Jharkhand  /  Published 19.10.20

Chakulia car chase kills 3, injures 2

Three people, including two women, were killed, and two others injured as bikes they were riding on were hit by a speeding car at Chakulia in Ghatshila sub-division of the East Singhbhum district (abo...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 18.10.20

Early morning blaze at LIC Building, three injured

A fire broke out early on Sunday on the third floor of LIC Building on Central Avenue, barely 500m from Moon House on GC Avenue where a fire had claimed two lives on Friday night. Eyewitnesses said t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 18.10.20

Brief visit to homes damaged by fire

An official of the Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) said the civic body was yet to receive any formal request from the police about Moon House. If such a request comes, the CMC asks the owners and...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.10.20

Rethink on meter box location: Hakim

The fire brigade and the CESC have to think about old houses with electric meter boxes below staircases and close to exits, Firhad Hakim, the chairperson of the CMC’s board of administrators, sa...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.10.20

Meter box blaze cuts off exit, kills 2

By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.10.20

Moonhouse and a mindset

Moon House on 21 GC Avenue was next to the building in which I lived — as in sharing the same wall and joined at the hip so to speak. It is a building I knew best after my own by the virtue of ...
By Mudar Patherya in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.10.20

Driver run over in road rage

A fire broke out in a multi-storey building on Ganesh Chandra Avenue on Friday night, leaving several residents injured while they tried to scamper out. Eyewitnesses said a child was severely injured...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 15.10.20

Doctor in ICU as car hits Metro pillar

A doctor driving a Hyundai Venue and another person in the car were critically injured when he apparently lost control and rammed into a Metro pillar near the Avishikta crossing early on Thursday, pol...
By Our Special Correspondent in EM Bypass

West Bengal  /  Published 10.10.20

30 injured as bus hits NH14 crater and flips

At least 30 passengers, including four children and six women, were injured when a private bus on the Rampurhat-Behrampore route hit a crater about 2 feet deep and flipped sideways on NH14 near Nakpur...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

India  /  Published 08.10.20

Odisha petrol pump fire mishap victim dies

Odisha chief  secretary A.K. Tripathy asked the district collectors to consider the possibility of opening up places of worship for the public and submit and report to the government in the next ...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


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