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Fearing risk of collapse, Laketown foot overbridge in Kolkata shut for Durga Puja

Fearing risk of collapse, Laketown foot overbridge in Kolkata shut for Durga Puja

Laketown is a major traffic intersection as most pandal hoppers converge at this point.

Oct 16, 2018, 21:11 PM IST
Friend arrested Mumbai model's murder, sent to custody

Friend arrested Mumbai model's murder, sent to custody

A twenty-year-old man, Muzammil Ibrahim, has been arrested for the murder of Mansi Dixit, Mumbai-based model whose body was found stuffed inside a travel bag recovered from the roadside in Malad,

Oct 16, 2018, 15:02 PM IST
Mumbai murder mystery: Model's body found stuffed in suitcase, one held

Mumbai murder mystery: Model's body found stuffed in suitcase, one held

According to police, the victim's hands and neck were tied with rope.

Oct 16, 2018, 09:56 AM IST
'Padmaavat' returns as Durga puja theme in two pandals in Kolkata

'Padmaavat' returns as Durga puja theme in two pandals in Kolkata

The Sanjay Leela Bhansali film has triggered a controversy ahead of its release this year.

Oct 15, 2018, 09:22 AM IST
Bengaluru: School principal hacked to death in front of students

Bengaluru: School principal hacked to death in front of students

A school principal was hacked to death Sunday by a six-member gang in front of 20 students, for whom he was holding a special class, police said.

Oct 15, 2018, 07:26 AM IST
Viral fever, dengue cases rise in Hyderabad, doctors blame temperature change

Viral fever, dengue cases rise in Hyderabad, doctors blame temperature change

After the rise of Zika virus and Dengue fever in Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh, Telangana's Hyderabad saw a rise in cases of viral fever, dengue and influenza on Sunday.

Oct 14, 2018, 17:09 PM IST
Kolkata: Death toll rise to 2 in Dum Dum's Nagerbazaar blast case

Kolkata: Death toll rise to 2 in Dum Dum's Nagerbazaar blast case

An elderly man who was injured in Dum Dum's Nagerbazar blast succumbed to his injuries on Sunday morning. 

Oct 14, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
Now, a Durga puja pandal decorated with turmeric in Kolkata

Now, a Durga puja pandal decorated with turmeric in Kolkata

The exteriors, as well as the interiors of the pandal, have been decorated with turmeric. 

Oct 14, 2018, 13:29 PM IST
Journalist beaten up by four miscreants outside his house in Mumbai

Journalist beaten up by four miscreants outside his house in Mumbai

He said that he was not attacked due to any last minute provocation and the miscreants were waiting for him outside his house.

Oct 14, 2018, 11:44 AM IST
HAL regrets politicisation of its employees after Rahul Gandhi attacks Centre on Rafale deal

HAL regrets politicisation of its employees after Rahul Gandhi attacks Centre on Rafale deal

Congress has accused the Modi government of sidelining HAL while finalising the Rafale deal.

Oct 14, 2018, 08:00 AM IST
Container ship damages jetty at JNPT near Mumbai

Container ship damages jetty at JNPT near Mumbai

A portion of the jetty at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port was damaged after a container ship hit it. 

Oct 13, 2018, 23:32 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to meet HAL employees in Bengaluru

Rahul Gandhi to meet HAL employees in Bengaluru

The city police have allowed the party to conduct the meeting for about 90 minutes from 3:30 p.m onwards in the Square circle.

Oct 12, 2018, 23:31 PM IST
Durga Puja: 8000 cops, 74 additional CCTVs to keep close watch on Kolkata

Durga Puja: 8000 cops, 74 additional CCTVs to keep close watch on Kolkata

Kolkata Police is leaving no stone unturned to ensure the upcoming festivities are safe.

Oct 12, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
Antop Hill bomb explosion: Cops probing possibility of terror threat during Navratri

Antop Hill bomb explosion: Cops probing possibility of terror threat during Navratri

There is a chance that terror outfits target crowded locations in Mumbai during the ongoing festivities.

Oct 10, 2018, 19:20 PM IST
Kolkata: Woman harassed at Esplanade metro, rescued by metro officials;10 arrested

Kolkata: Woman harassed at Esplanade metro, rescued by metro officials;10 arrested

Staff at Kolkata metro came to the aid of a 24-year-old woman who was allegedly being harassed by a group of men on the train on Tuesday.

Oct 10, 2018, 13:16 PM IST
Woman held from Kolkata airport for assaulting airline officials

Woman held from Kolkata airport for assaulting airline officials

The rescue of the woman resulted in a delay and they failed to board the plane.

Oct 10, 2018, 00:36 AM IST
Man cheated of Rs 55 lakh on promise of medical seat for his daughter

Man cheated of Rs 55 lakh on promise of medical seat for his daughter

An FIR was registered under various sections of the IPC including cheating and further investigation is underway.

Oct 10, 2018, 00:24 AM IST
Mumbai: Fire breaks out in the parking of Thane's R Mall, rescue operations on

Mumbai: Fire breaks out in the parking of Thane's R Mall, rescue operations on

The blaze started inside a car parked inside the mall premises. 

Oct 09, 2018, 12:47 PM IST
Gujarat: Alpesh Thakor refutes allegations of inciting mob

Gujarat: Alpesh Thakor refutes allegations of inciting mob

Congress MLA  Alpesh Thakor Tuesday refuted all allegations of inciting mob violence against migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh in Gujarat.

Oct 09, 2018, 12:34 PM IST
Narayan Rane's farmhouse wall razed for Mumbai-Goa highway widening

Narayan Rane's farmhouse wall razed for Mumbai-Goa highway widening

The compound wall of former chief minister Narayan Rane's farmhouse was on Monday demolished as part of road-widening work on the Mumbai-Goa Highway.

Oct 08, 2018, 21:35 PM IST

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