West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.22

Hills receive snowfall again

The Darjeeling hills received snowfall for the third time in less than a month on Thursday afternoon as the mercury dipped across north Bengal since Wednesday night. A number of locations in the adjo...
By Vivek Chhetri, Avijit Sinha in Siliguri, Darjeeling

Lifestyle  /  Published 20.01.22

Pronam, an ageless salute to our senior citizens

With many more such programmes planned for the coming days, Pronam is quite a shining example of how drive, diligence and dedication can prioritise the needs of those who tend to become an afterhtough...
By Priyam Marik

News  /  Published 20.01.22

Kolkata school bus owners seek Covid waiver on road tax, penalties

Owners of school buses have appealed to the Bengal government to waive road tax and penalties for late payment of permit fees and renewal of fitness certificates till June to help them tide over the f...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.22

Gun cache pops up in ex-Maoist belt

The region was traditionally a Left stronghold under the leadership of the CPM’s Sushanta Ghosh. “The Maoists made a deep dent before 2009,” said an IPS officer. “We can&rsquo...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.22

Cooch Behar youth on cycle for 10,000 km

A 21-year-old youth from Cooch Behar, who had cycled for over 10,000km and covered 19 states while imparting messages of peace, amity, integrity and education for all, was felicitated by the Trinamul ...
By Main Uddin Chisti


Football  /  Published 20.01.22

Finally, a win for SC East Bengal

It took SC East Bengal 347 days to end their winless run in ISL as they inflicted a blow to FC Goa’s semi-final hopes with a 2-1 win at the Athletic Stadium in Bambolim, on Wednesday. The first...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.22

Land losers agitate for jobs

Members of families, which had donated land to set up various government projects earlier but were yet to get promised government jobs, agitated in front of the Birbhum district magistrate’s off...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Football  /  Published 19.01.22

ISL: Task cut out for Mario Rivera

Ahead of his first Indian Super League game in charge of SC East Bengal (SCEB), Mario Rivera looks calm and composed. The Spaniard’s immediate challenge will be to guide SCEB to their first vict...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.01.22

Job training for coal project

The state government will launch this month technical training for youths in the area for the proposed Deocha-Pachami coal mine so that they can get jobs when the project starts. Officials said the g...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 19.01.22

Covid cases surge in north Bengal

Over 2,000 fresh Covid-19 cases were reported across north Bengal in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, said the daily bulletin issued by the state health department on Tuesday. According to the state hea...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri


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