CAL 1 WB-MITRA-BGBS-GOVERNOR BGBS helped in improving GDP, generate employment: WB finance minister to governor Kolkata: West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra refuted allegations of Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) being a damp squib and informed Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar that the annual summit has helped in improving the GDP and also in enhancing investors perception about the state.
CAL 2 JH-VIRUS-CASES Jharkhand reports 1,123 new COVID-19 cases, 12 more fatalities Ranchi: Jharkhand's COVID-19 tally has climbed to 82,540 with 1,123 fresh cases, even as 12 more fatalities pushed the death toll to 700, a health official said.
CAL 4 OD-VIRUS-CASES Odisha reports 3,443 fresh COVID-19 cases, 14 more deaths Bhubaneswar: Odisha's COVID-19 tally rose to 2,19,119 on Wednesday as 3,443 more people tested positive for the disease, while 14 fresh fatalities pushed the state's coronavirus death toll to 842, a health department official said.
CAL 8 BH-POLL-RLSP Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP receives yet another setback, key aide quits Patna: The RLSP of former union minister Upendra Kushwaha which has formed a three-party front ahead of Bihar polls after being spurned by the NDA and disowned by the RJD-helmed Grand Alliance, on Wednesday received another jolt when its key leader Madhaw Anand resigned over the 'disastrous' tie-up with Mayawatis Bahujan Samaj Party.
CAL 9 WB-DEF-ICG-VESSEL Indian Coast Guard ship Kanaklata Barua commissioned in Kolkata Kolkata: Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) ICGS 'Kanaklata Barua' of the Indian Coast Guard was commissioned at the Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE) Ltd here on Wednesday, an official said here.
CAL 10 WB-ABHISHEK-HATHRAS-PM Time for PM Modi to speak up for Dalits: Abhishek Banerjee Kolkata: Attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for remaining 'silent' on the Hathras gangrape issue, Trinamool Youth Congress president Abhishek Banerjee on Wednesday said he should speak up for Dalits if he has 'any humanity left'.
CAL 11 OD-DEF-LD BRAHMOS India successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Chandipur ITR in Odisha Balasore: India on Wednesday successfully test-fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with several indigenous features from a test range in Odisha, in a major step towards achieving 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' pledge, defence sources said.
CES 3 AR-VIRUS-CASES Arunachal reports 220 fresh COVID-19 cases, tally rises to 9,553 Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh's COVID-19 tally rose to 9,553 on Wednesday as 220 more people, including 11 security personnel, tested positive for the disease, an official said.
CES 4 WB-VIRUS-MINISTER Bengal minister Manturam Pakhira, TMC leader Soham Chakraborty test positive for COVID-19 Kolkata: West Bengal Minister Manturam Pakhira has tested positive for COVID-19, a health department official said on Wednesday.
CES 5 TR-VIRUS-CASES Tripura reports 381 fresh COVID-19 cases, tally 25,734 Agartala: At least 381 more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Tripura on Wednesday, pushing the tally in the northeastern state to 25,734, a health department official said. PTI RG RG