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`Black Sunday` for Kolkata`s `dining street`

Last Updated: Sunday, March 28, 2010, 22:56

The usual Sunday revelry at Park Street, famous for its eating and drinking joints, was conspicuous by its absence this evening, five days after a devastating fire gutted a multi-storeyed building.

Kolkata fire: Mamata demands judicial or CBI inquiry

Last Updated: Sunday, March 28, 2010, 21:44

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Sunday demanded either a judicial inquiry by a sitting Supreme Court judge or a CBI inquiry into the Stephen Court blaze.

Kolkata fire: More bodies found from Stephen Court, confusion over toll

Last Updated: Saturday, March 27, 2010, 22:30

More charred bodies were recovered from the rubble on the fifth floor of Stephen Court Saturday but there was confusion over the toll with officials of different departments giving varying figures.

Leander worried over mother living next door to Stephen Court

Last Updated: Saturday, March 27, 2010, 00:09

Tennis ace Leander Paes is a worried man following the horrific Stephen Court fire as his mother Jennifer lives at Queens Mansion, just beside the ill-fated building, where a similar tragedy can strike any time.

Fire victims’ kin hear victims cries` on mobiles, some for last time

Last Updated: Friday, March 26, 2010, 00:24

"I am in great distress, there is fire all around," was what Pritish Ghosh told his mother on phone before the link snapped.

Kolkata fire: Two in 14-day custody; Buddha talks tough

Last Updated: Friday, March 26, 2010, 00:14

The caretaker of the fire- ravaged heritage building on Park Street and his assistant were today remanded in 14-day police custody as the blame game intensified with the chief minister warning civic officials of stern action.

Kolkata fire: Search for bodies continue, demolition begins

Last Updated: Thursday, March 25, 2010, 13:03

Firemen searched for missing persons in the debris, three days after the landmark Stephen Court on famed Park Street was ravaged by a devastating fire.

Stench of death fills Park Street

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 21:58

A day after a fire engulfed the top floors of the heritage Stephen Court building snuffing out 24 lives, the stench of death hung thick in the air in the city`s wine-and-dine hub Park Street.

Kolkata fire: 26 dead, 2 arrested

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 19:19

Two arrests have been made in the Kolkata fire mishap case.

Six killed, twenty injured in Kolkata high-rise fire

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 00:14

At least 6 were killed and many others trapped & injured in a fire in a Kolkata high-rise.

Over 100 shanties gutted in Kolkata fire

Last Updated: Friday, March 05, 2010, 19:11

More than 100 shanties were gutted when a huge fire broke out on the eastern outskirts of Kolkata Friday, a senior fire department official said. No casualty was reported in the incident.

Fire in city slum leaves 1,500 homeless

Last Updated: Thursday, January 21, 2010, 19:55

More than 1,500 people were rendered homeless after over 200 shanties were destroyed in a fire that broke out in a congested slum at Tangra here today, the second such incident in the city this month.