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Kolkata Port Trust to auction 1,600 acres on 30-yr lease in next 6 months
Business Standard

Kolkata Port Trust to auction 1,600 acres on 30-yr lease in ne...

In the coming six months, Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) will be putting up atleast 1,600 acres of unused land, mainly in Kolkata and Haldia, under the bidding process for a 30-year old lease. It will ensure that the port authorities use up nearly the entire free ... Business Standard, 2 months ago

How the Howrah Bridge played out in Bollywood

'To this day, not a year passes when Bollywood does not head to Kolkata to train its cameras on the magnificence of the bridge and the flow of life that pulses along the river across which it spans,' says Saibal Chatterjee. IMAGE: Rani Mukerji and Abhishek Bachchan in Yuva. The Howrah Bridge is 75 years old. And it is 60 years since a fictional murder shook it in the Ashok Kumar-Madhubala-starrer of the same name. Much water has passed under it since then, but movie cameras still continue to ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Howrah Bridge at 75: A brief history

On the night of February 3, 1943, the bridge -- believed to be the target of the Imperial Japanese Army Air Force -- was opened to the public.A brief history of the structure that reflects the pulse of the City of Joy. Don't miss: Howrah Bridge, a photographer's delight for 75 years       Howrah Bridge at 75 Traffic moves across Howrah Bridge in Kolkata. Photograph:REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri   The Howrah Bridge Act The Howrah Bridge Act, 1926, was enacted to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Kolkata: Partha De 2.0- Aged lady found living with dead husband

Bringing back memories of Robinson Street incident, a 70-year-old lady was found staying for about four days with her dead husband in Kolkata. The incident occurred at Ostad Amir Khan Sarani under Haridevpur Police Station. The lady has been sent to a mental ...
 DNA2 months ago
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