Four persons were killed and one injured after their car collided with a dumper truck at Birpara area in West Bengal's Alipurduar district on Friday, police said.
A few days after a scrap-dealer died following grilling by cops at Sinthee police station, Kolkata Police issued a host of recommendations to all its OCs regarding detent
A blaze engulfed a car workshop and raged on for oneand-a-half hours on Thursday, destroying a dozen vehicles and partially damaging at least six more.
A thief who planned to break into an apartment complex in Garia on Tuesday night stopped short as CCTV cameras were installed at every corner, literally. So, he did what
The RSS-affiliated ABVP has made its presence felt in the Red citadel of Jadavpur University in its debut contest this year. ABVP was ahead of rival SFI and came up as a
The husband of a young woman, who died hours after she gave birth to a healthy boy, assaulted the gynaecologist who had delivered the baby at CMRI Hospital on Thursday mo
In an effort to provide quality lifestyle to jail inmates, the state correctional home department has decided to introduce in-house radio stations in all the 57 correctio
The ID Hospital on Thursday had three corona virus suspects admitted to its isolation ward, including a 75-yearold Australian, who was referred from a private hospital. S
Three mobile phones were seized by the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education on Thursday during the ongoing Madhyamik geography examination. One of the three candidate
The reverberations of the slap that landed on a doctors face reached far beyond CMRI hospital where the incident occurred on Thursday morning with senior doctors practisi
The state public works department (PWD), implementing the Majerhat road overbridge (ROB) reconstruction project, on Wednesday submitted a host of documents to Eastern Rai
Pro-Left student bodies swept union elections in the Jadavpur University, even as the ABVP, which contested the polls at the institute for the first time, secured the sec
Work for the city's East-West Metro corridor, which had come to a halt following an accident last year, will recommence soon, a senior KMRC official here said on Thursday
A major fire broke out at a car workshop of a leading four-wheeler manufacturer in east Kolkata's Anandapur area on Thursday, officials said.
The State Election Commission (SEC) is likely to issue notification for the elections to 110 civic bodies, including Kolkata Municipal Corporation, by the second week of
The cloud over the fate of Bagdogra airport, the gateway to Darjeeling, Dooars and Siliguri for tourists and traders, is finally set to clear with the state government as
Fearing a three-year ban after being expelled for cheating during the Class X board examination, a girl student from Assam's Barpeta district has committed suicide by con
The Commissioner of Railway Safety (CRS) has refused to approve Majerhat road overbridges (ROB) superstructure, pointing out 31 procedural and technical lapses. Fulfillin
A 20-year-old woman residing in Dum Dum Road area has alleged she was raped for five years by a young man who had allegedly promised to marry her. But the accused severed
TBM Urvi, which is completing the job left half-done by its twin Chundee after hitting an aquifer, has been refurbished in the most advanced way. Even if it hits a water
Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC), the implementing agency of the East-West Metro project, has changed gear after getting the high court nod to resume the tunnelling
One person was seriously injured and three vehicles were damaged when a gulmohar tree got uprooted around 11.25pm on Sambhunath Pandit Street in Bhowanipore on Tuesday.
Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen on Wednesday described the National Population Register (NPR) as a crazy and inhuman idea.
The state government on Wednesday adopted a carrot-and-stick policy to discipline pool car drivers, penalizing errant operators and offering an incentive to the law-abidi
work for her.My granddaughter had told me that she was unable.
Actor-turned-politician Tapas Paul will be cremated on Wednesday in Kolkata. The former MP's body was taken to Rabindra Sadan today morning where people from all walks of
It was white, with translucent fins and tails, and had no eyes. But it caught the attention of Dr DB Harries, a biologist at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, on a cav