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Bengal LoP Suvendu Adhikari gets protection from arrest from Calcutta HC in five under-investigation cases

Kolkata/IBNS: The Calcutta High Court on Monday granted a protection from arrest to the West Bengal Leader of the Opposition (LoP), Suvendu Adhikari, in connection with five cases against him which are currently under investigation.

Bengal LoP Suvendu Adhikari skips CID summon in his bodyguard's mysterious death case

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Leader of the Opposition (LoP) Suvendu Adhikari on Monday skipped state Criminal Investigation Department (CID)'s summon in connection with the mysterious death of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA's security personnel Suvabrata Chakraborty, officials said.

Bengal CID summons BJP's Suvendu Adhikari in his bodyguard's mysterious death case

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Saturday summoned BJP's Leader of the Opposition (LoP) Suvendu Adhikari in connection with the probe into the mysterious death of Adhikari's security personnel Suvabrata Chakraborty, officials said.

Mamata's road to Bengal assembly: Byelection in Bhabanipur seat on Sept 30

New Delhi/Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee, who is still a non-MLA, will have a second chance to head to the state assembly by winning from the iconic Bhabanipur seat, where election will be held on Sept 30.

Bengal post-poll violence probe: Former Calcutta HC Chief Justice Manjula Chellur to head SIT

Kolkata/UNI: The Calcutta High Court Friday appointed its former Chief Justice Manjula Chellur as the head of the Special Investigation Team (SIT), which the court set up to probe into the allegations of post-poll violence in West Bengal.

Bengal BJP MLA Chandana Bauri, charged with extra-marital affair, surrenders before court

Bankura/UNI: BJP legislator in West Bengal, Chandana Bauri, who has been charged under section 498 following a complaint by the wife of her car driver, on Thursday surrendered before a court of law in Bankura district, official sources said .

Mamata Govt approaches SC challenging Calcutta HC's order directing CBI probe into Bengal post-poll violence

New Delhi/IBNS: The West Bengal government on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court challenging an order of the Calcutta High Court directing CBI investigation into the allegations of post-poll violence in the state.

Bengal: BJP's Bishnupur MLA Tanmoy Ghosh joins TMC

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Assembly MLA Tanmoy Ghosh from Bishnupur constituency became the second Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmaker to join the Trinamool Congress (TMC) since the conclusion of the state polls in May this year.

CBI files 21 FIRs in Bengal post-poll violence probe

Kolkata/IBNS: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday filed 21 FIRs and made two arrests from Nadia district in connection with the post-poll violence case in West Bengal.

Bengal extends ongoing anti-COVID restrictions with existing relaxations till Sept 15

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal government on Saturday extended its ongoing anti-Covid-19 restrictions in the state with the existing relaxations till September 15.

Bengal CID nabs 2 with suspected radioactive material Californium near Kolkata airport

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Thursday morning arrested two men with suspected radioactive material Californium near Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International airport (NSCBI/CCU) in Kolkata, officials said.

TMC delegation to meet ECI today, likely to request for bypolls in West Bengal

New Delhi/IBNS: A delegation of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) will meet the Election Commission of India (ECI) here Thursday with a likely request for the conduction of the pending bypolls in West Bengal.

Graft charge: Ex-TMC minister, who joined BJP, arrested

Kolkata/UNI: Former minister of TMC government and BJP leader Shyama Prasad Mukherjee was arrested on Sunday for allegedly being involved in cheating and misappropriation of government funds.

Calcutta HC transfers Bengal 'post-poll violence' probe to CBI

Kolkata/IBNS: In a major setback for the West Bengal government, the Calcutta High Court Thursday ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the allegations of murders, rapes and unnatural deaths reported after the verdict of March-April state elections was declared on May 2.

ED files first charge sheet in illegal coal mining case

New Delhi/IBNS: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday filed its first charge sheet in a Delhi court in connection with its ongoing probe into a Bengal-based illegal coal mining and smuggling racket, officials said.