West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.20

Two injured BJP workers die, party blames TMC

Two BJP workers, one from Howrah and another from North 24-Parganas, died of injuries on Wednesday, prompting the party to blame Trinamul for the murders and the ruling party to deny the charges. BJP...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar , Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta, Jagaddal

Calcutta  /  Published 17.10.20

Traced, gang abandons 26kg gold

A gang of armed men abandoned a vehicle with 26kg of gold ornaments they possibly had looted from a non-banking financial institute in Howrah’s Jagachha on Saturday when they were caught in a qu...
By Our Bureau in Burdwan, Howrah

West Bengal  /  Published 12.10.20

Cry to restart suburban trains in Howrah

A group of people whose primary mode of communication to workplaces is local trains held protests at Liluah and Chinsurah railway stations in Howrah district on Monday against non-resumption of suburb...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.10.20

Steel city gets another train to Calcutta

Steel city got another train to Calcutta on Saturday with South Eastern Railway announcing two AC specials, one of which will travel between Howrah and Pune via Tatanagar. The AC bi-weekly special tr...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 07.10.20

National Green Tribunal pulls up Bengal

The National Green Tribunal has said the state authorities are not “serious in discharging their responsibilities” to stop the pollution of Santragachhi Jheel in Howrah and granted another...
By Jayanta Basu in Howrah

Calcutta  /  Published 04.10.20

Howrah realtor called to meeting, shot

A 37-year-old realtor was shot dead near Belilious Park in Howrah’s Tikiapara on Saturday night, police said. Amit Haith had turned up riding pillion on his business partner's two-wheeler i...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 22.08.20

Cycle row

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in

West Bengal  /  Published 02.08.20

Oh woe, our wares and worldly goods

By Manasi Shah and Moumita Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.20

Bengal: flood fight hit by virus

A team of 26 personnel of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), stationed at Hooghly’s Arambagh in anticipation of floods, were isolated after two members tested Covid-19 positive on Thur...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Arambagh

Culture  /  Published 06.04.19

Heritage feritage: Calcutta wakes up

Sometimes a hashtag is all it takes to wake up slumbering beauties. Who knows when Calcutta had receded from India’s heritage map. Visitors to the city would salute the Victoria Memorial, the Howrah...
By Upala Sen in


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