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CMO officers ‘running’ chit fund for years

Saturday 4 May '13

FOR the last eight years, a group of government staff at Writers’ Buildings have been operating chit fund business right under the nose of Chief Minister’s Office.
RBI posers to govt went unanswered

Friday 26 April '13

THE Trinamool Congress government’s indifference to the menace of the chit fund could be gauged from the fact that it did not bother to reply to the RBI’s letter in which the Central bank had informed...
Bengal govt ignored investors’ complaints

Friday 26 April '13

The West Bengal government’s indifference to the chit fund menace came to the fore when the RBI revealed that two complaints regarding Saradha Group remained unanswered till
Mamata govt could put only handful of Central fund in use

Wednesday 24 April '13

BADP In last two years, money utilised is mere 10 to 30% of allotted Central fund.
Governor steps in, talks with officials for new law

Wednesday 24 April '13

The two senior government officials had an hour-long discussion with the Governor.
His poems all about farmers’ struggle

Thursday 4 April '13

Sudipta Gupta’s favourite pastime was writing poetry.
SFI student leader Sudipto Gupta beaten to death, shows post mortem report

Thursday 4 April '13

The post mortem report of Sudipto Gupta shows there were many injury marks, two being major ones.
SFI student leader Sudipto Gupta's father wants Mamata to return dead son

Thursday 4 April '13

Inconsolable Pranab Kumar Gupta rejects compensation offer, says he will fight for justice.
Autopsy indicates assault on SFI activist Sudipto Gupta, CPM seeks judicial probe

Thursday 4 April '13

“Blue marks can be found on his heart and lungs which indicate he could have been beaten up with something,” a senior doctor at SSKM Hospital in Kolkata said.
Model code that bans display of money

Friday 29 March '13

Large cutouts or big hoardings and glitzy posters of political leaders will be a strict no when the code of conduct will be enforced.
SEC firm on Central forces

Friday 29 March '13

Though Tapas Roy, Secretary, state election comission, refused to divulge the content of the letter, sources said the poll panel has stuck to its stand of deployment of central forces during the panch...
No notification by poll panel yet, uncertainty looms over phase I

Friday 29 March '13

According to the West Bengal Panchayat Act, 2003, the polling is to be held within 28-42 days from the date of the issuing of the notification by the state election commission.
Bengal's panchayat poll face-off

Tuesday 26 March '13

State election commission wants polls in three phases, govt notifies schedule with two
‘Operational benefits in 3-phase poll’

Wednesday 20 March '13

State Election Commissioner Meera Pandey tells Sulagna Sengupta why a three-phase poll with the help of Central forces is imperative.
Bonanza for rural doctors on anvil

Thursday 14 March '13

Ahead of the announcement for the date of panchayat elections, the Trinamool Congress government will table a Bill to provide incentives to MBBS doctors posted in remote areas of the state.
Probe report points to stacks of LPG cylinders, kerosene drums

Saturday 2 March '13

The report of a high-power committee to probe the cause behind the fire at Surya Sen market complex in Kolkata in which 21 people lost their lives and dozens injured has found that 60-odd LPG cylinder...
‘Death better than living this curse’

Thursday 28 February '13

He never thought that a fire could engulf the entire building.
Another city inferno kills 20

Thursday 28 February '13

Tragedy at dawn Illegal building, no firefighting equipment, one exit recipe for disaster.
Kolkata again: Plastic market fire kills 20

Thursday 28 February '13

The building came up in 1995, was illegal, and KMC had demolished parts of it earlier.
Would have been better dead, says labourer with 80 per cent burns

Thursday 28 February '13

For the last 15 years, Dinesh Chatterjee, a labourer and a resident of Shantipur in Nadia, has been sleeping in a shop located at the mezzanine floor of the Surya Sen complex.

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