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Indian Coast Guard evacuates Indonesian mariner from merchant tanker

MT Celosia, a Hong Kong flag ship was on its way from Vishakapatnam to Haldia when, its chief officer Anton Rumlawang, aged 57 years, complained of severe pain in his shoulder accompanied by acute gastroenteritis, ICG spokesman said.

Mamata threatens legal action against media for "misquoting"

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today accused a section of the media of "distorting her statement with a purpose" and threatened to take legal action against them if this continued.


‘Haldia port 100% normal’

Trinamool Congress MP from Tamluk,Suvendu Adhikary,who has been spearheading the labour agitation at Haldia dock that led to the cargo-handling firm HBT’s exit,on Friday echoed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s “nothing happened” remark saying Haldia port was “100 per cent normal”.

HBT rebuts all charges

With Trinamool Congress ministers and Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) authorities making various allegations against the ABG-LDA led Haldia Bulk Terminal (HBT),which decided to pull out from Haldia dock amid labour problems,the cargo-handling firm on Friday rebutted the charges.

KoPT bungles plea

In a major goof up,the Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) on Friday moved a plea in the Calcutta High Court saying that it wanted to withdraw its October 26 writ petition seeking direction to Haldia Bulk Terminals (HBT) to resume its normal cargo handling operation at Haldia dock.

Shocked,industry groups want CM to act

The decision of ABG group to end its operations in Haldia dock and pullout from Bengal shocked the industry groups in the state and has demanded actions so that a positive message is sent to the investors.


Two ships run aground at Haldia dock in Bengal

With the draught situation worsening in the Haldia dock,two ships recently touched the river bottom on two consecutive days.

Explosives cargo held up at Haldia dock

The local police have withdrawn a no-objection certificate it had given earlier to cargo ship M V Fani,which has been waiting at sand heads to unload 12,000 tonnes of ammonium nitrate at the Haldia dock...