Kanchan Chakraborty The Indian Express Group
Tuesday 14 May '13A DIVISION Bench of the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday ordered holding of the panchayat elections in the state in three phases and said that the entire process should be completed by July 15.
Saturday 11 May '13z Poll commission''s primacy upheld
Saturday11 May '13Says primacy of state poll panel non-negotiable
Monday6 May '13President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday expressed concern over the number of women judges in the higher courts.
Sunday5 May '13POLICE probing the collapse of Saradha Group, which allegedly duped small investors, should have lodged an FIR on the basis of the 18-page letter that the CMD of the group, Sudipta Sen, sent to the Ce...
Sunday10 March '13A PIL was moved in the Calcutta High Court on the issue of surrogate mothers and export of children produced by in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) popularly known as test tube baby to abroad.
Thursday28 February '13A cruel twist of fate changed Esaron Bibi''s life today. She lost her elder son to the fire on Surya Sen Street.
Thursday28 February '13A few hours before the fire started, Esaron Bibi, who used to sleep in Surya Sen market, had rushed to be with her ailing husband. Her two sons stayed back.
Sunday17 February '13Seven Bangladeshi minors have been languishing in a welfare home at Baharampur in Murshidabad district where they were shifted from jail when their term got over.
Saturday9 February '13The West Bengal government''s Advocate General Anindya Mitra resigned today.
Tuesday5 February '13Moving a petition against the Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) and the state government, Trinamool Congress MP and advocate Kalyan Banerjee today said that rivalry or disputes between...
Saturday2 February '13HC said firm sold assets worth Rs 2,300 crore in a fraudulent manner.
Monday28 January '13In 20 months, plea challenging filing of chargesheet has been heard by five HC judges, but none could conclude.
Saturday19 January '13A Division Bench of the Calcutta High Court on Friday ordered DNA test to determine whether the kidneys inside the body of a woman lying in a morgue of a Kolkata hospital are hers.
Thursday17 January '13Within less than two weeks, the state government made a U-turn on its decision not to challenge the Calcutta High Court''s order scrapping the land acquisition in central Kolkata to build a station fo...
Friday11 January '13The Calcutta High Court on Thursday returned the custody of the two children back to their mother, Sagarika Chakrabarty, after imposing a few conditions
Friday11 January '13Custody row Court imposes conditions
Thursday27 December '12With the government nod yet to come, the agency has failed to file a chargesheet.
Friday7 December '12There are 320 foreigners who are languishing in jails across West Bengal even after serving their conviction terms.
Sunday11 November '12Bhattacharjee went missing on June 9, 1992
Wednesday31 October '12The Criminal Investigation Department of West Bengal Police has decided to digitise police diaries of old and important cases using a sophisticated information storage system to avoid the hazards of u...
Tuesday25 September '12Row Legal community had objected to an artist nominated for law institute council.
Wednesday12 September '12For nearly a year, court hearings in some of the crucial cases being probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation have not moved an inch.
Sunday9 September '12"Time is the best healer. Gradually, I have come to terms with life as a retired judge, albeit, early in my life," said former Calcutta High Court judge Soumitra Sen as he starts to prepare to work as...
Tuesday28 August '12The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is probing the murder of Gorkha leader Madan Tamang, had sought state government''s nod to prosecute former Investigating Officer of the CID, A S Pahar...