India  /  Published 28.07.22

Hooch tragedy: cops transferred

On Thursday, the Gujarat Home Department transferred the Superintendents of Police of Botad and Ahmedabad in the Gujarat hooch tragedy. The agency also suspended six other cops following the deat...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ahmedabad

Business  /  Published 29.09.20

Methanol unit to help 4 states

Coal India has floated a global tender to set up a coal-to-methanol plant in Bengal. The project, with an estimated capital outlay of Rs 6,000 crore, will come up at the over three-decade-old coal car...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 27.02.19

SIT formed to probe Assam hooch deaths

District superintendent of police Pushpraj Singh on Wednesday said a special investigation team (SIT) has been constituted to probe into the hooch deaths in Golaghat.“We have formed a special invest...
By Ritupallab Saikia in Golaghat

North East  /  Published 05.10.18

Methanol fuel rolled out in Assam

The Namrup-based Assam Petrochemicals Limited (APL) on Friday rolled out the country’s first methanol-based cooking fuel, that will be cheaper than conventional LPG. Niti Aayog member V.K. Saraswat ...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

North East  /  Published 07.03.19

Portable kit cry in hooch aftermath

These are testing times for Assam’s excise department.Following the hooch tragedy that killed over 155 persons, mostly tea plantation workers in three gardens of Upper Assam’s Jorhat and Golaghat ...
By Avishek Sengupta in Guwahati


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