Tag archive for ‘bengal’
BJP, Bengal, bypolls
By Paul Linus On Friday, May 17th, 2019

BJP hopes gaining strength in Bengal assembly with 8 bypolls

In Sunday’s last phase Lok Sabha elections Bengal will also go into bypolls in six seats and this is viewed by the Bharatiya Janata Party to increase its assembly tally from three in a house of 294 seats. The More...

Left, BJP, Bengal, TMC
By Paul Linus On Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Left’s vote shifting to BJP in Bengal: TMC

More than a century later after his birth the Renaissance icon of Bengal, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, became a poll plank lately. Ruling Trinamool Congress used the vandalism in Vidyasagar college to reach out to More...

Cyclone, Fani, Odisha, Bengal, Tamil, Andhra
By Paul Linus On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Cyclone Fani to landfall Odisha, Bengal, Tamil, Andhra Friday noon

Cyclone Fani would be carrying a maximum speed of 175-185 km/h on Friday afternoon while crossing Odisha coast between Gopalpur and Chandbali, south of Puri, said Indian Meteorological Department. Issuing warning More...

BJP, Rath Yatra, Bengal
By Paul Linus On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

BJP moves to court for Rath Yatra permission in Bengal

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has moved to Calcutta High Court to seek legal permission for its high-profile Rath Yatra in Bengal that is scheduled to kickstart on December 7 from Cooch Behar. The rally will be conducted More...

Massive Fire at Kolkata's Bagri Market; Loses Anticipated in Crores
By Paul Linus On Sunday, September 16th, 2018

BREAKING: Massive Fire at Kolkata’s Bagri Market; Loses Anticipated in Crores

Sunday’s wee hours turned to nightmare for hundreds of shop owners of Kolkata’s Bagri Market after a massive fire broke out at 2.30 am on the first floor of a five-storied building housing over 400 shops including More...