Fire in Kolkata power substation

A fire broke out in a substation of power utility CESC here on Friday but has been brought under control, an official said. There are no reports of any injury.

Crude bomb explodes at Kolkata's Dum-dum railway station

A crude bomb kept in a steel container exploded near the Dum-dum cantonment, Kolkata on Saturday, leaving three injured.

Smoke in Kolkata Metro rake causes panic

Smoke was detected in a Dum Dum bound non-airconditioned metro rake Thursday as soon it entered the Central station.

Metro snag inconveniences commuters in Kolkata

Thousands of commuters faced inconvenience when a South-bound non-AC metro rake developed snag after soon leaving Park Street station.

Bengal ragging death: Principal to resume office Monday

The principal of a church-run school in West Bengal will resume her duty from Monday, a diocese official said.

Kolkata ragging: CM hands over Rs 10 lakh to Christ School to compensate damage

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday handed over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to the authorities of Christ Church School in Dum Dum to compensate for the damage done by aggrieved guardians protesting over the death of a girl student earlier this month.

MP gives money to school vandalised by angry guardians

Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha member Mukul Roy sanctioned Rs 10 lakh from MPLAD fund for renovation of Christ Church School, Dum Dum which was vandalised by some guardians following death of student.

Kolkata ragging case: Probe Oindrila death, punish the guilty, says father

Santanu Das, father of the girl who died in a West Bengal school following ragging by her seniors, Wednesday demanded a probe into the death and action against those who caused it.

West Bengal student`s death: Police visits girl`s house

The police on Tuesday visited the residence of the class V student who died after allegedly being confined to a toilet by seniors at the Christ Church Girls` High School at Dum Dum.

Bengal school vandalism: Christian schools to mark `black day` September 19

More than 1,000 Christian-run schools will observe September 19 as a `black day` and remain shut in protest against police "inaction" during the vandalism of a West Bengal school.

Kolkata ragging: 11 more arrested for vandalism in school in West Bengal

Eleven more persons, including two women, were arrested on Sunday in connection with the vandalism at a Christian Missionary school, a class V student of which had died after allegedly being confined to a toilet by her seniors on September 11.

Mishra demands inquiry into death of student at nursing home

Kolkata: Leader of the Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly Surya Kanta Mishra on Sunday demanded immediate identification and arrest of those who ransacked a Christian missionary school at Dum Dum after the death of a student.

Nine more arrested in school vandalism case

9 were arrested on Sunday in connection with vandalism at a Christian Missionary school, a class V student of which had died after allegedly being confined to a toilet by her seniors on September 11.

WB Governor criticises guardians who ransacked school

Two days after a school at Dum Dum was ransacked by guardians following the death of a girl student, West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan today questioned their behaviour and said he felt `depressed`.

Youth allegedly thrown out of Women`s special train

A youth was seriously injured after he was allegedly thrown out of a women`s special suburban train between Bidhanagar and Dum Dum railway station Sunday evening.