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Behala braces for more harassment as another bridge caves in

Kolkata: People of Behala and adjacent areas are up for more harassment as a portion of Karunamoyee Bridge off Tollygunge has caved in. This comes...

RSS-BJP behind Islampur student deaths, says CM Mamata as BJP calls Bengal bandh

Kolkata: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is on a foreign tour now, has claimed that goons hired by the RSS-BJP fired bullets during the...

Cong removes anti-Mamata leader as Bengal unit prez, 76-yr-old is new head

Kolkata: Congress has removed Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury as the president of its West Bengal unit and has replaced with him party veteran Somen Mitra. All...

Hope lives on as Supreme Court orders stay on Jessore Road tree felling

Kolkata: The struggle and hope to save the centuries-old trees on Jessore Road in North 24-Parganas live on. Acting on a petition by a civil...

Jadavpur University to confer D.Ltt on Bandhan Bank founder

Kolkata: Jadavpur University (JU) will confer an honourary D.Ltt degree on Bandhan Bank founder chairman and managing director Chandra Shekhar Ghosh. Other than Ghosh, honourary...

Amid dengue scare, swine flu claims Bankura girl’s life

Kolkata: Amidst the series of deaths in the recent weeks due to dengue, swine flu infection has also now started spreading in Bengal. A minor...

Kolkata man held for raping teenage niece

Kolkata: Police in Kolkata have arrested a man for allegedly raping his teenage niece. This after the girl’s parents caught him while he was...

Rs 24-lakh fake notes seized in Bengal in just 4 days

Kolkata / Behrampore: With the festive season nearing when people get into a shopping spree, the fake currency rackets appear to have become very...

Jadavpur Vidyapith guardians hit the streets against admission formula

Kolkata: An alleged misinterpretation of a notice that primary section students of Jadavpur Vidyapith shall have to rely on a lottery for admission to...

Bagri Market fire: panel led by Mayor okayed trade licence despite fire norm flout

Kolkata: Even in the absence of a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the state fire services department, Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) had renewed the trade...

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