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Hotel executive missing after falling into river

A senior executive of a city hotel has gone missing after falling into the Hooghly river from a launch during a picnic, police said today.The incident happened yesterday evening when Arindam Bose, general manager of Floatel, somehow fell down from the launch ... Business Standard, 3 weeks ago

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Mobile supermarkets on Ganges from next year

A city-based company has firmed up plans to launch two mobile floating supermarkets that would cruise the river Hooghly and offer consumers a new shopping experience.Tirupati Vessel Ltd, a logistics company, will be spending Rs 100 crore for the venture."The ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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Cops, guards hurt in Bengal prison riot

Inmates and associates of a notorious criminal orchestrated a riot at a correctional home in Hooghly district on Wednesday evening and set the kicthen on fire. At least 10 prison guards and officials were injured in the riot that was stopped late in the ...
 MSN India1 month ago

Jayashree Textiles' Bengal unit faces labour disturbances

company, on Tuesday said its factory at West Bengal's Rishra area in Hooghly district has been faced with "unjustifiable labour disturbances" and the management has dismissed nine workers. "Over the years, the factory has been faced with unjustifiable labour ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

A Journey of surprises along the Hooghly

A group of contemporary artists, historians, writers and musicians from the UK and India would undertake a 11-day long journey down the river Hooghly from Murshidabad district to Kolkata from December 6, as part of the ambitious Silk River project which ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Business Standard

Cochin Shipyard keen to revive dry docks of Kolkata Port Trust

Cochin Shipyard Ltd, which is set to invest about Rs 130-150 to revive two shipyards of Hooghly Dock and Port Engineers, has also shown interest in turning around dry docks of the Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT).The Port Trust has five idle docks that are conducive ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

200 Voter ID cards found in Bengal garbage

Nearly 200 voter identity cards were found dumped in a garbage disposal area in West Bengal's Hooghly district early on Monday, an official said.The cards were recovered from inside a polythene sack by the municipal cleaners in Nadia district's Uttarpara."On ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Know about the technique that led to the fulfillment of India's first underwater Metro tunnel in Kolkata

Here's the buzz: #Afcons Infrastructure has achieved a landmark by successfully boring 2.9-km twin tunnels below river Hooghly in the East #West Metro Project, in Kolkata! One of the company's biggest achievements in the area of underground metro ...
 Construction World1 month 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 week ago

Renovation of Ghats Along Ganga in West Bengal

The National Mission for Clean Ganga has sanctioned and completed 24 Ghats and Crematoria projects in West Bengal at a cost of Rs 180.16 Crores. TheĀ  above infrastructure was created in Kolkata, Bansberia, Howrah, Seerampore, Khardah, Naihati, Chandanagar, ...
 PIB1 week ago
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