The editor of Ei Shomoy, the Bengali daily brought out by the Times of India group, had earlier been questioned by the CBI but Suman Chattopadhyay arrest is significant because it is the second high profile journalist to be accused in the scandal.
A recently-launched book, 'Ganapati', carries paintings, drawings and sculptures of artist Sujata Bajaj and text by Jean Claude Carriere. Perhaps it was the darshan (the blessed vision) that both of them had been waiting for years.
At least one person died and several others are feared trapped after a portion of a bridge collapsed in South Kolkata on Tuesday afternoon.
The next step in the process is to send the proposal to the Central Home Ministry for approval. If it takes place, West Bengal will henceforth officially be known as “Bangla”.
The Trinamool has denied the charges. Trinamool spokesperson and Rajya Sabha member Derek O’brien sad, “We strongly condemn the despicable killing.”
The 2018 Panchayat Polls reported 23 deaths so far and the numbers are expected to go up with several critically injured people languishing in hospitals.
In West Bengal, which had pretensions of being one of India’s most “secular” states, disruption of the harmonious coexistence of faiths has been the exception rather than the rule.
A semblance of peace has returned to Darjeeling but the tension still lurks.
For those who knew “Benudi” as she was called by her close friends and family, she was a brave and loving woman who had had a difficult life.
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Unconfirmed reports said Yechury has expressed the desire to resign from the post of general secretary
“Right there, right then” on flight she told bureaucrats to ensure there is better screening next time so that “such elements” are not allowed to travel with her
They were all senior editors, handpicked by their organizations to accompany the CM on this very important tour.
Women had complained that he had been leading them on with promises of marriage and then dumping them to move onto the next relationship.
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