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  • SAIL to 'dissolve' RMD headquarters in Kolkata, job losses feared Jun 12, 2021 10:45 PM IST

    SAIL to 'dissolve' RMD headquarters in Kolkata, job losses feared

    The non-contractual employees at the RMD headquarters in Kolkata would be shifted to Rourkela and Bokaro, the sources said, adding, the axe could fall on the contractual workers.

  • Petrol, diesel prices touch record highs across metro cities: Check rates here May 11, 2021 10:25 AM IST

    Petrol, diesel prices touch record highs across metro cities: Check rates here

    After the hike, the rates in Delhi were at Rs 91.80 per litre for petrol and Rs 82.36 per litre for diesel, according to data from Indian Oil Corporation.

  • Awaiting election result, West Bengal imposes strict curbs; here’s how COVID-19 second wave has affected the state May 01, 2021 01:39 PM IST

    Awaiting election result, West Bengal imposes strict curbs; here’s how COVID-19 second wave has affected the state

    State capital Kolkata and North 24 Parganas are the worst-affected districts in West Bengal

  • West Bengal Election 2021 | Crude bombs hurled in central Kolkata amid polling Apr 29, 2021 02:01 PM IST

    West Bengal Election 2021 | Crude bombs hurled in central Kolkata amid polling

    The incident happened on Central Avenue in the heart of the city, triggering panic among the people, they said.

  • 9 killed in railway building fire in Kolkata, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal orders inquiry Mar 09, 2021 08:21 AM IST

    9 killed in railway building fire in Kolkata, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal orders inquiry

    Kolkata fire: The New KoilaGhat building, where the fire broke out, is located at Strand Road in the central part of the city. The flames were seen emerging from the 13th floor of the building.

  • Fire breaks out at Kolkata high-rise, six feared dead Mar 08, 2021 11:08 PM IST

    Fire breaks out at Kolkata high-rise, six feared dead

    The building where the fire erupted houses railway ticketing offices.

  • BJP leader Rakesh Singh arrested in drug seizure case Feb 23, 2021 10:37 PM IST

    BJP leader Rakesh Singh arrested in drug seizure case

    The BJP leader is being brought to Kolkata, the officer said.

  • Bengal BJP youth wing leader Pamela Goswami arrested with 100 gm cocaine Feb 19, 2021 10:58 PM IST

    Bengal BJP youth wing leader Pamela Goswami arrested with 100 gm cocaine

    Pamela Goswami, the state secretary of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), was along with a friend, identified as Prabir Kumar Dey, in her car when both of them were arrested by Kolkata Police.

  • Ambuja Neotia, Hiland seal land deal; to jointly develop two land parcels spread across 20 acres in Kolkata Feb 10, 2021 02:08 PM IST

    Ambuja Neotia, Hiland seal land deal; to jointly develop two land parcels spread across 20 acres in Kolkata

    One land parcel includes 10 acres of land along the golf course, and another 10 acres is along the Calcutta Riverfront

  • TMC's Rajib Banerjee quits as MLA, thanks party supremo for opportunity to serve masses Jan 29, 2021 03:48 PM IST

    TMC's Rajib Banerjee quits as MLA, thanks party supremo for opportunity to serve masses

    Banerjee, who represented the Domjur assembly seat met Speaker Biman Banerjee at the state Assembly and submitted his resignation letter

  • Sourav Ganguly undergoes fresh angioplasty, two more stents implanted Jan 28, 2021 07:34 PM IST

    Sourav Ganguly undergoes fresh angioplasty, two more stents implanted

    The former India skipper had suffered a mild heart attack in January and was diagnosed with Triple Vessel Disease.

  • Sourav Ganguly back in hospital for cardiac checkup, 'vital parameters stable' Jan 27, 2021 02:56 PM IST

    Sourav Ganguly back in hospital for cardiac checkup, 'vital parameters stable'

    Shortly after his admission, the Apollo Hospitals issued a statement to confirm that Ganguly's condition was "stable".

  • PM Modi visits National Library in Kolkata, pays floral tribute to Netaji Jan 23, 2021 05:24 PM IST

    PM Modi visits National Library in Kolkata, pays floral tribute to Netaji

    The prime minister paid floral tributes at the feet of Netaji's statue on his arrival at the library.

  • 'Goli maaro' slogans raised at Suvendu Adhikari-led BJP rally in West Bengal's Hooghly Jan 20, 2021 07:02 PM IST

    'Goli maaro' slogans raised at Suvendu Adhikari-led BJP rally in West Bengal's Hooghly

    On January 19, a similar slogan was raised at a Trinamool Congress rally in south Kolkata with party activists calling for "shooting" the traitors of Bengal, in an apparent reference to the leaders who have switched over to the BJP.

  • India Pollution Tracker: Check AQI today in Delhi, Mumbai and other major cities Jan 19, 2021 08:25 AM IST

    India Pollution Tracker: Check AQI today in Delhi, Mumbai and other major cities

    AQI Tracker: Delhi and Kolkata continue to record the highest air pollution levels among all major Indian cities.

  • I-T department detects Rs 450-crore black money after raids in Kolkata Jan 15, 2021 09:25 PM IST

    I-T department detects Rs 450-crore black money after raids in Kolkata

    'The search and seizure operation has resulted in unearthing of incriminating documents of undisclosed cash sales and claim of bogus expenses,' it said.

  • Kolkata allocated highest number of COVID vaccines in West Bengal Jan 14, 2021 11:38 AM IST

    Kolkata allocated highest number of COVID vaccines in West Bengal

    North 24 Parganas district has been allocated the second-highest number of COVID vaccines at 47,000, followed by Murshidabad at 37,500, a senior health official said.

  • Massive fire breaks out at Kolkata’s Bagbazar area, no casualty yet Jan 13, 2021 08:34 PM IST

    Massive fire breaks out at Kolkata’s Bagbazar area, no casualty yet

    Since the Bagbazar fire broke out during the evening rush hour it has led to a massive traffic jam in the area, Kolkata Police informed.

  • Ambuja Neotia, Satyaa Homes to develop 72-acre township in Kolkata Jan 04, 2021 11:26 AM IST

    Ambuja Neotia, Satyaa Homes to develop 72-acre township in Kolkata

    ANAROCK forged the township deal that will included plotted developments, villas, villaments and apartments.

  • Ahmedabad most affordable housing market in 2020, Mumbai most expensive: Report Dec 30, 2020 04:34 PM IST

    Ahmedabad most affordable housing market in 2020, Mumbai most expensive: Report

    Among the eight metros, NCR was the worst affected market with sales and new launches capitulating 73 percent and 82 percent YoY, respectively during H1 2020.

  • India Pollution Tracker: Check AQI today in Delhi, Mumbai and other major cities Dec 29, 2020 09:36 AM IST

    India Pollution Tracker: Check AQI today in Delhi, Mumbai and other major cities

    AQI Tracker: Delhi and Kolkata continue to record the highest air pollution levels among all major Indian cities.

  • British legacy in decline in former second city of the empire Dec 28, 2020 01:13 PM IST

    British legacy in decline in former second city of the empire

    The outgoing managing committee of the haloed Calcutta Club parked nearly two crores of the provident fund monies in IL&FS, DHFL and Yes Bank

  • GRSE-built stealth frigate 'Himgiri' launched in Kolkata Dec 14, 2020 07:16 PM IST

    GRSE-built stealth frigate 'Himgiri' launched in Kolkata

    Rawat also said that the stealth frigate 'Himgiri', built by the PSU, will provide a major boost to Indian Navy's defence preparedness.

  • Kolkata Metro to increase number of daily services from December 7 Dec 05, 2020 07:18 PM IST

    Kolkata Metro to increase number of daily services from December 7

    Ministry of Railways also stated that the services will be available every 7 minutes during morning and evening peak hours.

  • Kolkata air quality turns poorer than that on Diwali evening Nov 16, 2020 10:19 AM IST

    Kolkata air quality turns poorer than that on Diwali evening

    Kolkata, Nov 15 The Air quality in Kolkata turned poorer on Sunday evening from what it was 24 hours ago on the Kali puja and Diwali day, but it ..

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