Tag: Kolkata news

Saradha scam: SC defers hearing on CBI plea to quiz Bengal ex-police commissioner Rajeev Kumar

The Supreme Court Tuesday deferred by two weeks the hearing on CBI’s contempt plea against former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar and others alleging non-cooperation by them in its probe into the multi-crore-rupee Saradha chit fund scam case. The CBI, entrusted with investigating the Ponzi scheme cases in West Bengal by the apex court, filed […]

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ATK Mohun Bagan AGM overshadowed by protests, club officials appeal for calm

Slogans of ‘Remove ATK’ reached the club tent of ATK Mohun Bagan on Saturday as loyal supporters of ATK Mohun Bagan once again vented their anger before the club’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). Alleging that the history and legacy of their beloved century-old club is being repeatedly tarnished, a large number of fans gathered in […]

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‘Co-WIN glitches’ drag down Bengal’s vaccine turnout by 17% – ET HealthWorld

KOLKATA: There was a 17% drop in attendance among health workers in Bengal on Monday — the second day of vaccination in the state — compared with Saturday, the inaugural day of the countrywide launch of the Covid-19 inoculation drive, primarily because of a malfunctioning Co-WIN app. Though Bengal had targeted to administer the vaccine […]

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Bengal: Sisir Adhikari removed as DSDA chairman

Weeks after Suvendu Adhikari left the Trinamool Congress (TMC) to join the BJP, his father and TMC MP Sisir Adhikari was removed from the post of chairman of Digha Sankrpur Development Authority Board (DSDA). Sisir Adhikari has been replaced by TMC MLA Akhil Giri. Akhil Giri is known as a staunch rival of Suvendu Adhikari. […]

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