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Cops, guards hurt in Bengal prison riot
MSN India

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 India, 1 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

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

535 service vans might have done the magic for Samsung India

Samsung eyes growth in consumer electronics business in 80 districts through its service vans, and adding over 250 service points and as many resident engineers. IMAGE: Children watch television powered by solar energy at Meerwada village of Guna district, Madhya Pradesh. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters. Last year, Samsung India rolled out for the first time a district level strategy to drive its consumer electronics business. The strategy, which sought to replicate the success of this Korean ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks 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

Revealed: Ishan bowled India to glory with injured foot!

Having hurt his left landing leg, Ishan made a comeback in 12 days from an injury that usually takes three weeks to heal and his 6-2-17-4 skittled Pakistan out for 69 in the semi-final. IMAGE: Ishan Porel, second from right, celebrates a wicket. Photograph: ICC/Twitter A foot injury almost derailed his U-19 World Cup campaign, but pacer Ishan Porel was desperate to contribute to the Indian team's success, so he chose to play through pain, his coach Bibhash Das revealed on Saturday.   ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Woman accused of killing son acquitted for want of evidence

A Thane court has acquitted a woman of charges of killing her one-year-old son and trying to kill her elder child, for want of sufficient evidence against her.District Judge P R Kadam acquitted the woman while observing that the husband of the accused and the ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Bengal: TMC student leader accused of beating fellow female union leader for refusing sexual favours

The woman sports secretary of a college students’ union has alleged that the general secretary of the same union had beaten her up after she refused to give in to his request of sexual favours. Interestingly both the alleged victim and accused belong to ...
 DNA1 month ago

Bengal girl beaten up, sexually abused inside college

A college girl was allegedly beaten up and sexually abused by a member of Trinamool Congress Chhatra Parishad -- TMC student wing -- on the college campus in West Bengal's Hooghly district, the victim said on Thursday.The girl, a final-year student of Bidhan ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Five of family killed in Bengal accident

ive members of a family were killed and four others severely injured when the vehicle they were travelling in collided head on with a speeding truck in West Bengal's Hooghly district, police said on Sunday. The accident occurred on Saturday night when the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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