News  /  Published 18.05.22

Kolkata transporter loses Rs 70,000 in QR code scam

The money was debited from Kumar’s account while the truck driver was waiting at the Fort William gate, the police said. Kumar first reported the matter to Hastings police station, where he was...
By Our Special Correspondent in Red Road

News  /  Published 17.05.22

New Town gets 5 CNG buses from Sukhobrishti to Ultadanga

The Telegraph had reported in April about the township’s lack of transport options and the residents’ demand for more buses linking New Town with other parts of the city. The need for ade...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.22

Civic volunteer ‘beats up’ bus driver

A driver in the South Bengal State Transport Corporation (SBSTC) was allegedly assaulted by a civic volunteer on duty on a highway in North Dinajpur district on Monday morning. Prithwish Biswas, the ...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

News  /  Published 15.05.22

IIT Kharagpur studies pros and cons of shared transport to school

Shared transport necessary to minimise traffic congestion...
By Our Correspondent

News  /  Published 13.05.22

Limited impact of Bowbazar subsidence on January 2023 deadline

Asked about such a possibility this time, Jha said: “Our experts will assess the damage. The buildings that need immediate repair will be repaired and residents sent back home. If some building ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


News  /  Published 11.05.22

IIIT Hyderabad launches fellowship on transport and mobility-based research for techies

iHub-Data Mobility Fellowships 2022 for final-year UG and PG students and PhD engineering students to support projects in the broad area of transport and mobility ...

News  /  Published 07.05.22

Fresh attempt to revive Mishti Hub of Bardhaman from May 23

The Mishti Hub off National Highway 2 in Bardhaman will soon buzz back to life. Inaugurated in 2017 by chief minister Mamata Banerjee, it has been lying unused for several years. There are 25 shops ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 27.04.22

Prize money to fund cycle tracks in New Town

At least 25km of bicycle tracks will be added and docking stations built near every Metro station and cycle sheds near offices in New Town. The township has been declared the winner in the Cycle 4 Ch...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

News  /  Published 26.04.22

Agartala-Kolkata bus service via Dhaka set to resume after two years

After a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Agartala-Kolkata international bus service via Dhaka would resume from Thursday, an official said. A 40-seater bus is set to begin its journe...

India  /  Published 24.04.22

Chinese tourist visas banned

India has suspended tourist visas issued to Chinese nationals, global airlines body IATA told its member carriers on April 20. India has been raising with China the plight of approximately 22,000 Ind...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


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