Tuesday Jul 22
Rail ministry eyes East-West exit
The railway ministry wants to exit the East-West Metro project in Calcutta that has been running several years behind schedule, a move many see as part of a plan to wash its hands of the other incomplete Metro routes too.
Woman jumps off cab to flee molest
Taxi driver Lal Mohan Yadav being taken to court on Sunday; the stretch of Basanti highway where the woman was forced to jump out of Yadav's taxi and the impounded vehicle.
Pending-project straw in rail budget
D.V. Sadananda Gowda never mentioned Calcutta in his budget speech but the city of stuck railway projects can take heart from the budget's emphasis on pending schemes.
The Indian Express
Didi's new challenger
The BJP's electoral impact in West Bengal has traditionally been limited. The party's rising graph became visible about two years ago.