Tag: Kolkata

65-year-old woman jumps off multi-storey building in Kolkata, dies

Kolkata: A 65-year-old woman died here after jumping off a multi-storey building with her daughter and granddaughter, police said on…

Mehul Choksi’s associate arrested by ED in Kolkata

Kolkata (West Bengal): Deepak Kulkarni, an associate of fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi, has been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED)…

Massive fire breaks out in Kolkata’s Park street

Kolkata: A massive fire broke out at a high-rise building in central Kolkata’s Park street today creating panic among settlers…

Bengal to add 100 acres to Silicon Valley Hub in Kolkata: Mamata

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said the state government would add another 100 acres to the…

Aircraft hit by water tanker at Kolkata, damaged

Kolkata: A Qatar Airways aircraft preparing for take-off from Kolkata suffered damage on Thursday after it was hit by a…

Panicked Rohingyas start leaving the only camp in Kolkata

NEW DELHI: Fearing crackdown, detention, Rohingya refugee families begin leaving the Hardaha, the only camp on the southern outskirts of…

Fire in Kolkata tannery, 1 injured

Kolkata: A fire broke out in a tannery inside a three storey building in the Kolkata leather complex area on…

Rajnath chairs 23rd Eastern Zonal Meeting in Kolkata

Kolkata: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired the 23rd meeting of the Eastern Zonal Council meeting on Monday. The meeting…

BJP sponsored Bandh Across Bengal: Police arrest 1,600

Kolkata: Scattered incidents of violence, including torching of buses and clashes were witnessed across West Bengal on Wednesday and 1,600…

Massive fire breaks out at Bagri Market in Kolkata

Kolkata: Massive fire broke out at the Bagri Market on Canning Street in Kolkata in wee hours of Sunday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKEscM7_rLc…

A Bulltet train to directly connect China and this Indian state

Kolkata: It will only take a few hours to reach China’s Kunming city after a bullet train service connecting the…

Goods vehicles with 20+ wheels to be barred in Kolkata Port area

Kolkata: The West Bengal Government has decided to bar the entry or exit of goods vehicles, which have 20 or…

Majerhat bridge collapse: Death toll rises to 3

Kolkata: Another body has been recovered from the site of Kolkata's Majerhat bridge collapse on Thursday, taking the death toll…

Kolkata best city for 4G availability in India: OpenSignal

New Delhi: As 4G penetration increases in India, Kolkata has emerged as the top city with a 4G availability score…

Mother Teresa’s 21st death anniversary observed in Kolkata

Kolkata: Prayer sessions and masses were held here to observe the 21st death anniversary of Mother Teresa, a saint who…

No construction work was on at Kolkata bridge collapse site: Officials

Kolkata: Amid blame game over the partial collapse of a bridge in south Kolkata's Majherhat, the Eastern Railway on Wednesday…

Bridge collapses in Kolkata, several feared trapped

Majerhat: In a tragic incident, a section of a bridge in South Kolkata's Majerhat came crashing down, on Tuesday. While…

Bodies of 14 newborn babies found at Kolkata ground

Kolkata: In a shocking incident, at least 14 dead bodies of newborn babies, wrapped in plastic bags, were recovered from…

Max Bupa generates 41% higher prospects with Zapr’s innovative TV-to-Mobile technology

Bengaluru: Max Bupa, India's premium health insurance brand, launched a new product 'GoActive' earlier this year. With new-age offers like…

Teary-eyed Sumitra Mahajan remembers Somnath Chatterjee

New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan got emotional while remembering former speaker Somnath Chatterjee, who passed away in Kolkata…