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News India » West Bengal: Bengal prodded to wrap up Power Grid project

News channel or source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/bengal-prodded-to-wrap-up-power-grid-project/articleshow/63021123.cms
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

KOLKATA: Union junior power minister R K Singh called up Bengal power minister Sovandeb Chattopadhyay on Tuesday over the Rs 1,200 crore Power Grid Corporation of India project that ... the project will transmit power from West Bengal to Purnia in Bihar.

News India » West Bengal: This agriculture startup is uplifting West Bengal’s farmer community through organic produce

News channel or source: https://yourstory.com/2018/02/agriculture-startup-onganic-foods/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Further, a dearth of innovation, basic infrastructure, market connect, and India’s overdependency on monsoons has ... According to National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), the income of a farmer in West Bengal is lower by 1.1 percent against the national ...

News India » West Bengal: BJP releases pictures of Bengal Minister with Choksi

News channel or source: http://www.abplive.in/india-news/bjp-releases-pictures-of-bengal-minister-with-choksi-654143
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Kolkata: Amid controversy over a photograph in which Nirav Modi, the main accused in Rs 11,300-crore bank fraud case, is seen standing with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the West Bengal BJP has ... The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) also used ...

News India » West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee Asks Ford to Build Manufacturing Plant in West Bengal

News channel or source: http://www.indiawest.com/news/india/mamata-banerjee-asks-ford-to-build-manufacturing-plant-in-west/article_8dbb98a2-1036-11e8-a018-77e5442270c7.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

"I have requested Ford to plan for a new manufacturing unit here in West Bengal. They have one in Chennai. He said he will look into it," Banerjee said while visiting the Mayapur ISKCON temple in the Nadia district. Ford India, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ...

News India » West Bengal: Inland Waterways Authority of India Engages KPMG

News channel or source: https://www.maritimeprofessional.com/news/inland-waterways-authority-india-engages-314142
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Jharkhand and West Bengal and facilitate inland waterway connectivity between mainland India and North-Eastern States. The development and operations of the NW-1 is estimated to create direct employment of 46,000 persons and indirect employment of 84,000 ...

News India » West Bengal: Centre urges West Bengal to resolve Bhangar power project issue

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2018/feb/21/centre-urges-west-bengal-to-resolve-bhangar-power-project-issue-1776882.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

KOLKATA: The Centre has asked the West Bengal government to sort out the power grid project ... against setting up of the proposed sub-station by Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL). They demanded the state government to return their land ...

News India » West Bengal: Santosh Trophy: Bengal meet Manipur in opener

News channel or source: http://www.ianslive.in/index.php?param=news/Santosh_Trophy_Bengal_meet_Manipur_in_opener-580024/SPORTS/9
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

... hosting of the prestigious event by the Indian Football Association," All India Football Federation (AIFF) General Secretary Kushal Das said. Apart from West Bengal and Manipur, Chandigarh, Kerala and Maharashtra are also in Group A. Goa, Mizoram ...

News India » West Bengal: India targets 1m metric tons of shrimp production by 2020

News channel or source: https://www.undercurrentnews.com/2018/02/12/india-targets-1m-metric-tons-of-shrimp-production-by-2020/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Overall, India produced 600,000t of shrimp in 2016/17, according to Sait. Other regions are growing fast, but are presently still relatively small producers compared with Andhra Pradesh. West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, and Odisha (see table below) -- also on the ...

News India » West Bengal: Centurion T20I: Proteas win toss, put India to bat first

News channel or source: https://www.aninews.in/news/sports/cricket/centurion-t20i-proteas-win-toss-put-india-to-bat-first201802212126320001/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

New Delhi [India], February 21 (ANI): Defending champions West Bengal will take on Manipur on the opening day as the 72nd edition of the National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy is set to kick-off in Kolkata on March 19. Centurion [South ...