Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.21

Bus owners want to fix their fares

The state government has decided to partially lift the ban on public transport by allowing them to run with 50 per cent passenger capacity from July 1...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.05.21

Dhanbad: bus ban despair for drivers

Suspension of operations affects over 2000 in Dhanbad ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Calcutta  /  Published 07.05.21

Crowd at bus stands keeps growing

The number of buses was much less than usual and people jostled for space as one turned up, flouting social distancing norms...
By Pradip Sanyal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 07.04.21

Govt raises poll vehicle rate

The operators had threatened to withdraw their services unless the rates were revised...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.03.21

Pollution test must for govt buses

Machines to check tail-pipe emissions are being set up across 11 depots...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 07.01.21

Unruly buses make VIP Road dangerous

All traffic rules are flouted...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.12.20

Privates buses to be off 10 routes

Private operators demand the state govt to clears dues for transporting personnel and materials during ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 12.11.20

Fitness certificate, licence, road permit fines waived

A fall in the passenger count in the past few months because of the pandemic has hit their earnings and many bus operators have said they would not run their vehicles to avoid paying huge fines...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 11.11.20

Fewer buses can pose transport challenge

Most operators have withdrawn their vehicles from 60-odd routes ending at the bus terminus adjoining the station complex in Howrah...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.09.20

City buses missing when needed most

Only 14 of 17 were in operation before lockdown, now services have stopped...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad


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