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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......

Lights on at Howrah Bridge

Kolkata's biggest landmark, the Howrah Bridge, which spans the RiverHoogly, was illuminated on November 23.The 63-year-old bridge, which connects Kolkata and Howrah was been illuminated by The......

Vessel stuck under Howrah Bridge

A large empty barge plying on the Ganges got stuck under the Howrah Bridge and brought traffic in western parts of Kolkata to a complete halt on Friday.The freak accident involving one of the world......

Switch off at 8.30 pm to celebrate Earth Hour with million others

Among the first landmarks around the world to dim their lights for the Earth Hour 2014 environmental campaign was Australia’s Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, which plunged into......

Phailin aftermath in Bengal: Nine killed in floods

Nine persons have lost their lives in the recent floods in five districts of West Bengal, state disaster management department sources said on Thursday. Floods in West and East Midnapore, Howrah,......

Ahmedabad, Jaipur among India's next big IT hotspots

Tier II cities are most preferred destinations for setting up IT hubs, says a study. Photograph: Courtesy, Technopark As a growing number of outsourcing companies are looking at tier II and III......

A tour across India's amazing bridges

India has an impressive network of bridges across the country. Take a look at some of the engineering marvels in India… Vidyasagar Setu West Bengal The bridge connects Howrah to Kolkata. It......

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......

Bengal decides to repeal SEZ Act

West Bengal on Wednesday decided to repeal the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Act, 2003, clearing the road for other incentive schemes the Mamata Banerjee-led government is likely to announce over the......

Railway Budget speech

Railway Minister Lalu Prasad on Friday presented a populist interim Railway Budget in Parliament on Friday.Following is the entire speech of the railway minister:1. Mr. Speaker, Sir I rise to place......

Review: Gunday is a mess!

'For all its swagger and insolence, the script is full of silly loopholes, annoying clichés and glaring superficiality.''No matter how hard director Zafar tries to create an action hero that......

Birthday Special: Asha Bhosle's 80 UNFORGETTABLE songs

Her voice reminds me of tiramisu. Rich, moist, potent, silky and sublime, just like the delicious Italian dessert (which quite literally means pick-me-up) Asha Bhosle’s exquisite rendition......

First Look: Ranveer Singh-Arjun Kapoor's Gunday

The first look of Yash Raj Films' next film Gunday is out.The film stars Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Irrfan Khan in the lead roles.The film will be directed by Ali Abbas Zafar,......

Give the Bollywood woman some respect!

Rinki Roy, daughter of noted director Bimal Roy, pens her thoughts on how women have been portrayed in Hindi cinema through the years, and why the stereotyping should STOP!As an activist, I......

Birthday Special: The 25 Moods Of Asha Bhosle

The difference between a good singer and a great singer is that one sticks to the tune while the other brings it to life. From the era of black and white to colour to 3D, the matchless Asha Bhosle......

Alternative to Eden Gardens?

Plot and silver plate for Sourav GangulyThe Kolkata Municipal Corporation willpresent Indian cricket skipper Sourav Ganguly a plot of land for setting up a gymnasium and a silver plate with......

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Q. Which company built the Howrah Bridge?
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Q. Which is the largest railway junction in india?
Soni Mishra:  A. Jessops have many firsts to their credit in this country. Howrah bridge was one of them more

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Q. What is the Speciality of the Howrah Bridge ??
LolitaManfieldsManforever:  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. Moralistic Smile : Will the next Central Government appoint ME as Moral Supervisor to our Foreign Service ?
Prakash Chandra:  A. Ajib daastan hian more

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Q. Which famous bridge also known as Rabindra Setu is called the Gateway of Calcutta'?
Pravin:  A. Already you are too old So why this craze please ! Just relax in Marina Beach and Santome Sir and at Howrah Bridge too more

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Durga Puja, Bengali style

With four days of the puja remaining, here's where you can go to get a taste of all things Bengali Saptami, Ashtami, Navami, Dashami…this is... ...

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Vidya Balan to flag off Hamari Adhuri Kahaani in Kolkata

Its not the sequel to Sujoy Ghosh's film but a retelling of Mahesh Bhatt's parents' love story which will take the actress back to the city on... ...

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Here's the bouquet of her great Bollywood playlist

Singing sisters Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhonsle (HT Photo) The best Hindi film songs of all time? We attempted the impossible by asking legends... ...

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A Broken Spring In A Factory Yard

out of bengal The last flames of Bengal's big industry are being snuffed out Dola Mitra Once one of the two most industrialised states... ...

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The Ponte de Linhares Bridge in Goa was the longest in the world when it was built! 11 famous road bridges in India that have brought us closer

India has a road network of over 4,689,842 kilometres, making it the second largest road network in the world. A mix of highways, narrow, and... ...

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