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Sep 04, 2019
Underground drilling for Kolkata’s east-west metro to be delayed; boring machine in Bowbazar area hits water table, stops functioningNew metro corridor passes through some of Kolkata's most-congested areas where there are many century-old buildings
Aug 13, 2019
As Zomato executives protest against pork, beef delivery in Howrah, doubts raised on charges against appZomato is courting yet another controversy, this time in West Bengal’s Howrah, where a group of striking executives have been protesting against delivering beef and pork, on grounds of hurt religious sentiments. But local users raise questions on the veracity of the allegations made, claiming that the app does not host any pork or beef serving/delivering restaurants in Howrah.
Jul 18, 2019
Ishrat Jahan files police complaint, says was threatened, abused for attending Hanuman Chalisa recital wearing hijab in HowrahIshrat Jahan has filed a police complaint alleging she was threatened and verbally abused for attending a Hanuman Chalisa recital in a hijab in Howrah. Jahan is one of the five petitioners in the case against instant triple talaq in the SC. 'I am a secular person', she wrote in the complaint.
Jun 28, 2019
ABVP, TMCP clash in Howrah's Ramsaday College; union room ransacked, RAF and police posted at institutionStudents' bodies affiliated to the Trinamool Congress and the BJP clashed in a college in Howrah district on Friday, following which its office had to be shut down
Jun 26, 2019
BJP youth wing workers warn Mamata-led Bengal govt they'll chant Hanuman Chalisa on Tuesdays to oppose road blockage during Friday namazChief Minister Mamata Banerjee has also criticised the BJP for chanting Jai Shri Ram slogan in a 'misconceived manner' and accused them of mixing religion with politics, an allegation the BJP has repeatedly denied.
Jun 11, 2019
Post-poll violence in West Bengal: BJP worker believed to be murdered for chanting 'Jai Shri Ram'; two killed in bomb blast in KankinaraBJP's Howrah rural president Anupam Mullick claimed that Doloi was a party supporter and was killed by Trinamool Congress workers for chanting 'Jai Shri Ram'
May 06, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Poll timings of 51 seats that vote in Phase 5 today; guide to state-wise and constituency-wise list of candidatesPhase 5 of Lok Sabha election 2019 is set to take place today (Monday, 6 May), across seven states in 51 parliamentary constituencies. Some seats of Bihar, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal will vote in this phase.
May 03, 2019
Alert sounded in coastal West Bengal ahead of Cyclone Fani: Schools ordered shut in 6 districts including Kolkata; NDRF deployedAs Cyclone Fani moves closer to the east coast, the West Bengal government on Thursday sounded alert in several coastal districts and the state capital Kolkata, asking the public to leave seaside destinations and directing fishermen to not venture into the sea
May 02, 2019
Jawan killed, two injured after Assam Rifles soldier fires 13 rounds at camp in West Bengal's HowrahA contingent of the 7th Battalion of the Assam Rifles had been camping at a base in a girl's high school, ahead of Phase Five of the Lok Sabha election, scheduled on 6 May.
May 01, 2019
BJP hires agencies to bring crowds to Narendra Modi's rallies in exchange for money, claims Mamata BanerjeeWest Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday claimed that BJP has hired "agencies" to bring crowds to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rallies in exchange for money.