Asansol

  • Gujarat model of development should be followed in the rest of the country, says Babul Supriyo 18-03-2014 10:38 AM

    Kolkata: Singer-turned-politician Babul Supriyo, who will contest for the Asansol Lok Sabha seat in West Bengal on a BJP ticket, Monday ridiculed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, saying he was not fit for politics. The voice behind a number of hit Bollywood songs, Supriyo urged voters to bring a single...
  • Rahul has become a joke on social network websites: Babul Supriyo 17-03-2014 06:47 PM

    Kolkata: Singer-turned-candidate Babul Supriyo who is contesting Lok Sabha elections from Asansol on a BJP ticket ridiculed Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi saying that he was reduced to a joke on social network websites. He is of the opinion that the coalition government is a failure and appealed to voters...
  • WB: CPM calls bandh to protest ex-MLA Dilip Sarkar's murder 10-06-2013 11:38 AM

    Kolkata: The Communist Party of India (Marxist) has called a 12-hour bandh in Asansol to protest the murder of its former MLA Dilip Sarkar. The party also took out rallies in support of the bandh. Rallies were also took out by the Trinamool Congress, which is opposing the strike. Sarkar...
  • WB: Rape, murder accused sets himself ablaze 25-04-2013 01:00 PM

    Burdwan: An undertrial, who was accused in a rape and murder case, allegedly tried to commit suicide by setting himself on fire at a court lock up in Burdwan district on Thursday. Sukanta Sarkar alias Ravan (37) was in the lock up of the SDJM's court in Asansol before being...
  • WB: Mob beats up, shaves heads of children accused of theft 09-04-2013 02:14 PM

    Kolkata: In a shocking case of mob justice in Asansol in West Bengal, five children were allegedly tied to bamboo poles and kept in a hut overnight for alleged theft. The children were aged between 10 and 12 years. But the ordeal didn't end there as the next morning, the...
  • Small airports to be built in West Bengal: Mamata 19-08-2011 10:04 PM

    Kolkata: Several small airports will be built in different cities in West Bengal to improve air connectivity, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday. "A number of small airports will come up in different cities, tourist attractions and district headquarters like Malda, Digha and Asansol," Banerjee said while...
  • Violence in Asansol against new plant 18-06-2007 01:09 PM

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  • 'We can't help resistance in Asansol' 17-06-2007 11:40 PM

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