Three low-intensity explosions rocked the state on Thursday at a time when two central agencies — the National Investigation Agency and the National Security Guard — are probing the October 2 blast in Burdwan.
The Trinamool Congress on Sunday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission accusing BJP President Amit Shah of flouting the election Model Code of Conduct by staying at a government guest house during his campaign for the Assembly by-elections in West Bengal.
Calcutta high court on Friday shot down the rape and other criminal charges against the international athlete Pinki Pramanick slapped by the Baguihati police in a chargesheet last year.
Desperate to get a foothold in Bengal before the 2016 assembly polls, the BJP would be organising a 'Hilsa festival' to bank in on the fish's popularity in the state for greater public contact.
A local Trinamool Congressleader was shot at and critically injured inside Basirhat railway station premises in North 24 Parganas district this morning.
After maintaining silence since the Burdwan blast that exposed the widening network of Bangladeshi terror elements in the state, Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee held the Centre responsible for the increased infiltration.
Just a day after BJP leader Subramanian Swamy termed the Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee ‘jihadi didi’, her nephew and Trinamool MP, Abhishek Banerjee, attacked Swamy demanding that Swamy withdraw his comments and issue unconditional apology.
Calcutta high court ordered on Wednesday a probe by the CBI into a murder case in a move that could prove to be another blow to the ruling Trinamool Congress which is grappling with the Saradha chit fund controversy.
Former DG (armed police) of West Bengal and Trinamool Congress leader, Rajat Majumdar, was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday evening in connection with the Saradha scam.
Suspicious about the role of BJP behind the CBI probe into the Saradha Ponzi scam, the Trinamool Congress on Sunday said they are keeping a close watch on every move of the agency to ascertain if the ruling party at the Centre had any influence in it.