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Is it a crime to be widowed in India?

In rural Bengal, people still believed that widows were simply biding their time on earth after their lord and master had departed from it, says Geetanjali Krishna.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh The......

Durga idol immersion: Let people live in harmony, court tells Mamata govt

Questioning the West Bengal government's curbs on Durga idol immersion, the Calcutta high court on Wednesday said the State cannot hinder a citizen's right to practise religion on the basis of a......

Floods ravage Bihar, Assam, Bengal; train services hit

Heavy rains in the last three days triggered flash floods in parts of Bihar, where 41 people have died so far, and inundated large areas in Assam and North Bengal, paralysing normal life and......

CBI has become Conspiracy Bureau of India: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged President Pranab Mukherjee to "save" the people of the country from the hardship caused by demonetisation and the resultant cash crisis,......

Flood situation in Bihar, UP turns grim; 10 more killed

Ten people were killed and lakhs affected due to floods in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal where major rivers are flowing above danger mark, while two boys are feared dead after they were......

Kolkata's Taj Gateway Hotel fails to repay loans; lands at NCLT

Rooms at this Kolkata hotel are priced between Rs 7,000-8,000 per night. Gateway is a full-service upscale hospitality brand under the Taj Group of Hotels. The Gateway, a 197-room Kolkata hotel......

Is the Centre discriminating against South India?

Finance ministers from the southern states will discuss their concerns on the terms of reference of the 15th Finance Commission in Thiruvanathapuram on Tuesday.'Every Finance Commission creates its......

Scorching summer may hit water supply and fodder

In the first of a two-part series, Sanjeeb Mukherjee examines the impact of the upcoming summer on agriculture and drinking water supply. Summers have set in and if weather predictions and current......

Chak De! Shah Rukh wants son AbRam to play hockey for India

'He's not yet started playing cricket. Right now, he's playing a little bit of football.' IMAGE: KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan with son AbRam. Photograph: BCCI Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan......

'Kohli will roam around Oxford Street shirtless if India win WC'

'I don't think it will only be me because there will be a lot of people with six packs in the team. We will all be roaming shirtless' IMAGE: Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli with former captain......

KKR will start as underdogs against RCB: Katich

IMAGE: 'From the captaincy point of view, Karthik is in the perfect time of his career to really grab the opportunity,' feels KKR batting coach Simon Katich. Photograph: KKR/Twitter Kolkata Knight......

What next for India's young stars?

'It remains to be seen how much Prithvi Shaw's warriors go on to accomplish, but letting all the adulation go to their heads is the last thing you can expect.''Throughout its dominant streak in New......

Sports Shorts: FC Goa move closer to semi-final spot

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Wednesday Goa score first ever win against ATK IMAGE: FC Goa stay in semi-final hunt. Photograph: ISL Media Manuel Lanzarote struck......
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Congress leader Salman Khurshid says, ‘our hands tainted by blood stains’

Congress party always hit the headlines for creating a controversy either for controversial remarks. Either for blaming Modi government or for... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/congress-leader-salman-khurshid-says-our-hands-tainted-by-blood-stains-109640.html
BJP to move Court tomorrow

[India], Apr 23 (ANI): In wake of the clashes between Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters in West Bengal's... ...

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SEC fails to announce election dates, Opposition to move HC on nomination violence

Following violence across the state, the State Election Commission (SEC) on Monday failed to announce the new dates for the three-tier panchayat... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-bengal-panchayat-polls-sec-fails-to-announce-election-dates-opposition-to-move-hc-on-nomination-violence-2607877
WB panel draws up plans for Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

A committee formed by the West Bengal government for state-level celebrations on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary met for the first time at... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/wb-panel-draws-up-plans-for-gandhi-s-150th-birth-anniversary-118042300972_1.html
Mamata urges people to end plastic pollution

In a tweet on the occasion of Earth Day, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has urged people to put an end to plastic pollution to ensure a... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2018/apr/22/mamata-urges-people-to-end-plastic-pollution/15cfdfe30180fe265a5127877bc49d87

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