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53 min ago | The Telegraph
Durgapur, July 9: A Trinamul MLA in Durgapur has written to police urging them to stop "extortion" by a construction-materials syndicate allegedly run by a party colleague, the first such letter to the law-enforcers by a ruling party leader.
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5 hrs ago | The Telegraph
Howrah, a view from the top. Urban development minister Firhad Hakim on Wednesday promised to turn it into a mega city Howrah could shed years of hurt as Calcutta's neglected sister to become a mega city if urban development minister Firhad Hakim's promise on Wednesday comes true.
6 hrs ago | Nerve News
Slamming the central government over price rise, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee said her party would give a befitting reply to the NDA government for the way West Bengal was deprived and humiliated in the Railway Budget.
10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com
The Calcutta High Court Wednesday asked the West Bengal government to spell out its stand on the rape-and-violence remarks made by Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha member Tapas Paul.
14 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai
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Siliguri, July 8: North Bengal development minister Gautam Deb today unveiled a host of projects that he said would 'render a facelift to Siliguri', a move touted as a bid by the Trinamul Congress to boost the party's prospects in the civic elections scheduled for later this year.
A 10-minute smart shower on Tuesday afternoon was described as dress rehearsal for a big monsoon show scheduled for Thursday.
D.V. Sadananda Gowda never mentioned Calcutta in his budget speech but the city of stuck railway projects can take heart from the budget's emphasis on pending schemes.
Calcutta's is looking for some help from the sun to satiate its growing hunger for power, which touched an all-time high of 2,042MW in the afternoon of June 12 in the CESC-served areas.
MD of Mineral Area Development Authority Ravindra Singh has been meeting state finance secretary Amrendra Pratap Singh over the last two days to speed up restructuring of the oldest, but cash strapped, civic body of Dhanbad.
Amid the huge uproar over Bengal being "deprived" in the Rail Budget, the observers feel that the problem lies with the state and not with the Railways.
The PLASA Foundation announces its 2014 Behind the Scenes Holiday Cards, created by an impressive array of all-star designers and young talent - Chris Barreca, Marci Bilskie, Alexander Dodge, Andrew Hefter, Todd Rosenthal, and Donyale Werle.
Finally, NDA government presented its railway budget today in the parliament and opened its surprise hamper and tried their best to bless railways with boons.
July 7: A worker of Red Bank Tea Estate in the Dooars who was suffering from paralysis died today, the 31st death in the garden ever since it was shut in October last year.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 09:25 pm
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