CAL 7 WB-BJP WORKER-DEATH BJP accuses police of killing party worker in West Bengal Raiganj: A BJP worker's death in Raignaj area of North Dinajpur district triggered a war of words on Thursday, with the saffron party accusing the local police of beating and gunning him down, a charge denied by the force.
CAL 9 WB-ASSEMBLY-COVID-19 TEST WB Assembly monsoon session to be held as per ICMR guidelines Kolkata: The two-day monsoon session of West Bengal Assembly will be held from September 9 in strict compliance with ICMR's guidelines and every individual entering the Assembly House during the period will have to undergo COVID-19 test.
CAL 10 JH-RJD MLA-LD POLITICS MLA quarantined in Ranchi in bid to meet Lalu; NDA takes anti-dalit swipe at RJD Ranchi/Patna: A day after RJD MLA Samta Devi was quarantined in Ranchi, where she had gone to meet jailed party chief Lalu Prasad, Bihar's ruling JD(U) alleged on Thursday that action was taken against her as she was a dalit woman.
CES 10 WB-TIGER ATTACK Crab-catcher killed in tiger attack in Bengal's Sundarbans Canning: A crab-catcher was killed by a tiger in West Bengal's Sundarbans on Thursday, the sixth such incident in the area in the last one month, a forest officer said.
CES 14 AS-ASSEMBLY-COUNCILS Assam Assembly passes bills to create 3 separate autonomous councils Guwahati: The Assam Assembly on Thursday passed three bills to create separate autonomous councils for Moran, Matak and Koch-Rajbongshi communities in the state.
CES 17 NL-VIRUS-CASES 49 new COVID-19 cases in Nagaland, tally rises to 4,066 Kohima: Forty-nine more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Nagaland, taking the state's Coronavirus caseload to 4,066, Health and Family Welfare Minister S Pangnyu Phom said.
CES 18 WB-METRO-DISCUSSION Kolkata Metro resumption: Officials discuss COVID-19 protocols, crowd management Kolkata: Senior officials of the Metro Railway and West Bengal government met on Thursday to discuss the modalities of putting in place social distancing norms and crowd management for resumption of services.
CES 22 MG-VIRUS-CASES 109 fresh cases take Meghalaya's COVID-19 tally to 2,626 Shillong: As many as 109 more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Meghalaya on Thursday, taking the state's coronavirus tally to 2,626, Health Services director Aman War said. PTI RG RG