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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......

Singur: Labourer commits suicide

An out of work agricultural labourer took his own life by hanging himself at Singur in Hooghly district in the early hours on Saturday, prompting Trinamool Congress chief Mamta Banerjee to call an......

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......

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......

India's pride: A stunning cable-stayed bridge in Jammu & Kashmir

Strategically important and first of the kind in North India and Jammu and Kashmir, the 592-meter long Basohli Bridge over River Ravi will be the fourth such bridge in the country Defence Minister......

The suicidal potato economy of West Bengal

  Inadequate marketing channels, manipulation by middlemen and absence of support prices make cultivation in the state inherently risky Last December, the weather conditions were apt --......
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Eight killed in Bihar flood, toll rises to 127

Eight people were killed and lakhs affected due to floods in Bihar and West Bengal, where major rivers are flowing above the danger mark. Two boys... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/566754/eight-killed-bihar-flood-toll.html
Floods claim seven in three districts

At least seven persons have died of flood-related causes in three districts since yesterday as new areas in West Midnapore and Hooghly were... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1160825/jsp/siliguri/story_104253.jsp
Bengal acid attacks kill 2 women

Three women became the target of acid attacks which killed two of them, including a deaf and mute woman on whom acid was thrown by the same accused... ...

http://120.138.9.146/kolkata/bengal-acid-attacks-kill-2-women-696
Death toll due to dengue reaches 17 in Bengal

Kolkata, Aug 15 With two more deaths, the dengue toll in West Bengal, since January, went up to 17 on Monday, a senior health department official... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a671532.html
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Kolkata, Aug 14 (PTI) There is no reports of any dengue death in West Bengal in the last 24 hours, though the number of people infected by the... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/7765905_No-new-dengue-death-in-WB--official.html

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