India  /  Published 01.07.22

Lanka disclosure on Adani's energy project

“The proposal presented by Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ Consortium) has been approved by the Indian high commission,” the note had said. India later said the Sri La...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.22

Hamlet credits teacher

“The Left did nothing in 34 and Trinamul too was indifferent towards bringing electricity to Namo Jamdoba. I was surprised to know during my election campaign during last year’s Assembly p...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

News  /  Published 30.06.22

Pole with KMC light that electrocuted boy was not earthed, says report

The pole in Haridevpur on the city’s southern fringes that 11-year-old Nitish Yadav touched and got electrocuted on Sunday evening was not earthed, the state power department has said in a repor...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 27.06.22

Punjab FM presents AAP govt's first budget for FY 2022-23

Punjab Finance Minister Harpal Singh Cheema on Monday presented the AAP government's first budget for FY23 in the state assembly and announced that the focus in the first year will be to restore d...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

West Bengal  /  Published 25.06.22

Ire over power cut

Residents of six villages in Malda district blocked the Malda-Nalagola state highway for over three hours on Friday, protesting a halt in power supply for the past five days. As traffic movement stop...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


News  /  Published 20.06.22

Power bill thieves dupe 2 Kolkatans of Rs 7.7 lakh

Two Kolkatans lost around Rs 7.7 lakh on Friday and Saturday after responding to text messages threatening to disconnect power supplies to their homes if they did not pay Rs 11. Senior officers of Ko...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 17.06.22

WBSEDCL launches campaign against power cut fraud

The West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) has launched a campaign to alert its consumers about fraudulent text messages that threaten to disconnect power supply for not ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.06.22

Kolkata police alert senior citizens against power bill fraud

An 84-year-old man who came to the event with his wife said he had learned to make online transactions only during the pandemic. “I feel scared when I read about these things (online frauds) in ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Alipore

India  /  Published 14.06.22

Sri Lanka exit: finger at Modi

This is not the first time that entities within the Sri Lankan government had indicated a pro-Adani nudge from the Modi government. On March 2 last year, while awarding the project to develop the Wes...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

News  /  Published 13.06.22

Faulty street lights leave Salt Lake roads in darkness after dusk

Driving and even walking through Salt Lake’s roads after sundown is turning out to be risky as most plunge into darkness because of faulty street lights. Lamp posts are installed at an interval...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake


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