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A constitution body cannot be used for political vendetta: Mamata
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
After Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs for holding office of profit as Parliamentary Secretaries, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said a Constitution body cannot be used for political vendetta. "A Const ... read..


 
DFP organizes a workshop on Intensified Mission Indradhanush
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
Directorate of Field Publicity, Kolkata held a day-long workshop on "Intensified Mission Indradhanush (IMI), Mission Parivar Vikas, TB, Leprosy, etc." here in in the city today. Giving a presentation on the importance of IMI, Dr Sukanta Biswas, Dist ... read..


 
Mamata slams Centre for proposal to close 8 rail routes
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 11:15:05 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday strongly protested the Ministry of Railways' proposal to close down eight routes of the Eastern Railways in Bengal and termed it as the Centre's political vengeance against the state. ... read..


 
Fire at Kolkata manufacturing unit, no injuries
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 10:45:05 PM IST
A massive fire broke out at a manufacturing unit here on Friday, a fire brigade official said. Nobody was injured in the incident. ... read..


 
Seven held over TMC groups' clash, ammunition seized
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 10:45:05 PM IST
A day after two persons, including a young boy, were killed and at least five more were injured in a gunfight between two factions of the state's ruling Trinamool Congress, police on Friday recovered a large number of cartridges from the area and arrested ... read..


 
ITC net profit up 16.8% in Q3
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 10:15:04 PM IST
Cigarette-to-FMCG major ITC Ltd on Friday reported a 16.8 per cent increase in its net profit to Rs 3,090.20 crore in the quarter ended December 31, 2017 as compared to Rs 2,646.73 crore in the year-ago period. ... read..


 
Mamata slams EC recommendation to disqualify AAP MLAs
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST
Describing the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs as "most unfortunate", West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said a Constitution body cannot be used for political vendetta. ... read..


 
Kolkata book fair dedicates largest pavilion to France
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST
The 42nd edition of International Kolkata Book Fair is dedicating its "largest-ever" theme pavilion of 14,000 sq.ft. to France, that is also the focal theme of the event rated as the world's most attended book fair, the organisers said on Friday. ... read..


 
SIAM expects to release documents on hybrid fuel vehicles in Auto Expo (Lead)
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST
Automobile manufacturers body SIAM is hoping to release documents on hybrid and other alternative fuel vehicles during the upcoming auto expo, an official said here on Friday. ... read..


 
Fire destroys parts of factory at Tiljala l
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
A major fire today destroyed parts of a factory, which produces railway components at congested Tiljala in eastern part of the city, fire brigade and police said. However, there was no report of any casualty in the fire, which was first noticed around 153 ... read..


 
Uber partners with ER for cab service at Howrah rail station
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST
App-based cab provider Uber on Friday said it has entered into a partnership with the Eastern Railway to make it easier for riders to get a ride at West Bengal's Howrah station, one of the busiest rail terminals in the country. ... read..


 
Mohun Bagan coach says East Bengal favourites in derby
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 7:45:05 PM IST
Playing mind games ahead of their clash against arch-rivals East Bengal, Mohun Bagan coach Shankarlal Chakraborty on Friday put his counterpart Khalid Jamil on a higher pedestal in terms of coaching pedigree, adding the 'home team' will start as favourite ... read..


 
Shivani loses in semis of ITF juniors tennis meet
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 7:45:05 PM IST
Shivani Amineni went down to a tame straight-set defeat against Turkey's Selin Ovunc in the girls singles semi-finals of the ITF Junior tennis championships here on Friday. ... read..


 
Kolkata rubber factory fire under control
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
Fire broke out at a rubber factory near Park Circus railway station in Kolkata's Tiljala on Friday. ... read..


 
Italcertifer to provide Eye Level safety in Urban Metro and Mono Rail projects
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
The recently concluded BGBS-2018 saw a lot of participation from business houses across nations and nine international delegations. Overall its been viewed as a huge step forward in business gains from last few years. Italy delegation was led by ArtVal ... read..


 
Living Legend Soumitra Chatterjee turns 83 today
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
The legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who will be conferred the highest order of merit from France 'Legion of Honour' on January 30, turns 83 today. Born on January 19, 1935, Dadasaheb Phalke awardee Soumitra recently mesmerised his audiences with ... read..


 
How many proposals made at Bengal business summit fructify? (News Analysis)
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST
Against the backdrop of only half of the about Rs 8 lakh crore (over $125 billion) investments proposed in the past three editions of Bengal Global Business Summit reaching the "process" stage, the just concluded fourth edition has seen a Rs 15,000 crore ... read..


 
SIAM to release documents on hybrids, alternatives in Auto Expo
Kolkata | Friday, 2018 5:15:04 PM IST
Automobile manufacturers body SIAM is hoping to release documents on hybrid and other alternative fuel vehicles during the upcoming auto expo, an official said here on Friday. ... read..


 
CREDAI to train unskilled labour
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
The construction industry is the second largest in the country after agriculture, accounting 11 per cent of India's GDP. Despite this, the industry faces a grave challenge of unskilled workforce. While this sector continues to grow at a rapid pace, it co ... read..


 
Eastern India stands for numero uno zone for Godrej: Subodh Mehta
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
Godrej Interio remains the market leader in home furniture as well as office furniture. In home furniture segment they already have taken a big foot towards kitchen segment. Kitchen sector has 3500 crores market in country and about 74 per cent is b ... read..


 
Kolkata International Children's Film Festival begins today
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
The 7th edition of Kolkata International Children's Film Festival, set to begin today, will showcase films from 32 countries. The festival will continue till January 27. Child actor Kusmit Gill (of Sniff) and the two child actors Noor Islam and ... read..


 
Trend Micro positioned as leader in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for IDPS
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has been named a Leader in the Gartner Inc.'s 2018 Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS) again. Trend Micro improved its position in the Leaders qua ... read..


 
Wow! Bengal to get a momo factory
Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST
Wow! Momo, the country's first and largest chain of branded momos, with over 130 outlets across eight cities, announced the setting up of a state-of-the-art momo factory at Kasba Industrial Estate in the city. Two announcements at the recently-co ... read..


 
TV academy to come up in Bengal, says Mamata
Kolkata | Thursday, 2018 10:45:05 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday announced a TV academy would come in the South 24 Parganas district within the next one year. ... read..


 
Famous cartoonist Chandi Lahiri passes away
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Legendary cartoonist Chandi Lahiri breathed his last at R G Kar hospital here today following protracted illness. He was 88 and is survived by daughter Trina Lahiri, also a reputed artist. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in her condolence message said, " S ... read..


 
WB Police and Diageo India collaborate with Institute of Road Traffic Education
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Diageo India (United Spirits) today announced the launch of the Road Safety Capacity Building program for the West Bengal Police together with the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE). The programme was inaugurated by Mr. Surujit Kar Purakayastha, ... read..


 
Microfinance industry to recover from note ban blow in 6 months
Kolkata | Thursday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST
The microfinance industry, which was affected adversely after demonetisation, will take another six months to fully recover from the blow, industry experts said on Thursday. ... read..


 
Sulabh International to produce Swachchh Bharat film made at SRFTI
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
The Clean India Mission will succeed only if it can bring about behavioural change in the masses and for that Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan requires more publicity, stated Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak. The founder of Sulabh International, the first ever public hygien ... read..


 
Mamata gives away Tele Samman awards
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee felicitated personalities from the Bengali television world today. The Tele Samman awards ceremony was held at Nazrul Mancha. The Tele Samman awards are given by the West Bengal Tele Academy since 2014. Personali ... read..


 
SPML Infra JV Secures International Order
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
SPML Infra Limited with its joint venture partner OM Metals Infraprojects has secured an international order from Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Republic of Ghana for the work related to rehabilitation and completion of Kpong left bank irrigation proje ... read..


 
Khodan ends Bornay's dream run at ITF tennis meet
Kolkata | Thursday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST
Ukraine's Fifth seed Diani Khodan ended Jade Bornay's dream run ousting the Frenchman 6-3, 4-6, 7-5 in the quarter-finals of the ongoing ITF Juniors tennis championship at the Dakshin Kalikata Sansad here on Thursday. ... read..


 
Young boy killed, five injured in Trinamool faction fight
Kolkata | Thursday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST
A young boy was killed and at least five others, including a police official, were injured in a gunfight between two factions of the state's ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district on Thursday, police said. ... read..


 
Bengal girl beaten up, sexually abused inside college
Kolkata | Thursday, 2018 6:15:04 PM IST
A college girl was allegedly beaten up and sexually abused by a member of Trinamool Congress Chhatra Parishad -- TMC student wing -- on the college campus in West Bengal's Hooghly district, the victim said on Thursday. ... read..


 
Minerva Punjab boss Ranjit Bajaj writes to AIFF about match fixing offer got his two players
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Punjab Minerva FC chief Ranjit Bajaj has alleged that his two players had been offered with Rs 30 lakh each for match fixing in the current top tier I-League, being conducted by country's supreme football body, All India Football Federation (AIFF). Mi ... read..


 
Bengal inks MoU with Devyani International, to see more KFC, Pizza Hut outlets
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
Bengal government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Devyani International Limited, the Indian franchisee of YUM Restaurants India Pvt Limited, for an investment of Rs 100 crore. The MoU is on investment to set up more KFC and Pizza ... read..


 
Mamata to give away Tele Samman awards today
Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will felicitate personalities from the Bengali television world today. The Tele Samman awards ceremony will be held at Nazrul Mancha. The Tele Samman awards are given by the West Bengal Tele Academy since ... read..


 
BGBS 2018 will open new avenues for employment in Bengal: Mitra
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
After the conclusion of Bengal Global Business Summit, 2018, West Bengal Finance and Industries Minister Dr Amit Mitra today said this summit will open new avenues of employment in Bengal. Speaking to the mediapersons, Mr Mitra said, "We have receiv ... read..


 
Coast Guard to sensitise eastern coast fishermen on security
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 10:45:05 PM IST
The Indian Coast Guard will sensitise nearly 1,500 fishermen from West Bengal and Odisha to act as its "eyes and ears" to check for illegal movements along the eastern seaboard and the coastal waterways, an official said on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Ola and WBTIDCL sign MoU to create 5000 Job opportunities in Bengal
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
West Bengal Transport Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (WBTIDCL), a fully owned company under the state Transport Department and Ola, India's most popular mobility platform, have signed an MoU to create 5000 entrepreneurial opportunities in th ... read..


 
Shivani Amineni of India drubs fellow Indian Kaavya Sawhney to enter quarter final in ITF Juniors
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
Third seed in Girls Singles Under 18, Shivani Amineni of India drubs fellow Indian Kaavya Sawhney to enter the quarter final of the ongoing DKS ITF Juniors 2018, been held at the red clay courts of the Dakshin Kalikata Sansad here today Amineni took ... read..


 
Six dead in Bengal bus accident
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 9:45:04 PM IST
Six persons, including two women and a child, were killed while at least 20 others were severely injured in a bus accident in West Bengal on Wednesday, police said. ... read..


 
Adani to double its Rs 750 cr investment in Bengal in five years
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST
Adani Group, which is expecting to double the capacity of its edible oil refinery at Haldia in West Bengal, will double its current investment of Rs 750 crore in the state to Rs 1,500 crore in the next five years, a company official said here on Wednesday ... read..


 
Ola to provide 5,000 new cabs in Bengal
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST
The West Bengal Transport Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (WBTIDCL) and India's leading mobility platform Ola on Wednesday entered into an agreement to create 5,000 entrepreneurial opportunities in the state. ... read..


 
Amineni enters quarters of ITF junior tennis meet
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST
Third seed Shivani Amineni drubbed fellow Indian Kaavya Sawhney to enter the quarter-final of the girls singles Under-18 category in the ITF Juniors tennis championships here on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Over 1,000 students and professionals to attend CSI 2017
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
More than 1,000 IT professionals and students across India will participate in the annual convention Computer Society of India (CSI) starting from January 19, here. The convention will be inaugurated by Dr Partha Chatterjee, Higher Education Minister of ... read..


 
Struggling ATK strengthen squad with three new signings in ISL transfer window
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
Two-time ISL champions ATK announced today new signing with former Bristol City player David Cotterill (winger), along with former player of Tampa Bay Rowdies, Martin Paterson (striker) and former Delhi Dynamos goalkeeper Soram Poirei. Welsh ace David Co ... read..


 
Bengal nets over Rs 2.19 lakh cr of investment proposals (Second Lead)
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 5:15:04 PM IST
The two-day "Bengal Global Business Summit 2018" organised by the state government has so far received new investment proposals worth Rs 2,19,925 crore, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced here on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Sexogenarian woman found murdered after being gangraped
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
A woman, in her early 60s, was found murdered with a heavy object after being allegedly gang-raped near her home at Sonarpur in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas, police said today. Her half-naked body was found near her home at Chakberia early today,a day ... read..


 
Bengal to get Rs 4,300 cr investment in warehousing, logistics: JLL India
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 4:45:04 PM IST
West Bengal is expected to receive over Rs 4,300 crore in investment over three years in warehousing and logistics, real estate services firm JLL India said here on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Mamata remembers Jyoti Basu on death anniversary (Lead, Correcting year in Para 3)
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 4:15:05 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday remembered former Chief Minister and Marxist leader Jyoti Basu on his seventh death anniversary. ... read..


 
Mamata remembers Jyoti Basu on death anniversary
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday remembered former Chief Minister and Marxist leader Jyoti Basu on his seventh death anniversary. ... read..


 
Bengal nets over Rs 2 lakh cr of investment proposals (Lead)
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST
The two-day Bengal Global Business Summit organised by the state government has so far received new investment proposals worth Rs 2,19,925 crore, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced here on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Bengal govt gets new investment proposals of over Rs 2,19,925 crore at 4th business summit
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today announced that West Bengal has received new investment proposals of over Rs 2,19,925 crore at the 2-day 4th Bengal Global Business Summit, that concluded here with 110 MOUs signed with home grown industrialists and for ... read..


 
Greater efforts needed to meet international family planning goals
Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST
Women and girls have a human right to choose whether and when to become pregnant. When they do not have access to high quality contraceptive and fertility care services and information to help them plan their families, their health and well-being can s ... read..


 
GSK Consumer Healthcare appoints Filippo Lanzi as Head for Asia Pacific
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare has announced the appointment of Filippo Lanzi as Regional Head of Asia Pacific, a geography composed of 23 countries. Filippo reports to Brian McNamara, CEO of GSK Consumer Healthcare, and becomes a membe ... read..


 
ER to run 100 summer specials
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Eastern Railway will run 100 summer special trains on various routes to clear the rush of passengers in the forthcoming summer season, The 03135 Kolkata-Chhapra-Asansol Summer Special trains will leave Kolkata station on Mondays at 2005 hours from A ... read..


 
Investors pledge big investments at Bengal business meet (Lead)
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 11:15:04 PM IST
Several corporate houses on Tuesday came forward with big investment proposals for West Bengal and right at the start of "Bengal Global Business Summit" here an estimated Rs 17,000 crore worth of investments were pledged. ... read..


 
Massive checking earned SER Rs 26 core in nine months
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
In a bid to check free trippers, South Eastern Railway held some 5.42 lakh ticket less travellers and realised Rs 26.48 crore as penalties/fine from them during the first nine months of this fiscal year ( April- December) 2017-18. The amount realised in ... read..


 
BSF seizes 23 kilos of ganja at Amudia BOP
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
The BSF guarding Indian border with Bangladesh has seized about 23 kgs of contraband ganja at Amudia border outpost under Swarupnagar in North 24 North Parganas, official source said today. After a specific input, the BSF jawans laid a trap at Amudia nea ... read..


 
FICCI & AIFF to organise 'Goal", 5th international convention on football business
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
FICCI in support with AIFF organizing the 5th edition of FICCI "GOAL", 5th International convention on Football Business, scheduled on January 23 in Federation House at Tansen Marg in New Delhi. The initiative was established by FICCI and AIFF in 20 ... read..


 
BSF seizes 23 kg ganja near Bangladesh border
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 10:15:04 PM IST
The Border Security Force has seized 23 kg of ganja from near the Bangladesh border in West Bengal, it said on Tuesday. ... read..


 
ITF Juniors: Boys singles 2nd seed Sacchitt goes down to France's Erhard
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 9:45:04 PM IST
France's Mathys Erhard pulled off an upset of sorts beating second seed Indian Sacchitt Sharma 4-6, 6-3, 7-6(5) in the first round of the boys singles under-18 ITF Juniors tennis championship at the Dakshin Kalikata Sansad on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Students protest at Jadavpur University continues for second day
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST
Protesting the provisions of a bill that allegedly seeks an apolitical students' union, students of Jadavpur University continued their sit-in for the second day on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Investors pledge big investments at Bengal business meet
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST
Several corporate houses on Tuesday came forward with big investment proposals for West Bengal and right at the start of "Bengal Global Business Summit" here an estimated Rs 17,000 crore worth of investments were pledged by top business houses. ... read..


 
Mamata's picture defaced in Kolkata varsity campus
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's picture on a hoarding was found defaced on Tuesday inside the Jadavpur University campus where students are on a protest against a bill seeking to regulate administration of state varsities and colleges. ... read..


 
Love, not pressure in Bengal; people will give hearts to investors: Mamata (Lead)
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 6:45:04 PM IST
In an effort to move away from West Bengal's 'investor-wary' image and woo much-needed investments, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said its people will dedicate their hearts to Indian and foreign industrialists if they infused capital in the st ... read..


 
Italy signs its 1st MoU in BGBS 2018
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
The Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) 2018 got off to a flying start today with the participation of nine countries. The visiting Italian delegation of almost thirty is led by ArtValley, an organisation that has got in business houses to the BGBS sinc ... read..


 
SpiceJet to explore manufacturing of sea planes in Bengal
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 6:15:04 PM IST
Private airline SpiceJet would like to explore the possibility of manufacturing of sea planes in West Bengal as the state has potential for it, its chairman Ajay Singh said here on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Captains of Indian industries reiterates their commitment to pump in investment in Bengal Business Summit
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Captains of Indian industries today reiterated their commitment to pump in investment in Bengal.Bengal Global Business Summit Speaking at Bengal Global Business Summit, industrialist Laxmi Mittal said, "Today's Bengal shows great change - officers com ... read..


 
Bengal is investment destination now: Mamata
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today inaugurated the two-day business summit at Biswa Bangla Convention Centre. Speaking on the occasion, Ms Banerjee thanked the captains of the industry present there. She highlighted the advantages and opportunities ... read..


 
Mukesh Ambani wants to be partnered in making " Best Bengal" nearly Rs 50,000 cr investment assured in first few hours
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Responding to chief minister Mamata Banerjee's appeal for liberal investments, India's leading industrialists like Mukesh Ambani, Sajjan Jindal, Sanjiv Goenka among others today categorically specified their investment funds to several thousands crores of ... read..


 
No pressure, intimidation in Bengal, only love, Mamata tells industrialists
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 4:45:04 PM IST
In an effort to shed West Bengal's investor wary image and woo much-needed capital, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the people of the state will dedicate their heart to Indian and foreign industrialists if they infused capital in the state. ... read..


 
Basking under protection, steel makers charge huge premium in domestic market over export price: EEPC
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Basking under a slew of "protectionist" measures initiated by the government, the Indian steel makers are enjoying a huge premium in the domestic market, up to USD 200 a tonne, cutting into the competitiveness of highly employment-oriented user industr ... read..


 
Jio to cover 100% Bengal population by December 2018: Ambani (Lead)
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST
Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani said on Tuesday the Jio network will cover 100 per cent of West Bengal's population by December 2018 and also committed over Rs 5,000 crore of investments in the state for non-Jio businesses in the next three yea ... read..


 
Polish cos interested to partner in mining, energy, food processing: Magierowski
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Poland is highly interested in partnering with the Indian companies in underground coal mining and energy, apart from food processing, Mr. Marek Magierowski, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland said yesterday. He was speaking on the side lines of ... read..


 
Jio to cover 100% Bengal population by December 2018: Ambani
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2018 1:45:05 PM IST
Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Tuesday said the Jio network will cover 100 per cent of West Bengal's population by December 2018 and also committed over Rs 5,000 crore of investments in the state for non-Jio businesses in the next three yea ... read..


 
Bengal Global Business Summit 2018 to begin today
Kolkata | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST
Bengal Global Business Summit 2018 is all set to begin today. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the two-day business summit at Biswa Bangla Convention Centre at 11 AM. The 2-day long BGBS 2018 will bring together policy makers, corporate lea ... read..


 
Polish companies may explore commercial mining in India
Kolkata | Monday, 2018 11:15:04 PM IST
Polish companies may explore opportunities at commercial coal mining in India if conditions are right, said a minister from the eastern European country here on Monday. ... read..


 
China won't attempt further misadventure in Arunachal: GOC Eastern Command
Kolkata | Monday, 2018 10:15:04 PM IST
Claiming that China had "apologised" for breaching Indian territory in Arunachal Pradesh's Tuting area during road construction, GOC-in-C, Eastern Command, Lt Gen Abhay Krishna on Monday said the Chinese would not try such misadventures again as the footp ... read..


 
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