Jharkhand  /  Published 07.09.21

Dhanbad: auto curbs finalised

The Dhanbad district administration has decided to allow only 2,500 auto-rickshaws to ply within the town as a part of a comprehensive plan to decongest traffic in the coal capital.   At a meeti...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

New Town's day care centre for underprivileged kids

Urban development and municipal affairs minister Chandrima Bhattacharya, who is also the minister of state for health and family welfare, lauded the initiative after inaugurating Fuljhuri. “In m...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.08.21

Dhanbad traders take on e-Rickshaw menace

Jamshedpur: A 32-year-old man was trampled to death by a wild elephant in Jharkhand's Seraikela-Kharsawan district, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place in Kasidih village which falls ...
By Our Bureau

Calcutta  /  Published 09.07.21

The bus route conundrum

Rising fuel prices The petrol pump opposite City Centre said not a single bus had come to refuel with them since the restrictions lifted. “Government buses have their own fuel stations but we u...
By Brinda Sarkar and Showli Chakraborty in Salt Lake

Entertainment  /  Published 30.06.21

‘Rickshawala’: Tribute to Om Puri

Ram, you have dedicated Rickshawala to Om Puri, who played a rickshaw puller in Roland Joffe’s City of Joy. I believe Om Puri’s wife Nandita has also watched your film... Ram Kamal: Yes, ...
By Priyanka Roy 


Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.21

Bus owners want to fix their fares

Private bus and minibus operators on Tuesday sought freedom to fix their fares, like auto rickshaw operators, if services resumed from July 1. The state government has decided to partially lift the b...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 20.04.21

Garia-Tollygunge autos shut

Autorickshaw services were suspended between Garia and Tollygunge on Monday. Auto drivers on the route refused to ply their vehicles in protest against an autorickshaw being taken back by the vehicle&...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Tollygunge

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.04.21

Day-long auto strike in Dhanbad

More than 100 auto rickshaw drivers on Monday carried out a day-long strike and staged a demonstration in front of  Dhanbad Municipal Corporation protesting against collection of "illeg...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Calcutta  /  Published 15.01.21

Govt creche for kids

A daycare centre is coming up in AD Block, New Town. It promises to be one of a kind not because of the facilities being offered but because of who it is being offered to.  The working parents, ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.12.20

Auto strike: no respite for locals

“Auto-rickshaws cannot serve as the main mode of transportation. If cities like Cacutta and Delhi run so many buses, the government should also ensure operation of around 70 city buses provided ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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