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Mar 22, 2017
Bengali poet Srijato Bandopadhyay courts trouble for poem against Yogi AdityanathA student has filed an FIR against Bengali poet Srijato Bandopadhyay at Siliguri cyber police station for a poem against Yogi Adityanath.
Mar 07, 2017
Bengali folk singer Kalikaprasad Bhattacharya passes away in a road accidentPopular Bengali folk music singer Kalikaprasad Bhattacharya today died in a road accident at Palsit in West Bengal's Burdwan district.
Mar 07, 2017
Refugees' attack on Assam students' union office: Centre's Citizenship Act may just add fuel to fireWill Assam flare up again after allegedly a group of refugees ransacked the office of the All Assam Students Union on Monday.
Feb 08, 2017
Bengali actress Bitasta Saha found dead in apartment; police claim she was under stressA semi-decomposed body of a small-time local actress of the Bengali entertainment industry was on Tuesday recovered from her flat in the southern part of the city's Kasba area, police said.
Oct 23, 2016
Suspicious signals at Indo-Bangladesh border; Ham radio operators deployedSuspicious signals in coded Bengali and Urdu languages along the India-Bangladesh border in past few months have raised suspicion over extremists using this unconventional mode of communication, prompting authorities to deploy Ham radio operators on round-the-clock duty.
Oct 15, 2016
Durga puja is hardly a national festival but it unites Bengalis from all over the worldThus, many Bengali Hindus would claim in an off-hand manner that Durga Puja, who is Shakti incarnate, as Bengal’s biggest festival.
Aug 29, 2016
West is out of West Bengal: State assembly passes resolution to change state's nameThe West Bengal state Assembly on Monday passed a resolution to change the name of the state from West Bengal to 'Bangla' in Bengali and 'Bengal' in English. The opposition Congress, BJP and Left Front opposed the move.
Aug 24, 2016
Dipa Karmakar's love for 'rosogulla' is Bengali: Why a GI tag is important for this treatAfter all, the world can always do with extra kilograms of rosogollas. Just ask Dipa Karmakar.
Jul 29, 2016
Mahasweta Devi will remain as a generational voice to remind us of our fundamental right to dreamWhile Devi is renowned for her countless other stories, including children’s stories, Draupadi remains to many of us, an iconic defiance of what the mainstream calls womanhood or subjugation or cultural adherence
Jul 28, 2016
Mahasweta Devi, eminent writer and social activist, passes away in KolkataShe wrote immensely about the life and struggles of tribal communities in some of India's most backward states