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Fire in Park Street office, none hurt: Building’s firefighting system worked ‘perfectly’, probe to find out cause

The fire broke out at around 11.10 am on the fifth floor of the building called Apeejay House. Ten fire engines were rushed to the spot to douse the flames.

Suzette Jordan, Kolkata face of hope for rape survivors, dies of encephalitis

The woman in her mid-30s was raped in a moving car in Park Street area on February 6, 2012.


Suzette’s story

She got justice this month. Hers was a brave battle.

Park Street gangrape verdict: Court sentences three convicts to 10 years jail

The accused were found guilty under sections 376 (2)(g) (gangrape), 120 B (criminal conspiracy), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt), 506 (criminal intimidation) and 34 (common intention) of IPC,” said senior public prosecutor Sarbani Roy.

Park Street gangrape case: Court convicts 3, punishment likely today

Two accused still on the run; victim’s family says justice has finally been served

People call for boycott of Kolkata restaurant after rape victim denied entry

People are demanding for a boycott of the restaurant after they didn't let the victim in saying she was the "Park Street rape victim".


Major fire in Kolkata high rise, several trapped inside

The fire broke out around 9 am on the 15th floor and later spread to the 16th floor, said sources.

Uproar in assembly over TMC legislator's rape remark

Uproarious scenes were witnessed in West Bengal assembly.

Park Street re-run: Minor girl raped inside taxi

Latest incident of heinous crime against women comes a day after a 12-year-old girl was raped and a rod pushed through her throat.

Kolkata: 103-year-old Park Mansions wins heritage award for restoration

The heritage property was restored at a cost of more than Rs 10 crore to its original glory in 2010.