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Saffron rising in Bengal CPM should start worrying about the BJP

Sep 23, 2014

Saffron rising in Bengal CPM should start worrying about the BJP

While the byeelections may not confirm a trend of the BJP becoming the principal opposition force by displacing the CPMled Left Front, they do give pointers. #Politics #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #West Bengal #Trinamool Congress #Left Front #CPM #States #Samik Bhattacharya #Alimuddin Street #Basirhat Dakshin
Jadavpur molestation case Bengal forms panel to probe matter

Sep 22, 2014

Jadavpur molestation case Bengal forms panel to probe matter

The West Bengal government decided to form a panel to investigate the recent case of alleged harassment of girl student in Jadavpur University. #India #Mamata Banerjee #NewsTracker #West Bengal #Kolkata #Crime #Sexual harassment #Jadavpur University #West Bengal CM #molestation case #probe panel
Mamata's nephew blames drugs, liquor and charas for Jadavpur University protest

Sep 22, 2014

Mamata's nephew blames drugs, liquor and charas for Jadavpur University protest

Abhishek Banerjee, nephew of Mamata Banerjee, questioned whether the student protests in Jadavpur University were due to banning of drugs and liquor. #India #Mamata Banerjee #West Bengal #Kolkata #TheySaidIt #TMC #Jadavpur University #West Bengal CM #molestation case #Mamata Banerjee's nephew #Abhishek Banerjee #JU Vice Chancellor
Jadavpur University site hacked, VC's apology post not authentic Registrar

Sep 20, 2014

Jadavpur University site hacked, VC's apology post not authentic Registrar

In a bizarre twist to the Jadavpur University controversy, the website of the varsity was "hacked", claimed its registrar on Saturday, and the message posted on the vice chancellor's page saying he is "sorry" has been fabricated by outsiders. #India #Mamata Banerjee #West Bengal #Kolkata #Protests #students #Jadavpur #Vice Chancellor
Kolkata Taxis go on indefinite strike over demands of fare hike

Sep 18, 2014

Kolkata Taxis go on indefinite strike over demands of fare hike

Taxis went off the roads in the metropolis on Thursday in response to an indefinite strike called by Left-backed unions. #India #NewsTracker #West Bengal #Kolkata #protest #Transport #Metro #Fare Hike #Howrah #Sealdah #CITU #indefinite strike

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Is Mamata India's version of X-files' Mulder?

May 24, 2012

Is Mamata India's version of X-files' Mulder?

Mamata Banerjee is beginning to sound like Agent Mulder from the serial The X Files, seeing conspiracies everywhere with latest allegations that plots against her are being hatched in North Korea and Venezuela. #OnOurMind #Mamata Banerjee #West Bengal #The X-Files

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Bengal: Good from far, far from good

Sep 20, 2014

Ms One Per Cent

Will Mamata lose the people's affection over Saradha? The BJP sets off the first of the alarm bells, and 2016 looks ominous. Politics in West Bengal hit a new low recently when a group of morning walkers around Rabindra Sarovar Lake in South Calcutta... #Bharatiya Janata Party #Trinamool Congress #Kolkata #West Bengal #Kalyan Banerjee
Bengal: Good from far, far from good

Sep 20, 2014

Jadavpur issue: Thousands hit Kolkata's streets; governor gives moral support

History of sorts was created in Kolkata when about 60,000 people took to the streets of the West Bengal capital on Saturday demanding resignation of Jadavpur University vice-chancellor even as West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi intervened to end the f... #Kolkata #West Bengal
Bengal: Good from far, far from good

Sep 17, 2014

The Extraordinary Makers Of India's Most Expensive Tea

A 155-year-old tea estate in India's Darjeeling district recently sold the most expensive tea ever made in the country. Buyers in Japan, the U.S. and the U.K. bought the specialty tea, named Silver Tips Imperial, for $1,850 per kilo from the Makaibar... #China #Tokyo #India #West Bengal