Jharkhand  /  Published 21.01.22

Dhanbad: Civic body gets cracking

Intended at ensuring hassle-free movement of vehicles and also providing a wider look to recently broadened national highway 32, Dhanbad Municipal Corporation on Friday carried out an intensive e...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

News  /  Published 20.12.21

Issues that dictated voters’ choice in Kolkata civic body polls

Living in a place as busy as Moulali gives Gaurav Golani a sense of the deteriorating air quality of Kolkata. “I want the next civic board to treat air pollution with utmost importance,”s...
By Debraj Mitra, Subhajoy Roy

News  /  Published 15.12.21

Kolkatans express woes they want the municipal corporation to address

Elections come and go. Little changes in between.  Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is tasked with maintaining roads and street lights, supplying drinking water and providing drainage and hea...
By Subhajoy Roy, Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.21

SMC carries out drive against encroachment

The Siliguri Municipal Corporation, along with city police, carried out a drive on Tuesday against encroachment on certain stretches along the Mahananda river. The drive was carried out in wards 2 an...
By Bireswar Banerjee

West Bengal  /  Published 23.10.21

Land grab, says Baul maestro

Baul maestro Purna Das Baul and his sons on Friday alleged that 1.3 acres the musician had purchased in late 1970s on the outskirts of Santiniketan have allegedly been encroached upon by a few lo...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan


West Bengal  /  Published 06.10.21

SMC drive to clear encroached pavements

The board of administrators (BoA) at the Siliguri Municipal Corporation has launched a drive against encroachers, especially those traders who illegally block portions of streets and footpaths by stac...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 28.09.21

Brute uniform: Assam police firing

The police superintendent of Darrang — he happens to be a sibling of the chief minister of Assam — has stated that the force exercised ‘restraint’ during a violent eviction dri...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.09.21

Dhanbad anti-encroachment drive a success

The Dhanbad Municipal Corporation is carrying out anti-encroachment drives across different localities of the district intended at regulating traffic congestion by removing illegal structures on the r...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.08.21

Steel city police foil encroachment drive

Jamshedpur Notified Area Committee officials and police on Thursday thwarted a section of political activists' attempt to grab land at a prime location in Sakchi.  The land grabbers who...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.21

CPM wields Bengal govt policy to oppose DPL land sale

The CPM is using a 2015 land policy of the Mamata Banerjee government to oppose the decision to sell off or lease out unused land of Durgapur Projects Limited (DPL) to make the loss-making power utili...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur


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