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Allowance to Imams and Muezzins unconstitutional: HC

The Calcutta High Court ruled that an allowance announced by West Bengal government for Imams and Muezzins was unconstitutional and against public interest.  A division bench comprising......

No more 'Mamata', GJM told to call off stir or face action

Armed with a Calcutta High Court order to maintain normalcy in Darjeeling hills, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Bannerjee on Saturday gave a 72-hour deadline to the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha to......

Calcutta HC to monitor Kamduni gang rape and murder probe

The Calcutta high court on Thursday said it would monitor the Criminal Investigation Department investigation into the Kamduni gang rape and murder case and also questioned the justification of......

CBI probe into Saradha scam not allowed by HC

The Calcutta high court on Wednesday did not allow a Central Bureau of investigation probe into the multi-crore Saradha scam at the present stage and directed that the Special Investigation Team of......

Court asks CBI to file affidavit on chit probe in other states

The Calcutta high court on Tuesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation to file an affidavit by Thursday stating whether the central investigating agency had been handed over investigation......

Sahara sues journo for Rs 200 cr, gets stay on book

In the midst of its bloody battles with the Supreme Court and Sebi, Sahara group gets the Calcutta high court to issue a stay order on the publication of the book, Sahara: The Untold Story, by......

Saradha scam: Sudipta Sen wants special court to hear his cases

Saradha group chairman Sudipta Sen, prime accused in the multi-crore chitfund scam, on Wednesday prayed before the Calcutta High Court that a special court be formed to try all cases filed against......

Calcutta HC raps Bengal govt on tobacco tax

The Calcutta High Court on Thursday indirectly criticised the West Bengal government's decision yesterday to levy a 10 per cent tax on tobacco products to assuage the growing anger of agents and......

WB govt to file affidavit on steps taken against Saradha

The Calcutta High Court on Thursday directed the West Bengal government to file an affidavit on the steps it has taken against the Saradha Group and also directed the company not make any financial......

Dunlop India's management gets interim relief

The Calcutta High Court on Friday extended the interim relief on the winding up order on Dunlop India till February 18 after the management promised to submit Rs 10 crore (Rs 1 million) as directed......

First Look: Anupam Kher and Jayaprada in Pranayam

Malayalam writer-director Blessy, who has made some finely crafted movies like Kazhcha, Thanmathra, Palunku, Calcutta News and Bharamaram, has started shooting his latest film titled Pranayam......

HC stays use of Lawaris song in Housefull

The Calcutta High Court restrained the use of the 1981 hit song Apne to jayse tayse from Amitabh Bachchan starrer Lawaris in the Sajid Khan directed Housefull, which premiered on Friday.In an......

Majola recalls South Africa's 1991 India tour

Cricket South Africa (CSA) chief executive Gerald Majola citied how Indian people lined the streets of Calcutta in 1991 to welcome the South Africa team as it undertook its first tour of the......

When Pele enchanted Calcutta

As the legendary Pele turns 70, redif.com looks back at the time when he graced Kolkata's Eden Gardens. Circa 1977. It was six years since he had called it quits at the international level. He......
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Sulekha khuntdar
Q. Who coined the term rashi vigyan orrashi vidya as the Bengali word for statistics ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A.  more

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aebna elsario
Q. oldest library in india
Aebna Elsario:  A. Naam hi badaltay raho. Bombay ko Mumbai, Calcutta ko kolkata, Bangalore ko Bengaluru, madras ko Chennai.baaki haramkhori Zoron par karo.Bhalaa hoga more

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PAWAN KUMAR
Q. who was defeated by english in the battle of plasey
PAWAN KUMAR:  A. The first library in India is the Public Library situated at Trivandrum,Kerala..............whereas the National Library located at Calcutta was...... more

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gulab khan
Q. Britania bread kiya calcutta se ban kar taza taza saare india mai supply hoti hai
Gulab Khan:  A. British rule in India is conventionally described as having begun in at the Battle of Plassey, a small village and mango grove between Calcutta...... more

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alok khatore
Q. Name five Muslim Freedom fighters like Chandra Shekhar Azad -Bhagat singh . ??
Alok Khatore:  A. Britannia ke wrapper main Local maal biktaa hai. more

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Kolkata doctor sent to custody in Tripura for cheating

Saturday, 19 April 2014|http://www.nerve.in/news:2535002368313|channel:India "But after repeated persuasion, both the Tripura men did not get their... ...

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Seminar on Safety in Travel and Tourism is planned to mark the occasion and to celebrate the same

Hyderabad: Skal International Hyderabad Chapter to observe World Skal Day. It is celebrated by over 20 thousand Members, from 500 and odd clubs,... ...

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Remembering the granddaddies of Kolkata's rock scene

Forty years ago, four Calcutta musicians came together to form an extraordinary band, one that enjoyed a cult following in the pre-MTV days. Ajachi... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/artbeat/high-to-dilip-remembering-the-granddaddies-of-kolkatas-rock-scene-2
Man injured in mob attack dies on way to Kolkata hospital

A man who was seriously injured when he attacked by a mob in Birbhum district died when he was being taken to a hospital in Kolkata, police said... ...

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Kolkata doctor in Tripura police custody for cheating

April 2014|http://www.nerve.in/news:2535002368254|channel:India "But after repeated persuasion, both the Tripura men did not get their money back.... ...

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