With two deadlines missed, work on the new integrated terminal of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International airport was on in full swing and was expected to be completed on September 30, Airport Advisory Committee Chairman Saugata Roy
While the Trinamool Congress may have agreed to back UPA’s Hamid Ansari in the race to the post of Vice-President, it will continue to oppose the Centre’s “reforms agenda” if its concerns remain unaddressed.
With the rain deficit in south Bengal triggering fears of Kharif crop failure, agriculture department officials today held a stock-taking meeting to prepare the course of action to avoid fall of Aman rice production.
The West Bengal Assembly standing committee team, probing allegations of misuse of funds for the purchase of hospital equipment in Burdwan Medical College and Hospital, on Tuesday said there have been gross irregularities in the state-run healthcare facility.
A group of doctors, who had challenged the state health department’s notification on serving in rural areas, on Tuesday told the Division Bench of Justice Subhra Kamal Mukherjee and Justice Harish Tandon that the government has withdrawn the notification.
The state government’s plan to set up the second open-air jail for the convicts serving life term sentences in South Dinajpur district’s Buniyadpur town has failed to take off due to encroachment problem.
The government today told the Calcutta High Court that the state did not issue any notification on its website to withdraw a notification issued on November 23, 2011, on doctors serving in rural areas.
Dissatisfied with the report submitted by the School Service Commission authorities on the recent SSC examination fiasco, the state education department has decided to conduct a separate inquiry of its own.