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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,......

10 cities most threatened by natural disasters; Kolkata ranks 7

Photograph: Reuters First the Kashmir floods and then cyclone Hudhud in Visakhapatnam; India recently witnessed the fury of nature. But this is nothing. According to a recent research,......

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......

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. is Howrah and Kolkata the same or two different cities ????
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Q. Which company built the Howrah Bridge?
Whizkid:  A. it is a sister city of Kolkata connected by four bridges on the river Ganges more

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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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Chinese students to get a taste of Bengali culture

KOLKATA: Students-exchange programme between St Xavier's Collegiate School and Shidafuzhong High School in Kunming will take place from November 21... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/kolkata/Chinese-students-to-get-a-taste-of-Bengali-culture/articleshow/45244231.cms
Amitabh Bachchan on the Rajinikanth "Phenomenon" and Returning to Kolkata

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has returned to the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which started in Goa on November 20, as a... ...

http://movies.ndtv.com/bollywood/amitabh-bachchan-on-the-rajinikanth-phenomenon-and-returning-to-kolkata-700850
Jayant Kripalani back among old haunts, experiments on mind

KOLKATA: Film, television and stage actor and director Jayant Kripalani is back in Kolkata — the city he grew up and studied in — after living... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/kolkata/Jayant-Kripalani-back-among-old-haunts-experiments-on-mind/articleshow/45196738.cms
The 12 best doodles created by Indian students for Children's Day

IBNLive.com | November 14, 2014 11:15 AM Culminating the sixth edition of Doodle 4 Google - India contest, Google India... ...

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Uplifting Children of Poor Communities

Empowering youngsters through literacy and vocational training is the message of Samaritan Help Mission Sometime in 1999, Mamoon Akhtar was moved... ...

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