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Demand in LS for Indo-Bangla border fencing

Issues ranging from fencing of the Indo-Bangla border to desilting of Hooghly river and spread of fluorosis among people in Telangana were among several issues raised in the Lok Sabha during Zero......

114 kids hospitalised in Bengal after vaccination blunder

At least 114 children were hospitalised in Hooghly district after they were mistakenly given Hepatitis B vaccine orally instead of pulse polio drops. Six persons were suspended for the lapse that......

WB: Another chit fund owner dies, toll climbs to 14

The owner of a rural chit fund firm, active in two south Bengal districts, died on Thursday in Hooghly district taking the ponzi scheme fiasco deaths in the state to 14. The police said that Asim......

West Bengal: Hooch claims 7 lives, 3 arrested

Seven persons have died after drinking illicit liquor at Payradanga village in Hooghly district, the police said. About 20 villagers drank liquor on Sunday night and fell sick, following which they......

WB: Cong leader killed, workers clash with police

Road blockade by the Congress at Bandal in Hooghly district in protest against the murder of a local leader turned violent on Wednesday leading to injury of nine persons including four......

Kolkata has enough water, yet there's a problem

Kolkata is one place where domestic water supply isn't billed. The Hooghly river is the primary source and there's no supply crisis looming, unlike some other cities. Also, there are no charges......

Land acquisition ball in Mamata's court

The West Bengal government is acquiring land in the Hooghly district under the Land Acquisition Act, 1894, for the Indian Railways. The site isn't far from Singur, the battleground between the Tata......

Bengal offers new location for chemical hub

The West Bengal governmentproposed on Monday Nayachar island on the Hooghly river, off Haldia, as the new destination for the state's chemical hub project that was derailed following an unrest in......

I cannot tell Ratan Tata to go back: Bengal CM

After successfully persuading Ratan Tata to locate Tata Motors's small car project in Hooghly district's Singur area, West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharyasaid on Tuesday that he could......

WB villagers fear being displaced by Tatas plant

Residents of Singur in West Bengal's Hooghly districtstaged protests on Thursday when officials from Tata Motors came scouting for land to set up the manufacturing plant for the company'sRs......

PIX: It's a fashion extravaganza at Cannes

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli arrives for amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS 2011 event in Antibes, Cannes in this fabulous Roberto Cavalli silver and champagne colored dress with a furry...

WT20 Indo-Pak tie: Rain threatens to play spoilsport at Eden Gardens

IMAGE: Groundsmen at the Eden Gardens (Image used for representational purposes). Photograph: BCCI In what could come as a major disappointment for fans across the globe, awaiting the highly......

Carneiro v Mourinho: FIFA medical chief backs former Chelsea doctor

‘She did her job, she did her duty - when somebody is medically in trouble she has to intervene’ IMAGE: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho gestures to first team doctor Eva Carneiro as......

Indian women suffer 0-1 loss to Belgium in HWL semis

Indian women failed to capitalise on several openings and suffered a 0-1 loss to hosts Belgium in their opening match of the Hockey World League semi-finals in Antwerp. A goal-line save by......

Where is FIFA president Sepp Blatter?

The Swiss is out of sight as FIFA corruption scandal deepens FIFA President Sepp Blatter speaks at the 26th Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Congress in Manama, Bahrain, on April 30. Photograph:......

Figure out why Blatter will remain FIFA boss...

‘He is powerful, he is untouchable, he is, I would say, the Pope of Football’ ‘He is an incredibly intelligent man, he knows everything, and everybody and knows how everything......
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Trip bares assault on Hooghly

Directed by the eastern zonal bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), a panel of experts has taken a tour of the Hooghly from Calcutta to... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1160630/jsp/calcutta/story_93986.jsp
A bus ride that takes you back to Victorian Kolkata

Kolkata: Want to take a feel of Victorian Kolkata when the streets weren't as crowded with people and vehicles? All you need to do is hop on to an... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/A-bus-ride-that-takes-you-back-to-Victorian-Kolkata/articleshow/52980555.cms
Kidney recipient to be questioned

Kolkata: A Delhi Police team is likely to record the statement of the woman, who had reportedly approached the T Rajkumar Rao-led racket for... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Kidney-recipient-to-be-questioned/articleshow/52966858.cms
15 Historical Buildings In Kolkata That Are Screaming Out For A Restoration

Kolkata served as the capital of the British Raj, which extended over almost all of present-day India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, except for small... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/culture/travel/15-historical-buildings-in-kolkata-that-are-screaming-out-for-a-restoration-257124.html
Climate change, erosion pushing new generations to poverty along Ganga

Shantipur (West Bengal), June 28 Climate change and vicious river bank erosion in the post-Farakka Barrage period have blurred the lines between... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a659209.html

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