Howrah

Rickshaw puller pedals from Varanasi to Howrah amid coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown

Finding no other option to return back to his hometown during coronavirus lockdown, a rickshaw puller named Kishore Sau decided to cover the distance between Varanasi and Howrah by pedaling his rickshaw.

May 08, 2020, 08:22 AM IST

Hundreds, including Trinamool Congress leaders, join peace rally in West Bengal's Howrah; violate lockdown

A shocking visual has emerged from West Bengal's Howrah city where a huge rally-led by Howrah Assistant Commissioner of Police Aloke Dasgupta was taken out. The rally, taken out at Tikiapara area of Howrah, which was recently in the news for attacks on corona warriors, saw a large number of participants including a few Trinamool Congress leaders.

May 03, 2020, 18:28 PM IST

Two main instigators of attack on cops enforcing coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown in Howrah’s Tikiapara arrested

The West Bengal police on Thursday arrested two main instigators of attack on the cops enforcing coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown in Howrah’s Tikiapara.

Apr 30, 2020, 12:16 PM IST

DNA: People who can accept corona but not the lockdown

In this segment of DNA we will analyse the people who can accept coronavirus but not the lockdown.

Apr 28, 2020, 23:54 PM IST

Mob attacks police, pelts stones in West Bengal's Howrah; huge force rushed to spot

The mob also vandalised a police car that was parked nearby, said personnel.

Apr 28, 2020, 19:14 PM IST

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar writes 11-page letter to Mamata Banerjee, alleges 'CM explicitly appeasing minority'

Dhankhar said the Mamata's outburst on him is an alibi strategy to cover up monumental failures in tackling the COVID-19 pandemic in the state.

Apr 24, 2020, 14:37 PM IST

Avoid confrontation with Centre to combat COVID-19 crisis: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar to Mamata Banerjee

Six IMCTs have been constituted by the Centre to assess the situation regarding the violations of lockdown, social distancing norms and attack on doctors.

Apr 21, 2020, 15:53 PM IST

West Bengal: BJP workers angry over prohibition on 'Bharat Mata' worship in Howrah

The worship of 'Bharat Mata' in Howrah, West Bengal has been banned by the police administration. The reason is being told that this ban has been imposed after the sale of the figurine of Mother India. After which BJP workers appeared annoyed.

Jan 26, 2020, 19:24 PM IST

Youth fed lies, being misled on Citizenship Amendment Act, says PM Modi at Kolkata's Belur Math

PM Modi will also inaugurate an upgraded ship repair facility of Cochin-Kolkata unit at Netaji Subhas dry dock. He will return to Delhi after the programme.

Jan 12, 2020, 08:53 AM IST

One dead, six injured after railway shed collapses in West Bengal's Shalimar Railway Station

The General Manager (GM), South Eastern Railway ordered a high level enquiry committee to investigate the mishappening.

Sep 30, 2019, 18:22 PM IST

Zomato executives on strike in Howrah over delivery of beef and pork; West Bengal minister assures action

Zomato food delivery executives in Howrah are on an indefinite strike protesting against delivering beef and pork.

Aug 11, 2019, 14:45 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 26th June 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Jun 26, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

West Bengal: BJP Yuva Morcha workers blocked roads to recite Hanuman Chalisa

Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha workers have now taken to roads in Howrah around Hanuman temples to recite Hanuman Chalisa– like when Muslims occupy public spaces while offering Friday prayers, they say. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 26, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

BJP Yuva Morcha workers blocked roads in Howrah to recite Hanuman Chalisa

Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha workers have now taken to roads in Howrah around Hanuman temples to recite Hanuman Chalisa– like when Muslims occupy public spaces while offering Friday prayers, they say. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 26, 2019, 08:12 AM IST

Indian Railways to cut down travel time on Delhi-Howrah, Delhi-Mumbai route to 12 hours

The Railways has also planned to start work on the pilot projects for advanced signalling system for safety and higher throughput within 100 days.
 

Jun 24, 2019, 08:04 AM IST

Massive fire engulfs godown near Howrah's Jagannath Ghat

Traffic on Strand Bank Road has been diverted because of the fire.

Jun 08, 2019, 07:01 AM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Is West Bengal afraid of Narendra Modi?

As Mamata Banerjee continues to stall rallies of BJP stalwarts in the state, question arises whether she is afraid of Narendra Modi. Watch special debate from the banks of Hoogly on Lok Sabha Election 2019.

May 13, 2019, 19:44 PM IST

BJP demands repoll in West Bengal's Barrackpore constituency

Union minister Prakash Javadekar accused Trinamool Congress "goons" of booth-capturing and not letting BJP voters cast their votes by resorting to threats and violence.

May 06, 2019, 13:31 PM IST

Violence mars phase 5 polls in West Bengal, BJP's Barrackpore candidate, polling agent attacked

Arjun Singh, the BJP candidate from Barrackpore, claims he was attacked by TMC workers who were 'scaring away voters'.

May 06, 2019, 11:43 AM IST

Howrah Lok Sabha constituency of West Bengal: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Howrah Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal.

Apr 24, 2019, 17:50 PM IST