North Bengal
West Bengal  /  Published 26.06.19

North Bengal monsoon misery

Heavy monsoon rains have lashed north Bengal since Tuesday night, leaving five farmers dead in lightning and one in landslides. The lightning deaths occurred in Malda where a group of people was worki...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.19

BJP bags seven out of north Bengal’s 8

North Bengal was draped in saffron on Thursday, swept up in a Narendra Modi wave that took the BJP to victories in seven of the region’s eight Lok Sabha seats and two of three Assembly bypolls held ...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.18

Funds torrent in north Bengal: Amit Mitra

North Bengal has received industrial investments to the tune of Rs 1,800 crore during the tenure of Trinamul government and another Rs 2,700 crore will be poured into the region the coming days, Benga...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 19.03.20

Tourism stares at losses of Rs 500cr

Tourism industry stakeholders in north Bengal and Sikkim fear losing over Rs 500 crore if the coronavirus crisis persists for a month. According to them, there are 62,000 rooms in hotels in the Darjee...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 17.12.19

Nine trains to run via north

The railways will run nine long-distance passenger trains which will connect Calcutta and north Bengal on Wednesday.But the railway traffic from north Bengal to Calcutta and south India remained suspe...
By Avijit Sinha & Soumya De Sarkar in Malda


West Bengal  /  Published 23.12.19

Protest over early NBU exams

Third-year undergraduate students in the science stream of colleges affiliated to the North Bengal University held a demonstration near the office of the controller of examinations at the varsity here...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 07.06.20

Curbs on non-Covid-19 patients

The North Bengal Medical College & Hospital will admit non-Covid-19 patients but in a restricted manner for some time as around 100 doctors, paramedics and nursing staff are currently quarantined ...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 23.04.20

Screening of truck drivers

The district administrations in north Bengal will evolve a mechanism to check truck drivers ferrying essential commodities across the region and will also issue passes to them for their convenience.Su...
By TT Bureau in Jalpaiguri

India  /  Published 13.04.20

Fear stymies Covid clinics

Darjeeling district authorities’ efforts to earmark two private nursing homes for suspected Covid-19 patients have run into resistance from local populations, who fear a spread of the infection in t...
By Bireswar Banerjee and Binita Paul in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 09.04.20

2 Calcutta doctors in corona fight in north

Two senior doctors from Calcutta reached Siliguri on Thursday on the instructions of chief minister Mamata Banerjee and held meetings with local health department officials to discuss ways to treat Co...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri


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