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Thursday , November 1 , 2012
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Nothing happen[ed/s] Haldia mess resurrects Bengal's ghosts

HBT seeks to pull out

Private cargo handler Haldia Bulk Terminals (HBT) has announced its decision to pull out, yanking back into the foreground the “Singur syndrome” that has been clouding the Bengal government’s efforts to attract job-generating projects....   | Read..

Charged chatter in HR rooms

Digital traffic between site offices in Haldia and corporate headquarters outside Bengal has multiplied in the past few days. Not because of a sudden surge in business bu...   | Read..


Non-subsidised LPG to cost more

Updated: 1 November 2012; 16:43 hrs(IST)
The price of non-subsidised cooking gas , which consumers buy beyond the cheaper quota...   | Read..

Govt gives ex-servicemen status to retired paramilitary staff

Updated: 1 November 2012; 18:30 hrs(IST)
The government has decided to give ex-servicemen status to the over 400,000 retired personnel of paramilitary and Central police forces, which will give them access to canteens and welfare facilities...   | Read..

CM shifts fare gear

The Mamata Banerjee government has green-lighted increases in transport fares, somersaulting to prevent a total collapse of an essential service and acknowledging under dures...   | Read..

OIL’s second African safari

Oil India Limited (OIL) has added yet another feather to its cap by commencing drilling activities in the African nation of Gabon yesterday, hopeful of striking oil. ...   | Read..

States to share data, remove ‘irritants’

Meghalaya and Assam today agreed to “share information” in order to bridge the communication gap and remove “irritants” which often contribute to the ...   | Read..

CBI scanner on KD Singh

The Central Bureau of Investigation is set to lodge a case against Rajya Sabha MP K.D. Singh amid suggestions that the Chandigarh-based industrialist was involved in a cash-f...   | Read..

HC censure prompts rethink by teachers

Over 80,000 striking para-teachers called off their two-month-long agitation today, hours after Jharkhand High Court directed the state government to take action against ...   | Read..

7 kids rescued in station raid

Two murders, a botched kidnap, a purported rape and now trafficking — the state’s coal capital is increasingly becoming unsafe for children....   | Read..
HBT seeks to pull out
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