Monsoon has long set in in the country, several parts of the country are witnessing floods. The rising waters have caused trouble in metropolis of Mumbai as well. The iconic Kirateshwar temple in Legship village of Sikkim is facing the rising menace of floodwater.
Curfew has been imposed in Assam's Sonitpur district following communal clashes which led to a few people getting injured. District Magistrate Mannvendra Pratap has reportedly said that the areas under Thelapara and Dhekiajuli police stations in view of the 'grave law and order situation due to present scenario at village Goruduba and Bharahingori'.
A massive 36-ft long whale washed ashore in coastal belts of West Bengal's Midnapore district on Monday. The cause of the whale's beaching death is yet to be ascertained, but the dead whale has injury marks over its tail and body.
CM Mamata Banerjee has accused the Indian Railways of plying 36 Shramik Special trains from Maharashtra to West Bengal without the knowledge of the Trinamool Congress-led state government
West Bengal has reasoned that the local machinery was involved in relief and restoration work caused by Amphan, due to which re-starting flights from the Kolkata Airport looked like a difficult proposition for the time being
Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government on Monday issued new guidelines for coronavirus lockdown 4.0 in the state, in which she announced a slew of relaxations.
Bengali daily Aajkaal senior photojournalist Ronny Roy on Friday died of suspected COVID-19.
The Deputy Commissioner of East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh on Saturday imposed 48-hour curfew under section 144 CrPC in the Border Check Gate area between Assam-Arunachal Pradesh.
A man with a licensed pistol tried to enter Amit Shah's rally venue in Kolkata today. The man was stopped by volunteers and police and has been sent back. The man has been identified as ex-CAPF personnel, Jadu Nandy from Durgapur who has claimed to be a BJP supporter.
Built in the British era, the cantilever bridge was opened to the people in 1943 replacing a pontoon bridge at the same location and linking Kolkata and Howrah. The iconic Howrah Bridge will light up with a new sound and light show on January 11.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday paid homage to Dr BR Ambedkar and said that people of India should follow the ideals eshrined in the Constitution of the country. Mamata, referring to Maharashtra's political situation, also said that citizens should matter not individuals.
Officials of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) reached West Bengal State Secretariat on Sunday evening. The officials were seen carrying documents in their hands. It is not yet known what are those documents about.
In the video, a man can be seen clicking photos of the injured leopard before it sprung at him and attacked him suddenly. Some people at the spot tried to help the man to get rid of the leopard, while others ran to save their own lives.
Railway officers are at the spot to take stock of the situation.