West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.21

Musician who beat blindness dies

Paras Gazmer lost his eyesight and his face was distorted at the age of one-and-a-half-years after a bout of measles but it did not stop him from belting out super hit songs like Sajha ko Gham Dhubi S...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

World  /  Published 14.01.21

US executes first woman since 1953

The US government executed convicted murderer Lisa Montgomery, the only woman on federal death row, on Wednesday, after the Supreme Court cleared the last hurdle by overturning a stay. Montgomery was...
By Reuters in Washington

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.21

Woman killed, 2 hurt in elephant rampage

One person was killed and two grievously injured when an elephant in West Midnapore’s Chandrakona and Anandapur went on a rampage of local paddy fields, and then the village, on Wednesday mornin...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Midnapore

India  /  Published 14.01.21

Rapes, IndiGo murder pile pressure on Nitish

In another incident, an IndiGo airlines station manager at Patna airport, Rupesh Kumar Singh, was shot dead in the basement of his apartment on Tuesday evening. The unidentified miscreants were lying ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.01.21

Two bodies found in Dhanbad

An unidentified elderly person was found dead, lying at the Tetulmari Coal Mines of Beldaria locality of Tetulmari Police station on Wednesday morning, about 15 km away from the district headquarters....
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


India  /  Published 13.01.21

‘Toxic’ liquor kills 14 in Morena

Fourteen people died and 20 fell ill after drinking suspected spurious liquor in Madhya Pradesh’s Morena district on Monday night. According to preliminary reports, some residents of Manpur and...
By PTI in Bhopal

India  /  Published 11.01.21

Fourth child after three stillborns taken away in fire

The sorrow of Bhanarkar couple has been immeasurable as their baby daughter born last week, after 14 years of marriage and three stillborn children, died in the fire at a hospital in Maharashtra's...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Nagpur

Opinion  /  Published 10.01.21

Dead man talking

Death is a great unifier. The experience of bereavement can blur cultural and linguistic barriers. The ways of coping with the loss of a loved one are diverse — in Sudan, people celebrate the de...
By The Editorial Board in

Style  /  Published 07.01.21

Satya Paul passes away at 79

Fashion designing icon Satya Paul, known for adding a contemporary touch to the Indian saree, has passed away at the age of 79, his son Puneet Nanda said Thursday. Following a stroke in December, Pau...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Coimbatore

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.21

Train kills boys glued to games

Two Class XII boys died and another was critically injured when a train hit them while they were playing mobile games sitting on railway tracks at Thakurnagar in North 24-Parganas on Wednesday evening...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Thakurnagar (North 24 Parganas)


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