Clause 6 delay fuels resentment in Assam

The Centre’s revelation in Parliament that the Clause 6 report is still with Dispur is set to trigger a ...

NSCN-IM firm on flag, statute

A joint council meeting of the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak-Muivah) on Friday unanimously adopt...

Couple die in honey bee attack

A couple in their fifties died and a middle-aged woman was critically injured after being attacked by a swarm ...

Probe into trauma of disabled undertrial

The state disability commissioner on Wednesday asked the Jharkhand inspector-general of prisons to investigate...

Gangtok nurse succumbs to Covid

Sikkim lost it first health worker to Covid-19 wh­en a 49-year-old nursing assist­a­nt superintend...

Bihar seat-sharing deal by Sept 25: BJP

The BJP on Thursday refused to react to the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) suggestions to lead the alliance and con...

West Bengal  /  Published 29.06.20

572 new Covid cases in Bengal

Bengal set a new record in intra-day Covid-19 cases with 572 people being infected in 24 hours till 9am on Sunday.The figure surpassed the previous highest count of 542 reported on Friday. The state l...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.06.20

Communion service resumes in Calcutta

The Calcutta diocese of the Church of North India (CNI) resumed communion service at St Paul’s Cathedral on Sunday. Communion services had been suspended at all CNI churches under the diocese si...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.06.20

Police night drive books 700

The city police prosecuted 701 people on Saturday night for multiple offences such as disorderly conduct and violation of traffic rules and night-time lockdown restrictions, officers said. The prosecu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.06.20

Decision for cycling bays in Calcutta

Several roads of Calcutta will have bays earmarked for cyclists, the state government has decided.The urban development department has engaged a Faridabad-based consulting firm to conduct a preliminar...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.06.20

Mother, son face ire over Covid-19

A woman who has tested positive for Covid-19, along with three others in the family, allegedly faced hostile behaviour from neighbours who did not want her and her eight-year-old son to stay in home i...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.06.20

Suicide after severe pain, dad too dies of shock

A 60-year-old man was found hanging at his home early on Sunday, hours after doctors at a government hospital, where he went with severe leg pain, allegedly told him to go to another hospital as no or...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.06.20

Traffickers eye recharge stores for numbers

Mobile recharge stores in Canning have been seeing a surge in visitors during the lockdown but not everyone is coming to recharge their phones.Many men are trying to get access to the log book where t...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.06.20

How some schools are cutting costs

A number of city schools are trying to cut costs to remain financially viable at a time when they are not getting fees and finding it increasingly difficult to raise funds for additional expenditure. ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.06.20

Jharkhand ‘fake’ job fair alert

The Jharkhand government has warned people against a fake letter that says the state would organise a job mela.The information and public relations department (IPRD) on Saturday night said in a notice...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.06.20

Met dept predicts lightning strikes in Jharkhand

Several parts of Jharkhand are expected to experience lightning strikes during the next three days, warned weathermen on Sunday.IMD’s Ranchi Meteorological Centre also issued an alert of heavy rain ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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