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Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi is greeted by Bengal BJP president Rahul Sinha on Thursday as chief minister Mamata Banerjee looks on.
13 hrs ago | Inman Real Estate News
While some of the scheduled programming might sound familiarly mind-numbing to American Realtors , others topics seem a little more adventurous .
It was Wednesday afternoon. I'd narrowly missed having to have lunch with a bunch of visiting Americans at the ugly new Pizza Hut at the corner of Park Street.
Three memorials, a few books on the Great War, and a forgotten nickname live on to remind Bengalis of World War I, writes Soumitra Das The Glorious Dead may as well have been forgotten.
Paritosh Dey travelled from Haldia to Calcutta on Sunday and stayed overnight at a relative's house so that the Trinamul Congress's Maa-Mati-Manush Divas wouldn't prevent him from attending the first day of classes at Presidency University.
A low-pressure area brewing over the Bay of Bengal could bring heavy rainfall this weekend and make up for the week's downpour deficiency.
A three-tier dais covering almost the entire width of the road being built in front of Victoria House in central Calcutta on Friday; workers clean the area in front of a smaller dais that blocks half the road at the Hazra crossing.
Calcutta, July 16: Shalimar Paints, the oldest paint maker in Southeast Asia, has suspended work at its Howrah plant, joining a list of companies that have been testing the waters to shutter operations in Bengal in recent months.
Twenty years after she was expelled from Bangladesh, controversial author Taslima Nasreen still has no idea whether she will ever return home, but she refuses to give up trying, writes Subhajyoti Ghosh of BBC Bengali.
The weather office said the intensity of rainfall the new system is expected to trigger would become clear over the next 24 hours.
Jamjuree Oopatong decided that for once in her life she would visit a mysterious country without having any idea what she would find there.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 06:12 pm
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