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CIMA Gallary
In Haldia, personal interests always came before general interests: French investor

Foreign partner speaks out

Louis Dreyfus Armateurs, the foreign partner in Haldia Bulk Terminals (HBT), has said it has been forced to conclude that “in Bengal, especially in Haldia, the private and personal interests of some people always come before the general interests of the port and the country”....   | Read..
 

Voice of 2010 catches up

The following is a translated transcript of a tape obtained by news channel ABP Ananda, featuring a speech attributed to Trinamul Congress MP Subhendu Adhikari in March 2010. ...   | Read..

 

Kolkata Port Trust withdraws plea in HC against private operator HBT

Updated: 2 November 2012; 14:58 hrs(IST)
The Calcutta High Court on Friday dismissed as withdrawn a prayer by the Kolkata Port Trust KoPT) seeking direction to Haldia Bulk Terminals (HBT) to resume its normal cargo handling operation...   | Read..
 

PM prepares team for ‘hard times’

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh read a “hard times” lecture to his reconstituted council of ministers today and tasked finance minister P. Chidambaram with spelling...   | Read..
 

Gas price hike on hold

The Centre tonight put on hold the latest increase in the price of non-subsidised cooking gas....   | Read..
 

Graft slur on army officer

The CBI has filed a chargesheet against an assistant garrison engineer (independent), Umroi military station, who was caught red-handed accepting a bribe of Rs 25,000 fro...   | Read..
 

Basmati harvest sows hope for Assam farmers

A cherished paddy, similar to Basmati, has made its debut in Assam with farmers at Lahowal in Dibrugarh district having successfully harvested a crop of it....   | Read..
 
Edouard Louis-Dreyfus, the chief executive officer of LDA, the French partner in HBT
Foreign partner speaks out
 
 
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