West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.19

Reach venue by 9am, Bengal HS examinees told

The students who will appear in the Higher Secondary exams 2019, which start on Tuesday, have been advised to reach their venues by 9am, an hour before each day’s test starts.As many as 8,16,243 can...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.06.19

Helmet campaign by Calcutta police with leaflets

Calcutta police are distributing leaflets in Bengali, Hindi and Urdu urging bikers to wear helmets and reminding them that they needed to wear the headgear for their own sake.Officers said the leaflet...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.06.19

Rogue e-rickshaws clog capital artery

Erratic parking by unlicensed e-rickshaws on the 3km stretch of Main Road is not only causing traffic congestion, but also leading to losses for traders in the state capital.“I was going to Ranchi s...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 16.08.19

Sealdah flyover load test derails traffic

Traffic was thrown out of gear in and around Sealdah on Friday, the only working day in the four-day period when the flyover will remain shut to facilitate its safety audit and load test. An engineer ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 06.08.19

For Tripura’s first lady air controller, sky’s the limit

The duty of an air traffic controller (ATC) is vital in the aviation sector because a split-second delay in taking a decision can cause a disaster. Meet Bipasha Hrangkhwal, 26, the first woman ATC of ...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


West Bengal  /  Published 27.07.19

Ignorant of traffic rules but licensed to drive

Over 200 bikers who had been caught in Calcutta for violating road rules over the past fortnight were assembled in an auditorium and quizzed on basic traffic norms and what the traffic lights meant.Mo...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.04.19

Wider artery 18 months late

An ambitious Rs 180cr project to widen the 32.75km Govindpur-Mahuda Road into four lanes, which is being carried by the State Highways Authority of Jharkhand through a Ranchi contractor to ease Dhanba...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.04.19

Airport route rejig for Modi roadshow in Ranchi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to reach Birsa Munda Airport around 5pm on Tuesday for his evening roadshow, which means Ranchi residents with an evening flight to catch may face problems in re...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Hegde holds talks with Shaheen Bagh protestors

The two interlocutors appointed by the Supreme Court on Wednesday visited Shaheen Bagh to initiate talks with the protesters, asserting that the top court has upheld their right to protest but it shou...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.03.19

Monitoring outside station for traffic ease

The approach road to Tatanagar station will remain congestion-free from now.Traffic police and the railway parking staff on Sunday initiated a drive under which parking of vehicles on the road along t...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


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