Park Street
West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.19

‘The Metro token slipped from his hand... he was gone’

A passenger, who was in the compartment where the hand of Sajal Kumar Kanjilal had got stuck leading to his death after being dragged into the tunnel, recounts to Metro what he saw from inside the coa...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.18

Temporary shift for gutted Park Street office

Kotak Securities has planned alternative arrangements to function from its other sites in Calcutta after one of its offices at Park Street’s Apeejay House was gutted in a fire on Monday.The wholly-o...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.11.18

Fire breaks out at Apeejay House in Park Street

A fire broke out in the fifth floor of a high-rise office building in the posh Park Street on Monday, a Fire Brigade official said.No one was injured in the fire which broke out at about 11.10 am in t...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.09.19

Plagiarism awareness at Xavier’s

An author of a research paper can be accused of plagiarism if 10 per cent or more of a published work is presented as his or her own without acknowledging the source, speakers at a workshop on plagiar...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 27.02.19

A tale of two detectives

A Study in Scarlet, the first adventure of Sherlock Holmes, arguably the world’s most famous fictional detective, appeared in 1887. The same year, R. Reid, a sleuth in real life, wrote Every Man His...
By Uddalak Mukherjee


West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.19

HC will not intervene in rape case trial

The high court on Monday declined to intervene in the Park Street rape trial saying there had been no delay in the sessions court proceedings.One of the accused, Ali Khan alias Azahar Ali, recently fi...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.18

Calcutta executive says cop slapped her

An assistant vice-president of a company waiting for an app cab on the way home from work has said she was slapped by a policeman on Park Street when she patted him on the shoulder to tell him that th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.11.18

Stepped-up police drive gifts residents a quieter Diwali

A small pocket in Calcutta stood out for the way police enforced the noise rules this Diwali.Residents of a number of apartment complexes in the Loudon Street-Park Street-Camac Street area enjoyed a q...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.19

Damayanti back in city police after 7 years

 Damayanti Sen, the IPS officer who shot to fame during the investigation of the Park Street gang-rape case, is returning to Calcutta police after seven years.Sen, a 1996-batch IPS officer who is...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.07.19

Lethal door mystery

A Calcutta Metro train should not be able to start if the gap between the doors is more than 15mm. On Saturday, the train ran almost 60 metres into the tunnel after a passenger’s hand got stuck in t...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta


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