West Bengal  /  Published 09.11.18

Robbers raid iron plant in Durgapur & confine guards

A gang of nearly 30 armed robbers raided an iron factory in Durgapur town on Thursday night, beat up three security guards and confined them to a room. The goons brandishing revolvers and iron rods de...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 06.04.19

Modi contest cry in Durgapur

BJP leaders have demanded that Narendra Modi be fielded from the Burdwan-Durgapur Lok Sabha seat as the party is yet to name a candidate with only two days left for the close of nominations.“The Tri...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 12.02.20

Plea to CM for flight from Andal to Dhaka

The business community of Asansol and Durgapur will submit a written appeal to chief minister Mamata Banerjee for introduction of a flight between Andal and Dhaka. The Durgapur Chamber of Commerce and...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 20.08.19

Calcutta HC grants Mukul Roy bail over clash

The high court on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to BJP leader Mukul Roy in connection with a clash between police and BJP supporters at Coke Oven in Durgapur on November 1 last year.A division ben...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.08.19

Chairs fly at BJP meet over defector

Suspected BJP workers on Sunday tossed chairs and broke barricades at the party’s chintan baithak (strategy session) here to protest the entry of a Trinamul MLA’s cousin over coal smuggling claims...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 31.07.19

Bishop asked to go on leave

The bishop of the Durgapur diocese of the Church of North India (CNI) was on Wednesday asked to go on leave by the Delhi-based synod pending an inquiry into allegations of irregularities in the functi...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.19

Drivers on strike, judges walk to work in Durgapur

Eleven judges and magistrates have been walking 1km from their quarters to the Durgapur sub-divisional magistrate’s court for the past two days because the drivers of their cars have struck work.The...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 06.04.20

‘Focus on tech upgrade to fight virus’

Students of NIT Durgapur should focus on developing personal protective equipment, ventilators and sterilisers that India has been found wanting during the coronavirus pandemic, institute director Anu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.19

Turbulence alert for new NIT graduates

NIT Durgapur director Anupam Basu warned in his convocation address on Saturday that the graduating students were entering an uncertain world amid “turbulence and challenges in the economy, the job ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.19

Chetla bridge adds to Majerhat chaos in Calcutta

A fallen bridge was bad enough. Another on the verge of collapse has made things worse. The collapse of Majerhat bridge will complete a year on Wednesday. The Chetla Lockgate bridge — one of the alt...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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