West Bengal  /  Published 25.10.18

Building tilts in Tiljala

Thirty-five families were evacuated from two buildings in Shibtala Lane, Tijala, on Wednesday evening after one of them — a five-storey apartment block — tilted towards the other. Civic engineers...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.07.19

Children turn water monitors

Thirty slum children in Tiljala are using rainwater to do their washing in the monsoon, reusing laundry water in toilets and encouraging others in the neighbourhood to save water. The children, all f...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.19

Doctor cries Facebook friend trap in Calcutta

A doctor’s Facebook friend complained of chest pain and when he visited her home she tried to get intimate with him and two men demanded Rs 10 lakh for not posting their pictures on social media, he...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.08.19

Online fraud cuffs on Tiljala resident

A man in his 20s has alleged that a man he met through a dating app used his private photographs to blackmail him into sharing his ATM card and its PIN.Mohammad Ghulam, who had introduced himself as S...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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