Tuesday, May 28, 2024 | Last Update : 01:06 PM IST


Calcutta [Kolkata]

Cyclone Remal Kills 6 in West Bengal

The rain is likely to continue Tuesday, when PM Modi is scheduled to lead a roadshow in Kolkata North parliamentary constituency

28 May 2024 12:37 AM

Nine killed in Kolkata building collapse

At around 11.50 pm on Sunday, the building suddenly came down heavily

19 Mar 2024 1:46 AM

Coast Guard to have 200+ ships in 5 years, says Director General Pathania

ICG Director General V S Pathania shared the roadmap after he commissioned Kamla Devi, the last in the series of five fast patrol vessels

13 Jan 2023 8:27 PM

States equally responsible for border security: Amit Shah

The Union home minister made the assertion when some of the states, including Bengal, blamed the BSF for border crimes like smuggling

18 Dec 2022 7:13 AM

'PLA patrol transgression was firmly contested', Lt Gen Kalita on Tawang clash

Lt Gen Kalita underlined that the border situation on the Northern frontiers has been stable and under the firm control of the Indian army

16 Dec 2022 1:52 PM


156 dens at Indo-Bangla border in WB; CCTV to cover 127 kms by March next year: BSF

For the stretch of 127 kms, the ministry of home affairs have approved ₹23 crores for a low cost surveillance project to install CCTVs

04 Dec 2022 2:04 PM

CAA will be implemented in West Bengal, says BJP's Suvendu Adhikari

Adhikari said the CAA does not suggest that citizenship of anyone will be taken away if one is a bonafide resident with legal documents

27 Nov 2022 10:21 AM

Have to work jointly to resume India-China flights: Chinese Envoy

Students are returning to China. My office has issued many visas to the students wishing to go back to China, said the Consul General

03 Nov 2022 1:29 PM

More AFSPA-free areas in North East if violence drops further: Lt Gen Kalita

Lt Gen Kalita also emphasised the capability enhancement and infrastructure development for the armed forces in the region

01 Nov 2022 12:14 PM

Terriers, the unsung heroes of key rail project in Manipur

The arrival of the train in the remote location brought cheers to the entire people of South East region of Manipur

20 Oct 2022 1:27 PM


Army evacuates 550 tourists stranded in Sikkim landslide

On Wednesday morning, the route from Chungthang to major tourist destination of Lachung was blocked due to landslides at multiple locations

13 Oct 2022 8:03 PM

Air Marshal Dharkar is the new Eastern Air Commander

He succeeded Air Marshal DK Patnaik who retired on Friday after more than 38 years of distinguished service in the IAF

01 Oct 2022 8:28 PM

A year after peace activist's murder in Manipur, remembrance held for justice

The victim was Athuan Abonmai, a popular figure from Zeliangrong community and the former president of apex Zeliangrong Baudi

25 Sep 2022 2:22 PM

IAF chief flies Rafale fighter jet with his son

The IAF chief undertook the sortie while visiting the 101 Squadron, which is the second hub of Rafale fighter jets

09 Sep 2022 8:42 PM

Fourth Tibetology Cadre of Army culminates in Sikkim

The 42 day-long cadre was attended by officers of various army formations in Sikkim and West Bengal

09 Sep 2022 8:35 PM


MDL to launch P17A stealth frigate 'Taragiri' of the Navy this weekend

The warship, designed by the Bureau of Naval Design of the Navy, would be launched with a launch weight of approximately 3510 tons

06 Sep 2022 9:03 PM

Heritage vessel to sail again in Kolkata before Durga Puja

Kolkata is set to witness the comeback of a UK-built Paddle Steamer, 'P S Bhopal' in a new avatar with a charm of the British era

24 Aug 2022 5:07 PM

To guard LAC, Army deploys Tata QRFVs in North East

The QRFVs, which are meant for rapid transportation of the infantry troops, have been deployed in the high-altitude terrain of Sikkim

21 Aug 2022 4:36 PM

HAL to open office in Malaysia; Defence PSU eyes at South East Asian market

HAL had submitted a proposal to the Malaysian defence ministry in October of 2021 for supply of 18 FLIT LCAs

18 Aug 2022 11:29 AM

Army: Situation in North East improved

Lt General Repswal refused to comment on the plan of the complete withdrawal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act from the region

12 Aug 2022 9:04 PM