Kolkata, Nov 18 : The parents of students of a school at Islampur in North Dianjpur district on Sunday gheraoed the district inspector and blocked roads in protest against the move of the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education to derecognise the institution, officials said...... read more
Dhubulia (WB), Nov 17 : A fire broke out in two compartments of a passenger train in West Bengal's Nadia district Saturday but there was no report of any casualty, railway officials said.
Flames were noticed in ladies and the vendor compartments of down Lalgola passenger, when the Sealdah-bound train was approaching Dhubulia sta... read more
Kolkata, Nov 17 : The West Bengal Bakers' Association Saturday announced a 20 per cent hike in the prices of bread, cakes and biscuits in the state from Sunday...... read more
Kolkata, Nov 17 : A fire broke out in the under-construction tallest tower of Kolkata on Saturday evening, but there was no report of any casualty, police said.
The fire broke out at around 4.55 pm in the eighth and ninth floor of 'The 42' -- a 62-floor residential skyscraper in the city's central business area of Chowri... read more
Malda (WB), Nov 14 : Panic gripped Malda Medical College & Hospital on Wednesday when a mob, infuriated by the death of a local doctor for alleged medical negligence, went on the rampage causing damage to the property, police said...... read more
Kolkata, Nov 13 : A bogie of the Howrah-Puri Dhauli Express derailed near Panskura station in West Bengal Tuesday morning, a South Eastern Railway spokesman said here.
No one was injured in the accident that occurred between Bhogpur and Panskura stations in Howrah-Kharagpur section of SER at 7.10 am, spokesman Sanjay Ghosh sai... read more
Kalyani(WB), Nov 12 : Nobel laureate Harold EVarmus has said that research on cancer genomics needs to bemore widespread as it provides a deeper understanding of thedisease and helps save a large number of lives...... read more
Kolkata, Nov 10 : Police on Saturday recovered the body of a man from the room of a posh hotel in Esplanade area of the metropolis.
Harsha Balani (24), hailing from Gujarat and pursuing MBA in Jharkhand, was found in an unconscious state inside the bathroom of the hotel where he had checked-in on Friday, a senior police officer said... read more