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Jawan killed as Bangladesh troops open fire on BSF party in West Bengal

New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): In a major provocative incident, Border Guards of Bangladesh (BGB) on Thursday opened fire on a Border Security Force (BSF) party, killing one constable and injuring another when the party was trying to trace an Indian fisherman along the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal.

First Self Help Group Mela of Punjab-‘LAADO’ to be held from 23rd-24th October

Chandigarh: “The Social Security, Women and Child Development Department, Punjab in collaboration with the Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) would organize the First Self Help Group (SHG) Mela – ‘LAADO’ from 23rd to 24th October 2019.”

Eastern Air Command conducts fighter operations exercise at 6 civilian airfields

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): The Eastern Air Command of the Indian Air Force launched fighter operations from six civilian airfields under its area of command. The exercises will be conducted in two phases.

WB: Oil tanker catches fire after it met with an accident

Jalpaiguri (West-Bengal) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): An oil tanker caught fire after being hit by a dumper near Bandhunagar in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal on Thursday morning.

Asansol: 3 trapped in coal mine in Kulti, rescue operation underway by NDRF

Asansol (West Bengal) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Rescue operation is underway by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) for three people who got trapped in a coal mine in Asansil's Kulti area on October 13.

Journalist commits suicide in jail, family cries foul
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Editor of a Bengaluru based tabloid has allegedly committed suicide in Central Prison, where he was lodged after being sent to judicial custody in a rape allegation.
Mamata commits gaffe, lauds 'Abhishek Babu' as Nobel Prize winner
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday made a gaffe by repeatedly talking about Nobel Prize laureate Abhijit Banerjee, as 'Abhishek Babu'.
CPI(M) leader Md Salim accuses Sayantan Basu of making derogatory remarks, sends legal notice
New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): CPI(M) leader Mohammad Salim has sent a legal notice to BJP West Bengal General Secretary, Sayantan Basu for his derogatory remarks in which he had allegedly referred to Salim as an 'ISI agent'.
Young women from tribal areas to receive digital skills training
New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Minister of Tribal Affairs, Arjun Munda on Wednesday announced the second phase of GOAL (Going Online as Leaders), a Facebook program aimed at inspiring, guiding and encouraging tribal girls from across India to become village-level digital young leaders for their communities.
Bengal is proud: Mamata congratulates Abhijit Banerjee, Sourav Ganguly

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday was in all praises for Nobel Prize laureate Abhijit Banerjee and former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly, saying that the entire state is proud of their achievements.

Blue Tigers thank supporters for turning up in numbers

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): After playing an unexpected 1-1 draw against Bangladesh, the Blue Tigers are thankful to their supporters for coming out in larger numbers at Salt Lake Stadium on Tuesday.

We can't blame Sandhu for the goal: India coach Igor Stimac
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): After India's 1-1 draw against Bangladesh in the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers, Blue Tigers' coach Igor Stimac defended Gurpreet Singh Sandhu's error and said that the goalkeeper shouldn't be blamed for the goal.
Future Gaming announces launch of Diwali bumper lotteries
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Oct 16 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Future Gaming, the leading distributor of lotteries in the Indian states since past 28 years has geared up to celebrate Diwali with a bang for its customers by introducing three big lotteries with prizes up to ten crores in the States of West Bengal, Maharashtra & Punjab.
Siliguri: With spike in dengue, Health dept. lays light traps to curb mosquito menace

Siliguri(West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): With a spike in dengue cases, light traps were laid by the health department to collect mosquitoes in ward 21 area under the Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC).

Jalpaiguri forest officers seize Bengal tiger skin, arrest two Bhutanese nationals

Jalpaiguri (West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): The officers of Belakoba forest range on Wednesday seized a 14 feet long Bengal tiger skin and arrested two Bhutanese nationals in connection with the case.

CCB raids two dance bars in Bengaluru, probe underway

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): Central Crime Branch (CCB) police conducted raids on two dance bars here on Tuesday.

Bangladesh's goalkeeper was man of the match in my opinion: India coach Igor Stimac

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): After India's 1-1 draw against Bangladesh in the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers, Blue Tigers' coach Igor Stimac praised opponent's goalkeeper, saying that he was the man of the match in his opinion.

INVENT programme supports startups in low-income states

New Delhi [India], Oct 16 (ANI): INVENT, a British government-supported programme, has successfully incubated 160 startups across different sectors since its inception in 2016, according to a senior official.

Ensured food security of over 8.5 cr Bangla people through Khadya Sathi scheme: Mamata

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): The West Bengal has ensured food security to more than 8.5 crore people residing in the state under the 'Khadya Sathi' scheme, claimed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on the occasion of World Food Day.

WB govt should apologise: Mukul Roy on Governor's 'insult'

New Delhi [India], Oct 16 (ANI): BJP leader Mukul Roy has said that the West Bengal government should apologise to the Governor Jagdeep Dhankar after the latter was allegedly 'insulted' at a Durga Puja programme in Kolkata in which Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was also present.