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3 river bridges in West Bengal to boost trade, highlight culture
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3 river bridges in West Bengal to boost trade, highlight culture

One bridge over the Hooghly river would connect Shantipur in Nadia district to Kalna in East Burdwan district, while the other one would link Budge Budge in South 24 Parganas district to Howrah district#39;s Fuleshwar, a senior official said. Money Control, 2 weeks ago

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Durga Puja: Idol immersion ends peacefully in West Bengal amid police vigil

Organisers of most of the household and community pujas proceeded with the idol immersion at different ghats of the Hooghly river Last Updated at September 30, 2017 20:58 IST
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Durga Puja concludes peacefully with immersion of idols  Rediff.com2 weeks ago

West Bengal flood situation improves further, toll mounts to 34

Water has started to recede in majority of the rivers in the worst-hit Howrah, Hooghly and West Midnapore districts.
 DNA2 months ago Three more West Bengal districts to be declared ODF  Business Standard2 weeks ago West Bengal floods: Three more die as death toll rises to 34, but water level begins to recede  First Post.com2 months ago Bengal flood situation improves further, toll mounts to 34  DNA2 months ago

Tales of communal harmony this Durga Puja

For over 200 years, the Nandi family in West Bengal's Hooghly has been feeding Muslim fakirs during the Hindu festival of Durga Puja. To the Nandis, this annual ritual has its roots in a family legend that is testimony to the generosity of the local Muslim ...
 Prokerala1 month ago 'New demon' GST pinches Durga Puja organisers, idol makers  Sify4 weeks ago Kumartuli potters take a hit due to GST in Durga puja season  Business Standard2 months ago

Kolkata: 3 dead after being electrocuted during immersion, 7 injured

The incident occurred at around 1 am when the organisers were carrying the idol for immersion in the Hooghly river. Representational picture Kolkata: Three persons were electrocuted and seven people injured during an immersion of a huge Ganesh idol at Baza ...
 Zee News1 month ago 3 dead after being electrocuted during immersion, 7 injured  Business Standard1 month ago

Five die in Bengal road accident

Five persons died when their car crashed into a heavy vehicle after being hit by a tanker from behind in West Bengal's Hooghly district early on Thursday, police said."Five persons going towards Arambag Hospital in a private Maruti van died when their car was ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Minor girl sexually harassed by 50-year-old

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly sexually harassed by a 50-year-old neighbour in West Bengal's Hooghly district, police said.The child is in hospital in a serious condition.As the incident became public, angry residents ransacked the house of the man, who ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Puja inauguration by Babul Supriyo cancelled "under pressure"

On the eve of its inauguration by Union minister Babul Supriyo, a Durga puja committee in Hooghly district today cancelled the programme allegedly "under political pressure".Supriyo, Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise, had been ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Rain dampens festive mood in WB

Heavy showers in the metropolis and Gangetic West Bengal since late Thursday night spoiled the festivities of Bhaiphonta (Bhai Dooj), with weathermen forecasting rain across the region till Saturday. Strong winds coupled with frequent heavy showers since ...
 Deccan Herald13 hours ago

Howrah-Kolkata ferry services halted due to heavy rains, strong crosswinds

[India], Oct 9 (ANI): Ferry services between Howrah and Kolkata were suspended temporarily due to heavy rains and strong crosswind across Kolkata's Hooghly River on Monday. Fishermen have been advised not to go near the water body keeping in mind the safety ...
 Sify1 week ago
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