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Kolkata flyover collapse


Railways helps clear Kolkata flyover debris

April 24, 2016 9:11 am

The last of the debris was cleared on Saturday.

Where flyover crumbled in Kolkata, some reasons to vote and some not to

April 22, 2016 3:00 am

Twenty-one days after the flyover collapses, the debris are still being cleared.

No bottomless kitty

April 14, 2016 12:01 am

Suggestions for public expenditure must also account for opportunity costs.

In Fact: What an ‘act of God’ is, isn’t

April 11, 2016 1:32 am

To escape criminal culpability, the firm must explain how the flyover came down on its own — without any forces of nature coming into play.

A day in the life of Vinod Sonkar, fruit vendor near the flyover collapse site in Kolkata

April 10, 2016 12:26 pm

He lost his cart and stock of fruits, but 10 days after the flyover collapse, Vinod Sonkar is back in Burra Bazar, scared but with many more stories to tell.

Rahul Gandhi meets victims of Kolkata flyover collapse, says he won't give a political statement

April 03, 2016 12:28 am

Declining to politicise the event, the Congress VP told the press, "Have come here to meet injured, do not want to give a political statement."

Kolkata flyover collapse: A record of delays, missed deadlines

April 03, 2016 7:07 am

IVRCL’s area of expertise is laying pipelines and constructing irrigation canals, though it has executed highway projects and built bridges too.

Kolkata flyover collapse: How red flags raised over contractor, project were ignored

April 03, 2016 11:49 am

In the nine years since the Vivekananda flyover project was cleared, many red flags were raised over both the contractor and the project.

Kolkata flyover collapse: Three officials remanded to police custody for nine days

April 02, 2016 10:01 pm

They were arrested on Friday night and the police have slapped murder charges on them.

Kolkata flyover collapse: Death toll reaches 26, one more arrested

April 02, 2016 10:08 pm

Three senior officials of the construction and engineering company were arrested by Kolkata Police on Friday night in connection with their probe into the mishap.