For Mamata Banerjee, the Gorkhaland struggle had become more than an internal state problem to be solved.
One of the main charges against Ritabrata was his obsessive interest in using high-tech and expensive electronic gadgets not compatible apparently with the lifestyle of a true-blue Communist.
The police brutailty at today's Left rally can give rise to crisis with the state elections just two years away...
The question has become more relevant with the two Bengals – West Bengal and Bangladesh -- fighting over Teesta, the abode of Ilish...
A former Tehelka editor and founder-CEO of Narada.com Mathew Samuel, who conducted the sting operation, reveals the details...
That the corruption issue has not impacted the government’s electoral results adversely has been proven time and again.
Assam’s media is unwilling to accept that the clergy did not issue the fatwa
Not only Juhi Chowdhury exert her political power in getting financial help for Chakraborty’s NGO, she apparently had plans of setting up a large number of similar NGOs and adoption agencies...
A new book ‘Lov La and Other Puzzles’ by Chandrima Bhattacharya proves why humor should flow naturally irrespective of whether it is fiction or non-fiction.
Hit by losses and demonetisation, major newspapers in Delhi and elsewhere are laying off journalists en masse.
Political commentators observe something deeper in Mamata Banerjee's attempt to try and unite the anti-BJP parties
'Financial Emergency', 'total chaos' is how West Bengal CM has described the demonetising move by Central government.
The fire at Bhubaneshwar's Sum Hospital brought back chilling memories of a fire at Calcutta's AMRI hospital where 92 died
She was a bit of a Robin Hood who wouldn’t give two hoots about what you thought of her as she unabashedly ensnared the haves into involuntary corporate social responsibility for the have-nots.
The Dhaka attack has sent shockwaves through Calcutta which identifies itself with it as a "close cousin".
Political leaders, drunk on arrogance that comes with power, have made themselves and their kin feel that they are a notch more privileged and better than the common man.
The inside story why the Modi government took over seven tea gardens in West Bengal. And why there is little optimism about the future amongst workers…
Married women perform rituals on the occasion of 'Karwa Chauth' festival in Patna.PTI Photo
West Bengal Bus and Mini Bus Owner Association members pull a private bus to mark a protest against the hike in fuel price, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia during his visit to Doifodiya in MP.PTI Photo
People wearing face mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others celebrate 1 billion vaccine dose completion in India, in Ahmedabad.PTI Photo
BJP supporters during Union Home Minister Amit Shah's public rally in JammuPTI Photo/Raman Raina
SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.
Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.
How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates