Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 | Last Update : 04:26 PM IST

Calcutta [Kolkata]

Mamata Banerjee writes theme song for popular Durga Puja in Kolkata

The lyrics, for the Suruchi Sangha Durga Puja, were given a voice by popular singer and WB Minister of State for Culture Indranil Sen.

11 Sep 2018 11:42 AM

Ahead of Durga Puja, Mamata announces Rs 28 crore grant for organisers

A total of 3,000 Durga Puja committees are there in Kolkata and 25,000 across the state.

11 Sep 2018 8:02 AM

Goods vehicles with 20 or more wheels to be banned from Kolkata Port area

The decision has been taken by Government of West Bengal in light of the Majerhat Bridge collapse and the resulting traffic situation.

08 Sep 2018 5:47 PM

WB govt asks Metro railway to temporarily stop work

The PWD chief engineer has given a report which found that Metro railway construction work has created many problems at the place, she said.

07 Sep 2018 7:43 AM

WB: Another body recovered from bridge collapse site, toll is 3

Mondal was working as a cook in the extension of the Metro rail project going on adjacent to the Majerhat bridge, he said.

07 Sep 2018 5:33 AM

Kolkata Police forms SIT to probe Majerhat bridge collapse

The sleuths of the force have already recorded the statements of the witnesses, an officer said.

06 Sep 2018 8:04 PM

Policybazaar eyes Rs 700 cr revenue in FY2019

Dhall said the company was luanching a new product similar to that of Practo, online doctors' directory.

06 Sep 2018 3:32 PM

Death toll rises to 3 in Kolkata’s Majerhat bridge collapse

The state government has constituted a committee under Chief Secretary Malay De to investigate the cause of the collapse.

06 Sep 2018 10:29 AM

Kolkata bridge collapse: 2 yet to be traced as search ops continue

A part of the 50-year-old Majerhat bridge caved in Tuesday, killing one person, trapping several people and crushing many vehicles. 

05 Sep 2018 3:18 PM

1 dead, 21 injured in Kolkata's Majerhat Bridge collapse

A 20-meter deck of the 450-meter long Majerhat Bridge in the crowded Alipore caved in around 4:45 pm on Tuesday.

05 Sep 2018 9:56 AM