TN’s interests over Palar river will be protected: Palaniswami

Chennai, Feb 12 Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Tuesday said that his government is taking all legal steps to protect Tamil Nadu’s rights over the Palar river. Replying to a special calling attention motion on the planned construction of 30 check dams across the Palar river by Andhra Pradesh, Palaniswami said his government is approaching the […]

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Eminent personalities call for industry status for Bengali sweet-making

Kolkata, Feb 12  It is high time Bengal’s sweet making is given industry status as the innovative spins given to the humble cottage cheese desserts have already won the hearts of connoisseurs all over the world, a panel of well-known personalities of Kolkata said on Monday. “Mishti (sweets) is no more a food item. This […]

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Bengal factory outlet fire: Five workers still missing

Kolkata, Feb 12 Five workers were untraceable even after 24 hours of the massive fire at a factory outlet in West Bengal’s Sodepur town in North 24 Parganas district, officials said on Tuesday. The government has assured stringent action against the owner for flouting rules. “The fire is now under control and a team is […]

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Deadline for selecting TV channels extended till March 31

New Delhi, Feb 12  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Tuesday extended the deadline for selection of TV channels by both cable and Direct-to-Home (DTH) subscribers till March 31. The decision comes after the regulator held a meeting with DTH operators and multi-system operators (MSO) on Monday, the TRAI said in a statement. […]

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