New Delhi, Sept 7 : The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) has issued the following statement:
The first two-plus-two meeting between the foreign and defence ministers of India and the United States represents the institutionalization of the strategic alliance with the US......
New York, Sep 7 : A 25-year-old Indian man was among three people killed when a gunman opened fire in a bank building in the US city of Cincinnati before police shot him dead on Thursday.
Pruthviraj Kandepi, who hailed from Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh, was killed when 29-year-old Omar Enrique Santa Perez from the town of...
Baharampur (WB) Sep 7 : A child is missing while 20
passengers swam ashore after a boat capsized Thursday in the Bhairav River near Garibpur, an official said.
The seven persons reported missing Thursday night were among the 20 passengers who managed to swim ashore......
Siliguri (WB), Sep 7: An old bridge collapsed near Siliguri in north Bengal Friday, leaving a truck driver injured, a state minister said.
This is the second incident of bridge collapse in the state in three days. The Majerhat Bridge collapsed in South Kolkata on September 4, killing three persons and injuring 24......
Shahjahanpur (UP), Sep 7 : A 26-year-old woman was raped by three persons in a car in the district here, police said Friday.
The woman, hailing from Lucknow, had taken a lift in the car on August 27 when she did not get a bus for reaching Sitapur, following which she was taken to a place near a cold storage and allegedly raped, Supe...
Kolkata, Sep 6 : The Kolkata Police (KP) formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Thursday to probe the Majerhat bridge collapse, a senior officer of the force said.
The detective department of KP has taken up the investigation, he added......
Kolkata, Sep 6 : The Metro Railways has been asked to stop work near Majerhat bridge till a committee probing its collapse gives its report, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Thursday.
The PWD chief engineer has given a report which said that Metro railway construction work has created many problems at the place,...
Mumbai, Sept 6 : The Indian rupee Thursday crashed below the 72-level for the first time ever on persistent global headwinds and concerns on the macroeconomic front. The domestic currency was quoted 37 paise lower at 72.12 against the US dollar in afternoon trade. Investors remained concerned over sustained foreign capital outflows and wi...