Kolkata, Jan 17 : An unidentified vehicle knockeddown three persons sitting on a footpath in north Kolkata,killing one person and seriously injuring the two others earlyThursday, police said.
The incident occurred on a footpath along Bhupen BoseAvenue in the northern part of the city around 12.30 am...... read more
Kolkata, Jan 16 : The mortal remains of BSFAssistant Commandant Vinay Prasad, who was killed in a snipershot in Jammu and Kashmir, was brought to his residence inHowrah on Thursday.
Amid chants of "Bharat Mata ki Jai" and "Vinay PrasadAmar Rahe", Prasad's friends and relatives paid their lastrespects to... read more
Kolkata, Jan 16 : Mountaineer Satyarup Siddhanta on Wednesday became the youngest man to climb the seven highest peaks and volcanic summits across all continents after conquering Antartica's highest point Mount Sidley...... read more
Kolkata, Jan 16 : Slamming Prof Kanak Sarkar's misogynist statement, Jadavpur University Vice-Chancellor Suranjan Das said on Wednesday it has sullied the image of the institution and "stringent" action would be taken against him.
Sarkar, a professor of International Relations department, had likened a virgin wom... read more
Kolkata, Jan 16 : At least five students sustained minor injuries after two buses collided Wednesday morning in the central part of the city's Kankurgachi area, police said.
Around 6.50am, the school bus of DPS Ruby Park slammed into another bus of West Bengal Transport Corporation (WBTC) on Maniktala Main Road near Kanku... read more
Malda(WB), Jan 15 : The body of the headmaster of a higher secondary school here in Malda district missing since Sunday was found floating in the river Mahananda on Tuesday, police said.
A body was found floating in the river Mahananda here...... read more
Kolkata, Jan 14 : Veteran director BuddhadebDasgupta has been conferred 'Satyajit Ray Lifetime Achievement' award for his contribution to Indian cinema by West Bengal Film Journalist Association (WBFJA).
In his acceptance speech at the award function on Sunday, the 74-year old auteur, who received international acclaim for &... read more
Kolkata,January 13 : The “ideological alertness” and Ideological combativeness ‘ that Com Nirupam Sen possessed is necessary quality for all our activists in the present trying times in West Bengal “ CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said today at PDG Auditorium &nb... read more