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Interview | Our cities have neglected buses; built metro, boosted private transport: Varun Gandhi

Strapline: His latest book, The Indian Metropolis, highlights the challenges of urban India and is written over “three tumultuous years”

19 Feb 2023 12:19 AM

Heavy rain forecast in Bengal till tomorrow

The city recorded 22 mm rainfall till 5.30 pm from 8.30 am on Wednesday, the Met said.

02 Aug 2018 6:04 AM

Incessant rain throws city out of gear

Continuous rain and waterlogging at different places in the city caused traffic snarls during morning rush hours.

27 Jul 2018 6:04 AM

Showers provide relief from heat

Port Canning, in South 24 Parganas, recorded the highest rainfall in Gangetic West Bengal at 26 mm, it said.

21 Jun 2018 7:17 AM

Heatwave conditions to continue for next 2 days

The high temperatures led to discomfort among the denizens.

19 Jun 2018 7:04 AM


Supreme court rejects Centre’s plea on modification

FAR is the ratio of a building’s total floor area (gross floor area) to the size of the piece of land on which it is built.

25 May 2018 5:26 AM

Kamala Mill land dvpt unplanned and faulty, claim activists

The tragedy showed that the development model on the mill land failed completely, a mill workers union said.

30 Dec 2017 6:22 AM

Heavy rains likely in West Bengal

Districts of Gangetic West Bengal are likely to experience isolated rainfall on Saturday and Sunday.

04 Aug 2017 4:30 AM