Sports  /  Published 01.08.22

Deulpur rejoices

Needless to elaborate, he is the toast of the nation - yes weightlifter Achinta Sheuli who bagged India's third gold medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022, is the cynosure for sure.  Con...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

News  /  Published 01.08.22

Three Congress MLAs from Jharkhand arrested in Howrah with more than ₹49 lakh

Three Congress MLAs from Jharkhand were arrested in Howrah on Sunday for allegedly carrying bundles of currency notes amounting to a little over ₹49 lakh whose source or purpose they allegedly ...
By Kinsuk Basu, Our Bureau in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.07.22

3 MLAs sent to 10-day remand

Three Congress MLAs from Jharkhand were arrested on Sunday in West Bengal's Howrah district after a huge amount of cash was recovered from their vehicle, a senior police officer said. Three MLA...
By PTI in Howrah

News  /  Published 30.07.22

Three cops suspended in Howrah hooch deaths case

Eleven persons died after consuming hooch in Ghusuri, north Howrah, about a stone’s throw from the local police station. Around 40 local residents who had consumed the hooch had reported sick an...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 28.07.22

Get e-carts and wheelchairs now from Howrah station taxi stand

Happy passengers   Sudhir Sharma, a Kolkata-based businessman, was taking his mother to Begusarai, Bihar, for treatment and was happy to be able to book a wheelchair. “A railway porte...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra


Places  /  Published 25.07.22

Terracotta tales, a Vivekananda connection and more at Antpur

Travel details: Antpur is 64km from Kolkata by road. From Kolkata, take the route to Dankuni via Baranagar, Dunlop and Dakhineswar. At Dankuni, take a left to Haripal via Mosat and left again from ...
By Amitabha Gupta

News  /  Published 21.07.22

10 dead in suspected hooch tragedy in Howrah

A fire broke out on the top floor of a two-storey residential building at Rupchand Mukherjee Lane in Bhowanipore in south Kolkata on Wednesday afternoon, police said.  The fire started around 12...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.22

Irked by HC ‘conditions’, BJP calls off July 21 rally

 The state BJP unit on Wednesday decided to call off a rally it had planned at Howrah’s Uluberia on Thursday after Calcutta High Court asked it to reschedule the event to 8pm.  BJP le...
By Tapas Ghosh and Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 19.07.22

Hope for Howrah and New Garia Metro connectivity to Salt Lake Sector V in 2023

One Metro stretch that connects Salt Lake with Howrah should be ready by the middle of next year. Another that aims to connect Salt Lake with the south-eastern and eastern parts of Kolkata should be r...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 15.07.22

100 robotic surgery milestone for Howrah hospital

A private hospital has completed 100 robotic surgeries in the past year, most of them to treat cancer. Doctors at Narayana Superspeciality Hospital in Howrah said robotic surgeries improved the scope...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


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