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Mamata as 'Modishahsurmardini' is Pujo fare for TMC fans

As the countdown begins for the Durga Puja festival, a section of Trinamool Congress supporters have put up a hoarding in Kolkata bearing various photographs of West Bengal chief minister Mamata......

Assam Accord: Govt forms 8-member panel for implementation

The Assam government has set up an eight-member committee to prepare a framework for implementation of all clauses of the 36-year-old Assam Accord, especially the Clause-6 report prepared by a......

Babul Supriyo joins TMC weeks after 'quitting politics'

Blowing hot and cold for several weeks after being dropped from the Modi government, Bharatiya Janata Party MP Babul Supriyo sprang a surprise on Saturday when he joined West Bengal's ruling......

Unequal battle in Bhabanipur as Mamata faces 'lightweight' rivals

Having emerged as the face of opposition resistance to the Narendra Modi juggernaut after the Trinamool Congress's triumph in the assembly elections, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is......

Union minister Subhas Sarkar's Tagore complexion remark stirs row

Union minister Subhas Sarkar courted a controversy on Wednesday with his remarks that Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's mother did not cradle him in her arms when he was a child because of his......

Coal Crisis: 'Next few months will be a wake-up call'

'They will be able to ride over this immediate crisis and carry on, but they need to take corrective steps and these will have to be long term measures which must include working closely with state......

Modi Must Fix His Problems With The States

Given the many policy areas where the Centre and the states have not been seeing eye to eye in the last few years, it is time the Modi government convenes a meeting of the Inter-State Council,......

Modi Sarkar Isn't Allergic to Privatisation

But use of that word -- privatisation -- is not encouraged.This seems to be a classic case of reforms through subtle signals, observes A K Bhattacharya. Illustrtion: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com  ......

Reforms Need New Governance!

Till such time that a new governance framework comes into being, the progress of reforms in health, education, land, labour, electricity and agriculture could remain fraught with problems,......

Do we need so many income tax staffers?

The preliminary processing of tax returns is already undertaken with the help of technology.There is now greater scope of using more technology to reduce the human interface even further, notes A K......

Guess Who Made It To A Times Square Billboard?

'We're 26 and every time we write a song, we try to see how we can relate it to our life's experiences or that of our friends.' IMAGE: The Singing Twins: Sukriti and Prakriti Kakar. Photograph:......

When Smita Patil lived Arth in real life

'Films like Arth don't happen again and again. They come once in a lifetime.''I was lucky to make it, and I couldn't have done it without Smita and Shabana.' IMAGE: The incomparable actor Smita......

Why Sonu Walia QUIT FILMS

'Everywhere, people would ask me why I had left films. They wanted to see more of me.''Their words were music to my ears.' Photograph: Kind courtesy Sonu Walia Nandini from Khoon Bhari Maang still......

Why I proposed at an army camp

Popping the question to Nandita Mahtani, Commando style at an army camp while rappelling down a wall. Surrounded by 300 army men... Photograph: Kind courtesy Vidyut Jammwal/Instagram Exactly a......

'I don't want to race with competitors'

'I just want to up my own timing. That's the only reason I'm running.''I'm not thinking of who is doing what films and if I am better or worse.''I just want to better what I have done before.'......

Football lover, Chuni fan Dilip Kumar had a 'run-in' with spectators during Rovers Cup final

Photograph: Kind Courtesy AIFF Media Legendary actor Dilip Kumar was an avid football lover, shared a deep connect with one of Kolkata's big three legacy clubs, Mohammedan Sporting, and was a huge......

Bereaved ATK Mohun Bagan keeper is now COVID frontline warrior

IMAGE: ATK Mohun Bagan keeper Arindam Bhattacharya lost his mother to COVID-19 on May 10. Photograph: Arindam Bhattacharya/Facebook Arindam Bhattacharya knows the feeling of being the 'last line......

ATK Mohun Bagan goalkeeper Arindam bereaved

IMAGE: ATK Mohun Bagan keeper Arindam Bhattacharya with his mother. Photograph: Arindam Bhattacharya/Facebook A bereaved ATK Mohun Bagan goalkeeper Arindam Bhattacharya on Monday said that his......

Mithali to retire after 2022 World Cup in New Zealand

'It's been 21 years of international cricket and I know 2022 is my swansong -- the World Cup.' IMAGE: Mithali Raj, the only women batter with 7000 plus ODI runs, also spoke about how she had to......

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