News  /  Published 31.08.22

Teachers’ association makes hostel-repair plea to IIEST director

Chunks of concrete came off the ceiling at a hostel on the IIEST campus on 25 August and crashed on the bed of a fourth-year student, who had a lucky escape as he was away attending classes...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Howrah

News  /  Published 26.08.22

Chunks fall off IIEST Shibpur hostel roof, again

Close shave as student was attending class...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Howrah

West Bengal  /  Published 20.08.22

Judiciary to get a state building

Calcutta High Court had earlier requested the state government to arrange 50,000sqft space as the judiciary was facing problems in setting up new commercial courts...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 10.08.22

Kolkata Municipal Corporation embarks on heritage building wall clean-up mission

Effort starts with freeing Chowringhee Mansion of hoardings ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 31.07.22

KMC to serve notices on ‘dangerous’ buildings

Residents of such homes will be asked to move to safer places, as heavy rain can lead to the collapse of such structures Firhad Hakim...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


News  /  Published 12.07.22

Kolkata has to wait another year for Sealdah-Esplanade link to be complete

The stretch in the central business district remains the problem area because of subsidence in Bowbazar on May 11...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

India  /  Published 09.07.22

CBI files corruption case against DJB, NBCC

The central agency had conducted searches in connection with the case on the premises of accused which led to recovery of Rs.1.5 crore...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 12.06.22

Mayor offer for Bowbazar residents

Roads in the affected zone are very narrow and tall buildings cannot be allowed, says mayor...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.06.22

Experts from Jadavpur University to revisit Durga Pituri Lane for assessment

Apart from the houses that have developed cracks, team to study condition of several buildings on adjoining lanes...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.05.22

Durga Pituri Lane house owners in dark about fate of buildings

Kolkata Municipal Corporation or Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation yet to spell out stand on structures...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


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