Howrah

  • Howrah gangrape case: CPM alleges the incident was planned February 7, 2014

    In Howrah, West Bengal, two women were allegedly gangraped by seven men, led by a Trinamool Congress leader. CPM leader Mohammed Salim on Friday alleged that the incident was planned before. ...
  • WB: Man molests TV anchor, activist say police not doing enough July 24, 2013

    A TV anchor and her friend were allegedly molested near the Howrah Station in Kolkata. The anchor, who is in her 30s, was on her way to the hotel with her father when an inebriated man tried to drag her and her woman friend out of the car. ...
  • 5 dead in Doon Express mishap May 31, 2012

    Five people died and 12 got injured after five bogies of the 18-coach Doon Express got derailed near Mahrawa station in Jaunpur district in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday afternoon. ...
  • Malwan villagers help Kalka Mail victims July 11, 2011

    In crisis it's the courage of those from villages near the Kalka Mail accident site that seems to stand out. ...
  • Kalka derailment: Searching for their loved ones July 11, 2011

    Families have been destroyed as the survivors recount the moments when the disaster struck. ...
  • Who is to blame for Kalka Mail accident? July 11, 2011

    As death toll mounts in the Kalka Mail accident, angry families demand answers. ...
  • Relatives anxious for missing Kalka passengers July 11, 2011

    Arrangements have been made for a special train to carry the relatives of the passengers to the accident site. ...
  • Fire breaks out at Howrah plastic factory August 11, 2010

    25 fire tenders are at the spot trying to douse the flames. ...
  • Maoists, PCPA two sides of same coin: WB DGP May 31, 2010

    West Bengal police chief says politics won't be allowed to interfere with Gyaneshwari train mishap investigation. ...
  • 'Will Rs 5 lakh bring back my uncle, aunt?' May 29, 2010

    Friday's train attack killed all 4 members of a Kolkata family including 6-year-old twins. ...
  • Army help for train sabotage victims May 28, 2010

    At least 65 people have been killed and over 200 injured in a train accident in West Bengal early on Friday. ...
  • Watch: Missing WB school boy's dead body found January 31, 2009

    : A seven-year-old boy, who went missing from school on Thursday, was found brutally murdered near the banks of River Hooghly in West Bengal's Howrah area this morning. The victim was still in his school uniform when his body was found. ...
  • Metro wipes: News across metros March 12, 2008

    Here’s what is making news in the metros across the countries. ...