Cyclonic storm Yaas lay centred about 50km south-southeast of Balasore, likely to make landfall between Dhamra Port and Balasore on the Odisha coast.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday morning said Cyclone Yaas is going to intensify into a 'Severe Cyclonic Storm' in the next 24 hours
The West Bengal government has declared that it will put on hold the state board exams which was scheduled to be held from June 15
On Saturday, a COVID-19 lockdown has been imposed in West Bengal for 15 days between May 16 to May 30. Here's whats allowed and what's not.
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has arrived at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata to take oath as chief minister of Bengal for the third time today
West Bengal schools are being shut down from tomorrow. Summer vacations have also been announced for government schools in the state from May 7.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee sustained severe bone injuries after she was allegedly "pushed" by some persons at Nandigram after she filed her nomination papers.
Five persons were killed and several others were critically injured in a blast at a plastic factory in West Bengal's Malda district on Thursday.
According to the Intelligence Bureau, Al-Qaeda is planning massive terror attack in West Bengal ahead of the upcoming state elections.
West Bengal Congress unit chief Somen Mitra passed away at a hospital in Kolkata in the early hours of July 30. He was 78.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has announced that the lockdown due to COVID-19 in the state would be extended till June 30.