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English Bazar

(băzär`), town (1991 pop. 177,164), West Bengal state, E central India, on the Mahananda River. The British East India Company established (1676) factories for the production of silk and cotton fabrics, for which the town is still known. It is the administrative center for a district where jute is the chief crop, and mulberries and mangoes are grown.
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Kolkata: Amidst cries for justice for women in India, for the first time a court to deal exclusively with atrocities against women was inaugurated yesterday at Malda town in West Bengal.
Malda Town - Anand Vihar Express (Weekly) via Amethi & Rae Bareli;
The 16- year- old belongs to Malda town and studies in Class X," he said.
We recovered a rifle and 112 bullets of this rifle from his possession," he said in Malda town.
The border guard, posted near the state's Malda town, opened fire on his colleagues over a small argument.
Kolkata: A group of hawkers lynched a constable of the Railway Protection Force (RPF), following a pitched battle inside the Malda Town station in West Bengal.
Tenders are invited for At Katihar Division-Improvement Of Earthing Of Service Building In Between Section Katihar-Kumedpur-Barsoi-Kishanganj-Aluabari Road Under The Jurisdiction Of Sse/Elect/P/Katihar, Malda Town, Barsoi & Kishanganj.
Tenders are invited for New Jalpaiguri- Malda Town Tbr And Deep Screening=(25.
Railway/ Malda Town and Provision of power supply arrangements with Under Ground Cables through Feeder Pillar Panel after dismantling the Old LT/OH lines & improvement of Street Lighting by providing energy efficient durable type LED luminaries fittings and supply & installation of 11 mtr High Mast at Railway Colony, Malda under N.
Tenders are invited for Upgradation Work Of Malda Town Portion Of Nh-34 From Km 323+000 To Km 332+200 By Wmm, Dbm & Mastic Asphalt In The District Of Malda Contract Package No.
Tenders are invited for Design, Supply, Installation, Testing, Commissioning & Maintenance Of Integrated Security System At Howrah, Sealdah, Asansol Jn, Malda Town, Barddhaman, Durgapur, Ballygunge, Majherhat, Dumdum Jn, Bidhan Nagar Road.
Tenders are invited for Allotment Of 07 (Seven) Vending Stalls At Malda Town (Mldt) & 05 (Five) Vending Stalls At New Farakka (Nfk) = Total 12 (Twelve) New Vending Stalls Over Malda Division I.