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Barrackpore: Retired army subedar arrested for spying

A retired Army subedar has been arrested from Barrackpore near Kolkata on the charge of spying for foreign intelligence agencies. Madan Mohan Pal, who retired as a subedar in 2008, was under watch......

Exclusive! 'The Railways are bankrupt'

'The government must understand that the Indian Railways is like a Kamdhenu cow. It can look after your GDP, it can look after the health of the nation. But the Kamdhenu cow also needs......

Mamata aide arrested, released on bail in fraud case

A local court on Sunday granted bail to businessman Shibaji Panja, a member of the Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's delegation to Bangladesh, after he was arrested from the airport in Kolkata on......

Trianmool's new A team: Mukul Roy kept at bay

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Saturday carried out a major reshuffle in the party set-up, giving additional responsibilities to her close confidants and elevating former union......

Hudhud: Armed forces reposition resources in Andhra, Odisha

Responding to cyclone Hudhud, the armed forces have repositioned their resources to assist the civil administration to launch rescue and relief operations in the affected regions of Andhra Pradesh......

How Kolkata's iconic trams plan to stay afloat

Two decades ago, Calcutta Tramways Company, which operates Asias oldest functional tram service, stepped out of its dedicated segment to launch a bus service. However, as the new venture only......

Kids earn brownies for companies

Can islands of welfare initiatives change the larger picture for children in India?Companies are running projects for children, but the scattered nature of these makes them drops in an ocean of......

HAL to export advanced light helicopters

Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, a public sector undertaking under the Ministry of Defence, would export its newly developed advanced light helicopters to Nepal and other countries.''The indigenously......

'I have recovered my cost on Mangal Pandey'

The big budget Mangal Pandey may have opened to mixed responses all over the country but producer Bobby Bedi claims he has already recovered the money spent on the film.The film stars Aamir Khan......

Who was Mangal Pandey?

For the few who think of Mangal Pandey as just another character role played by Aamir Khan, a quick lesson in history:So, he's not a fictional character?Of course not. Born in the village of Nagwa,......

US doing the same as colonisers: Aamir

Aamir Khan is back with another period flick, where the adversaries remain the same but it's not quite cricket. Ketan Mehta's Mangal Pandey, set in Barrackpore (near Kolkata) against the backdrop......

Waugh hails Ganguly, says he brought toughness to the Indian team

Legendary Australian cricketer Steve Waugh hailed former India skipper Sourav Ganguly, saying he brought toughness to the team he led. On a visit to Kolkata, to inaugurate a new building for......

United SC sacks rape-accused, E Bengal retains another

United SC terminated the contract of Baldeep Singh, while East Bengal stood by Jagpreet Singh after both were accused of raping a 14-year-old girl. The duo andformer India international and ex-East......

Tendulkar getting better with age: Waugh

Instead of waning with age, Sachin Tendulkar is getting better with every passing day, former Australia captain Steve Waugh said in Kolkata on Friday."He is improving day by day and in his prime......

Waugh has 'Cricket City' plan for Kolkata

Furthering his business plans, including the setting up of a mega Cricket City, in Kolkata, Australian cricket legend Steve Waugh submitted a master plan of his projects to West Bengal Chief......

East Bengal footballers granted bail

East Bengal footballers Sasthi Duley and Dipankar Roy, who were arrested for conspiracy in providing shelter to an alleged multiple murder-accused, were granted bail by the Calcutta high court on......
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Cop chief

Calcutta, Feb. 26: Superintendent of police, Jalpaiguri, Kunal Aggarwal, has been made the police chief of Burdwan. Avvaru Rabindranath, who was... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150227/jsp/siliguri/story_5772.jsp
Joint venture new mechanism to deprive states, says government

Irked by the proposal of a Centre-state joint venture (JV) in Railway projects — announced by Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/kolkata/joint-venture-new-mechanism-to-deprive-states-says-government/
Reshuffle in IPS cadre in Bengal

of West Bengal, six officers were today transferred. State Home Department officials said Joint Commissioner of Police (Headquarter), Barrackpore... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/reshuffle-in-ips-cadre-in-bengal-115022601327_1.html
Delhi cops in court to seek Panja bail scrap

Calcutta, Feb. 25: The economic offences wing of Delhi police today cleared the decks for moving a petition opposing the bail of Calcutta-based... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150226/jsp/bengal/story_5582.jsp
A duel a day, never a dull day

Minister Firhad Hakim (left) tries in vain to dissuadeSuri MLA Swapan Ghosh from going ahead with his dharna on the Assembly premises Ghosh... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150226/jsp/frontpage/story_5617.jsp

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