West Bengal  /  Published 08.08.19

Fliers queue up for an hour at the Calcutta Airport

Taking an overseas flight from the city? Make sure you reach the airport with an extra hour in hand.Temporary suspension of inline baggage scanning, coupled with shortage of manpower for immigration c...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.03.20

Lockdown takes toll on transporters

The coronavirus infection has started taking its toll on the transport sector in north Bengal, particularly among those who provide their vehicles on rent to lakhs of tourists who visit the region eve...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Auto  /  Published 28.02.19

Vintage wheels

By Abhijit Mitra in

Calcutta  /  Published 18.05.20

More state buses, but few cabs on Calcutta roads

Government buses, which were available once every hour till last week, ferried passengers every 40 minutes on Monday morning.The government said more state buses were on the roads to fill the gap crea...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.07.19

Green drive in solar auto

A team of four youths led by 30-year-old IIT Bombay alumnus Sushil Reddy reached IIT(ISM) here on Wednesday on a solar-powered electric auto-rickshaw to spread awareness about solar energy, sustainabl...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 25.03.20

Covid-19 test ache for north hospitals

Senior health officials posted in north Bengal districts are spending sleepless nights as road, rail and air connectivity with Calcutta has snapped, which means they cannot send samples of suspected c...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.04.19

In election season, bus crisis for baraatis in Jharkhand

Elections have come at the wrong time for families that have weddings scheduled as they are likely to find it difficult to hire buses or SUVs for transporting baraatis since the most vehicles will be ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 24.03.19

Karnataka govt lifts ban on Ola cabs

The Karnataka government Sunday allowed cab aggregator Ola to resume its service which was suspended two days back for running bike taxis without permission. ”Olacabs will run their business as us...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 18.01.20

Youth Games organisers respond to grievances

Teams and players have been provided transportation from hotel to the stadium and better hotel facilities at the third Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG) here.The Telegraph had recently reported “misman...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.12.18

Jamshedpur may see app cab battle

Taxi aggregator Ola is set to face stiff competition in the city with the launch of Suvidha Cab, which promises cheaper round-the-clock service that can be availed both offline and through app. The ca...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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