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Former Bihar, WB governor A R Kidwai passes away

Former Governor of Bihar and West Bengal A R Kidwai died on Wednesday after brief illness at a city hospital. He was 96. Kidwai is survived by two sons and four daughters. His funeral will be held......

Flood situation in Bihar, UP turns grim; 10 more killed

Ten people were killed and lakhs affected due to floods in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal where major rivers are flowing above danger mark, while two boys are feared dead after they were......

Ganga above danger mark in Bihar, West Bengal and UP

The Ganga has crossed the danger mark in West Bengal, Bihar and neighbouring districts of Uttar Pradesh where Yamuna river is also in spate, while heavy rainfall has created a flood-like situation......

Modi government dictatorial, situation worse than emergency: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday tore into Narendra Modi government, accusing it of bulldozing the federal structure and running a Presidential form of government, drawing......

WB Congress tweets infamous Rajiv Gandhi quote, courts controversy

The West Bengal unit of Congress was on Saturday left red faced after a controversial comment made by Rajiv Gandhi following 1984 anti-Sikh riots was posted from its official Twitter handle on the......

Bengal vs Odisha: Who will win the Rasogolla battle?

In West Bengal, confectioner Nobin Chandra Das is widely known as the one, who created Rasgulla in the 1860s. Amidst a tussle with Odisha over the origin of the famous sweetmeat 'Rasgulla', West......

Whose Rasgulla is it anyway?

Both West Bengal and Odisha are slugging it out for getting the GI tag for the delicious sweet Odisha government on Friday claimed to have found a new evidence about the origin of 'Rasgulla' in......

How 11 states are hit by the pay hike

West Bengal and Maharashtra, despite having fewer public sector employees, are likely to face a higher burden of salaries and pensions.     Last week, the Centre accepted the......

West Bengal: Debt-ridden state faces uphill task

The state is now under pressure to revise the salaries of its 800,000 employees, which would add to the strain of an already debt-laden state exchequer.  West Bengal Finance Minister Amit......

More takers for Modi's Jan Dhan in Uttar Pradesh & West Bengal

The two states account for 24% of total accounts opened under financial inclusion scheme. As the Modi government enters its third year, one of its flagship scheme -  Jan Dhan Yojana - seems to......

How Sachin Tendulkar helped a tribal village school in Bengal

To his die-hard cricket fans, Sachin Tendulkar is 'God', something a tribal village in West Bengal swears by after the Rajya Sabha MP intervened to fund the reconstruction of a 51-year-old......
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Three jumbos run over by train

Three elephants died tonight after being hit by a train in South-Eastern Railways Bankura-Howrah section in West Bengal. Divisional Forest Officer,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/three-jumbos-run-over-by-train/article9037574.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Swaraj, Mamata and Kejriwal to attend event

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj will lead a 12-member delegation to represent India at the canonisation ceremony of Mother Teresa in... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/mother-teresa-canonisation-swaraj-mamata-and-kejriwal-attend-event-943
Today's stories you shouldn't miss

Here's a quick glance at today's top stories: The Supreme Court on Friday took on board a petition by a West Bengal-based Muslim woman to declare... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/todays-stories-you-shouldnt-miss/article9037029.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Mamata government not to allow bandh on September 2

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said the state government would not allow any bandh on September 2, in the wake of the central... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a674169.html
BJP asks Mamata Banerjee to stop behaving like Arvind Kejriwal

Advising West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Benarjee to stop behaving like her Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal, who usually blames the central... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/politics/bjp-asks-mamata-banerjee-to-stop-behaving-like-arvind-kejriwal-2978698.html

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