Calcutta, India Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. TET results this weekNew teachers to join by weekend: West Bengal govtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Indian Express

    ONCE RESULTS of Teachers Eligibility Test are declared, around 12,000 primary teachers would join duty by the weekend, the West Bengal Board of Primary Education said on Wednesday. "New teachers would join schools by this weekend Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had asked us to take steps to appoint primary school teachers at the earliest," board president Manik Bhattacharya said.

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  2. FEATURE - Ex-pimp helps trafficked women cook their way to new HK lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... the sort of women he once sold for sex to be abused by the wealthy clients he calls "johns". Born in Calcutta, India, Biswas trained as a chef then worked in top hotels. But aged 21, he changed tack, discovered the underworld of Mumbai's discos, and ...

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  3. East Bengal hope to break Mumbai jinxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: East Bengal will look to break their Mumbai FC jinx and consolidate their position at the top of the table in a Round VI I-League clash at Barasat Stadium on Wednesday. East Bengal have not won against Mumbai FC in three years, something coach Trevor James Morgan would like to change, especially when they are currently in superb form with four wins on the trot.

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  4. Stalled Metro projects slay old delay demonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Telegraph

    Jan. 30: Five of the six problem-ridden Metro projects in Calcutta have had breakthrough moments in the past few months, be it breaking a stubborn land logjam or sealing a tricky eviction plan. Like the other overhead stations of the East-West Metro, the roof of the Salt Lake stadium station has been designed to let in natural light.

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  5. BengalRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 28 | The Telegraph

    The state government has decided to build an elevated road on top of a highway that connects Calcutta to north Bengal and the Northeast to avoid land acquisition on a Barasat stretch where... A 200-strong mob, including teachers, ransacked a police station in Burdwan, assaulted cops and damaged 10 vehicles, a day after the chief minister announced plans to enact...

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  6. Land pill: elevated roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, Jan. 28: The state government has decided to build an elevated road on top of a highway that connects Calcutta to north Bengal and the Northeast to avoid land acquisition on a Barasat stretch where encroachers have held the administration to ransom and prevented the expansion of the road for years. The government will erect pillars to build the elevated 4km road, going for vertical four-laning of the NH34 stretch instead of lateral expansion, working its way around protests that have delayed the widening of the highway.

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  7. Fifth Columnist : Trump's next moveRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | Mydigitalfc.com

    Archives of the 1962 India-China war, which were declassified in the 1990s in the US, have this particularly poignant moment when all seemed lost for the Indians. China's Peoples' Liberation Army was seriously threatening the entire Brahmaputra Valley and it was clear that unless something was done immediately to stem the tide, virtually the whole of Assam, Tripura, Manipur and Nagaland would go into Chinese hands.

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  8. The perfect storm descending upon America: sociological impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Sonoran News

    ... village in Sudan or Somalia? What if a plane lifted you out of Chicago, Illinois and transported you to Calcutta, India? What would you do when you arrived? First of all, no housing, no toilets, no safe food and no clean water! No jobs, no ...

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  9. 22 interesting #ThisDayThatYear facts about R-dayRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Jan. 26 : No other sight holds the power of filling the hearts of Indians with pride and nostalgia than the sight of the country's armed forces displaying their might in the air and land as they take part in the annual parade down the Rajpath. Tableaux of different states, symbolising our country's rich cultural diversity are the general knowledge enhancers for children and the tricolour fluttering in the background on January 26, India's Republic Day, is a treat to watch for every Indian.

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  10. EB are bullish on ArnabRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Trevor James Morgan is drawing inspiration from East Bengal's come-from-behind win against Bengaluru FC in their last match in this I-League. "I have only watched them play on TV... They are a good team.

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  11. Mother behind Nicole Kidman's blockbuster Lion speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Daily Mail

    'I died every day my son was missing': Real life mother behind Nicole Kidman's blockbuster Lion reveals pain of losing her six-year-old boya then 'seeing God' when he used Google earth to find her 25 years later Five-year-old Saroo had gone with his brother, 14, to train station to beg because the family were so poor But Saroo fell asleep on a train and found himself alone in Calcutta and unable to speak the local language He was taken to Australia where loving parents brought him up, but he never gave up quest to find mother He discovered his mother in dirt-poor home village she had refused to leave in case her son ever came back Now his real mother has spoken of the pain of losing her beloved son, and the incredible joy of being reunited 'I died a little every day in those 25 years without him.

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  12. Why Gandhi can never be erased from historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Rediff.com

    Because no other leader cared for Indians as selflessly as he did -- and it all started from a remote corner at the edge of this vast country, 100 years ago. Rediff.com 's Archana Masih travels to Bhitiharwa in Champaran, Bihar, where Gandhi began his walk into history.

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  13. Some Essential Info On Flight Ticket Booking Online International Through TravRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | PR Log

    CALCUTTA, India - Jan. 23, 2017 - PRLog -- It works traveler administrations to almost 43 urban communities in India and abroad. A noteworthy name in India, this bearer is known to offer brilliant administrations to its clients that have helped it to end up distinctly one of the favored selections of individuals.

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  14. Romancing the era of 78 rpm gramophone recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Merinews

    On my first birthday , my father brought an HMV gramophone player to our home in Kashmiri Gate. Since then, there was music playing all day long, in an otherwise quiet household.

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  15. Robin gives BFC the bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta/Mumbai: East Bengal defeated champions Bengaluru FC 2-1 in a high-profile I-League match at the Barasat Stadium on Sunday. Robin Singh struck the match-winner as East Bengal made a stunning second-half comeback to upset Bengaluru FC.

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  16. Woakes keeps cool to stop India chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: When Jake Ball dropped Virat Kohli, it seemed India would have a ball chasing the 300-plus total, again. Virat couldn't stay long enough at the crease to finish the game, but Kedar Jadhav almost did it.

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  17. The counter-inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The Telegraph

    Hundreds of thousands of women flooded the streets as an unparalleled wave of "counter-inauguration" rolled in Washington and several other capitals on Saturday, a day after the inauguration of Donald Trump's presidency. Organisers said the protests against Trump's campaign rhetoric and misogynistic behaviour drew nearly 5 million across the world, far surpassing expectations.

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  18. University of Calcutta Admissions 2017: Apply now for Phd course at caluniv.ac.in24 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | India.com

    All the candidates will be required to apply through a prescribed format by February 16, 2017. In order to apply for the Phd course, aspirants need to have a Master's degree from a recognised university/institute.

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  19. I-League - Harmanjot Khabra seeks to paint Kolkata Blue from Red and Gold tingeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Goal.com

    'What goes around comes around.' This is one of the world's widely used idioms, applicable in a number of variegated themes.

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  20. Mittal right of way callRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, Jan. 20: A leading industrialist today sought a "uniform policy on right of way" for industry in the state at the Bengal Global Business Summit. "The government of West Bengal must have a uniform policy on right of way," said Rakesh Bharti Mittal, the vice-chairman of Bharti Enterprises.

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