WBPCB provides Rs 6 crore to Kolkata Municipal Corporation for procurement of water sprinkling vehicles in view of rising pollution in city
AQI in the city had hovered between 200 and 350 in the first week of November, then it improved substantially as Cyclone Bulbul lashed the city
Day after Diwali, some parts of Kolkata record 'very-poor' air quality; 93 people arrested for bursting firecrackers till midnight
The PM 2.5 count shot up to 330 at the Rabindra Bharati automatic air monitoring station on BT Road in the northern part of the city and the count was 373 at the Victoria Memorial monitoring station in central Kolkata at 11 am on Thursday.
The Left and the Trinamool have been quick to launch counter attacks on each other after a section of a newly built bridge in Kolkata collapsed. The real casualty here, as always, is the political culture of the state.
A huge portion of a flyover on the eastern side of the metropolis collapsed today leaving three persons injured, police said.