West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Govt schools shut over zero rate of attendance

Seven government-run junior high schools in East Midnapore have been shut down after district officials conducted reopening surveys this month and found that attendance rates had plummeted to zero. F...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)

Places  /  Published 18.11.21

Experience a touch of Odisha near Contai

By Road: Drive to Contai via Uluberia, Bagnan, Kolaghat, Nandakumar, Bajkul, Henria and Nachinda. Marishda Bazar is just 2.5 km from Nachinda. Bahiri is 4 km from Marishda. One has to take the ...
By Amitabha Gupta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.07.21

Cataract removed from two-month old

A two-month-old girl underwent surgery to remove cataract from both eyes at a clinic of a city hospital last week. The baby, who was born with the cataract, is able to see now, said doctors who treat...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.21

CID team at Suvendu Adhikari's home

The state CID team probing the 2018 unnatural death of the security guard of BJP MLA Suvendu Adhikari visited his residential complex in Contai, East Midnapore, on Wednesday and examined the site wher...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.07.21

Guard death: CID officers visit Suvendu's home

The West Bengal CID officials on Wednesday visited BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari's house in Contai in connection with the probe into death of his security personnel around three years ago,...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta, Contai


West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.21

HC allows probe into Adhikari ‘theft’ case

Calcutta High Court on Monday turned down the prayer of the leader of the Opposition in the Assembly, Suvendu Adhikari, who had sought quashing of an FIR drawn up by Contai police accusing him and fou...
By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.06.21

Yaas: siblings empty piggy bank

Two school students, a brother and a sister, have donated Rs 1,200 that they had saved over the last few months for children whose homes and lives have been devastated by Cyclone Yaas. Angana Panda, ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.03.21

Poll damper for Holi tourism in Digha

The East Midnapore district administration and police on Thursday banned the flow of visitors to the district — famed for seaside towns, including Digha — for two days starting Friday, the...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Digha

West Bengal  /  Published 03.02.21

Abhishek to step into Suvendu turf

Trinamul Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee will hold a pre-election meeting in East Midnapore’s Contai, the home turf of BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari, on Saturday, more than six years after he last v...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Contai

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.21

Soumendu Adhikari, 15 others join BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday made its front even stronger ahead of the Bengal assembly polls when 15 TMC councillors in the 20-member Contai Municipality, including its former administrator So...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Contai


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.