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Post-Partition India's most remarkable railway project

Bibek Debroy highlights the importance of the Assam Rail Link Project. IMAGE: On the Bengal and Assam railway in Bogopani in 1945. After a rapid reconnaissance in 1947, it was decided to link up......

6 elderly women die due to rush at Ganga Sagar fair

At least six pilgrims died while returning from Ganga Sagar fair in Kachuberia, West Bengal, on Sunday, which the officials initially said was a stampede but the state government later claimed it......

West Bengal: 5 Ganga Sagar pilgrims die in stampede

Five Ganga Sagar pilgrims, including a woman died in a stampede at a jetty at Kochuberia in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas district on Sunday. District officials said two pilgrims died on......

Didi, her MP call PM a 'rat'; BJP hits back

The West Bengal CM also accused the PM of 'removing crucial files' related to demonetisation. Trinamool Congress member of Parliament Kalyan Banerjee on Wednesday kicked up a row by saying Prime......

CBI has become Conspiracy Bureau of India: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged President Pranab Mukherjee to "save" the people of the country from the hardship caused by demonetisation and the resultant cash crisis,......

Budget has become a meaningless exercise: Bengal FM

Mitra also said currency demonetisation has led to closure of small industries and left hundreds jobless across the country West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra, on Wednesday, staged an angry......

#Notebandi: India's fisherfolk stare at a dark future

Distress sales, market closures and anchoring of fishing fleets have been reported from West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. A particular hammer blow appears to have been dealt by......

Spike in Bengal's Jan Dhan accounts raises eyebrows

In areas bordering Bangladesh, some have received strikingly high deposits in Jan Dhan accounts, said sources. With deposits in Jan Dhan accounts in West Bengal after demonetisation at a peak,......

Bengal tops list of states with sudden cash flow into Jan Dhan accounts

The total balance in 255 million Jan Dhan accounts now stands at Rs 66,637 crore against Rs 45,637 crore on November 9.  Fuelling suspicion that black money holders might be using small......

Demonetisation brings trucks to a halt; drivers 'virtually begging' for food

With no money to buy food or pay taxes at check points, thousands of truck drivers are stranded at the Bihar-West Bengal-Assam borders. M I Khan reports. The demonetisation drive has resulted in......

Review: Kahaani 2 is let down by predictability

The actors are good and Sujoy Ghosh is tremendous at creating a textured Bengal setting, but this is a thriller which could have used more twists and smarts, says Raja Sen. Sujoy Ghosh knows......

Request Lodha Panel to review clarifications: UN Banerjee

Questioning Lodha Committee's fresh clarifications, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB)  legal advisor Ushanath Banerjee pleaded for a review saying it made a clear departure from the earlier......

I-League: Bukenya saves EB the blushes in season opener

Super sub Ivan Bukenya's strike a minute before the regulation time saved East Bengal the blushes as they managed to hold minnows Aizawl FC to a 1-1 draw in the opening match of the 10th I-League......

I don't qualify for BCCI president's post: Ganguly

'My name is coming up unnecessarily. I don't qualify.' IMAGE: Cricket Association of Bengal president Sourav Ganguly, left, with former BCCI chief Anurag Thakur. Photograph: BCCI Former India......

Bengal batsman smashes 413 not out in club league

IMAGE: Pankaj Shaw slams record breaking 413* against Dakshin Kalikata Sangsad in CAB 1st Division League match. . Bengal middle-order batsman Pankaj Shaw made it truly a Merry Christmas......

BFC begin I-League title defence against Shillong on Jan 7

IMAGE: Bengaluru FC signed left-back Lalhmangaihsanga Ralte and winger Mandar Rao Dessaibegin on Tuesday for the upcoming season of I-League, starting on January 7. Photograph: Bengaluru......
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5 key developments

In other news, investments in the Bengal Global Business Summit were at an all-time low ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/from-jallikattu-cheer-in-tn-to-train-accident-in-andhra-5-key-developments-117012200064_1.html
In Bengal, 60-year-old lynched after rumours about outsiders on loose

Reports said that the mob overpowered the five and thrashed them with iron rods after finding a soiled knife, shovel and gardening tools in their... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/kolkata-man-lynched-on-suspicion-that-outsiders-from-pak-on-loose-4485608/
Ailing TMC MP continues rant against BJP

uing his party's tirade against the BJP-led Government at the Centre, arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay on Saturday... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/bhubaneswar/ailing-tmc-mp-continues-rant-against-bjp.html
In endgame, Ajinkya Rahane senses a rare opening

With Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul struggling, Ajinkya Rahane might get a look in at the top. KL Rahul didn't turn up at the India nets on Saturday.... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/cricket/india-vs-england-3rd-odi-in-endgame-ajinkya-rahane-senses-a-rare-opening-eden-gardens-shikhar-dhawan-kl-rahul-4485754/
Mahindra and Mahindra to set up a spare parts distribution hub in Kharagpur

Mumbai: Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra will set up a spare parts distribution hub in Kharagpur in West Bengal with an investment of Rs 160... ...

http://auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/mahindra-and-mahindra-to-set-up-a-spare-parts-distribution-hub-in-kharagpur/56709386?utm_source=RSS&utm_medium=ETRSS

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