Friday, Feb 22, 2019 | Last Update : 06:18 AM IST


Bagree Market: Situation under control after two days

There was immense heat inside the building and it made things very difficult for fire fighters to continue, he said.

19 Sep 2018 6:04 AM

TMC unleashing terror, not focusing on governance: BJP

Accuses govt of letting loose a reign of terror on opponents.

19 Sep 2018 5:49 AM

Kolkata market fire: FIR against CEO, directors of Bagree Estate

The FIR has been lodged against CEO Krishna Kumar Kothari and directors Radha Bagree and Varun Raj Bagree.

18 Sep 2018 7:54 PM

After Bagri Market fire, WB Minister says govt will make new fire safety policy

Commercial buildings would not be granted trade licenses if they fail to follow fire safety rules, a senior minister said.

18 Sep 2018 3:21 PM

RSS leader accused of rape arrested

The woman lodged a complaint against him accusing him of maintaining a physical relationship with her on the false promise of marrying her.

18 Sep 2018 6:36 AM


BJP prez’s convoy vandalised in East Midnapore

While Mr Ghosh was not inside his car, the BJP claimed that seven of its workers were injured.

18 Sep 2018 1:51 AM

Fire at Bagree Market still rages after 36 hrs

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee who is at Frankfurt in Germany told the media, “A lot of combustible items have been stored there.

18 Sep 2018 1:50 AM

Fire breaks out in Kolkata's Jadubabu bazar

Three fire tenders have been rushed to the spot, the official said.

17 Sep 2018 4:15 PM

Fire breaks out in Kolkata’s Bagree market, no casualty

The blaze has revived the horror of the four-day long inferno at Nandaram Market in the same commercial zone in January of 2008.

17 Sep 2018 2:32 AM

Army, IAF swing into action in Sikkim

Around 100 stranded tourists rescued in joint operations.

17 Sep 2018 12:24 AM


Burrabazar building in flames

30 fire tenders rushed to Canning Street to douse Bagree Market fire.

17 Sep 2018 12:24 AM

Mamata Banerjee leaves for 12-day trip to Germany, Italy

The dignitaries had visited the state during the Bengal Global Business Summit this year.

17 Sep 2018 12:24 AM

None trapped in Bagree market, blaze to be controlled soon: WB CM

The fire continues to rage even after 12 hours in the market, near Writers' Building and RBI office.

16 Sep 2018 4:56 PM

Massive fire erupts in Kolkata's Bagri market, no casualties reported

Around 30 fire tenders were rushed to the spot and no immediate casualty has been reported.

16 Sep 2018 8:05 AM

Murshidabad, a hotbed of fake notes; Rs 1crore seized in 9 months

Police on Friday has seized fake currency worth Rs 1 lakh from one Emjadul Seikh alias Amja Seikh from Samsergunj in Murshidabad.

16 Sep 2018 12:44 AM


Roy gives voice sample to CBI for investigation

According to CBI sources, the delay in collection of voice samples has posed a major challenge in the progress in the case.

16 Sep 2018 12:41 AM

Five arrested by CID for smuggling gold

Gold worth Rs 28 crores seized by police.

16 Sep 2018 12:40 AM

‘Should adopt long-term outlook to build products’

Vice Admiral Soonil Bhokare, Inspector General Nuclear Safety, also called for “augmentation” of the private sector’s quality assurance.

15 Sep 2018 1:12 AM

Govt to demolish Majerhat bridge, construct new one

. The police has been entrusted for investigation and taking lawful steps. Besides the metro project work has been underway.

15 Sep 2018 1:07 AM

Rafale-like rows lower nation’s esteem: Raha

According to him, the political dogfight over the defence deal has tarnish-ed the country’s image before the world.

15 Sep 2018 12:25 AM