01 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday spoke to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee about the situation arising out of the collapse of an under-construction flyover in Kolkata which has claimed 18 lives so far and left over 60 injured.
31 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over those killed and injured in the flyover collapse in Kolkata, the BJP today targeted the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government, saying that the incident was a clear proof of corrupt practices in the state.
31 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today directed the NDRF to engage all its resources for rescue of those trapped under the debris of an under-construction bridge which collapsed in Kolkata.
31 Mar 2016
Kolkata: Fourteen people were killed when a portion of a flyover under construction here collapsed on Thursday, burying several vehicles, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said.
09 May 2016
Kolkata: Dinesh Karthik led the way with a fluent half-century as Gujarat Lions snapped their three-match losing streak to reclaim the top spot with a comfortable five-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders in an IPL T20 cricket match, here yesterday.
13 Feb 2016
Kolkata: A major fire broke out at a plastic godown near Dunlop area in the northern fringes of the city today, causing panic in the densely-populated locality.
11 Feb 2016
Kolkata: India's maiden integrated and dedicated climate cell in a civic body is proposed to be set up at the Kolkata Municipal Corporation with a dedicated web portal and mobile app intended to give out information to citizens on eco-friendly measures and disaster alerts, it was announced yesterday.
10 Feb 2016
Kolkata: A fire burnt down part of private power utility CESC's substation in central Kolkata this morning, fire brigade officials said.
05 May 2016
Kolkata: Andre Russell returned with a four-wicket haul to guide Kolkata Knight Riders to a seven-run win over Kings XI Punjab and go atop the points table in their return to home in the Indian Premier League T20 cricket tournament here yesterday.
03 May 2016
Bengaluru: Kolkata Knight Riders staged a remarkable comeback, riding on Yusuf Pathan's power hitting to record a five-wicket victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here yesterday night.