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Howrah: Police fire tear gas shells, water cannons in clash with students over job crisis in Bengal

September 13, 2019 3:42 pm

As soon as protesters broke the barricades and began pelting stones, a clash ensued between both parties. Sources said that several protesters were seriously injured, who were taken to the Howrah State General Hospital.

Howrah: Zomato executives protest against delivering pork, beef

August 12, 2019 7:09 am

The incident comes close on the heels of an incident in Jabalpur when a customer refused to accept an order from Zomato as it was assigned to a Muslim delivery executive.

Cop on life support after mob attacks police team during raid, seven arrested

January 07, 2018 3:10 am

Around six months ago, the two groups had clashed, after which the police had begun looking for Motiyar, who had gone missing.

Girl jumps from second floor to escape rape in West Bengal

March 07, 2016 3:04 pm

The incident happened when the woman, who is a resident of Liluah in Howrah, went to her boyfriend's place who told her that his sister wanted to meet her.

Howrah facelift: Japan set to invest Rs 500 crore to revive 15,000 industries

November 04, 2015 12:05 am

In the first phase, Japan will reportedly invest Rs 500 crore to revive 15,000 medium and small industries in Howrah.

Dust storm in Bengal leaves 200 homeless

July 29, 2015 1:08 pm

The dust storm, accompanied by heavy rains, lashed Chara Panchla Badamtala village under Panchla police station last evening.

Violence in Howrah after councillor’s brother dies

April 18, 2015 12:29 am

The incident is a fall-out of a clash between two groups in which two persons were injured on Apr 7.

‘He was a master of spins’

January 06, 2015 4:08 am

Pandit Chitresh Das, was known for his virtuosity on stage and his Kathak training abroad.

Not enough funds to revive Howrah plant: Shalimar Paints

July 21, 2014 10:17 am

The Howrah plant, which employed 154 workers, was gutted in fire in March this year.

Shalimar Paints pleads inability to revive Howrah plant

July 20, 2014 12:18 pm

"The company does not have the required financial strength to rebuild and repair the Howrah plant," said a company spokesman.


Mentally unstable man climbs over train in Lucknow

February 26, 2016 8:05 am

Lucknow, Feb 26 (ANI): Railway officials had a tough time when a man likely to be mentally unstable climbed over the top of Doon Express. After half-an-hour struggle, the Government Railway Police (GRP) personnel succeeded in bringing the man down. Station Master RK Baghel informed that a high-tension wire running over the train created trouble in the rescue work. Eastern Railway's Doon Express runs between Howrah Junction and Dehradun.