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5 January, 2019 12:19 PM Runaway Leopard Returns To Bengal Wildlife Park After Escape

A runaway leopard which escaped from an safari park in West Bengal on New Year's Day has been recaptured after a massive search operation, an official said on Saturday. Wildlife authorities had deployed drones, trained elephants and set up traps with live bait to find the big cat after it escaped the park located in the foothills of the Himalayas, 557 kilometres 170

4 January, 2019 1:19 PM Missing leopard finds its way back to Siliguri's Bengal Safari Park

The Leopard Safari enclosure is spread over close to 50 acres and has four leopards. SILIGURI: In an encouraging development, male leopard Sachin - which went missing from Bengal Safari Park on New Year's Day - found its way back to the wildlife park. Hoping that the leopard finds it way back home in search of food, employees of the Bengal Safari Park had kept the main gate of the leopard 193

2 January, 2019 5:10 AM Leopard escapes from safari park in Siliguri, visitors left alarmed

They came to see wild animals but visitors at the Bengal Safari Park were left praying that they don't come face-to-face with them after a leopard managed to escape from its enclosure. The incident took place on Tuesday when forest officials noticed that one of the leopards in the park was not in its enclosure. Visitors at the park were stopped from entering 189

1 January, 2019 8:40 AM Panic ensues after leopard escapes from Bengal Safari Park in Siliguri

The Leopard Safari enclosure is spread over close to 50 acres and has four leopards. SILIGURI: A leopard escaped from its enclosure in the Bengal Safari Park in West Bengal's Siliguri on Tuesday. The park has been closed and nearby areas cordoned off over security concerns. The Leopard Safari enclosure is spread over close to 50 acres and has four leopards 146

16 December, 2018 6:17 PM Darjeeling Himalayan Railway starts evening toy train service between Siliguri and Rongtong junctions

Siliguri: Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) on Sunday started an evening toy train service between Siliguri and Rongtong junctions in West Bengal. The navy blue coloured train, Darjeeling Himalayan Railway or lovingly known as 'Toy Train' is a romantic approach to mysterious region of the Himalayas. Low to the grounds and with not so fast speed this 'Toy Train' 73

2 November, 2018 3:47 PM Mamata Banerjee Changes Picture To Black As Protest Against Assam Killing

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee turned her social media display picture (DP) black today as a mark of protest against brutal killings in Assam's Tinsukia district with her party Trinamool Congress urging others to do the same. "In solidarity, on #ProtestDay to condemn the brutal killings of Bengalis by a state ruled by the #BJP, we are turning 148

4 October, 2018 1:33 PM Fuel prices should be slashed by Rs 10 at least: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that the fuel prices should be slashed down by Rs 10 per litre. Speaking at a programme in Siliguri, Banerjee said that the cess on petroleum products should also be withdrawn. "The central government should slash fuel prices by Rs 10 at least. This government at the Centre is not bothered about 107

15 September, 2018 4:51 PM Landslides Affect Traffic Movement In Sikkim, West Bengal

The most affected stretch was earlier repaired after Thursday's landslide but it got damaged again. Fresh landslides on Saturday on two important national highways connecting Sikkim's capital Gangtok with northern West Bengal hit traffic movement badly, leaving hundreds of tourists and goods-laden vehicles stranded. The two affected roads are National 80

9 September, 2018 7:50 AM RRB Group D Exam 2018: 10 Important Points On Centre, Timing, Session And Admit Card

RRB Group D exam centre, date and shift details will be released today by afternoon 2.00 pm. According to Indian railways, more than 1.89 crore candidates have applied for these 63 thousand level 1 posts like Track Maintainers, Assistant Pointsmen etc. (earlier know as Group D). The RRB Group D admit cards will be released on the official website link which 2023

6 September, 2018 12:42 PM TV actress commits suicide

MUMBAI: A Bengali television actress committed suicide by hanging herself in a hotel room in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district, police said on Thursday. Actress Payal Chakraborty (35), a resident of Kolkata, was found hanging from a ceiling fan of her room in a hotel in Siliguri. The body was recovered at around 5 p.m on Wednesday, a police officer said. The hotel 113