News  /  Published 31.03.22

West Bengal government revokes all Covid-19 related restrictions from April 1

The West Bengal government has revoked all Covid-19 related restrictions from April 1.  In a notification issued from Nabanna, on Thursday, the government said that the curbs are being with...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 31.03.22

Cops plan traffic diversion for Nirmal Chunder Street closure

Buses and small vehicles that ply through Nirmal Chunder Street towards SN Banerjee Road and Lenin Sarani will be diverted to facilitate the construction of a ventilation shaft for the East-West Metro...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 31.03.22

Masks now a rarity in public places in Kolkata

Many Kolkatans are not wearing masks in public places and are trying to enter hospitals or shopping malls without one, claiming the government has said it is no longer mandatory to mask up.  Sta...
By Sanjay mandal and monalisa chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.03.22

Nirmal Chandra Street to be partially shut from April 1 for Metro construction

A section of Nirmal Chandra Street in the Bowbazar area will be shut to traffic from 10pm on April 1 to facilitate construction work of the East-West Metro project. The restrictions will be in place ...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 29.03.22

Cops manage to keep traffic smooth under closed Gariahat flyover

On Saturday, cops had turned the traffic signals at Golpark, Panchanantala and the Rashbehari Avenue crossing into manual mode to control the number of vehicles queuing up on Gariahat Road and the oth...
By Our Special Correspondent in Gariahat


News  /  Published 27.03.22

Gariahat flyover shut: snarls on Day 1

The temporary closure of Gariahat flyover for load testing doubled the commute time for many vehicles that took Gariahat Road instead on Saturday. The flyover enables hundreds of motorists to jump pas...
By Our Bureau in Gariahat

Opinion  /  Published 25.03.22

Look back: Covid years

The Centre has decided to lift Covid-19 restrictions, barring a few, by the end of March for the first time in two years. It is true that the infection rate has been falling — the country witnes...
By The Editorial Board

News  /  Published 24.03.22

Gariahat flyover to be shut from Friday night to Tuesday dawn

Based on the findings of the test, engineers will decide whether cosmetic repairs of the flyover are enough to increase its life or an overhauling is needed. “The test was long overdue as the t...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 23.03.22

Gariahat flyover to be shut from March 25 to March 29

Gariahat flyover will remain shut to traffic from 10pm on March 25 to 6am on March 29 for a load test of the structure. Kolkata Traffic Police posted a notification on Wednesday evening stating that ...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 19.03.22

Holi spirit edges out Covid fear from hearts of revellers in Kolkata

Bikers without helmets were also a common sight across city streets. A doctor who lives in an upscale south Kolkata complex had locked himself up in his sixth-floor apartment during Holi for the past...
By Debraj Mitra, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata


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