CAL 9 BH-LD DGP-JD(U) Ex-Bihar police chief Gupteshwar Pandey joins JD(U), may contest assembly poll Patna: Former Bihar DGP Gupteswar Pandey, who was all over national TV for the last few months, joined the state's ruling JD(U) on Sunday amid indications he would contest the assembly polls beginning next month.
CAL 10 AS-PAPER LEAK-RESIGNATION Assam Police test paper leak: SLPRB chairman tenders resignation, apologises to candidates Guwahati: Assam State Level Police Recruitment Board Chairman Pradeep Kumar resigned on Sunday, taking moral responsibility for the police recruitment exam paper leak that resulted in the cancellation of the written test.
CAL 12 WB-VIRUS-CASES 60 more fatalities push West Bengal's COVID-19 toll to 4,781 Kolkata: West Bengal reported 60 more COVID-19 fatalities on Sunday, pushing the death toll to 4,781, while the coronavirus tally jumped to 2,47,425 with 3,185 fresh cases, the health department said in a bulletin.
CAL 13 OD-VIRUS-MISMANAGEMENT BJD MLA supports opposition's charge of COVID-19 'mismanagement' in Odisha Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the monsoon session of the Odisha Assembly, a BJD MLA on Sunday supported the opposition's allegation of COVID-19 'mismanagement' in the state, raising eyebrows in the ruling party.
CES 13 OD-TOURISM-REOPEN Odisha govt to reopen tourist destinations from October Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to reopen all tourist destinations from October, more than six months after they were shut due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a minister said on Sunday.
CES 16 TR-VIRUS-CASES Tripura reports 302 fresh COVID-19 cases, two fatalities Agartala: At least 302 people tested positive for COVID-19 in Tripura on Sunday, pushing the tally to 24,728, a health department official said.
CES 17 JH-JURASSIC-FOSSILS Fossilised leaves from Jurassic period found in Jharkhand Sahibganj: Geologists have found fossilised leaves, estimated to be around 150-200 million years old, in Jharkhand's Sahibganj district.
CES 18 WB-VC-MEETING-LD CLASSES New academic session in colleges, varsities in Bengal to start in December Kolkata: A meeting between Vice-Chancellors of state universities and West Bengal Higher Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Sunday resolved to start the new academic session of both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in colleges and universities from December 1. PTI RG RG