Ten fire tenders have been pressed into service to douse the raging fire on the 17th floor of Jeevan Sudha building, a fire brigade official said.
Kolkata-based hosiery maker Lux Industries today said it has roped in Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan as the brand ambassador for its brands Venus and Cott'swool.
West Bengal convenor of UFBU, Siddhartha Khan said that the government is ushering in privatisation and consolidation in the Indian banking sector in the garb of reforms
Besides, Sebi imposed a ban on the firm and its directors from accessing the capital markets for four years from the completion of refund. Goldmine Agro mobilised funds illegally through issuance of non-convertible redeemable debentures (NCDs).
"In the asset finance category our disbursal in FY17 was Rs 4,700 crore and this year we would like to see a growth of 25 per cent over last year. I am confident that FY18 would be a good year," Magma Fincorp (Asset Finance) president and CEO Kaushik Banerjee told reporters here.
Despite this, the general insurer reported a net profit of Rs 49 crore for fiscal 2017, massively down from Rs 151 crore in the previous fiscal and Kumar blamed it on higher provisioning towards liabilities.
The tunnel is a crucial link for the 16.4 km-long mass rapid transport (MRT) project being constructed by the Kolkata Metro Railway Corporation (KMRC) at an estimated cost of around Rs 9,000 crore.
He said given the geographical and cultural similarity between Bangladesh and West Bengal, the Center is hopeful that the rail connectivity would strengthen the relation more
This will be the 1986 World Cup winner's second visit to the city after December 2008 when thousands of fans gathered to welcome him past midnight at the airport.
PropTiger.com, on April 26, 2017, released the findings of its â€˜Realty Decoded Report‘ for the January-March quarter of the financial year 2016-17 (Q4, FY17). As per the report, the real estate sector in India R
Kolkata witnessed a jump in new home launches by 53.9 per cent, at 3,801 units, in the January-March 2017 quarter, against that in the previous quarter, according to real estate data, research and analytics R
Realty prices in the country, have been impacted by various factors over the past year, such as the GST bill, RERA, demonetisation and the support to affordable housing. Experts point out that property prices R
On the back of a recovering economy, India‘s office market is likely to remain firm in the coming quarters. The gross office take-up in India amounted to 9.3 million sq ft (8,63,998 sq m). R
A survey conducted by app-based cab aggregator Uber showed that Bengaluru was the most and Kolkata the least forgetful cities among the five metros including Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad.
Citizens of Kolkata will now be able to calculate their property tax themselves, with the passage of the Unit Area Assessment System in the Kolkata Municipal Corporation, on March 30, 2017. There was scope R
The company, which had launched the ONN brand of innerwear targeting younger people few years ago, is now focussing on the Rs 2,400 crore active wear market offering a casual and alternative line of clothing.
Residential real estate sector In 2016, about 89,000 residential units were launched across the six major cities in India, which is 34% less than the units launched in 2015. Out of the total new R
The fire broke out at around 10 PM near Bagri Bazar and 30 fire tenders were pressed into service. The fire intensified due to the presence of inflammable material, including plastic and gas cylinders in the godown, a senior official of the fire department said.
The airline, jointly owned by the Tata Group and Singapore Airlines, announced the launch of the two new flights as part of its summer schedule.
Noting that infrastructure was a prerequisite for attaining higher economic growth, Prabhu called the Nepal government and private sector to ramp up investment in construction of physical infrastructure.
As a strategy to grow its business, Bandhan Bank will continue to disburse a large chunk of loans as microcredit for some more time, founder and chief executive Chandra Shekhar Ghosh has said.
In its 2017-18 budget, the West Bengal government has slashed the stamp levy to 2% from the prevailing 6%-7% and the registration fee to 1% from 1.1%. In order to avail the benefit of R
The News Corp-backed portal, which recently merged Housing.com with itself, tracks primary residential markets of nine cities -- Gurgaon, Noida, Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata and Ahmedabad.
The company had reported a net profit of Rs 111.37 crore in October-December quarter a year ago, Berger Paints said in a BSE filing.