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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

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

Sep 09, 2014

West Bengal's tryst with Saradha scam

Modi's financial inclusiveness programme is the first step to checkmate ponzi scheme... #China #Tokyo #India #West Bengal

Sep 03, 2014

Indian police question three men over suspected gang-rape and murder

Teenager was found dead after protesting against father being beaten as punishment for failing to repay loan Police in India have questioned three men over the suspected gang rape and murder of a teenager who had protested against the harassment of h... #India #West Bengal

Sep 05, 2014

India's starving tea-garden workers

Jalpaiguri/Alipurduar, India - The picturesque tea gardens carpeting West Bengal's Dooars region are gradually turning into graveyards, as dozens of workers have fallen victim to starvation in recent months. More than 100 tea-garden workers have died... #India #West Bengal #UN Food and Agriculture Organisation

Sep 05, 2014

How will it all shake down?

Every year since I started writing for the NFP I’ve posted season predictions and every year I’ve been nowhere close to being accurate. If I recall correctly, last year I had the Atlanta Falcons going to the NFC Championship game and we all know how ... #Tennessee #Chicago Bears #Denver Broncos #Philadelphia Eagles #New England Patriots #New Orleans Saints #Kansas City Chiefs #Atlanta Falcons #Carolina Panthers #Baltimore Ravens #Cincinnati Bengals #Indianapolis Colts #Russell Wilson

Aug 30, 2014

WBCS sops in poll run-up

Calcutta, Aug. 29: Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today announced initiatives that offer better career prospects and pecuniary benefits to West Bengal Civil Service officers, many of whom are aggrieved at the government's inability to clear dearness ... #Mamata Banerjee #Civil Service #Kolkata #West Bengal

Aug 28, 2014

Fantasy football 2014: Buyer beware! Top injury risks and potential busts

A look at a dozen big-name talents to be wary of when assembling your roster. *This content is provided by our sister site, OregonLive.com . For additional resources, check out OregonLive.com's complete fantasy football coverage . Lingering injuries,... #Tennessee #New York Jets #Adrian Peterson #Bernard Pierce #National Football League #Ben Tate #LeSean McCoy #BenJarvus Green-Ellis #Ray Rice #Arian Foster #Chris Ivory

Sep 03, 2014

Teenager gang-raped and murdered after being made to lick spit

Police in the Indian state of West Bengal are investigating the alleged rape and murder of a teenage girl who had previously been humiliated by a village council. The 15-year-old had protested with village elders who were set to beat her father for f... #West Bengal #Middle East #India #Kolkata