West Bengal  /  Published 14.07.20

Monsoon floods four north Bengal districts

Monsoon downpour has flooded at least four districts of north Bengal, affecting over 70,000 people. Large areas in Jalpaiguri, Cooch Behar, Alipurduar and Malda are either flooded or waterlogged. In...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.20

Cash aid for kin of slain soldiers

Benevolence has complemented valiance. A director of a tea estate in the Dooars and his friends have together raised funds for the families of two army men from Bengal who were killed in a violent fa...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 09.07.20

Stricter lockdown in North Bengal

The steady rise in number of Covid-19 cases led to a lockdown across some locations of three north Bengal districts from Wednesday itself, a day ahead of the stricter lockdown announced by the Bengal ...
By Our Bureau in Malda/Raiganj/Alipurduar

Business  /  Published 07.07.20

Adani Transmission buys power asset in Bengal

Adani Transmission on Monday said it has entered into an agreement with Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd (KPTL) to acquire Alipurduar Transmission Ltd. The enterprise value for the project is ascribe...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 03.07.20

10 wards in Alipurduar submerged

Ten wards of Alipurduar were inundated after the town received over 300mm rain in 24 hours till Thursday morning. Around 10,000 people were affected by the inundation and many of them were stuck at h...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 10.01.19

DM shift over beating fuels ‘letoff’ buzz

The Bengal government on Thursday transferred Nikhil Nirmal, the district magistrate of Alipurduar where he was accused of having beaten up a youth inside a police station, as the managing director of...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

Never too old for a match

Two veteran athletes from Alipurduar have bagged medals at the 41st National Masters Athletic Championship that was recently held in Imphal.The event was hosted by the Masters Athletics Federation of ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 12.02.20

Trinamul show of strength in Falakata

The Trinamul Congress organised a procession and a meeting in Falakata on Wednesday to protest the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.The event attended by around 30,000 people was held around 20 days after ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 20.04.20

Burial plan sparks attack

Residents of Pradhanpara near here attacked police who had arrived on Sunday night to select a spot to conduct the last rites of a patient with suspected symptoms of Covid-19.At least 20 policemen wer...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 19.04.20

Bison stray out of forest, rampage through village

Two gaurs (Indian bison) came out of the Chilapara Forest of Alipurduar district on Sunday and strayed into a village in the neighbouring district of Cooch Behar.The animals injured a resident, damage...
By TT Bureau in Alipurduar


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