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

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.07.21

State digest: Twin burglaries make Bistupur

A female Sambar deer died at Jawaharlal Nehru Biological (JNB) Park on Tuesday. This is the second death reported within a span of 65 days at JNB popularly known as Bokaro Zoo. “I have assessed...
By Our Bureau

North East  /  Published 12.07.21

Mizoram people encroached 1,800 hectares of Assam

People of neighbouring Mizoram have encroached on nearly 1,800 hectares of Assam land spread across three districts, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said in the assembly on Monday. The chief minis...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati


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