Calcutta  /  Published 26.01.21

College girl found dead in complex

The body of a teenage girl, later identified as Nidhi Poddar, was found in front of a multi-storey building in Bangur Avenue’s A Block late on Sunday. Residents of the area, alerted by a thud, ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

World  /  Published 22.01.21

32 killed in IS suicide bombing in Baghdad

Two men blew themselves up in a crowded Baghdad market on Thursday, killing at least 32 people in Iraq’s first big suicide bombing for three years, authorities said, describing it as a possible ...
By Reuters in Baghdad

Calcutta  /  Published 21.01.21

Businessman found hanging in Kasba

A 29-year-old man was found hanging at his house in Talbagan in Kasba on Tuesday evening. Police said Sanu Parbat, who ran a travel business, was declared dead at SSKM Hospital. No suicide note was fo...
By The Telegraph in Kasba

Calcutta  /  Published 21.01.21

‘Suicide’ finger at job loss

A 33-year-old man was found dead inside a pay-and-use public toilet with his throat slit in the Hastings area on Tuesday night. Police said a purported suicide note found on the man mentioned jobless...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Hastings

Business  /  Published 14.01.21

Lens on online loans

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday formed a working group to study all aspects of digital lending activities to help it implement an appropriate regulatory framework. The move comes amid ri...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai


Jharkhand  /  Published 11.01.21

Suicides: Jeevan plans webinar

Jeevan, a Steel City-based suicide prevention centre, will organise a webinar on January 16 to help school students relieve stress. With the government and private schools re-opening (for standard X ...
By Our Correpondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 07.01.21

Arnab fails to answer court summons

  TV journalist Arnab Goswami, an accused in abetment of suicide case, failed to appear before a court in Raigad district of Maharashtra on Thursday, prompting the prosecution to seek a warrant ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Mumbai

India  /  Published 06.01.21

Arnab's petition deadline extended

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted further time to Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami to amend his petition and place on record the charge sheet filed against him and two others in a 20...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Mumbai

India  /  Published 06.01.21

Student suicide over school fee

A 16-year-old Dalit girl in Uttar Pradesh died by suicide after being allegedly disallowed from writing her exam as her labourer father, who has had hardly any work during the pandemic, failed to depo...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 05.01.21

Leopard dead, hind leg missing

A leopard carcass was found near Baradighi tea estate on fringes of Gorumara National Park in Matialli block of Jalpaiguri district on Monday morning. The animal, foresters said, died of infighting, ...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri


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