for ‘Sushasan Babu’

Completing a hattrick of victories, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is all set for his third consecutive term in office as the Grand Alliance registered a convincing win in the Bihar assembly polls on Sunday. Of the 243 assembly seats, the Grand Alliance of Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal-United (JD-U) and …

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“Modi Wiped Out of Bihar – I am Relaxed”

“Modi Wiped Out of Bihar – I am Relaxed”

“Modi Wiped Out of Bihar – I am Relaxed” “Narendra Modi ka sutda saaf ho gaya hai (Modi has been wiped out). The BJP has gone into coma and its leaders are in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) right now in Bihar while I am totally relaxed..” – Lalu Yadav

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Labourer dies at tea garden

Three more malnutrition deaths in sick tea gardens of north Bengal

A labourer died at Dharanipur Tea Gardens labour lines on Saturday even as the opposition alleged he died of starvation. However, A senior officer of Jalpaiguri district said, there was no starvation death report in the district so far. Opposition Congress and CPI(M) claimed Sukhnath Kewal (43) died due to …

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Gram Panchayat Board formation

Gram Panchayat Board formation

Left Front’s Victory in Champasari in Gram Panchayat’s board formation. Board Formation Out of total 22 Gram Panchayats under Siliguri Mahakuma Parishad Left Front were able to form boards in 10 Gram Panchayats while TMC has to satisfy with 6, Congress 3, Maniram gram panchayat under Naxalbari block was formed …

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No Light for Bidesh Mill Workers This Diwali

No Light for Bidesh Mill Workers This Diwali

As West Bengal along the rest of the country is all geared up for the celebration of Diwali, the festival of light, there seems to be darkness everywhere for the workers of Dhupguri Plywood Mill. At least 500 workers of Bidesh Plywood Mill in Dhupguri area under Jalpaiguri in West …

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Modi announces Rs 80,000 crore package for J&K

Modi announces Rs 80,000 crore package for J&K

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced a Rs.80,000-crore economic package for Jammu and Kashmir. “For the overall development of the state, we will give Rs.80,000 crore. This is for all of you, for your betterment and well-being,” Modi said at a public rally here as the crowd cheered and applauded. Speaking …

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Indo-Bhutan Vintage Car Rally from Siliguri

Indo-Bhutan Vintage Car Rally from Siliguri

To highlight the culture and tradition of India and Bhutan a group of foreign tour operators, tourism stakeholders and writers have reached Siliguri to organize Indo- Bhutan Vintage Car Rally. Forty participants among 15 female drivers will start their rally from Siliguri on Saturday riding in twenty vintage cars built …

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CBI, cops mount Mitra vigil

CBI, cops mount Mitra vigil

The CBI and the city police have both deployed personnel outside the cabin of the private hospital where state transport minister Madan Mitra is undergoing treatment. This comes after the agency wrote to the city police to take steps for police posting in the hospital. The CBI found that there …

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Vintage Car Rally

Vintage Car Rally

Vintage Car Rally Some of the cars that will take part in Thunder Dragon Rally, a vintage car rally that will be flagged off from Siliguri on Saturday. The cars will go to Bhutan via Darjeeling and the Dooars Adrian Shooter in front of 1958 Morris for the Thunder Dragon …

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Left, Cong stick together for panchayats

Girl hailing from West Bengal, gangraped by six in guest house

The Left and the Congress have worked out an understanding to jointly form boards in five of the 10 hung panchayats in the Siliguri Mahakuma Parishad to counter Trinamul, leaders of both Opposition parties said today. In seven of the total 22 gram panchayats, the Left has the majority, in …

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