The West Bengal Gandhi Peace
Foundation will observe a 12-hour fast along with other civil
society organisations in Kolkata next Monday in solidarity with
social activist Anna Hazare`s fast-unto-death.
Canadian rocker Bryan Adams, who swayed the audience with 20 of his chartbusters at a concert here, was overwhelmed to receive a donation of USD 10,000, for his foundation, which looks after the health and education of women across the world.
Union Minister of State for Road
Transport and Highways R P N Singh will lay foundation stone
for the four-laning of the Hyderabad-Vijayawada section of
National Highway-9 at Narketpalli near tomorrow.
Union Home Minister P Chidambaram will on Feb 20 lay foundation stone of country`s first integrated check post, which will provide support facilities for smooth cross-border movement at Attari along the Indo-Pak border.
Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday laid the foundation of a factory for manufacturing electrical and diesel components for the Diesel Locomotive Works, Varanasi and Chittaranjan Locomotive Works here in Hooghly district.