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Mother Teresa now patron saint of Kolkata

Published on 7 September 2017 | 2:05 am

GJM leader arrested from Alipurduar for spreading violence

Police today arrested Rohit Thapa, a member of the central committee of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), on charges of stoking violence in Alipurduar on July 30. He was picked up from Subhashipally area in Alipuarduar district, police said.

Published on 3 September 2017 | 2:36 pm

Gorkha youth from Nepal bags top honour at military training centre

Shandesh Gurung, a Gorkha lad from Nepal, was awarded the coveted 'Manekshaw Khukri' during the passing out parade for 207 recruits at 58 Gorkha Training Centre (58 GTC) in Happy Valley, Shillong, on Friday.

Published on 3 September 2017 | 10:58 am

Daughter, son-in-law arrested for murdering 68-year-old widow in Kolkata

The daughter and son-in-law of the 68-year-old Shipra Bhattacharya, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her Behala home on Saturday were arrested on charges of murdering the old woman and allegedly forging a suicide note, that police suspect was written on a page from lady’s grandson’s school notebook.

Published on 27 August 2017 | 3:40 pm

Roads repaired, traffic controls set up as Kolkata warms up to Durga Pujas

Bengal government is working up plans to streamline traffic flow and road side beautification on the areas surrounding the Salt Lake stadium and on the main arterial road of New Town, keeping in view the ensuing Under-17 FIFA World Cup, the festive season to start with Durga Puja and the Bengal Global Business Summit, 2018 that is scheduled to be held early next year.

Published on 26 August 2017 | 1:24 pm

BSF seizes 24 kg ganja from India-Bangladesh border

The Border Security Force (BSF) seized 24 kg of marijuana (ganja) in two separate raids along the Indo-Bangladesh border in Nadia and North 24-Parganas on Monday.

Published on 22 August 2017 | 1:19 pm

GJM takes out rallies in Darjeeling,demands police withdrawal

The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha took out rallies in various parts of the Darjeeling hills today demanding restoration of Internet services and immediate withdrawal of police force.

Published on 3 August 2017 | 8:34 am

Kolkata welcomes the trendy world of hair tattoos?

The city's fashionistas have always complained about how Kolkata doesn't make room for a drastic new look.

Published on 27 July 2017 | 7:37 am

Vikram Chatterjee granted bail in Sonika Chauhan death case

After spending 18 days in judicial custody, actor Vikram Chatterjee was granted bail.

Published on 27 July 2017 | 7:02 am

Many VIP invitees missing at CM’s iftar

Vice President Hamid Ansari, Delhi LG Anil Baijal, former LG Najeeb Jung gave the iftar a miss. ​Kumar Vishwas, who has been accused of eyeing the party convener’s post in place of Kejriwal, didn’t turn up. Quite a few guests even left fuming when they were not allowed entry into the VIP enclosure.

Published on 24 June 2017 | 5:28 am

Sundar’s book at centre of controversy at DU meet

Published on 23 June 2017 | 7:17 pm

Woman bobbitises boyfriend over marriage refusal

The man wanted to end the relationship as his family had objected to the age difference between the couple. The woman, however, insisted on continuing with the relationship.

Published on 23 June 2017 | 7:15 pm

Bullet from the blue: There could be a cartridge in your baggage

Ramandeep Singh, Jagjit Singh Dhillon and Rahul Kant Singh may have never seen — or met — each other. However, they have a connection, or so it may seem. They are among the scores of people who are under police lens for having been caught with a bullet in their check-in baggage at Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Published on 23 June 2017 | 7:14 pm

Haryana village dedicated to US President Donald Trump

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's trip to the US, a village in Mewat region of Haryana was on Friday dedicated to President Donald Trump. Now onwards, the village will be known as 'Trump Sulabh Village'.

Published on 23 June 2017 | 5:33 pm

FIR over baby swap claims

Published on 22 June 2017 | 6:57 pm

5 years on, it’s the same ordeal for Nirbhayas

Published on 22 June 2017 | 6:56 pm

Rain may be back from Monday in Delhi

Published on 22 June 2017 | 6:56 pm

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