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Bowbazar residents at wits' end after houses damaged by Kolkata metro tunnelling project

Many residents of the damaged buildings have assembled at Bowbazar, waiting for a nod from the police to enter their houses and pick up some more valuables before they cave in.

05 Sep 2019

Fifty buildings in Bowbazar damaged by Kolkata metro tunnelling work, 500 residents evacuated

The Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation accepted chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s proposal to give one-time compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the families who have been evacuated.

05 Sep 2019

Government doctors defy Mamata ultimatum to end stir

The doctors began their cease-work agitation on Tuesday after two of their colleagues were assaulted by a patient’s relatives.

14 Jun 2019

Youth breaks Ramzan fast to save seven-year-old girl suffering from thalassemia

Osman Gani Sheikh did not think twice when he received a call from the girl’s father, a stranger to him, that he was in dire need of A-positive blood but could not find any donor.

02 Jun 2019