West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.21

Bengal: HC green light for bypoll

  The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition on the by-election to the Bhabanipur assembly seat, ordering that polls will be held as scheduled on September 30. A division bench com...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.21

DH Road double-bypass solution

The state government will put in place two bypasses, a 3.5km-long one first and then a 3km-long one, to reduce congestion on the arterial Diamond Harbour Road (NH117) in South 24-Parganas. Officials ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.21

Bhowanipore: Cops, CPI(M) clash

The CPI(M)'s Bhowanipore bypoll candidate Srijib Biswas got engaged in a scuffle with the police on Sunday after he was stopped from campaigning on the road that leads to Chief Minister Mamata Ban...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.21

No leave for state govt employees till Oct 5

The Mamata Banerjee government has cancelled leaves of all government employees till October 5, put all PWD engineers on alert and set up a unified control room to deal with the possible heavy rainfal...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 26.09.21

Efforts to minimise impact of heavy rain

CMC: 2286 1212/1313/1414 Calcutta police: 2214 3024/3230/1310 Fire brigade: 2252 1165/6164/ 3170/2222 ...
By Subhajoy Roy, Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


Business  /  Published 25.09.21

Big win for Lodha in proxy war with Birlas

Shareholders of MP Birla group firms — Birla Cable, Vindhya Telelinks and Universal Cables — have voted against the appointment of directors proposed by investment firm Punjab Produce and ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.21

HC scan on Dwivedi letter and process for bypoll

Calcutta High Court on Friday asked whether the Election commission of India could take a decision of holding bypoll to the Bhowanipore Assembly seat based on a request from the Bengal chief secretary...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 24.09.21

Letters to the editor: Calcutta turns into city of floods

Troubled waters Sir — The city of joy, Calcutta, seems to have turned into the city of floods. During my childhood, it was widely known that some parts of the city, lower than the rest, were pr...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.21

HC query on bypoll

The high court on Thursday questioned the manner in which the Election Commission announced its decision to hold the bypoll to the Bhowanipore seat based on a request from the state administration. F...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.21

BJP set to move high court against 'defector' Mukul

During his days in the Trinamul, Adhikary was one of the prime movers behind the defection of several Congress and a few Left MLAs, from Murshidabad and elsewhere, to the Trinamul. While the Congress ...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta


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