Historic Town Hall building to
Kolkata, Dec 15 : The West Bengal government has decided to strengthen the Tuscan pillars of the historic Town Hall building here and make it earthquake-proof, officials said.
This will be a part of the building's restoration project, they said.
The decision of strengthening the 204-year-old building was taken, on the basis of the advice given by experts from IIT Roorkee, since the city witnessed a series of mild tremors in the last couple of years, a senior official at the Public Works Departm...
Restrictions imposed in
parts of Srinagar, Anantnag
Srinagar, Dec 15 : Authorities today imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar as well as Anantnag town to foil a proposed march by separatists to the south Kashmir district.
A police official said restrictions have been imposed in seven police station areas of Srinagar and Anantnag town as a precautionary measure......
Nov WPI inflation jumps to 3.93%
on high onion, veggie prices
New Delhi, Dec 14: Inflation based on wholesale price index (WPI) accelerated further to 3.93 per cent in November due to a sharp rise in onion prices and costlier seasonal vegetables, government data showed today......Read more