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Bengal: Two cargo ships collide in Hooghly

A cargo ship is sinking after it collided with another cargo vessel coming from the opposite direction in Hooghly River in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district on Tuesday. The collision between......

Toll in Bengal trawler mishap climbs to 83

With two more bodies fished out of the Hooghly river, the toll in the trawler capsize mishap rose to 83 on Thursday.Meanwhile, fishermen spotted a piece of wood floating in the middle of the river......

Bengal trawler capsize toll increases to 69

The death toll in the trawler capsize in Hooghly river shot up to 69 on Monday night with 28 bodies retrieved from the waters, even as search for 43 others missing was suspended for the night due......

'Indian Navy cannot come second in war'

In the hot Kolkata sun, on the banks of the Hooghly river, craftsmen from Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE) swarm over what will be the Indian Navy's most high-tech stealth warship. For......

Kolkata, Delhi face environment crisis

Place: New Howrah bridge on the river Hooghly in the city of KolkataTime: 11.30 pm on October 29, 2007Dharmendra Saha, resident of Kolkata, who is driving a pollution-friendly Swift in the traffic......

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......

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......

UK keen to invest in Bengal, Cameron invites Mamata to London

Prime Minister David Cameron assured British investment in West Bengal at a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was invited by him to visit the UK."The meeting was very constructive......

Paresh Maity designs for ITC, upsets anti-smoking lobby

India's leading cigarette maker, ITC, has roped in artist Paresh Maity to design a limited edition packing for its Flake brand, with the launch of the Paresh Maity Collector series, to be......

Inflation, poor monsoon hit consumption in E India

Consumers say they cannot buy branded FMCG items; in mobile phones, customers opt for low-end handsets while retaining brand loyaltyLast year, Ashok Das, a farmer-cum-fisherman from the small......

Slumdog Millionaire sold out!

All eyes it seems are on the triumphant American release of Quantum of Solace which has hijacked $70 million in just three days, far exceeding the Hollywood expectations. But discerning eyes will......
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Q. Which is the largest railway junction in india?
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Q. Can you please name a few INDIAN River names which are not female names ??
RANGBARSE:  A. Howrah Station is the oldest station and largest railway complex in India. It is one of the four intercity railway stations serving the city of...... more

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Q. The largest estuary in India is at the mouth of river(A) Hooghly(B) Bhagirathi(C) Godavari(D) Krishna
Sweet Swati:  A. brahmaputra,Hooghly and Damodar. more

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Q. On the banks of which river is the Jamshedpur, the steel city of India, situated ?(A) Tapti(B) Narmada(C) Subarnarekha(D) Hooghly
Prince Deva:  A. (A) Hooghly more

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Q. The biggest delta in the world
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Disco Dancer to campaign against Disco King Lahiri

In 1982, they collaborated for the first time — one was the lead actor and the other the music composer. But 32 years later, in 2014, Mithun... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/elections2014/election-beat/disco-dancer-to-campaign-against-disco-king-lahiri/article1-1209534.aspx
Floating body triggers panic

HOWRAH: The body of a middle-aged man floating on a makeshift raft in Hooghly created panic in Howrah's Bally on Sunday morning. Police recovered... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Floating-body-triggers-panic/articleshow/33713655.cms
Flyover hits fast track

The Parama-Park Circus flyover will definitely be opened to traffic till near Topsia police station on New Park Street by July 2015, a monitoring... ...

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Investors want better infrastructure in Rajarhat

KOLKATA: A lot of issues need to be looked on to make Rajarhat New Town an attractive commercial and business destination. An interactive meet was... ...

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Warts eclipse wows on west bank

Travelling across the more than 70-year-old Howrah bridge to reach the west bank of the Hooghly, one can't but marvel at the sight of the mighty... ...

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