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Calcutta, Dec. 8: The Centre has extended for a month the presence of the CRPF in the Darjeeling hills following a request from the state government that claimed that the situation 'remains volatile' in the region.
A gang broke into an electronic goods showroom at Santragachhi in Howrah after allegedly beating up the guard and looted cameras worth over Rs 10 lakh early on Sunday.
Kolkata, Dec 7 : A former railway employee and a driver were among the seven people arrested Saturday on suspicion of involvement in the leak of question papers of a railway recruitment examination, an official in West Bengal said.
Ritwik Mukherjee Kolkata Techno India group, a large private sector player in the education space, which is set to put up the first private sector university in West Bengal, will now back and promote 100 innovative entrepreneurs in more ways than one including offering them venture funding.
Calcutta, Dec. 7: Railway vigilance officials followed an assistant train driver from Purulia's Adra to an apartment in Howrah and arrested four persons who had allegedly taken money from candidates with the promise of leaking question papers of a recruitment test tomorrow.
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Kolkata, Dec 6 : Indian boys and girls emerged on top in the respective categories at the end of the second day of the Asia Pacific Junior Golf Championship being played at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club here on Friday.
Balurghat, Dec. 6: The BSF seized 700gm of gold suspected to have been smuggled out of Bangladesh through an unfenced border stretch in South Dinajpur from two persons travelling on a bus from Hili to Balurghat yesterday.
The Celsius dropped below 16 degrees for the first time this season on Friday as cold winds from the north picked up just enough for the weather office to sight winter.
Simulbari , Dec. 6: Over 5,000 GNLF supporters who had come to listen to Subash Ghisingh for the first time in two years here today were disappointed when they came to know that he couldn't make it to the venue because of illness.
Calcutta, Dec. 6: The state government today replaced Godala Kiran Kumar as the district magistrate of Malda, days after he was sent on leave in connection with a funds misuse case.
Siliguri, Dec. 5: More than 1,000 Congress workers blocked the subdivisional officer's office here today, protesting against the Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority funds misuse scam and raising demands like the transfer of the Saradha default case investigation to the CBI.