West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banarjee opened a new Foundry Park at Ranihati Howrah. Foundries have been forced to shift to rural areas after Banarjee took charge to overcome the problem of the pollution that they cause. India. 4th February 2012
A poor handicapped Muslim man facing trouble during the fasting period of Ramadan at Howrah railway station. After arriving with heavy luggage the man was unable to get transport to his destination due to high fares. Howrah, India. 07/09/2010
Security in Kolkata is on high alert after a number of low-intensity blasts in Pune. Paramilitary servicemen were in evidence at Howrah rail station taking a close look at passengers passing through the area.
Normal life largely unaffected due to the general strike called to protest "anti-labour" policies of the government, with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee warning state government employees that absence from duty will be costly.
A child of a notorious Antisocial family gyving water to the police men. The police picket is their since the loksabha election 2009 in India. After election violence had taken more than five lives in Solbagha, Ghonraberia.