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  • new250cr investment in former Maoist zone

    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 17, 11:32pm -
  • newTMC led West bengal government completes six years

    TMC led West bengal government completes six years


    - 8 hours ago, 27 May 17, 8:34pm -
  • newCement Firm To Expand Plant Capacity

    Cement Firm To Expand Plant Capacity

    Things seem to be looking up for Sardiha, once a Maoist land in West Midnapore cursed with the Jnaneswari Express disaster seven years ago in 2010 and now a home to two major cement plants in Bengal. Dalmia Bharat Group firm OCL is setting up a four million ton capacity cement plant in the area as part of its expansion plan, 15 kms from the Salboni project of Sajjan Jindal’s JSW Group.
    - 15 hours ago, 27 May 17, 1:53pm -
  • newThe last bastons of Parsi food in Kolkata

    The last bastons of Parsi food in Kolkata

    Well, there was a time when the Parsi community was quite strong in the city and a number of cafes and eateries used to run successfully . But now that the community is on the brink of extinction with less than 400 people left in the city, expecting Parsi food to be available easily is nothing short of a luxury.
    - 18 hours ago, 27 May 17, 10:55am -
  • newGuard pulls trigger in cash vehicle, dies

    Guard pulls trigger in cash vehicle, dies

    A gunman of a private security agency hired by a cash logistics firm died, apparently after he accidentally pulled the trigger of his service revolver inside a vehicle loaded with cash meant for a private bank's Kharagpur branch on Friday.
    - 21 hours ago, 27 May 17, 7:10am -
  • newClean up Howrah station, file affidavit later: National Green Tribunal

    Clean up Howrah station, file affidavit later: National Green Tribunal

    The National Green Tribunal, Eastern Zone Bench, on Friday directed the railways to start cleaning up the Howrah station premises without wasting time on affidavits.
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:59am -
  • newSalty water, no pillow give Rupa Ganguly, Locket Chatterjee lock-up taste

    Salty water, no pillow give Rupa Ganguly, Locket Chatterjee lock-up taste

    Stepping away from her silver screen persona of romancing heroes and flawlessly delivering dialogues, actor Rupa Ganguly , also a BJP MP , had to use a common washroom, endure the stifling heat and eat prison fare as she spent the night inside the central lock-up at the police headquarters following her arrest on Thursday .
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:57am -
  • newNew Market area eateries fare low on hygiene

    New Market area eateries fare low on hygiene

    Eating at some of popular restaurants in central Kolkata is no longer safe - at least going by standards of their cleanliness and hygiene.
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:41am -
  • newDaily NJP-Darj toy train services from tomorrow

    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:39am -
  • newIIT counselling model may help IISER deal with students' stress

    IIT counselling model may help IISER deal with students' stress

    IISER Kolkata is likely to follow the IITs student-counselling model to acclimatize students on their Mohanpur campus. IISER director R N Mukherjee indicated this at the institute's fifth convocation in Mohanpur on Friday .
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:37am -
  • newProfessor defiant despite case over Facebook post

    Professor defiant despite case over Facebook post

    The police had gone to his college on Thursday evening and detained him for questioning. His cellphones and laptop too were seized.
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:29am -
  • newUndertrial breaks lockup window, escapes from police station

    Undertrial breaks lockup window, escapes from police station

    An undertrial from Sodepur-Khardah broke open the window of the Belghoria police station lock-up and escaped early on Friday.He had been arrested with a revolver on Wednesday.
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:22am -
  • newChingrihata flyover may close for repairs

    Chingrihata flyover may close for repairs

    The Chingrihata flyover may be closed to traffic for over a month for repair works and redesigning of the EM Bypass stretch between the Chingrihata and Beliaghata crossings, police said.
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:11am -
  • newBrabourne Road flyover to close for three days for East-West Metro work

    Brabourne Road flyover to close for three days for East-West Metro work

    The Brabourne Road flyover, one of the oldest in the city that brings traffic from Howrah to the central business district (CBD) and south Kolkata, will close down for at least three days once the tunnel boring machine (TBM) starts moving under it to put in place the East-West Metro shaft.
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:08am -
  • newFake doctor working with reputable Kolkata clinic held

    Fake doctor working with reputable Kolkata clinic held

    Naren Pandey, a fake doctor who passed himself off as an allergy specialist for decades and even had a chamber allotted to him at the OPD of one of the city’s top clinics, was arrested by CID on Friday. Pandey was picked up from a diagnostic centre in Entally by CID sleuths who posed as patients.
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:06am -
  • newDaily New Jalpaiguri-Darj toy train services from tomorrow

    Daily New Jalpaiguri-Darj toy train services from tomorrow

    The toy train service linking New Jalpaiguri (NJP) with the ‘queen of hills’ — that was re-introduced last year after a five-year gap — will turn daily from May 28.
    - 23 hours ago, 27 May 17, 6:01am -
  • newKolkata Municipal Corporation halts digging over utilities dues

    Kolkata Municipal Corporation halts digging over utilities dues

    If you are a regular commuter in the city, tired of dug-up roads and bumpy rides, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has brought you some temporary relief.
    - 23 hours ago, 27 May 17, 5:57am -
  • newCBSE marks flip-flop irks ISC and West Bengal board students

    CBSE marks flip-flop irks ISC and West Bengal board students

    Trisha Biswas, an ISC candidate from Our Lady Queen of the Missions Schools, is miffed with the CBSE reverting to moderation of marks following the Delhi high court order. She feels tweaking of marks will put ISC students at a disadvantage, given the high cut-offs for admission.
    - 23 hours ago, 27 May 17, 5:52am -
  • Industry fumes over Nihalani’s comment on illegal uncertified film screening at foreign festivals

    Industry fumes over Nihalani’s comment on illegal uncertified film screening at foreign festivals

    Pahlaj Nihalani has yet again stirred up the hornet’s nest. This time over the trend of Indian directors/producers sending over uncertified movies without the I&B ministry clearance to the international film festivals.
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 11:51pm -
  • We were treated like petty thieves: Locket

    We were treated like petty thieves: Locket

    In her entire film career, Locket Chatterjee had acted in various roles. In two serials, she had even played the role of a prisoner. But on Thursday night, she understood the difference between reel and real. The Indrapuri studio set of a jail that was erected for her ‘Nagordola’ serial was nowhere close to Lalbazar’s central lockup. The Ramoji Film City set for ‘Tilanjoli’ too didn’t remotely match with what she saw first-hand on Thursday night.
    - 1 day ago, 26 May 17, 11:29pm -

Asian Age Kolkata

  • Beijing: On Dalai Lama, Delhi must respect our position
    China on Wednesday said India should respect its position on the proposed visit of exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama to Arunachal Pradesh early next year.“The Chinese government is against the proposed visit of Dalai Lama to Arunachal Pradesh. We hope that the Indian government will respect China’s position in the regard,” consulate general of China in Kolkata, Ma Zhanwu said.“For China, Arunachal Pradesh is the southern part of Tibet, which we call as Zang Nan. We hope that…
    - 10 Nov 16, 12:00am -

Indian Express Kolkata