Tag Archives: Calcutta

Calcutta HC orders interim stay on withdrawal of CAPF from Darjeeling hills

West Bengal government is making efforts to restore normalcy in the Darjeeling hills The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday stayed the withdrawal of Central Armed Paramilitary Forces (CAPF) from Darjeeling hills, the scene of unrest over the statehood demand, till October 27, ...

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Durga Puja vs Muharram: Why can’t two communities celebrate together, Calcutta HC asks Mamata Banerjee

HC slams Mamata govt: The court said a mere assumption that a law-and-order situation might arise, owing to Vijaya Dashami and Muharram falling one after the other, could not be the basis of imposing curbs on immersion timings. The Calcutta ...

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Stone-pelters of Darjeeling giving hard time to law-keepers

With the state government making it mandatory to learn Bengali in the schools of Bengal, the people of Darjeeling, whose local lingo and mother tongue is Nepali, felt that it was a threat of infringement into their cultural rights. Stones ...

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The 7 SC Judges Should Resign, Their Services Unfit For India: Justice Karnan

In a letter addressed to the Medical Board of the Calcutta Parlov Hospital, Calcutta HC Judge Justice Karnan has demanded that the Judges constituting the seven Judge Constitution Bench do the “right thing by resigning their posts”, as he felt ...

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Justice Karnan wants media to be fair, portray him as victim of caste discrimin…

Summary: But he refused to receive it – when a team of Bengal police led by the DGP reached his home – and summoned the apex court judges instead. “It is most unfortunate and perhaps a national disaster that such ...

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