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Yesterday | Nerve News
Freedom fighter and veteran CPI-M leader Samar Mukherjee, whose centenary was celebrated by the party in November 2012, died here Thursday, a party leader said.
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Yesterday | Newkerala.com
Kolkata, March 14 : In a unique venture, the Election Commission has tied up with West Bengal's higher education department to identify specific schools where polling stations will be beautified with the help of students, an official said Friday.
Saturday | India Talkies
Jalpaiguri, Mar. 15: Farmers in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal expressed dissatisfaction against the government on Saturday for not doing enough for their cause as general election nears.
The arrested Morcha leader, Bimal Darjee, outside a court in Kurseong on Friday; Bimal Gurung and Asha Gurung.
Barasat auto driver Biswajit Biswas returned a bagful of cash to a woman passenger who had left it on the back seat of his auto but has no qualms about illegally carrying five passengers.
In a recent Magazine article, Suruchi Sharma wrote about the pressure on women in India to marry by their mid-20s.
In a world rediscovering its old tea drinking habits , finding a freshly-brewed cup of the hot beverage is still very tough, especially if you are a tea aficionado based in the U.S. or Europe.
New Delhi, Mar 14 : Names of CPI 's Lok Sabha leader Basudeb Acharia, Politburo member M A Baby and several sitting MPs figure in the second list of 49 candidates for the upcoming elections in the party's strongholds of Tripura, West Bengal and Kerala released Friday.
Kolkata, March 14: The West Bengal government along with NGOs is in the process of setting up Consumer Assistance Bureaus across the state to help tackle unfair trade practices and initiate legal proceedings, a minister said here Friday.
Till a few days ago, before streaming a Youtube video, you most probably had to dedicate around 45 seconds to watch young political activists speaking about working with Rahul Gandhi as equals in a party that encouraged the youth.
The first meeting of Arpita Ghosh, the Trinamul Congress candidate for Balurghat Lok Sabha seat, with party MLAs and office-bearers today was marked by a heated exchange of words over the South Dinjapur district leadership's alleged failure to involve all leaders in the campaign, sources said.
Ajsu chief Sudesh Mahto , party candidate Niel Tirkey and senior leader Deosharan Bhagat during the meeting in Ranchi on Thursday.
By Sahana Ghosh, Kolkata, March 13 : For years, Soumitra Roy has enthralled countless fans by belting out hit numbers as the lead singer of popular Bengali band "Bhoomi".
Guwahati, March 12: IIT Guwahati student Shoaib Ahmed's family today alleged that he had not committed suicide and suspected foul play.
Calcutta, March 12: Mamata Banerjee is trying out a combination of star power by fielding 10 candidates from the worlds of art, culture and sports, and complementing it with people power by activating grassroots-level party workers, tweaking a strategy perfected by the Marxists.
Brazilian adventure cyclist Leandro Martins holds his national flag with cycling instructor Mithun Das in Calcutta.