West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.21

Siliguri dry port to start services

“The necessary infrastructure is ready at the ICD and we are waiting for a final approval of the Customs which we believe, would be ready in another seven days. We have already conducted a trial...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

Calcutta  /  Published 13.01.21

Cool Siliguri is city’s envy but all flights hit

All 42 flights were cancelled at the Bagdogra airport on Tuesday because of dense fog at Siliguri and its surrounding areas on Tuesday. Residents of Siliguri experienced the season’s first chil...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 31.12.20

BJP and TMC to play growth card

Bengal’s ruling party Trinamul as well as its principal political rival, the BJP, have planned to underscore infrastructure developments that have given a boost in connectivity in north Bengal, ...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.20

Focus on stadium upgrade

The newly formed Siliguri Mahakuma Krira Parishad (SMKP) has decided to prioritise upgradation of Kanchenjunga Stadium, a football arena that was considered one of the finest in Bengal after Calcutta&...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.20

Railway relief for tea park investors

The Railway Board has agreed to issue no-objection certificates to entrepreneurs so that they can borrow from banks and other financial institutions to develop their projects on their plots at the Nor...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.20

TMC to highlight ‘BJP’s vandalism

State tourism minister Gautam Deb visited the state–run motel, Pather Sathi, located at Fulbari on Siliguri’s southern tip which was allegedly ransacked by BJP supporters during the party&...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 03.12.20

SUV rams into Siliguri home, youth dies

A 30-year-old person died and eight members of his family were injured when an SUV rammed into their house at Gatebazaar, a locality in ward 32 of Siliguri, on Tuesday night. Police seized the vehicl...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.20

Three’s not a political crowd

Elected representatives of three prominent political forces in Bengal — supposedly rivals — attended an official event of the Siliguri civic body to attack the saffron ecosystem and stress...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 30.11.20

Hakim slams TMC’s ‘dissatisfied souls’

State minister and Trinamul leader Firhad Hakim came down on party leaders who defected to the BJP from Trinamul or were thinking of doing so, and labelled them “dissatisfied souls”. Haki...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.20

BJP forms new poll-focus panel

Central and state BJP leaders formed a 80-member committee comprising their party colleagues in different tiers in the districts of north Bengal on Friday to carry out various functions related to the...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri


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