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News  /  Published 04.04.22

Kolkata witnesses sharp rise in traffic prosecution cases

Pubs, bars, night clubs and dhabas were teeming with people and roads that once looked deserted after midnight were back to life with vehicles and pedestrians. A police officer at one of the checkpos...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 08.02.22

Manual traffic light mode deals with rise in vehicle count on Kolkata roads

The peak hour vehicle count on several thoroughfares across the city went up by nearly 60 per cent on Monday compared to the last few months. The change is visible a week after the Bengal government ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 08.02.22

Not all Kolkata parks to stay open through the day

The woman, a resident of Moira Street and an author, had found the gates of Minto Park, Rawdon Square and Auckland Square shut. She said it was convenient for her to take her grandson for a strol...
By Subhajoy Roy, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 08.02.22

Kids in open class suffer in heat, parents demand sessions shift to schools

The incident sparked panic among other guardians, who, too, began taking their children to the periphery of the ground in search of a shade and subsequently left for home. By 11.30am, the entire open...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 05.02.22

ISI, IISER, IIEST recall hostel inmates from Feb. 7, in-person classes start from Feb. 21

The Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) that had in early January asked students to vacate hostels following a fresh spike of cases is starting offline classes from February 21 and has given students t...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Bonhooghly

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News  /  Published 05.02.22

Kolkatans find three ‘reopened’ KMC parks near Park Street locked on Friday

Although Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) had announced parks would remain open between 6am and 9pm, the reality keeps eluding the promise.  The Telegraph called Debashis Kumar, the mayoral c...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 23.11.21

Kolkata Metro tokens to be available from November 25

Tokens will be back for Metro Railway passengers from Thursday, the carrier said.  “Tokens are going to be re-introduced in North-South and East-West Metro from November 25. These tokens w...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.11.21

All classes at St Xavier's New Town from Jan. 3

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira in Belur has sought consent from guardians of students who will return to hostels to attend in-person practical classes from November16. In the consent form, the...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in New Town

News  /  Published 12.11.21

Weekend Metro services for all Kolkata commuters

Metro Railway’s weekend services, allotted only for railway employees and ‘essential service providers‘, will be available for all commuters starting November 20.  “We wi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 10.11.21

Third semester postgraduate students back to Calcutta University classrooms

Calcutta University will only call third-semester postgraduate students for in-person classes from November 16. The students of the first semester are not being called now. These are the only two bat...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata


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