DSP skelp mill closure bid a conspiracy: CITU & INTUC

Durgapur steel plant management’s unilateral decision to progressively close down its Skelp mill is part of a conspiracy aimed to facilitate the private players in the market alleges trade unions at DSP.

Illegal coal trafficking on rise in Asansol-Durgapur belt

A recent spurt in the incidents of illegal coal trafficking in the Asansol-Durgapur industrial belt has been the new cause of worry for the Asansol Durgapur Police Commissionerate that was created with special emphasis on stopping smuggling of coal.

Andal airport – when will the flight begin?

Just when the much much talked Andal airport project adjacent to Durgapur city is drawing fresh controversy and the road to its completion seems all the more distant, let us look back to find out how it all begun.

Legendary sporting icons visit Durgapur

Two of India’s greatest sporting personalities – former Indian cricket captain Ravi Shastri and Kolkata football legend Chima Okorie visited Durgapur last week.

WBUT serves ultimatum to Durgapur engineering college trust

WBUT has recently served ultimatum to the chairman of the Educational Trust which runs two engineering colleges in Durgapur due to lack of uniform pay policy. The terminated teachers of the two colleges have also put an online petition to draw the attention of MHRD, which common people can also sign as a token support for the movement. To know more read on.

Claim and counterclaim makes Andal airport future uncertain

Just when state labour minister Malay Ghatak at a press conference in Durgapur claimed to have resolve Andal airport’s land problems, protesters were seen putting up posters at Durgapur’s City Centre, listing their demands.