Date wise Archive

Kolkata

An estimated 77.8 per cent of the trafficked children are lured into flesh trade at the promise of good job, according to a report.

Agartala

A week after they were kidnapped by unidentified miscreants, four bank employees, including the branch manager, have returned unharmed in Tripura today, police said.

Chittaranjan

World AIDS Day was observed in Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) on 01-12-2017 by K.G.Hospital inside workshop. Dr. A. Majumdar, CMO/CLW presided over the programme. D. Mahalonobis, Safety officer loco, supervisors and staff of workshop were also present.

Shillong

Meghalaya chief minister Mukul Sangma has said six Independent MLAs have indicated their interest to join the Congress ahead of the 2018 Assembly poll.

Guwahati

A hardcore ULFA (I) militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in Assam's Udalguri district today, a defence spokesman said.

Kohima

To spread awareness on the legal rights for the downtrodden and weaker section of society, a stall of the Nagaland State Legal Services Authority was today opened at the Hornbill festival ground.

Bhubaneswar

Prominent Gandhian and freedom fighter Saraswati Tripathy passed away on Thursday at the age of 89, family sources said. Saraswati Tripathy, wife of late freedom fighter Brundaban Tripathy is survived by four sons and a daughter.

Patna

Pandemonium prevailed in both the Houses of Bihar Legislature on the fifth and final day of the winter session today with opposition members pressing for adjournment motion on the plight of workers due to strict restrictions on sand mining.

Agartala

The ruling CPI-M in Tripura has criticised the Opposition BJP for demanding imposition of President s rule in the state and termed it as political bankruptcy.

Bhubaneswar

Odisha Assembly was today adjourned till Monday after conducting brief transactions to enable the lawmakers watch the opening of the Hockey World League final here.

Kolkata

To secure safe environment for children in schools, all stakeholders should chip in equally, experts at a seminar on child safety have said.

Kolkata

A state government employee died during a protest at Shastya Bhavan, the state health department headquarters here today which led to the ransacking of the office of the health secretary.