Sulagna Sengupta The Indian Express Group
Saturday 4 May '13FOR 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.
Friday 26 April '13THE 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...
Friday26 April '13The 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
Wednesday24 April '13BADP In last two years, money utilised is mere 10 to 30% of allotted Central fund.
Wednesday24 April '13The two senior government officials had an hour-long discussion with the Governor.
Thursday4 April '13Sudipta Gupta’s favourite pastime was writing poetry.
Thursday4 April '13The post mortem report of Sudipto Gupta shows there were many injury marks, two being major ones.
Thursday4 April '13Inconsolable Pranab Kumar Gupta rejects compensation offer, says he will fight for justice.
Thursday4 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.
Friday29 March '13Large cutouts or big hoardings and glitzy posters of political leaders will be a strict no when the code of conduct will be enforced.
Friday29 March '13Though 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...
Friday29 March '13According 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.
Tuesday26 March '13State election commission wants polls in three phases, govt notifies schedule with two
Wednesday20 March '13State Election Commissioner Meera Pandey tells Sulagna Sengupta why a three-phase poll with the help of Central forces is imperative.
Thursday14 March '13Ahead 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.
Saturday2 March '13The 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...
Thursday28 February '13He never thought that a fire could engulf the entire building.
Thursday28 February '13Tragedy at dawn Illegal building, no firefighting equipment, one exit recipe for disaster.
Thursday28 February '13The building came up in 1995, was illegal, and KMC had demolished parts of it earlier.
Thursday28 February '13For 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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