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Food scare in dash for land
Bengal might be staring at a crisis of food if the trend to convert farmland for industry or infrastructure projects continues, land and land reforms minister Abdur Rezzak Mollah said in the Assembly today....  | Read.. 
 
Language hurdle in trade run
Language proved to be the biggest hurdle for the 98 traders from this side of the border who reached Renquinggang yesterday ...  | Read.. 
 
Row over unclaimed military equipment
It began with sophisticated military equipment being found in the unclaimed baggage section of the New Jalpaiguri (NJP) ...  | Read.. 
 
Health tips to stop malaria
District health department officials, representatives of the mahakuma parishad and local NGOs think that the lack of awa ...  | Read.. 
 
Asok eyes growth pie
With the entire state experiencing a boom in the industrial sector and inflow of investments, Siliguri is no exception. ...  | Read.. 
 
Allies fight over civic post
A fight broke out among the grand alliance partners yesterday over the chairman-in-council posts of Englishbazar Municip ...  | Read.. 
 
Border districts go without ration cards
Residents of seven blocks, contiguous to the Bangladesh border, are not being issued fresh ration cards for more than a year ...  | Read.. 
 
Take-off delayed for Malda flights
The reintroduction of commercial flights to and from here is being delayed forever with several hurdles cropping up ever ...  | Read.. 
 
Tanker strike fuels crisis
As tankers remained off the road here for the fourth day today, petrol pumps in the Manipur capital were forced to close ...  | Read.. 
 
Bangla-bound sugar seized
In two separate raids conducted jointly by police, the Border Security Force (BSF) and the customs department, 1,866 qui ...  | Read.. 
 
Hill Congress office in shambles
The rickety office building of the Congress here seems to reflect the pathetic condition of the party in the hill subdiv ...  | Read.. 
 
Vet boost for Dooars
Very soon all the five wildlife divisions in north Bengal will have veterinary surgeons. ...  | Read.. 
 
New brokerage house
That the investment climate is getting hotter in the town was evident today with the opening of the branch office of a n ...  | Read.. 
 
Bamboo artefacts, popular among tourists, at a store in the supermarket in Kalimpong. Picture by Chinlop Fudong Lepcha
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