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Kolkata news


As heritage houses develop cracks due to Kolkata Metro work, anxiety grips Bowbazar residents

September 02, 2019 10:18 pm

About 260 people were evacuated as nearly 18 buildings developed cracks due to the ongoing underground tunnel boring work for East-West metro railway project.

Kolkata news: Bangladeshi national held with drugs, 2 Romanians convicted for cloning cards and more

August 04, 2019 10:44 am

Here are the top Kolkata stories on Sunday.

Kolkata violence: TMC shows 'video proof', WhatsApp chat asking people to come with arms at roadshow

May 15, 2019 5:23 pm

Derek O'Brien also showed an image of a WhatsApp message asking people to come to Amit Shah's roadshow with rods and arms to fight the TMC and police.

Amit Shah roadshow violence: 'Govt of gangsters' to 'goonda', charges fly between BJP, TMC

May 14, 2019 10:20 pm

Calling Shah a "goonda" (goon), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced a protest rally on Thursday against the vandalisation of the bust of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

Mediapersons do not stand as Speaker arrives, told to leave House

June 05, 2015 3:00 am

The Left Front members immediately rose to their feet protesting and requested the Speaker not to set a precedent by asking the media to go out.

Religious leader meets para teachers on hunger strike, arranges meet with Partha

February 22, 2015 12:47 am

Demanding training and regularisation of pay, the teachers reiterated their stand.

Police yet to identify lynched ‘mobile thief’

November 18, 2014 1:54 am

Principal Dr Manju Banerjee said that members of the committee formed to probe the incident had visited the hostel.

TMC’s Monday meet postponed

October 13, 2014 11:09 am

Party leader Partha Chatterjee said the decision was taken due to cyclone Hudhud.

Kolkata smokes most cigarettes: Survey

June 13, 2014 9:06 am

National survey, conducted in association with GfK Mode, covered four regions Mumbai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Hyderabad, with a sample size of 1,111 respondents.

LS poll expenditure hike to help capitalists, says ‘shocked’ Didi

March 01, 2014 2:34 am

Describing the decision as “shocking”, she said that the decision would put poor parties like the Trinamool Congress in a disadvantage.