Abandoned bag creates flutter near Howrah station

An abandoned bag found at the long distance bus stand near Howrah station on Saturday triggered panic among the commuters.

Three arrested for torturing house maid in West Bengal

Three persons, including two women, were arrested at Howrah on Tuesday for allegedly torturing a girl working as a maid at their house, police said.

Three held in Bengal over alleged rape, torture

Three people, including two women, were arrested Tuesday in West Bengal's Howrah district after a woman who worked as a maid in their house alleged she was raped and tortured, police said.

Premium trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Howrah, Secunderabad-Nizamuddin

The Railways will run premium trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) and Howrah and between Secunderabad and Hazrat Nizamuddin to clear holiday rush.

MLA, 3 others injured in accident

An MLA and three others were injured today when the car they were travelling in hit a dumper coming from the other side on NH-5 at Uluberia in Howrah district.

12 convicted in murder of doctor

Twelve persons, including a doctor and an expelled CPI-M leader, were convicted by a local court here today for the murder of a doctor of a government hospital, Dr Sushil Pal ten years ago for refusing to terminate a pregnancy.

Trinamool Howrah candidate Prasun Banerjee`s assets up

Former Indian football captain and Trinamool Congress MP Prasun Banerjee, who is re-contesting the Lok Sabha polls from Howrah, has declared assets worth over Rs.79 lakh -- an increase of more than Rs.24 lakh over 2013 when he won the seat in a bypoll.

Police arrests one for assaulting EC employee

Police arrested one person on Thursday in connection with the assault of a government employee sent on Election Commission`s work.

Three die in two incidents in WB

Three persons died on the spot in two separate incidents in West Bengal`s Howrah district on Monday.

72 turtles seized from Kalka Mail, 1 held

72 turtles were on Thursday recovered during a routine check of Kalka Mail at Howrah station here and one person was arrested in this connection, a Railway Police Force official said.

Fire breaks out at Shalimar Paints

A major fire broke out at a factory of Shalimar Paints Limited here early Wednesday morning, sources said.

Family feud leads to acid attack on woman WB

A 40-year-old man has been detained for allegedly throwing acid on a woman here, police said.

Smoke in generator car of Howrah-New Delhi Rajdhani Express

Minutes before its departure from Howrah station on Tuesday, smoke was noticed in the generator car of the New Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express.

Fire guts shops in Howrah Bagnan rail bazar

About 10-12 shops were gutted when a fire broke out in a market, adjacent to Bagnan rail station in Howrah district early today.

Minor girl gang-raped for one and half months

A minor girl was allegedly gangraped by the landlord`s son and his three friends for over a month and a half at Golabari area of Howrah city, police said here on Saturday.

Mall employee gang raped in Kolkata

A 21-year-old mall employee, returning home in a shared taxi, was dragged out and gang raped by some of her co-passengers, police said Monday.

Police takes away child`s body for cremation in WB

The body of a five-year-old girl child was taken away from her home at Uluberia in West Bengal`s Howrah district and cremated by the police.

Arms smuggler nabbed from Howrah station

An alleged arms smuggler was arrested with arms and ammunition at the Howrah Railway Station before he could hand over the consignment to a contact, GRP sources said.

Brisk polling in WB civic poll, CPI(M) claims mayor injured

Brisk polling was recorded in the election to five municipalities across West Bengal till midday on Friday which was marked by stray incidents of violence.

Jyoti Basu`s statute vandalised

A statue of former West Bengal Chief Minister Jyoti Basu was found vandalised in Howrah district.