West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.19

Hung out to dry: fair and brand-new clothes

Row after row of clothes lines were set up and clothes, curtains, shawls and dress materials were hung out to dry at the Central Park fairground as the sun came out on Monday afternoon. They were all ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.19

Squall bares lapses in tree care in Calcutta

A squall that clocked barely 58kmph at its fiercest felled as many as 17 trees across Calcutta and Salt Lake early on Monday.The heavy toll on the fast fading green population of the city again highli...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.05.19

Brace for Loo, another heat wave

It was a scorching Sunday across Jharkhand with most districts recording day temperatures of 40°C and above, prompting the Met office to issue a heat wave and loo alert in certain pockets of the stat...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.03.20

Return of rain & thunder

Several places across the state including Ranchi and Jamshedpur witnessed thunderstorms , lightning and rain on Tuesday due to the impact of a cyclonic circulation triggered by a western disturbance p...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 27.05.20

Cyclone fallout and response

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday listed in detail the damage caused by Cyclone Amphan in Bengal, attributing the data to primary information sent by officials from the districts.During a vi...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.05.20

Heatwave, officially in Jharkhand

Living with masks amid the novel coronavirus gets more difficult. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) centre in Ranchi on Monday announced the first heatwave in Jharkhand this year with maximum ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 03.01.20

Happenings in the country

By PTI in

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.20

Light rain on Met radar

A cyclonic circulation over Gangetic Bengal, which triggered showers in many places across Jharkhand in the last 24 hours, is likely to reult in light rain on Friday.The weatherman said the circulatio...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

World  /  Published 30.01.19

Brutal Arctic cold bites America

A large swathe of the US was gripped by brutal cold and wind chills on Wednesday as record-low temperatures caused by a blast of Arctic air moved across the Midwest and into eastern states, prompting ...
By Reuters in Chicago

Delhi  /  Published 31.12.19

Delhi remains in grip of severe cold

Delhiites continued to reel under severe cold conditions on Tuesday even as the minimum temperature settled at 4.8 degrees Celsius, over two notches above than that on Monday morning.'The minimum temp...
By PTI in New Delhi


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