India  /  Published 18.02.21

U'khand disaster: Toll rises to 61

Two more bodies were recovered on Thursday from a tunnel of the NTPC's flood-ravaged Tapovan-Vishnugad hydel project and one from Raini as rescue operations continued for the 12th day to reach wor...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Dehradun

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.21

Fisherman mauled to death by royal Bengal tiger

Bengal on Wednesday logged 249 Covid-19 recoveries, 133 new infections and two deaths, including one from the city, achieving a drop in its total active cases for the 114th day on the trot since Vijay...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.21

Calcutta police to probe death

A seven-member team of officers from Calcutta police was formed on Wednesday to probe the unnatural death of Maidul Islam Middya, the 33-year-old DYFI leader who had joined last Thursday’s Left ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.21

BJP worker found hanging

A BJP worker in the Dhupguri block of Jalpaiguri district was found dead at his home on Wednesday. While the BJP has demanded a complete investigation, police suspect Sanjay Kumar Roy, 42, died by su...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.02.21

One dead as SUV catches fire

A 40-year-old was charred to death on Tuesday night when his SUV caught fire on the Marine Drive in Jamshedpur, while he was driving towards Sakchi to Sonari. Ajay Pal was driving his Scorpio when at...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshdepur


Jharkhand  /  Published 16.02.21

Lohardaga: IED blast kills cop

Sources said the IED (improvised explosive device) got triggered after Duleshwar stepped on it during the operation. He lost one of his legs in the explosion. His fellow soldiers, sources said, took a...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 16.02.21

37 dead as bus falls into a canal in MP

At least 37 people, including 16 women, died after the bus they were travelling in fell off a bridge into a canal near Patna village in Madhya Pradesh's Sidhi district on Tuesday morning, a senior...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Sidhi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.21

4 dead and 2 injured in road accidents

Four persons died and two others were injured in three road accidents in Malda and Jalpaiguri districts in the past 24 hours. In Malda, a cyclist and a driver died on Sunday night after the latter lo...
By Our Correspondent in Malda/Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.21

Covid: active cases fall below 4,000, 1 dead

Bengal on Monday logged 258 Covid-19 recoveries, 133 new infections and one death, with total active cases falling to fewer than 4,000 now. There was no Covid death from the city in the 24-hour windo...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.02.21

Woman's body found in suitcase

The police on Monday morning recovered a decomposed body of a woman from a trolley bag at the post-mortem house in the Seraikela Sadar Hospital. The police had found the trolley bag from a ditch alon...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


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