Date wise Archive


CBI officials today interrogated Tripura's social welfare minister Bijita Nath in connection with the Rose Valley chit fund scam at the Civil Secretariat here.


Mizoram finance and taxation minister Lalsawta today said the state would implement the Goods and Services Tax (GST) with the rest of the country on July 1, the date set for rolling out the new tax regime.


West Bengal CID today rescued a minor girl, who was kidnapped last November, from Howrah district's Sankrail area.


A group of nine Jharkhand ministers are taking management and leadership lessons at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, which they say will help them deliver on their pre-poll promises.


Dum Dum Municipality today initiated a project for giving financial assistance to needy people today. MLA of Dum Dum and state Information Technology minister Bratya Basu set the ball rolling at 11.15 am.


The Odisha government today accused Chhattisgarh of releasing excess water from Mahanadi river into Odisha without information and said the matter will be taken up with the Central Water Commission (CWC).


The overall flood situation in Assam continued to be grim today with major rivers in both the Brahmaputra and the Barak Valley maintaining a rising trend and affecting a population of more than 1.38 lakh in nine districts of the state.


A total 57,29,416 families are getting benefits under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) in Jharkhand.


Durgapur Steel Plant, a unit of SAIL, will be planting 1.4 lakh trees in this year as a part of SAIL’s commitment to plant 1 million trees across the country in 2017-18.  P K Singh, chairman, SAIL heralded the beginning of country-wide 1 million tree plantation by SAI


Popular singer Sabita Chowdhury, who was suffering from cancer, died in her residence here today. Wife of music legend Salil Chowdhury, she died at around two am, her daughter Antara said.