Opinion  /  Published 14.04.19

Using city roads is a danger to life and limb

Roads in India cannot be called very safe. In 2016, the annual report of road accidents in Indian cities with populations over 50 million from the ministry of road transport and highways placed Calcut...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.19

LED bulbs at New Town traffic signals

Solar-powered LED bulbs are being fitted at all major traffic signals in New Town.Traffic signal posts have solar panels attached atop to power the bulbs that are brighter than conventional ones. At p...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.03.19

Secretary Ajoy Kumar Singh junks transfer row

State urban development secretary Ajoy Kumar Singh on Sunday denied allegations that he punished traffic DSP Ranjit Lakra with a transfer for pulling up a car in which his wife was travelling, but con...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Business  /  Published 20.01.20

Air traffic growth hit

Aviation regulator DGCA on Monday said domestic air passenger traffic grew to 14.41 crore in 2019, an increase of just 3.74 per cent compared with 2018.The domestic air passenger traffic grew 18.6 per...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.01.20

Plane returns after mid-air bomb scare

A Calcutta-Mumbai AirAsia flight carrying 114 passengers returned to the city less than an hour after take-off on Saturday night after a passenger allegedly handed over a note to the cabin crew that s...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 24.01.19

Ranchi cops to crack down on fancy number plates

Police are planning to launch a drive soon against the use of fancy number plates in Ranchi, perhaps for the first time in years. A decision to this effect was taken on Thursday by traffic SP Ajit Pet...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.01.19

Green light for signals

Dhanbad Municipal Corporation (DMC) has decided to install traffic signals at 16 busy locations across the district to streamline vehicle movement. Hunt for the agency, which will design, supply, inst...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 18.01.19

The dark side of Makar Sankranti

Sir — Flying kites is an essential part of Makar Sankranti celebrations in various parts of India. But each year on this day, several creatures, especially birds, get injured by kite strings laced w...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 19.12.19

Twitter reacts angrily to Delhi curbs

Commuters travelling from Gurgaon to Delhi had a harrowing time on Thursday when Delhi police erected barricades to prevent anti-CAA protesters from taking the highways linking the national capital to...
in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.12.18

New Year revellers under surveillance

It’s that time of the year when the cheer translates into a mad dash for popular hangouts.To prevent untoward incidents in the capital and steel city where the reveller count touches 3 lakh and 1 la...
By Our Bureau in Ranchi/Jamshedpur


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