West Bengal  /  Published 27.11.22

Bengal: 4 hurt in bomb blast

As per information, an altercation took place between some wedding party members and a local resident over playing music at marriage hall...
By PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 22.11.22

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, November 22, 1861

Lord Canning talked about how the mortal remains of his beloved wife Charlotte had to be laid to rest in a ‘portion of the garden at Barrackpore’...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

Events  /  Published 13.10.22

Explore river cruise tourism with IRCTC and Vivada in eastern India

Trips to Sunderbans, Gangasagar, Mayapur, Barrackpore can be booked online...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

People  /  Published 22.09.22

The rituals at the Dasguptas’ 400-year-old Puja in Barrackpore are unique and ‘spirited’

Though animal sacrifice has stopped, Goddess Durga is still offered liquor along with non-vegetarian food every day...
By Somen Sengupta

News  /  Published 22.09.22

Craters dot Belgharia Expressway, NHAI keen to engage IIT to study subsidence

Stretch risky to negotiate, say motorists on 8km-long stretch between Dakshineswar and the Jessore Road crossing...
By Snehal Sengupta in Belgharia Expressway


West Bengal  /  Published 21.09.22

Teenager murder slur on rehab centre

Family members of the deceased have lodged a police complaint against authorities...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 10.09.22

Woman ‘gang-raped’ near home in Titagarh, 3 arrested

Can name all four men, ‘survivor’ tells minister Chandrima Bhattacharya...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.08.22

Baguiati: 28-year-old, recently married, found dead

A team from Nagerbazar police station arrested Kaustav Sarkar, the husband of Titash Nandy...
By Snehal Sengupta in Baguiati

West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.22

Youth kills mom for booze money

Neighbours heard a shot around 8am and found Salma Biwi slumped on the courtyard of her home...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Places  /  Published 21.07.22

Rediscovering Barrackpore: India’s oldest cantonment has a wealth of historical riches

Thank you, Police Academy, for keeping alive the cultural legacy of the erstwhile twin city of Kolkata...
By Adil Ahmad


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