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CREDAI to train unskilled labour

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

The construction industry is the second largest in the country after agriculture, accounting 11 per cent of India's GDP. Despite this, the industry faces a grave challenge of unskilled workforce. Whi

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SIAM to release documents on hybrids, alternatives in Auto Expo

Kolkata |Friday, 2018 5:15:04 PM IST

Automobile manufacturers body SIAM is hoping to release documents on hybrid and other alternative fuel vehicles during the upcoming auto expo, an official said here on Friday.

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DFP organizes a workshop on Intensified Mission Indradhanush

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

Directorate of Field Publicity, Kolkata held a day-long workshop on "Intensified Mission Indradhanush (IMI), Mission Parivar Vikas, TB, Leprosy, etc." here in in the city today. Giving a present

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How many proposals made at Bengal business summit fructify? (News Analysis)

Kolkata |Friday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST

Against the backdrop of only half of the about Rs 8 lakh crore (over $125 billion) investments proposed in the past three editions of Bengal Global Business Summit reaching the "process" stage, the ju

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Fire at Kolkata manufacturing unit, no injuries

Kolkata |Friday, 2018 10:45:05 PM IST

A massive fire broke out at a manufacturing unit here on Friday, a fire brigade official said. Nobody was injured in the incident.

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Himalayan Club to celebrate its 90th year existence in city with 2-day programme

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

India's oldest adventure outfit, Himalayan Club today announced to celebrate its 90th year of existence with two-day programme at Asutosh Birth Centenary Auditorium in the city from Saturday, club vic

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Minerva FC flag match-fixing attempt; AIFF asks for details

Kolkata |Thursday, 2018 2:15:04 PM IST

Acting on I-League leaders Minerva Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj's tweet that bribes were offered to two of his players in an alleged match-fixing attempt, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has

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Alert local people save a possible train accident after noticing crack on Sealdah-Bongaon section

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

Some alert of local people today averted a possible train accident near Dum Dum station on Sealdah-Bongaon section of Eastern Railway (ER) when they noticed a crack on the rails and waved red blanket

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Minerva Punjab boss Ranjit Bajaj writes to AIFF about match fixing offer got his two players

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

Punjab Minerva FC chief Ranjit Bajaj has alleged that his two players had been offered with Rs 30 lakh each for match fixing in the current top tier I-League, being conducted by country's supreme foo

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FIR against AMRI hospital and its medics after death of 29-month-old girl

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

An FIR was today filed against the AMRI Hospitals, Mukundapur, its CEO and a medic after death of a 29-month-old girl, Atri Dey, and the aggrieved parents called on chief minister Mamata Banerjee an

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Minerva FC flag match-fixing attempt; AIFF assures 'zero tolerance' (Lead)

Kolkata/New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 5:15:04 PM IST

Acting on I-League leaders Minerva Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj's tweet that bribes were offered to two of his players in an alleged match-fixing attempt, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on T

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Mamata to give away Tele Samman awards today

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will felicitate personalities from the Bengali television world today. The Tele Samman awards ceremony will be held at Nazrul Mancha. The Tele Samman

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