Calcutta  /  Published 25.02.21

Kasba school shut over Covid

A school in Kasba has been closed indefinitely after a teacher tested positive for Covid. The teacher of Kasba Chittaranjan High School, who underwent the test at a private facility on Tuesday, had b...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.01.21

Fatal burns while lighting cigarette

An elderly man suffered fatal burns while striking a match to light a cigarette at his Kasba home. The 68-year-old man, whose windcheater caught fire, was hospitalised on Tuesday afternoon and he die...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kasba

Calcutta  /  Published 28.01.21

CMCto install water meters in 5 wards

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) has embarked on a project to install water meters in houses in five wards in Kasba, Jadavpur and Patuli to prevent wastage and divert water that is being waste...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.01.21

Vehicle hits minister’s car in Kasba

A goods vehicle allegedly hit a car in which state forest minister Rajib Banerjee was travelling at the EM Bypass-Rashbehari Avenue connector crossing in Kasba on Sunday afternoon. Banerjee escaped u...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kasba

Calcutta  /  Published 20.12.20

‘Gas-leak’ fire during puja kills woman

An elderly woman who got burned while performing puja at her home a few days ago died of the injuries at a nursing home on Friday evening. Manjula Dutta, 60, a resident of Bosepukur Prantik Pally in ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 24.10.20

Covid: city offers virtual Ashtami anjali

It was virtual anjali for most people in Calcutta on Ashtami, Saturday, barring some neighbourhoods where people stood close to each other to offer anjali. In some places people stayed confined to ci...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.18

Kasba godown in flames

A fire broke out in a godown stacked with electrical items on RK Chatterjee Road in Kasba, spreading panic among residents in the congested locality. Three fire tenders took over an hour to control th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.02.20

Acid attack on wife feeding son at school

A man allegedly attacked his wife with a screwdriver and threw acid at her when she was feeding their five-year-old son at a kindergarten school on Thursday morning.“The man attacked his wife in fr...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.04.19

Sleep cloud on fatal expressway crash

A Tempo Traveller ferrying two families home to Kasba from Tarapith rammed into a trailer on Durgapur Expressway on Saturday evening, leaving two elderly men dead.Police suspect the driver of the 14-s...
By Our Special Correspondent in Dankuni

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.19

Waste spurs plastic bar

Single-use plastic bags have been banned at Haltu market in Kasba after a heap of plastic trash emerged while digging up a portion of a road in the neighbourhood for the construction of a pavement. A ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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