Three brothers Debabrata Mondal, Himadri Mondal and Seshadri Mondal all in their late twenties were arrested on charges of sexually assaulting their cousin for the last
The incident happened at 7.30 am in Jinjira Bazar area.
A keen contest is expected at the Jadavpur University students' union elections on Wednesday even as the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) is set to fight the pol
The first two days of the commercial run of the East-West Metro that commenced on Friday has offered the traditional transporters mainly rickshaws and autos a hope of s
The New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) is planning to launch a pilot project in the township to recycle wastewater for various purposes, including washing and
Wuhan University post-doctoral researcher Samya Ray, who has been quarantined after returning to India, is expected to reach his East Burdwan home early this week after h
Heroin worth Rs 3.5 crore was seized from a drug peddler in the city while he was transporting them hidden inside flour packets in the boot of a car on Sunday evening.
There have been fewer days of below-13-degree Celsius minimum temperature in Kolkata this winter than in 2018-2019, but such days were spread out much more evenly than in
The state transport department has decided to install smart gates at all 26 ferry ghats in city. Setting up of smart gates at three ferry ghats has already increased reve
From Monday afternoon, most flyers travelling out of Kolkata airport will finally be able to deposit their bags directly at airline check-in counters without having to ge
The Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) is developing water supply schemes in 13 civic body areas, including Bidhannagar, South Dum Dum, Dum Dum and Howrah,
No casualties were reported as people were alerted on time and moved to safer places.
The incident occurred when a girder of the second Farakka bridge gave away around 8 pm, police said, adding, more workers could be trapped under the debris.
An under-construction bridge collapsed in Baishnabnagar area of Malda district on Sunday evening, killing two labourers and injuring seven others, police said.
Four persons were arrested in West Bengal's Murshidabad district in the early hours of Sunday after illegal arms and ammunitions were seized from them, the police said. S
The first page of the chemistry paper of the Class XII exam went viral on WhatsApp before the commencement of the exam on Saturday, exposing the loopholes in the system o
Murshidabad Police on Friday arrested Trinamool leader Milton Mondal from New Town in connection with the Jalangi double-murder case. Sahebnagar gram panchayat pradhan Ta
A child weeping and roaming aimlessly at the Dum Dum Metro station on a busy Friday evening may have gone unnoticed for hours had he not walked close to the Railway Prote
A CISF jawan deployed as cabin baggage screener during security check of domestic passengers revived a flyer by performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on Saturday
The two children who were taken to SSKM Hospital after the pool car they were travelling in fell into a ditch off Delhi Road in Hooghly on Friday are in coma. The medical
The city remained warm as the minimum temperature climbed to 17.1C on Saturday. The maximum temperature, which stood at 28.1C on Saturday, is likely to climb to 30C on Su
A Naktala resident has raised fresh concerns of skimming gangs targeting Kolkatans yet again. The past two years experience where two separate Romanian gangs and one fro
In the third major synthetic Yaba drugs haul this year, the special task force of Kolkata Police has arrested four peoplethree of them Manipur-based drug dealers and one
Partha Roy, a resident of Northern Avenue, went to Fariapukur last Sunday to buy a remote-controlled toy to gift his nephew on his birthday. He was looking for the same o
Passengers of a Noapara-bound train in the North-South line of the Kolkata Metro were evacuated at Chandni Chowk station after smoke was seen billowing out from one of th
Two months after cops arrested three persons for the murder of Urmila Jund (65), who was found murdered at her home in Garcha in December, the investigators are gearing u
A week after five persons were arrested in connection to the gang-rape of a 12-year-old girl, cops have filed the charge sheet in the case.The girl was allegedly gang-rap
The patients who have returned from Bangkok have been identified as Animesh Chandra Das and Biswajit Banik.While Das has been discharged after his samples tested negative
A Garia Park resident on Thursday moved the cyber cell of Kolkata Police stating that a WhatsApp group member had forwarded an obscene content depicting a sexual act that
here is something special about first day first show, more so if you are lucky enough to experience two milestones in your citys history, that too 35 years apart. Tithi H
Flying in the times of novel coronavirus is proving to be a trying experience for a section of passengers and cabin crew. A flyer on a Delhi-Kolkata IndiGo flight refused