West Bengal  /  Published 11.01.22

Infections thin staff strength

Jhargram subdivisional officer Babulal Mahato on Monday drove his official car to inspect the Covid-19 situation and monitor the lockdown in the district headquarters town after his driver tested posi...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.22

NIA places Chhatradhar at murder site

The National Investigation Agency on Thursday filed a chargesheet against Trinamul leader Chhatradhar Mahato and 16 others in connection with the murder of CPM leader Prabir Mahato in Lalgarh in 2009....
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar

West Bengal  /  Published 18.12.21

200 fake SC certificates cancelled

The Jhargram district administration has cancelled over 200 fake Scheduled Caste certificates, including one belonging to a government official posted as joint block development officer in West Burdwa...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

News  /  Published 25.11.21

Overnight state-run Volvo buses to Kolkata

State-run Volvo buses will now connect Purulia, Jhargram, Farakka and Asansol to Kolkata with most of the buses travelling overnight. Senior officers of the South Bengal State Transport Corporation (...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.21

Cruel price trick affects Ujjwala recipients

The survey cites individual examples. Gita Singh, 50, from Bagmari village in Salbani block, West Midnapore, had taken the Ujjwala Yojana connection in November 2019 but stopped using LPG in January 2...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


West Bengal  /  Published 16.10.21

Jumbo awareness drive in pandal

That incident prompted us to draw up the new plan for our puja pandal,” said Rabindra Baske, treasurer of the puja committee. Puja organisers said they  contacted local artisan Santu Mahat...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.10.21

Leopard traced and caged near zoo

Forest department officers found the leopard, which had slipped out of the mini zoo in the town, inside the Jhargram forest reserve on Friday morning and managed to bring the animal back to the enclos...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Jhargram

West Bengal  /  Published 08.10.21

Leopard flees from zoo in Jhargram

Panic spread in and around Jhargram town after a leopard fled from its enclosure of a zoological park on Thursday evening. The female leopard, Harshini, 5, weighs around 40kg and was brought to the J...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Anshuman Phadikar in Bolpur/ Tamluk

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.09.21

Jhargram Express back on track

Passengers from different stations of Dhanbad Chandrapura Railway line as well as those travelling frequently between Dhanbad and Tatanagar relieved as Jhargram Dhanbad MEMU Special (08019/08020) is a...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 14.08.21

Jumbo raids hut, woman dead

A wild elephant, which had got separated from its herd, broke into the mud house of an elderly woman killing her on the spot at a village in Jhargram early on Friday morning. Sources said a mud wall ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta


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