Calcutta Municipal Corporation Cmc
West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.19

Single window for mutation

The government has created a post — the block land and land reforms officer, Calcutta — to issue mutation certificates for all plots of land in Kasba, Jadavpur, Behala, Joka and Garden Reach, a se...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.12.18

Mayor Firhad Hakim outlines his plan for Calcutta

The new mayor of Calcutta, Firhad Hakim, has a lot of plans for the city. He said he would soon announce a 20-point programme and promised to be accessible to Calcuttans — digitally — 24X7.Hakim s...
By Sandip Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.18

BJP joins battle for mayor post

Firhad Hakim filed his nomination for the post of mayor on a day when the Bengal BJP fielded former deputy mayor and councillor Meena Devi Purohit for the same post. The mayor’s election is schedule...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.18

Firhad Hakim tightens fire-safety leash

All highrises, malls and marketplaces in the state will have to conduct annual fire audits, failing which commercial establishments would lose their right to do business, newly appointed fire services...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.18

Littering is a deeply rooted cultural problem

Swachhta in New India remains a distant dream, no matter what governments might say. The most recent evidence of this were the circumstances that led to the substantial hike in the penalty for litteri...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 21.03.19

Bengal govt issues guidelines to prevent dengue

The state government has instructed officials overseeing construction sites across Calcutta to ensure “all open pits where water might accumulate and remain stagnant” are “closed immediately” ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.02.20

Suburban train service hit

Train services between Sealdah South and Sonarpur stations were disrupted for about an hour on Monday afternoon after a compactor machine of the Calcutta Municipal Corporation rammed into the level-cr...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.03.19

Tallest tower gets four more floors

The 42, the tallest building coming up in Calcutta, is getting taller with the civic body sanctioning the construction of four more floors following a change in a rule related to buildings within a ki...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.03.19

Mayor to seek ADB funds for sewers

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation will seek funds from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to build a sewer network in 11 wards that has open drains, mayor Firhad Hakim has said. Hakim said on Saturday ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.01.20

Calcutta gets new mortuary

Calcutta will have a new mortuary from Sunday on the premises of the Bhowanipore Cemetery. The initiative by the Calcutta diocese of the Church of North India will address the need for a mortuary in a...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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