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

West Bengal  /  Published 02.01.20

Delay likely for Tallah bridge shutdown

The Tallah bridge is unlikely to be shut down from Saturday night because police are yet to firm up a diversion plan for the thousands of cars that take the bridge. Buses and trucks are barred from ta...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.01.19

Heart of Calcutta chokes on rally-day traffic

Traffic in the heart of Calcutta came to a stop for sometime as tens of thousands of people marched towards the Brigade Parade Grounds to attend the chief minister’s rally on Saturday. But in many o...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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