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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......

Real reason behind the failure of govt's gold schemes

Of the 1,000 surveyed by IIM-A, only five were aware about the government-sponsored gold schemes Poor marketing by the government for its gold monetisation scheme (GMS), sovereign gold bond and......

The ancient heritage behind our railway bridges

Of the thousands of railway bridges in India, 36,470 are more than 100 years old, and 6,680 are more than 140 years old! But of these, only 21 rank on the Heritage Directorate of the Indian......
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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... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/puja-inauguration-by-babul-supriyo-cancelled-under-pressure-117092300723_1.html
'New demon' GST pinches Durga Puja organisers, idol makers

Kolkata : Blaming the timing of the Goods and Services tax (GST) rollout, Durga Puja organisers and idol makers here say they are feeling the pinch... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/new-demon-gst-pinches-durga-puja-organisers-idol-makers-news-tax-rjvlDOegccgaf.html
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... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a767573.html
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... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a763959.html
Bengal suffers fund crunch for flood relief, Mamata questions PM why

First, on Thursday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee went on record to claim that the Centre had failed to provide relief funds for the... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/bengal-suffers-fund-crunch-for-flood-relief-mamata-questions-pm-why-76029.html

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