CAL 10 WB-MAMATA-MAOIST Police have to be more active to ensure Maoists don't make a comeback in Bengal: Mamata Kolkata: Asserting that Maoists should not be allowed to make a comeback in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asked the police to stay alert and ensure peace prevails in the Jangalmahal region -- which, until a decade ago, was a hotbed of Left-wing extremism.
CAL 11 WB-VIRUS-MAMATA Truck originating from other states potential carriers of coronavirus: Mamata Kolkata: Expressing concern over the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in Bengal's Jhargram, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, during an administrative meeting in the district on Wednesday, said trucks and lorries originating from other states might be carriers of coronavirus.
CAL 12 BH-POLL-JD(U)-CANDIDATES JD(U) issues list of candidates; Lalu's samdhi to contest from Nitish party Patna: RJD president Lalu Prasad's 'samdhi' Chandrika Roy has been nominated by the JD(U) from his traditional Parsa assembly seat, but name of the former DGP Gupteshwar Pandey is missing from the list of 115 candidates released by the party on Wednesday.
CAL 13 WB-BJP LEADER-ARREST BJP leader's murder: One more arrested, two detained Kolkata: The West Bengal CID on Wednesday arrested one more person and detained two others for their alleged involvement in the murder of BJP leader Manish Shukla, a senior officer of the agency said.
CAL 15 BH-POLL-BJP-FIR BJP says it will lodge FIR against any non-NDA party using PM's photos in Bihar polls Patna: The BJP on Wednesday warned that it would lodge an FIR against any non-NDA party, if it uses the photographs of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the Bihar assembly elections, an assertion seen as a snub to the LJP which has exited from the ruling coalition in Bihar and decided to go solo in the polls.
CAL 16 WB-VIRUS-CASES Bengal logs highest one-day spike of 3,455 COVID cases, 58 fatalities Kolkata: West Bengal's Covid-19 tally mounted to 2,80,504 after the highest single-day spike of 3,455 new infections was reported on Wednesday, the health department said in a bulletin.
CES 10 MG-VIRUS-POLICY No free COVID-19 test in Meghalaya from Oct 16 Shillong: With the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) withdrawing subsidy on testing kits, the Meghalaya government has announced that COVID-19 tests will be charged from next week, Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said on Wednesday.
CES 13 OD-VIRUS FREEDOM FIGHTER Nonagenarian freedom fighter wins battle against COVID-19 Bhubaneswar: A 96-year-old freedom fighter has won the battle against COVID-19 and was released from the designated coronavirus hospital in the city where he was under treatment on Wednesday after testing negative, an official said.
CES 16 WB-BJP-BOMBS Bombs hurled before start of BJP rally in West Bengal's Birbhum Suri: Crude bombs were hurled at Panrui market in Birbhum district where BJP workers were assembled for a rally on Wednesday and the police arrested eight people in this connection. PTI RG RG