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Kolkata gas leak victim's kin awarded ₹64 lakh relief ...

Jul 30, 2020· Kolkata gas leak victim's kin awarded ₹64 lakh relief Senior environment lawyers said that even though the NGT had earlier slapped fines amounting to crores of rupees on companies for ...

Kolkata Population 2020 (Demographics, Maps, Graphs)

Kolkata's 2020 population is now estimated at 14,850,066.In 1950, the population of Kolkata was 4,604,143.Kolkata has grown by 427,396 since 2015, which represents a 0.59% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects.These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Kolkata, which typically includes Kolkata…

How Social Media and Kolkata Police teamed up to save a ...

Aug 11, 2020· On Monday, Kolkata Police informed on the very social media where the SOS message was shot that the specific blood plasma had been arranged to help the patient. The official handle of Kolkata Police stated, "Last evening, the relative of a critical Covid-19 patient who was in dire need of plasma therapy, reached out to us on Twitter.

57-year-old man given false Covid-19 test report dies ...

It was a fake report," said a senior doctor of MR Bangur Hospital in Kolkata, the largest state-run Covid-designated hospital in the city, requesting anonymity. Police said that Bimal Sinha was ...

Kolkata woman makes for a rare collector of fountain pens ...

Jul 03, 2020· The world of collectors, if you look around, is largely male-dominated; which is to say that those who show off watches or rare editions of books or stamps accumulated over the years are ...

Kolkata Knight Riders owner bats for no mega auction in ...

Aug 10, 2020· The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to shelve the mega auction of cricketers for the 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The ongoing coronavirus crisis has already delayed the launch of the IPL 2020 season by more than five-and-a …

76 years of Japanese bombing in Kolkata: How World War II ...

Feb 14, 2019· 76 years ago, on the midnight of December 20, 1942, the then city of Calcutta (now Kolkata) jolted by the sounds of bomb blasts across the city as the World War II reached its peak.

Many gyms in Kolkata will open on August 6 - kolkata ...

A worker wearing a PPE kit sanitizes a gym at Peerless Inn hotel ahead of its reopening for the guests, during Unlock 3.0, in Kolkata. (PTI) Many gyms in the city are conducting online demo ...

Live: Watch Kolkata TV (Bengali) from India.

Kolkata is a 24/7 news TV channel broadcasting from Calcutta (Kolkata). Kolkata TV is the most vibrant and happening News Channel of Kolkata. The channel delivers news in real time. Transparency, neutrality and in depth analysis are key notes.

Kolkata lockdown news: Today's updates from your city ...

May 14, 2020· (PTI) Update at 4.48pm: Private bus operators in Kolkata have readied a proposal to raise the minimum fare to Rs 20, which is nearly three times …

The Lead: Impact of coronavirus on hawkers in Kolkata ...

Jul 30, 2020· Q: The busy streets of Kolkata are not new to the sounds of hawkers yelling out to sell their products, but as the eclipse of the pandemic began to gain ground across the world.A pall of …

Mobile Control Post (MCP) vehicle reaches Kolkata airport ...

1 · The Mobile Command Post (MCP) vehicle, which was commissioned by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) on the 30th of April, reached the Kolkata airport on Wednesday, amidst the Coronavirus lockdown imposed by the state government. The move, a …

Current Local Time in Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Current local time in India – West Bengal – Kolkata. Get Kolkata's weather and area codes, time zone and DST. Explore Kolkata's sunrise and sunset, moonrise and moonset.

Kolkata medics join UK peers in e-concerts, commemorate ...

KOLKATA: So how are doctors beating the Covid blues? Well, here's one way. ... Essex, along with the doctors from Kolkata, Essex and other parts of the world had more than 40 performers from India ...

Longest Bus Route From London To Kolkata

Jun 30, 2020· A picture of passengers at the Victoria Coach Station, London, boarding the bus apparently right before its first run on the world's longest coach route--between London and Kolkata--is now going viral online. The single fare between Kolkata and London was 85 pounds (Rs 7,889) which is pretty expensive given the year the bus service began.

Economy of Kolkata - Wikipedia

Kolkata was the capital of the British Indian Empire until 1911. Throughout British Raj, the city was a major port and commerce center in world economy. The Partition of India in 1947 was a major blow to the once flourishing economy during the world wars, it removed most of the hinterland, cutting down the supply of the human resource and a took away a huge portion of its market.

'Harvard Hyderabad' or 'Oxford Kolkata': Can India attract ...

Aug 13, 2020· Indian writers are famous around the world. And so on. The universities that open significant branches in India thus would become among the very best in the world …

Kolkata consular official briefs Queen Elizabeth on COVID ...

Jul 26, 2020· Kolkata Consular Official Briefs Queen Elizabeth On COVID-19 Repatriation Queen Elizabeth II heard at length from a Kolkata-based Indian consular officer at a British Deputy High Commission about the close collaboration between the UK and India during the repatriation efforts related to the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown.

Coronavirus | In Kolkata, hospitals tie up with hotels to ...

Jul 21, 2020· Kolkata, July 21, 2020 20:12 IST Updated: July 22, 2020 11:30 IST Besides being a smart business move, the "isolation package" also includes continuous on-site …

Kolkata: Police arrest man for duping dozens with promise ...

Kolkata: Police arrest man for duping dozens with promise of testing their swab samples Last week, Kolkata Police had arrested three persons for providing a fake report to a Covid-19 patient ...

This Was 'World's Longest Bus Route' From Kolkata To ...

The double-decker bus was known as Albert and the trips covered by it were called Albert tours. Interestingly, this was the world's longest bus route and one side travel between London and Kolkata on it would cost £145 ( around ₹13518), which was undoubtedly a whopping amount in those days.

Kolkata surveys damage after bearing brunt of Cyclone ...

May 21, 2020· The Indian city of Kolkata has been left devastated by the worst cyclone it has seen in 100 years, which swept through India and Bangladesh on Wednesday and killed at least 84 people.. Kolkata ...

Covid-19 patient tries to jump off Kolkata hospital ...

A Covid-19 patient in Kolkata tried to jump off a hospital building on Saturday after breaking the windowpane with an oxygen cylinder but was saved by an alert health worker, police said.

Kolkata FF Result Today 11.8.2020: Kolkata Fatafat Online ...

Aug 11, 2020· Also Read:Kolkata FF Result Today 10.8.2020: Kolkata Fatafat Online Result Live (Updated) All about Kolkata FF. Interested participants will have to log on to the official website of the Kolkatta FF, There are various kinds of Bazi's in Kolkata …

Kolkata - Economy | Britannica

Kolkata - Kolkata - Economy: Kolkata's position as one of India's preeminent economic centres is rooted in its manufacturing industries, its financial and trade activities, and its role as a major port; it is also a major centre for printing, publishing, and newspaper circulation, as well as for recreation and entertainment. Among the products of Kolkata's hinterland have been coal, iron ...

Kolkata | History, Population, Government, & Facts ...

Kolkata (formerly Calcutta), city, capital of West Bengal state, and former capital (1772–1911) of British India. It is one of India's largest cities and one of its major ports. The city is centered on the east bank of the Hugli River, about 96 miles upstream from the head of the Bay of Bengal.

Kolkata - Latest News, Politics, Events, Entertainment ...

Kolkata - Stay updated with latest News, Lifestyle & Entertainment, Restaurants & Food, Events, Politics, Climate Updates, from Kolkata, West Bengal

Amphan: Kolkata devastated as cyclone kills scores in ...

May 21, 2020· A tale of two disasters. By Shamik Bag, Kolkata. On one of Kolkata's oldest streets, Rabindra Sarani, special prayers are being offered at the Kumartuli Sai Baba temple.

Kolkata metro gets India's deepest metro ventilation shaft ...

Aug 10, 2020· West Bengal Kolkata metro gets India's deepest metro ventilation shaft. India's first underwater metro twin tunnel project in Kolkata, East West Metro, added another feather to its cap on Monday (August 10) by getting India's deepest metro ventilation shaft on the banks of river Hooghly at 43.5m depth equalling 15-storey building.

Kolkata: Victoria Memorial Hall, Indian Museum focus on ...

Aug 01, 2020· KOLKATA: While most national monuments and museums under the Union ministry of culture have been thrown open, two major museums with high footfall — Victoria Memorial Hall and Indian Museum ...

New Market, Kolkata - Wikipedia

New Market is a market in Kolkata situated on Lindsay Street, beside Free School Street (Mirza Ghalib Street/Rani Rasmoni Road). Although primarily "New Market" referred to the original enclosed market, today in local parlance, the entire shopping area is often known as "New Market".

Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata among world's top 20 most ...

Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata among world's top 20 most populous cities. On World Population Day today, we take a look at the 20 most populated cities in the world, and the challenges that need to be ...