North 24 Parganas
West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.22

Storm hits Nadia & North 24-Parganas

Two elderly women were killed in Nadia and North 24-Parganas during a hailstorm that lashed several areas of the two neighbouring districts on Saturday night. Local sources said in both the districts...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.05.22

3 traders attacked for extortion protest

Three businessmen were attacked by goons when they reportedly refused to bow down to extortion demands in two separate incidents in Habra of North 24-Parganas and Santipur of Nadia district on Wednesd...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.22

High tide submerges areas in North 24-Parganas

Several areas of Taki and Hansnabad towns in the Basirhat subdivision of North 24-Parganas were inundated on Sunday and Monday because of a high tide that caused the Ichhamati river to overflow the ea...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 16.05.22

2 die as tree branches fall on meat shop

Two persons were killed when the branches of a shirish tree fell on a meat shop on Jessore road at Chandpara in North 24-Parganas on Sunday morning. Police and local sources said shopowner Ratan Mond...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 10.05.22

Cyclone Asani: Effect felt a day before in the City of Joy

What was supposed to have been light to moderate rain from Tuesday turned out to be a spell of nearly heavy rain across the city on Monday itself. Cyclone Asani started impacting Kolkata a day before...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


News  /  Published 09.05.22

Districts to bear brunt of ‘weakened’ Asani, moderate rain likely in Kolkata

A much-depleted version of Cyclone Asani is tipped to come near the West Bengal coast around Thursday. It is likely to be too weak to have any considerable impact on Kolkata, said Met officials. The...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 24.04.22

Heatwave scorches Bengal

Heatwave conditions prevailed in five districts of south Bengal on Sunday as Kolkata sizzled at 39.6 degrees Celsius, the season's highest temperature, the weather office said. No respite from th...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.04.22

Toxic gas kills 5 Bengal migrants

 Five migrant labourers from Deganga in North 24-Parganas have died after inhaling toxic gas when they accidentally fell into a waste tank at a fish- processing plant near Mangalore in Karnataka....
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 14.04.22

Neighbouring districts of Kolkata likely to experience thunderstorms

North and South 24-Parganas, two districts that adjoin Kolkata, are likely to experience thunderstorms and lightning accompanied by gusty wind on Thursday, according to the Alipore Meteorological offi...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 20.03.22

Four migrant workers dead

Four migrant labourers from Bengal were buried alive in a mudslide at a construction site at the Kalamassery electronics city in Kerala’s Kochi on Friday evening. Three of the victims were from...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta


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