Appoint petitioner to teacher’s post vacated byminister’s daughter: Calcutta HC

The Calcutta High Court ordered that Babita Sarkar be given the job by June 30 and that she can join by July 10. The court also ordered that Ankita Adhikari's salary amount returned by Ankita be handed over to petitioner. The petition had claimed that she, despite having featured in the panel of 20 candidates, had her name struck off to accommodate Ankita.
#BabitaSarkar #CalcuttaHC #LawGovernment #Government #CourtsJudiciary


6 days ago

HC ‘no’ to interim stay on CBI probe, asks all parties to submit their arguments

The Calcutta High Court refused to grant an interim stay on a single judge-bench order for a CBI inquiry into the alleged primary teachers’ recruitment scam in the state. The court directed all parties in the case to submit their arguments in the form of affidavits. The single-judge bench of Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay ordered a CBI probe into the recruitment of primary teachers by the West Bengal Board of Primary Education.
#AbhijitGangopadhyay #CBI #LawGovernment #Government


1 weeks ago

Report also submitted against 2 juveniles: CBI files 2 chargesheets in...

The CBI had registered an FIR in the matter on April 8 after taking over the probe on the Calcutta High Court’s order. In the case involving the murder of Bhadu Sheikh, a panchayat deputy pradhan owing allegiance to the TMC, the agency named four persons in the charge-sheet. It claimed to have collected digital and other scientific evidence in the case.
#BhaduSheikh #CBI #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


1 weeks ago

West Bengal: CBI files 2 charge sheets in March 21 Birbhum violence

The CBI has filed two separate charge sheets in the killing of TMC leader Bhadu Sheikh and the arson allegedly triggered by it in which nine people were burnt to death in Bogtui village in West Bengal's Birbhum district on March 21. The CBI had taken over the investigation of the case, following an order of the Calcutta High Court.
#BhaduSheikh #CBI #WestBengal #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


1 weeks ago

West Bengal: CBI files chargesheet in Cong leader’s murder case

The CBI had registered a case on April 6 following the orders of Calcutta High Court. The case was earlier registered at Jhalda police station relating to alleged murder of Tapan Kandu. The five accused who have been named in the FIR are Dipak Kandu, Kalebar Singh alias Gopal Singh, Naren Kandu and Md Asil alias Basir Khan and Satyavan Pramanik.
#TapanKandu #CBI #WestBengal #LawGovernment #Government


2 weeks ago

Calcutta HC asks CBI to probe 'illegal' appointments of primary teachers in...

Calcutta High Court has directed the CBI to look into the appointments of 269 primary school teachers in West Bengal government-sponsored and -aided schools. Justice Gangopadhyay directed the central agency to institute a case and start an investigation forthwith into the alleged illegal appointments to primary schools.
#CBI #Calcutta #JobsEducation #Education


2 weeks ago

West Bengal: Calcutta HC orders CBI to probe illegal appointments of 269...

The Calcutta High Court has taken cognisance of the alleged illegal appointments of primary school teachers without clearing the Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) and ordered the CBI to look into the appointments of 269 such teachers in government-sponsored and aided schools in the state. Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay also directed the primary education board secretary Ratna Chakraborti Bagchi and president Manik Bhattacharya to appear before the CBI at its office later in the day for further questioning.
#RatnaChakrabortiBagchi #CalcuttaHC #TeacherEli #bilityTest #WestBengal #LawGovernment #JobsEducation #Education


2 weeks ago

Calcutta HC seeks state govt response on petition seeking deployment of...

The Calcutta High Court sought the state government’s response on deployment of central paramilitary forces in West Bengal following widespread protests. The court was hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition in this regard. The petitioners also sought for a probe by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) into the incidents of violence.
#Central #WestBengal #LawGovernment #Government


2 weeks ago

HC orders CBI probe into primary teacher recruitment

The Calcutta High Court has ordered a CBI probe in a case related to primary teacher recruitment. A single bench of Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay said the name of one Chandan Mandal has cropped up for alleged giving jobs illegally for money. The court also asked former state minister and IPS officer Upendranath Biswas to co-operate in the investigation.
#AbhijitGangopadhyay #CBI #LawGovernment #JobsEducation #Education


3 weeks ago

Kolkata, centuries before Job Charnock: What newly excavated finds tell us

Job Charnock, who worked for the East India Company, has historically been credited with founding the city in 1690. In 2003, Calcutta High Court declared that he should not be regarded as the founder. The court found that a ‘highly civilised society’ and ‘an important trading centre’ had existed on the site long before. The site is mentioned in Bipradas Pipilai’s Manasa Manga.
#JobCharnock #EastIndiaCompany #ManasaManga #Kolkata #PeopleSociety


3 weeks ago

KK's Death: Calcutta High Court Admits PIL Seeking CBI Probe

The Calcutta High Court admitted a PIL demanding an independent probe into the death of singer KK. The PIL was filed on Monday by Advocate Rabishankar Chattopadhyay. He sought a CBI probe into KK’s death claiming negligence on the part of the organisers.
#RabishankarChattopadhyay #CalcuttaHighCourt #SensitiveSubjects


3 weeks ago

Nadia gangrape: Calcutta HC seeks govt response on Rs 1-cr aid plea by kin

The Calcutta High Court sought response from the West Bengal government while hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) demanding a compensation of Rs 1 crore for the family members of the minor victim in the Nadia gangrape and murder case. The 14-year-old girl belonging to the scheduled caste community had died on April 5 after she was allegedly gangraped by the son of a Trinamool Congress panchayat member and his friends in Nadia district.
#CalcuttaHC #WestBengal #LawGovernment


3 weeks ago

KK death to have CBI enquiry? Here's what we know

A division bench of the Calcutta High Court admitted a PIL, demanding a CBI probe into the death of KK. Advocate Rabishankar Chattopadhyay had appealed to the High Court, demanding CBI probe in KK's death. KK died on May 31 after performing at annual college fest of Gurudas College at Nazrul Manch.
#RabishankarChattopadhyay #CBI #LawGovernment #Legal


3 weeks ago

KK death case: PIL filed in Calcutta HC demanding CBI probe into singer's demise

Krishnakumar Kunnath passed away after his live concert in Kolkata at the age of 53. Lawyer Ravishankar Chatterjee has filed a PIL and requested for CBI enquiry into the case. The Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court has allowed the case to be filed.
#KrishnakumarKunnath #CBI #Calcutta #ArtsEntertainment #MusicAudio


3 weeks ago