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Business  /  Published 11.08.22

Hindalco Industries profit jumps 48%

CESC net up 6% The CESC has recorded 6 per cent rise in profit in the first quarter to Rs 297 crore on a consolidated basis, compared to Rs 280 crore earned in the same period of the last fiscal. Rev...
By Our Bureau in Mumbai/Calcutta

News  /  Published 29.07.22

Higher fuel costs may prompt power tariff hike: CESC

Be ready to suffer more pocket pinch as your electricity bills are likely to go up. The Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC) might consider hiking power tariffs owing to high fuel costs, its c...
By My Kolkata & PTI

News  /  Published 11.07.22

Bird rescued in 8-hour operation in Dum Dum Park

A common mynah that had flown into a web of kite strings and electricity wires around 40 feet above the road in Dum Dum Park was rescued on Sunday in an operation that stretched more than eight hours....
By Snehal Sengupta in Dum Dum

News  /  Published 04.07.22

Narkeldanga boy Farzan Ansari was expert on phone, say family members

Farzan’s father, Fakruddin Ansari, 48, has been working as a car mechanic in Saudi Arabia for four years. He came to Kolkata about 20 days back on a four-month holiday. The boy’s mother,...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 04.07.22

Week on, probe into Haridevpur boy Nitish Yadav’s death by electrocution continues

“We are waiting for a report from the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), which is running an investigation to identify the cause of death,” an officer said.    At Narkeld...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 04.07.22

KMC blames illegal drawing of water with pilfered power for Narkeldanga boy electrocution

A youth who was in the rescue team said there was no pump there when Farzan was electrocuted. KMC engineers said a tap of the civic body is located next to the electric pole, which the residents said ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

News  /  Published 20.06.22

Power bill thieves dupe 2 Kolkatans of Rs 7.7 lakh

Two Kolkatans lost around Rs 7.7 lakh on Friday and Saturday after responding to text messages threatening to disconnect power supplies to their homes if they did not pay Rs 11. Senior officers of Ko...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 26.04.22

Plea for non-stop power, ORS for West Bengal higher secondary examinees

The Bengal board’s higher secondary examinations began on April 2. After a break because of the byelections to the Ballygunge Assembly seat and the Asansol parliamentary constituency, the exams ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.04.22

Power theft protester hit with gun butt in Narkeldanga

“I saw Shahid holding a gun with both his hands, aiming at me. He pulled the trigger several times but I am not sure whether shots were fired. I immediately bent down to collect a brick so that ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Narkeldanga

Business  /  Published 14.02.22

No increase in CESC electricity bill

CESC had claimed in its submission to the WBERC that there has been a sharp increase in fuel prices and urged the regulator to consider an upward revision in tariff. “The financial years of 201...
By Pinak Ghosh, Sambit Saha in Calcutta


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