: Lakhs of residents in vast stretches of south Kolkata, Behala and Garden Reach experienced an acute water shortage on Wednesday after a heavy-duty pump at the Garden Reach water treatment plant broke down.
Sept. 1: Former minister S.N. Krishnaiah Shetty has reportedly refused to vacate the government bungalow he occupied a year ago, though he resigned from the ministry in July 2009.
Mr Shetty is still in the bungalow at the seven minister’s quarters, which was allotted to him when he was sworn in as Cabinet minister in 2008. Speaking to this newspaper, sources in the department of personnel an