Bidhannagar Commissionerate
West Bengal  /  Published 13.11.19

Police solution day after: make road narrower

Police think narrowing down a stretch of wide, smooth road using difficult-to-spot traffic guardrails can prevent car crashes.The Bidhannagar commissionerate on Wednesday placed five iron guardrails i...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.10.19

Airport curb on laser shows

Laser shows often used in outdoor parties that shoot powerful multi-coloured beams into the night sky have been banned within a 10km radius from the airport ahead of Diwali and the party season as the...
By A staff reporter in Kolkata

Sports  /  Published 18.12.19

Derby put off over stadium security

The I-League Derby between Mohun Bagan and East Bengal, scheduled on Sunday at the Salt Lake Stadium, has been postponed to a later date after police called for a reduction in the number of saleable t...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 20.04.20

All of us must step up: 80-year-old

An 80-year-old retired engineer from Salt Lake handed over a cheque for Rs 10,001 to Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation officials on Monday to help provide the needy with food during the lockdown.Sisir...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.01.20

Plane returns after mid-air bomb scare

A Calcutta-Mumbai AirAsia flight carrying 114 passengers returned to the city less than an hour after take-off on Saturday night after a passenger allegedly handed over a note to the cabin crew that s...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.12.19

Cell tower fraud boss arrested in Rajarhat

A 40-year-old man was arrested in Rajarhat late on Tuesday on the charge of cheating thousands of people of crores of rupees on the pretext of taking space on rent to install mobile phone towers.Rajni...
By A staff reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.12.19

Techie found dead in Kestopur canal

A 25-year-old engineer of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) who had been transferred out of Calcutta at least three months ago was found dead in the Kestopur canal, near Mahisbathan, on Tuesday, police ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.12.19

Chopper cheat in net

A cellphone store employee was arrested late on Thursday on charges of cheating a New Town resident of Rs 58,000 by promising her a helicopter ride from Guwahati to Shillong, police said.The ride usua...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 11.04.20

Teacher's donation beats corporate's

When an octogenarian waved down a police patrol from his window on Saturday, the officers thought he wanted some help. The police team was taken aback when they heard about the real reason.The 82-year...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.05.20

Police vigil at bus stops of Calcutta

Police have been posted at several bus stops in Salt Lake, New Town and Lake Town to ensure no vehicle plies with more than 20 passengers on board.At least two policemen on motorcycles had been deploy...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta


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