Calcutta  /  Published 10.12.20

Live and dead turtles seized in Barasat

Six men have been arrested and they are from Sultanpur in UP...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.12.20

Midnapore fugitive murder convict arrested

The jail authorities have suspended two guards of the correctional home for negligence in duty...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bijpur

Calcutta  /  Published 25.07.20

Barasat on full 7-day lockdown

Except for emergency services, all shops and markets across the 35 wards of the township...
By Kinsuk Basu in Barasat

Calcutta  /  Published 17.07.20

Distance rules vanish in Barasat

Several shops and stalls open past the 1pm deadline; three people on two-wheelers a common sight...
By Kinsuk Basu in Barasat

Calcutta  /  Published 15.07.20

Stringent lockdown rules in Barasat

Government takes steps to check rise in cases...
By Kinsuk Basu in Barasat


West Bengal  /  Published 12.04.20

Hit for plea to stop crowding

Youths allegedly grabbed the woman by the hair and beat her up...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Barasat

West Bengal  /  Published 23.02.20

Varsity invites Dhankhar

Decision to invite Dhankhar comes days after a meeting between him and Mamata Banerjee...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.03.19

BSF team to visit Calcutta on election recce

Poll watchers in Bengal failed to recount another instance of an 'advance party' of a central force...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.19

Voters who want end to riots

On a July evening 3 years ago, violence rocked Basirhat and the tremors were felt 20km away in Deganga...
By Kinsuk Basu in Deganga

West Bengal  /  Published 10.05.19

Know your candidates

With 9 days left for election day, The Telegraph Salt Lake introduces you to the representatives of the 4 major political parties who are contesting in the Barasat parliamentary constituency...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta


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