India  /  Published 13.03.20

Sick son at home, mom dies

A 68-year-old Delhi woman infected with the novel coronavirus has died, the Union health ministry said on Friday night, documenting India’s second coronavirus-linked death.The woman had a history of...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Delhi  /  Published 28.02.20

Delhi violence: Death tolls rises to 42

The death toll in the Delhi's communal violence has gone up to 42 now with four more fatalities being recorded at the city's GTB Hospital on Friday, officials said.The number stood at 38 till Thursday...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 15.02.20

2 children dead after sorcery practices in Malda

Two children have died and two others were injured after sorcery practices were allegedly performed on them in West Bengal's Malda district, police said on Saturday. The incident occurred in Kadamtal...
By PTI in Malda

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Two killed in Assam bill protest

Two people were killed in police firing as Assam, the hotbed of the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill , plunged into chaos on Thursday with thousands of agitators descending on streets...
By PTI in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.12.18

Bonfires kill 4 in a week in Jharkhand

Bonfires have become a death trap in steel city and its neighbouring areas this winter.At least four persons have died of bonfire burns in the past week after night temperatures plummeted below 10°C ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 30.10.19

Blood on a 20-year tradition

Mainul Haque, 40, was on the minds of many in Bahalnagar, a Murshidabad village of 3,000 people 230km from Calcutta, which was mourning five of its men on Wednesday. As a 20-year-old, Mainul had storm...
By Alamgir Hossain in Sagardighi

India  /  Published 30.10.19

Katroosa shuns dinner and pointers

A one-room structure above a couple of shops along the main road here served as a shelter for a group of Bengali labourers for the past 15 or 20 summers. With winter chill setting in, they had packed ...
By Muzaffar Raina in

World  /  Published 24.10.19

UK truck victims were Chinese: Police

The 39 people found dead in a refrigerated truck trailer in southeastern England were believed to be Chinese citizens, the police said on Thursday, shedding new light on what appeared to be the latest...
By Reuters in England

India  /  Published 30.01.20

Veteran Congress leader Kamalam dead

Veteran Congress leader and former Kerala minister M Kamalam passed away following age related ailments here on Thursday.She was 94 and leaves behind four sons and a daughter.Her husband predeceased h...
By PTI in Kozhikode

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.20

Deadline for trial against Maoists

The high court on Tuesday directed a Midnapore court to conclude in one month the trial against 26 Maoists who were arrested in connection with the killing of 24 jawans during an attack on an Eastern ...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta


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