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Amit Shah on 3-day visit to Bengal from May 4

Amit Shah on 3-day visit to Bengal from May 4

🕔15:50, 2.May 2022

Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be on a three-day visit to West Bengal from Wednesday to attend various government programmes, BJP events and will also address the ongoing infighting in the party’s state unit. New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Union

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India-Japan maritime exercise in Bay of Bengal

India-Japan maritime exercise in Bay of Bengal

🕔12:35, 14.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The navies of India and Japan carried out maritime exercises in the Bay of Bengal to enhance defence cooperation between the two countries. Indian Naval Ships Shivalik and Kadmatt undertook a Maritime Partnership Exercise with Japan

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Moderate quake shakes Assam, Bengal, no damage reported

Moderate quake shakes Assam, Bengal, no damage reported

🕔08:05, 24.Aug 2021

Guwahati, Aug 24  A ‘moderate’ earthquake, measuring 4 on the Richter Scale, was reported in Assam’s Kokrajhar and adjoining West Bengal and Bhutan on Monday, officials said. The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said that the tremors were felt in

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Heavy rainfall in Northeast, Bengal, Bihar to continue: IMD

Heavy rainfall in Northeast, Bengal, Bihar to continue: IMD

🕔15:31, 13.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 13  The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday predicted an intense spell of rain over Northeast India and Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim and Bihar is likely to continue till August 15. There will be a gradual increase

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Moderate quake hits Assam, Meghalaya, Bengal

Moderate quake hits Assam, Meghalaya, Bengal

🕔15:56, 7.Jul 2021

Guwahati, July 7  An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale was reported in western Assam, neighbouring Meghalaya and North Bengal on Wednesday, officials said. According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), the tremors were felt in Goalpara in

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Yaas likely to intensify into cyclonic storm by May 24

Yaas likely to intensify into cyclonic storm by May 24

🕔10:36, 24.May 2021

New Delhi, May 24  The depression over Bay of Bengal is very likely to move north-northwestwards and intensify into a cyclonic storm by Monday morning and further into a very severe cyclonic storm during the subsequent 24 hours, the India

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NE India’s 15th airport becomes operational, caters to Bengal, Bhutan

NE India’s 15th airport becomes operational, caters to Bengal, Bhutan

🕔20:08, 8.May 2021

G0uwahati, May 8  With the start of commercial operation of flights from the newly developed Rupsi Airport in western Assam on Saturday, the northeastern region of India gets 15th airport leading to better air connectivity with the remaining part of

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Power minister reviews restoration of Power infrastructure post AMPHAN via Video conferencing

Power minister reviews restoration of Power infrastructure post AMPHAN via Video conferencing

🕔07:10, 26.May 2020

R. K. Singh, the Union Minister of Power, reviewed the progress of restoration of power systems post AMPHAN cyclone in WB and Odisha with Additional Chief Secretary Power, WB; Principal Secretary, Power, Odisha; CMDs of various DISCOMS; Secretary Power, GoI;

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All states except Andhra, Bengal to resume flights on Monday

All states except Andhra, Bengal to resume flights on Monday

🕔07:16, 25.May 2020

New Delhi, May 25  States across the country will resume domestic flight services on Monday except Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, said Union Minister for Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri. Airports in Andhra Pradesh will resume services on Tuesday, May

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Modi to visit Bengal, Odisha to take stock of cyclone devastation

Modi to visit Bengal, Odisha to take stock of cyclone devastation

🕔07:40, 22.May 2020

New Delhi, May 22  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit West Bengal and Odisha on Friday to assess the damage caused by Cyclone Amphan which has wreaked havoc in these two states. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday

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Quake jolts Assam, north Bengal

Quake jolts Assam, north Bengal

🕔09:57, 9.Feb 2020

Guwahati, Feb 9  A 5.0-magnitude earthquake struck western Assam and north Bengal on Saturday evening. There was no report of any damage or casualty, officials said. “The quake hit 35 km southeast of western Assam’s Bongaigaon and nearby north Bengal

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Fani uproots trees, triggers heavy rains in Bengal

Fani uproots trees, triggers heavy rains in Bengal

🕔06:50, 4.May 2019

Kolkata, May 4  Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, uprooted trees and triggered rains as it entered West Bengal post midnight on Saturday, hours after making landfall and causing havoc in Odisha

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Modi inaugurates national highway, High Court circuit bench in Bengal

Modi inaugurates national highway, High Court circuit bench in Bengal

🕔09:30, 9.Feb 2019

Jalpaiguri, Feb 9  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated a circuit bench and laid the foundation for widening a national highway in northern West Bengal and flayed the Congress, Communists and Trinamool Congress for being insensitive and unresponsive to

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Bengal hopes to award floating solar project in March

Bengal hopes to award floating solar project in March

🕔10:06, 23.Feb 2018

Kolkata, Feb 23  The West Bengal government expects to award the country’s single largest grid connected floating solar power project in Murshidabad district by March and has also lined up two more such projects, an official said on Thursday. “Tender

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