Heatwave toll climbs to four in Bengal

 West Bengal continued to reel under intense heatwave as a cab driver died of a suspected heatstroke on Saturday taking the toll to four since Friday.

Opposition dubs KMC poll 'farce', TMC says it is peaceful, free

Amid opposition parties' allegations of terror and violence by the ruling Trinamool Congress, around 60 per cent voters on Saturday cast their ballots in the election to the 144-ward Kolkata Municipal Corporation, billed as the "semifinal" before next year's Assembly poll.

Rival factions of TMC clash in Howrah, resort to violence

Less than 24 hours before Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) elections, two factions of the Trinamool Congress violently clashed with each other in Howrah on Friday.

KMC plans to turn waste into energy

With the Dhapa dumping ground reaching a saturation point, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation is planning to use the waste to generate electricity.

Opposition walks out in KMC over mall agreement

The opposition on Tuesday staged a walkout in Kolkata Municipal Corporation's special session over the Lake Mall agreement issue in south Kolkata..

KMC to develop second waste disposal ground at Rajarhat

With city`s only solid waste disposal ground at Dhapa becoming overburdened, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has found a plot at Rajarhat New Town for setting up its second one which will also generate energy.

Row over amusement tax for Tendulkar`s last game at Eden

A week ahead of the much-awaited penultimate Test match of master blaster Sachin Tendulkar at the Eden Gardens, the local staging association and the city civic body are involved in a spat over payment of amusement tax.

HC rejects suspended KMC principal`s plea

A plea by suspended Kirori Mal College (KMC) principal to revoke his suspension order has been rejected by the Delhi High Court which said his conduct was "contrary" to the discipline.

With talks on, Cong stops short of announcing KMC poll list

The Congress today stopped short of
announcing its list for the KMC polls and its four leaders
went on a fast demanding an "honourable alliance" with
Trinamool for the civic elections.

KMC sexual harassment case: DUSU threatens stir

Delhi University Students`
Union on Friday threatened to agitate against the "lack of action"
by Kirori Mal College in an alleged case of sexual harassment
involving two professors.