Jalpaiguri District
West Bengal  /  Published 07.05.22

Illegal embankment demolished

A 200-metre-long embankment that had been illegally built by land grabbers to divert the flow of a river that passes through the southwestern parts of Siliguri was dismantled by a team from the Jalpai...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 22.01.22

Showcause for shut tea garden

The Jalpaiguri district administration has showcaused a company which took Raipur tea estate near here on lease, seeking an explanation for the garden’s closure. District magistrate Moumita Go...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.22

Accident derails train schedule

The derailment of 15633 Guwahati-Bikaner Express near the New Domohoni station of Jalpaiguri district on Thursday late afternoon led to disruption in train movement between some parts of north Bengal ...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 06.01.22

Stalwarts in Siliguri civic poll fray

The Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC) elections that would be held later this month has been dubbed as a struggle for political relevance of two political stalwarts of the city — Asok Bhattac...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 21.11.21

Leopard sighted in tea garden

A leopard was sighted at a small tea plantation in Shobhabhita area of Jalpaiguri Sadar block on Saturday morning. Scared workers stopped plucking tea leaves. Foresters have visited the spot and have...
By Our Bureau in Jalpaiguri/Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.21

Plan to start informal classes

Authorities of the District Primary School Council (DPSC) and district primary education department of Jalpaiguri have requested teachers of the state-aided primary schools across Jalpaiguri district ...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 27.09.21

Jalpaiguri district's religious tourism plan mooted

The Jalpaiguri district administration has prepared a comprehensive report of prospective circuits of religious tourism that can be introduced in the district and sent it to the state tourism departme...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 17.09.21

Causes of ‘mystery’ fever in kids found

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and Influenza B have been detected in some samples of children admitted with high fever to the Jalpaiguri district hospital. The findings brought relief to health au...
By Our Bureau in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 15.09.21

1 kid dead, hundreds hospitalised with fever

A six-year-old girl died at the Jalpaiguri District Hospital on Tuesday, at a time when over 100 children have been admitted to the facility allegedly suffering from influenza-like illness (ILI). Mos...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 02.08.21

Train enters B'desh through new route

The first train from India chugged into Bangladesh along the Haldibari-Chilahati railway route on Sunday, around seven-and-a-half months after the route, closed in 1965, was reopened by both the natio...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri, Jalpaiguri


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