West Bengal  /  Published 20.08.19

Mamata renews stand on Tajpur port

Bengal chief minister on Tuesday iterated that her government would develop the proposed deep-sea port in East Midnapore’s Tajpur on its own even though Nabanna is yet to formally communicate its de...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Digha

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.19

The ups and downs of prawn farming

Tajpur is in Bengal’s Midnapore district, 200 kilometres from Calcutta. Adjoining the Bay of Bengal, its stark landscape is pockmarked with tiny plots filled with water and covered with fine blue ne...
By Moumita Chaudhuri in

West Bengal  /  Published 31.05.20

Migrants treated as outcasts

Seven returned migrant workers have been forced to continue their quarantine from the veranda of their village ICDS centre after a squall destroyed their makeshift pandal on May 27.The seven, who had ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.19

Bengal drops Centre from Tajpur port

Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced that her government would on its own develop a proposed deep-sea port in East Midnapore’s Tajpur, signalling intent to no longer involve ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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