West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.19

1900 traffic violation cases in one night

Over 1,900 cases were slapped and as many as 870 helmetless bikers prosecuted following a raid by police across Calcutta between Friday night and early hours of Saturday.With these prosecutions, Lalba...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 23.09.19

Nine killed in Sivasagar highway mishap

At least nine persons were killed and 12 injured when a Traveller and a bus, both overspeeding, collided head-on on National Highway 37 at Demow in Sivasagar district of Assam around 8.35am on Monday....
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.18

Flights on collision course near Calcutta

Two Indian domestic flights averted a potential mid-air clash on Wednesday in Bangladesh airspace, thanks to a Calcutta air traffic control (ATC) alert in the nick of time, airport officials said. A G...
By Our Special Correspondent

West Bengal  /  Published 27.08.19

Bengal drags feet on stiff road rule

State transport minister Suvendu Adhikari on Tuesday said the Bengal government was not going to implement immediately the new motor vehicles act, which is scheduled to become effective from September...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.07.19

To be opened: Second Supreme Court complex

A second Supreme Court complex connected to the main one by underground tunnels, and where lights and AC will switch on and off by themselves, is set for inauguration by President Ram Nath Kovind on J...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


Jharkhand  /  Published 02.07.19

Pick-up and drop-off points royally ignored

Efforts to streamline traffic and prevent congestion near roundabouts by demarcating pick-up and drop-off points on busy intersections have come a cropper as police are nowhere to be seen to prosecute...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.06.19

Speed monitoring van idles in Jamshedpur

An interceptor van that uses laser signals to track speeding vehicles has been languishing with Jamshedpur police for over a year now, initially because of a software glitch and now for the want of a...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshdepur

West Bengal  /  Published 26.06.19

Bridge snag stalls port traffic

Hundreds of trucks and trawlers couldn’t move out of the port area on Tuesday after the bascule bridge in Kidderpore developed a snag, leading to traffic chaos around Garden Reach and Metiabruz. The...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 23.03.20

Tube test relief for ATCs

Delhi High Court on Monday suspended breathalyser tests through the tube process for air traffic controllers in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, saying ATCs could not be put to further risk in th...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.20

Hit-&-run youth’s kin splash cash

Family members of the youth whose car mowed down a group of catering employees in the small hours of Wednesday, killing two instantly, on Thursday handed over Rs 1.5 lakh in cash to each bereaved fami...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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