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also Hao·ra  (hou′rə, -rä)
A city of eastern India on the Hooghly River opposite Kolkata. It is a major industrial center.


(Placename) an industrial city in E India, in West Bengal on the Hooghly River opposite Kolkata (Calcutta). Pop: 1 008 704 (2001)


(ˈhaʊ rɑ)

a city in W Bengal, in E India, on the Hooghly River opposite Calcutta. 599,740.
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Their homes ranged from Howrah of the railway people to abandoned cantonments like Monghyr and Chunar; lost tea-gardens Shillong-way; villages where their fathers were large landholders in Oudh or the Deccan; Mission-stations a week from the nearest railway line; seaports a thousand miles south, facing the brazen Indian surf; and cinchona-plantations south of all.
Tenders are invited for Fabrication of bridge girders at howrah works on labour contract basis.
The British-era Howrah Bridge, that serves as a crucial gateway to the city that ferries 100,000-plus vehicles and over 150.
The British-era Howrah Bridge that serves as a crucial gateway to Kolkata that ferries more than 100,000 vehicles and over 150,000 pedestrians daily, is celebrating its 75th anniversary.
Now, the once thriving Howrah town is getting attention from Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as she eyes to leave behind a lasting legacy in West Bengal.
Traffic for Sealdah will be diverted to either Kolkata or Howrah station, Eastern Railway today said.
KOLKATA Eoe1/4" At least 11 people were killed and 40 injured when a mini-bus skidded off the Bankim Setu flyover and fell onto railway tracks at Howrah station yesterday.
Tenders are invited for Repair and renovation of the office of the district controller food and supplies howrah at 2nd floor of new collectorate building howrah during the year 2017_18
Howrah (West Bengal), Aug 30 (ANI): Two coaches of the Howrah-bound Rajdhani Express derailed near Baruipara station in West Bengal today.
Contractor address : 73/1,Belilious Road Howrah 35,Aftabuddinb Munshi Lane Howrah Howrah - 711101
Howrah-Koraput-Howrah Samaleswari Express which left Howrah yesterday and reached Rayagada today will end its journey at Rayagada.
The Hapa-Howrah express, Azad Hind express, Koraput- Howrah express, Ranchi Hatia express, Mumbai mail via Nagpur have been diverted.