West Bengal  /  Published 04.01.20

Buses burnt after death

Locals incensed at the death of a schoolgirl in an accident on a national highway in Jalpaiguri torched three buses and ransacked two others on Saturday. The protesters, who held up traffic for around...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.20

Armyman dies, widow kills self

A 26-year-old woman, who sat beside the body of her armyman husband the whole night from Wednesday onwards, on Thursday morning jumped into a well at her home in Baheratoli, under Chanho police statio...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 02.01.20

Boy with flag found dead in Bihar

Sohail Ahmad bowed his head to hide his tears. “They would not honour even the national flag. My son was running with it, yet they killed him,” he said.His son Amir Hanjla, 18, was participating i...
By Dev Raj in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.20

2 dead, 3 hurt in accidents

Two men in their 20s were killed in separate accidents between Tuesday and Wednesday, police said.Late on Tuesday, a truck moving along the Calcutta-bound ramp of Vidyasagar Setu rammed into a car bef...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

World  /  Published 28.12.19

At least 73 dead in Somali car bomb explosion

A truck bomb exploded at a busy security checkpoint in Somalia's capital Saturday morning, killing at least 73 people, authorities said. It was one of the deadliest attacks in Mogadishu in recent memo...
By AP in Mogadishu


Jharkhand  /  Published 23.12.19

Student murder cuffs on three

Three persons have been arrested for the abduction and murder of the 19-year-old student whose battered body was recovered from near Khairbani canal under Jadugora police station on Saturday evening.P...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.12.19

Death sentence for rape & murder

The CBI’s additional judicial commissioner XVI-cum-special judge Anil Kumar Mishra on Saturday awarded the death penalty to Rahul Raj, a resident of Bihar’s Nalanda district, who was convicted by ...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

World  /  Published 10.12.19

NZ asks why volcano was tourist site

Above the noise of the boat engine, there was quiet, Geoff Hopkins remembered. There was no rumble, no roar to signal that the White Island volcano had awakened.The crater he’d just circled with his...
By Jamie Tarabay and Damien Cave/New York Times News Service

India  /  Published 08.12.19

17-yr-old burnt to death in Tripura, 2 arrested

A 17-year old girl was allegedly set on fire and killed by her fiance and her mother-in-law in south Tripura, after her parents failed to pay a dowry of Rs 50,000.The teenage suffered 90 per cent burn...
By PTI and Our Bureau in Agartala

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.19

Husband held for suicide abetment

The husband of Alokparna Mitra, the 50-year-old mental health professional who died of burns on Friday, was arrested on Sunday.Officers of Survey Park police station rounded up Shoumick Mitra from the...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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