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Power outage in West Bengal, many trains stranded (Lead)


July 31st, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 31 (IANS) There was no power in all of West Bengal, with the exception of some parts of the state capital, as the Eastern Grid collapsed suddenly ... Read more...

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CESC’s Q3 net profit down 33 percent


February 13th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) Power utility CESC Limited, an RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group company, Monday reported a 32.73 percent dip in its net profit for the quarter ended Dec 31, 2011, ... Read more...

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CESC’s net profit dips 26 percent in Q2


November 9th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 9 (IANS) Power utility CESC Limited, a RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group company, Wednesday reported a 26 percent dip in its net profit at Rs.144 crore in the second quarter ... Read more...

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Another injury setback for Barca as Fabregas tears a muscle


October 2nd, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 2 (IANS) FC Barcelona have suffered another injury setback with midfielder Cesc Fabregas ruled out of for three weeks due to a muscle injury in his ... Read more...

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Kolkata power firm may hike tariff


August 9th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 9 (IANS) The RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group-owned city power utility company CESC may hike its tariff if the price of coal increases, said a company official Tuesday."If the prices ... Read more...

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Kolkata hit by power cuts


August 2nd, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) Vast areas of Kolkata have been experiencing severe power outage since Sunday night after a transformer at a power substation caught fire.A transformer of Jeerat substation ... Read more...

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CESC’s Haldia thermal power project by 2013-14


July 29th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) The 600 MW thermal power project at West Bengal's Haldia, being developed by power utility CESC Limited - a RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group company, is scheduled to ... Read more...

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CESC’s net profit up 12.7 percent


June 24th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 24 (IANS) City-based power utility company CESC Ltd Friday announced that its profit after tax (PAT) for the year 2010-11 increased to Rs.488 crore from Rs.433 crore during ... Read more...

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Gunners, Barca in bitter bust up over footie wonderkid Toral


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb.22 (ANI): Arsenal and Barcelona are locked in a bitter bust-up over the former trying to snatch 16-year-old wonderkid Jon Miquel Toral Harper from their academy, just like they did ... Read more...

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Fabregas says Arsenal afraid of losing big games


December 20th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 20 (ANI): Cesc Fábregas has admitted Arsenal were "scared" of losing to Manchester United at Old Trafford last Monday and that they fear defeat in major fixtures.Arsenal lost 1-0 ... Read more...

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Debt ridden Barca loses hope of snaring Fabregas


November 18th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Barcelona FC's chances of attracting Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas have receded after it was revealed that the club is 400 million pounds in debt - the biggest ... Read more...

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CESC’s net profit up 23.02 percent in Q2


November 4th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 3 (IANS) Power utility CESC'S net profit for the second quarter of the current (2010-11) fiscal has shot up to Rs.155 crore, registering a growth of 23.02 percent over the ... Read more...

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Haldia Energy to raise Rs.1,000 crore


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 3 (IANS) Haldia Energy Limited, a subsidiary of power utility CESC, will mop up around Rs.1,000 crore by tapping private equity funds by February next year.Haldia Energy, which will part-finance ... Read more...

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Orissa inks deals for industrial training centres


July 9th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 9 (IANS) The Orissa government Friday signed agreements with at least 13 companies for setting up industrial training centres in the state, an official said. Technical Education and Training Director Anil ... Read more...

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Spain’s midfield maestros playing on German minds


July 6th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, July 6 (DPA) Germany will be playing against many Lionel Messis, says Joachim Loew, who probably has Spain's midfield maestros Andres Iniesta and Xavi most in mind ahead of Wednesday's ... Read more...

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Manchester City to make 50 million pound bid for Fabregas


April 11th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 11(ANI): Manchester City is reportedly preparing to break the British transfer record with a sensational 50 million pound bid for Arsenal skipper Cesc Fabregas.According to reports, the club's owner, ... Read more...

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Spencers Retails hopes to make profit


March 16th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 16 (IANS) Kolkata-based Spencer's Retail hopes to turn its business around in 12-18 months. The retail arm of power utility CESC had posted a loss of Rs.220 crore in 2008-09.The company ... Read more...

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Real Madrid’s 43-mn pound Operation Cesc for Gunners’ skipper Fabregas


January 8th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): Real Madrid president Florentino Perez's bid to prise Cesc Fabregas away from Arsenal has been dubbed 'Operation Cesc' in Spain.Perez and his director general Jorge Valdano ... Read more...

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Wenger jealous of United’s FA Cup exit


January 4th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 4 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is jealous of Alex Ferguson for Manchester United's FA Cup exit, as it would give the Old Trafford a huge chance to win ... Read more...

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Bengal cricket board says it will supply power during matches at Eden


December 31st, 2009 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 30 (IANS) Having drawn a flak for the light fiasco during Dec 24 India-Sri Lanka one-day match at the Eden Gardens, the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) Wednesday said it ... Read more...

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Authorities grapple to find reason for Eden floodlight fiasco


December 25th, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 25 (IANS) Emergency meetings are being held and probe committees formed as the authorities Friday grappled to identify the cause of the floodlight failure during the India-Sri Lanka one dayer ... Read more...

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Floodlight failure disrupts India-Sri Lanka ODI (Lead)


December 24th, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 24 (IANS) Play in the fourth one-day international (ODI) between India and Sri Lanka was disrupted for 26 minutes Thursday after one of the four floodlight towers at the ... Read more...

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Floodlight failure halts play at Eden Gardens in fourth ODI


December 24th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 24 (IANS) The play in the fourth One-dayer between India and Sri Lanka was disrupted for 26 minutes after lights of one of the four floodlight towers at the Eden ... Read more...

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Wenger hopes Fabregas’ hamstring injury won’t be long term


December 18th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 18 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is hopeful that skipper Cesc Fabregas' hamstring injury scan results won't indicate any 'long-term' problem.Fabregas limped off in Wednesday night's 1-1 draw with ... Read more...

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Arsenal goalkeeper fears Fabregas may quit Gunners out of ‘boredom’


August 8th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 8(ANI): Arsenal goalkeeper Manuel Almunia believes that former defender Kolo Toure quit the Gunners as he was bored, and warned that the same could happen with captain Cesc Fabregas, ... Read more...

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Barca steps up pursuit of Arsenal’s Fabregas


July 10th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Spanish football club Barcelona have stepped up their pursuit of Arsenal skipper Cesc Fabregas.According to The Sun, club president Joan Laporta has claimed that signing Fabregas is ... Read more...

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Arsenal only club developing young players: Wenger


February 24th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.24 (ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes his club is the only one among Europes elite interested in developing young players. Blasting rivals like Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool for ... Read more...

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Kolkata waterlogged due to incessant rains


June 17th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) Vehicles moved at a meandering pace while pedestrians waded their way through the waterlogged streets of Kolkata Tuesday, the third day of incessant rainfall in the city. "The ... Read more...

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Bengal governor observes ‘power cut’ amid criticism


May 7th, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi Wednesday observed a voluntary two-hour power cut in his bid to share the inconvenience faced by Kolkata residents due to daily load shedding. ... Read more...

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Cable theft at Eden ahead of IPL match


April 28th, 2008 - 1:33 am ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) It seems that Eden Gardens' bad days are far from over. After a power failure, unsporting pitch and water shortage during a match last week, the hallowed turf ... Read more...

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Kolkata prepares for second home match


April 24th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 24 (IANS) The five-member committee probing the power failure Sunday at the Eden Gardens here during the second match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) says the breakdown was due ... Read more...

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