World  /  Published 25.04.22

US: Indian boy drowns in pond

In a tragic incident, an 18-year-old Indian high school student drowned in a pond in the US state of New Jersey after he went into the frigid water to retrieve a soccer ball for children playing nearb...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New York

News  /  Published 02.04.22

Kid drowns in New Town housing society swimming pool

An eight-and-a-half-year-old girl playing by the poolside of a residential complex in New Town, unaccompanied by adults, entered the pool and drowned last Saturday. Her parents were at their respectiv...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

West Bengal  /  Published 14.11.21

Cousins swept away

Two cousins aged 21 were swept away while they were bathing in the Hooghly in Nadia's Chakdah on Saturday morning. While divers engaged by the district administration found the body of Riya Guha, ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

India  /  Published 10.11.21

Chhath: Minors drown in river in Jharkhand

Two children drowned in Koel river in Jharkhand's Palamu district during Chhath rituals, police said on Wednesday. The incident happened near Chhat ghat in Rajhara late on Tuesday, they said. The ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Medininagar

India  /  Published 25.09.21

TV reporter swept away

A young television journalist was swept away in the strong currents of the swollen Mahanadi in Cuttack on Friday while covering an operation to rescue an elephant stranded in the river. Arindam Das, ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bhubaneswar


Jharkhand  /  Published 19.09.21

7 girls drown in Latehar

Seven girls drowned while performing religious rituals in a pond in Latehar district of Jharkhand on Saturday morning. The girls had gone to the pond for immersion after Karma Puja, a popular harvest...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 12.09.21

3 girls pulled out of Ganga, 2 of them die

Three minor girls of Malda district went missing in the Ganga on Friday and were rescued the same day, but two of them died on Saturday. The duo breathed their last at the Malda Medical College and H...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 27.08.21

3 children go missing in Ganga

Three children were reported missing in the surging Ganga in Murshidabad over Wednesday and Thursday, a few weeks after Jangipur police district had officially barred those aged under 15 from bathing ...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

India  /  Published 19.08.21

Drowned Odisha girl’s eyes donated

Parents of a nine-year old girl who drowned in a pond at Bankasole village in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha have donated her eyes to help “remove darkness from someone’s life”. Mahe...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

West Bengal  /  Published 19.08.21

3 brothers missing in swollen Ganga

Three brothers went missing in the swollen Ganga after a small boat they had boarded to submerge jute stems for harvesting capsized at Krishnapur under Baishnabnagar police station of Malda on Wednesd...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


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