Kolkata Port Trust Kopt
News  /  Published 07.10.22

Low water level in Hooghly slows immersion of Durga Puja idols

Debasish Kumar, mayoral council member who supervises immersions on behalf of KMC, attributed the condition to ‘mora kotal’ on Dashami...
By Jayanta Basu and Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.09.22

80-year-old paddle ship Bhopal means business again post renovation

The ship began its new journey with a ride on the Hooghly on Panchami evening...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

News  /  Published 19.09.22

Kolkata Port Trust plans a night facelift to Howrah Bridge

Custodian mulls giant video screen, laser show and upgraded son et lumière...
By Sambit Saha in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.08.22

Mamata Banerjee consoles KMC councillor Ram Pyare Ram and family

TMC leader’s son was killed in a road accident on Saturday night...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.08.22

Death of TMC leader’s son bares craters on killer Kidderpore stretch

Stretch of road last repaired in 2018, says official of Kolkata Port Trust...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


News  /  Published 25.08.22

Hooghly heritage tour on restored 1944 steamer

Paddle vessel was made in UK’s Dumbarton shipyard...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 05.08.22

80-year-old paddle ship to sail on Hooghly for Kolkata Port Trust’s heritage tours

‘Paddle Ship Bhopal’ was built in England’s Dumbarton Shipyard in 1942 and is currently being renovated...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

News  /  Published 18.05.22

Flower vendor claims heritage Zenana Ghat lease

A visit to the ghat showed metal frames being screwed on to the walls and collapsible gates on the pillared entranceways...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.03.22

Inaction over apex court ruling on Esplanade bus terminus surprises HC

Supreme Court had upheld a 2007 high court order asking the state for relocation to keep the area around Victoria free from pollution...
By Our Legal Reporter, Our Bureau

News  /  Published 26.03.22

Oil spill barriers at Kolkata port after Bangladeshi vessel capsize

The barriers and other devices to soak oil from the water have been installed to prevent oil from spreading into the water...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata


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