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Five Places In West Bengal To See The Ceremonial Rathayatra

Five Places In West Bengal To See The Ceremonial Rathayatra

Within easy driving distance from Kolkata, five towns where you can catch the traditional Jagannath rathayatra (chariot or car festival). This year, the rathayatra is on July 1.

30 June 2022
Maharashtra: Two Persons From West Bengal Held For Stealing Jewellery Worth Over Rs 25 Lakh

Maharashtra: Two Persons From West Bengal Held For Stealing Jewellery Worth Over Rs 25 Lakh

The accused, Naseem Sirajali Mullah, and Allauddin Munaf Shaikh, who worked in a factory here, had stolen valuables worth Rs 25.13 lakh from their employer and...

29 June 2022

Many Areas In Jalpaiguri District Under Knee-Deep Water

Many parts of the Jalpaiguri district have been receiving heavy rain with many areas in towns and rural areas submerged in water as the Met department on...

Bengal Reports 954 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, Positivity Rate Rises To 9.92 Percent

Bengal Reports 954 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, Positivity Rate Rises To 9.92 Percent

954 fresh cases of Covid-19 have been reported in West Bengal.

29 June 2022

BJP Watching Shiv Sena Crisis In Maharashtra From A Distance, Says Kailash Vijayvargiya

The main constituent of the Maha Vikas Aghadi in the neighbouring state plunged into disarray on June 21 after senior leader Eknath Shinde rebelled against...

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27 June 2022
Heavy Rainfall In Sub-Himalayan Bengal Districts, More Downpour Forecast

Heavy Rainfall In Sub-Himalayan Bengal Districts, More Downpour Forecast

The West Bengal district is facing a heavy downfall in sub-Himalayan districts leading to a rise in the water level.


27 June 2022
Mamata Banerjee Urges Centre To Increase Retirement Age Of ‘Agniveers’ To 65 Years

Mamata Banerjee Urges Centre To Increase Retirement Age Of ‘Agniveers’ To 65 Years

West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee also said the BJP-led central government launched the new defence recruitment scheme keeping in...


27 June 2022
Studio Goppo: Connecting With Historical Photographic Processes

Studio Goppo: Connecting With Historical Photographic Processes

Complement a trip to Shantiniketan in West Bengal with a visit to this studio for a grounding in alternative photography


26 June 2022
Information Boards Written In Braille For Bishnupur Monuments

Information Boards Written In Braille For Bishnupur Monuments

ASI protected monuments in Bishnupur, West Bengal, turn disabled friendly with information boards written in Braille and tactile paths


25 June 2022
City Bus Owners To Launch Campaign For Using Masks

City Bus Owners To Launch Campaign For Using Masks

In the wake of increasing Covid-19 cases in West Bengal, a campaign will be launched to urge bus drivers and other transports to wear masks.


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23 June 2022
BJP’s Move To ‘Topple’ Maharashtra Govt Is ‘Unethical’, ‘Unconstitutional’: Mamata Banerjee

BJP’s Move To ‘Topple’ Maharashtra Govt Is ‘Unethical’, ‘Unconstitutional’: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said BJP has deliberately chosen to ‘disturb’ the Maharashtra government at a time when the Presidential polls...


22 June 2022
ED attaches assets of company that mined illegal coal in West Bengal

ED attaches assets of company that mined illegal coal in West Bengal

The ED stated that assets worth Rs 27 crore of a company were allocated coal blocks for mining in West Bengal, and its directors have been attached under the...


20 June 2022
Prophet Remark Row: Nupur Sharma Skips Appearance Before Police Station In Kolkata

Prophet Remark Row: Nupur Sharma Skips Appearance Before Police Station In Kolkata

FIR filed by a local resident over her controversial remarks against Prophet Mohammed. Sharma sent an email to the police station expressing her inability to...


18 June 2022
What To Shop For When In Kolkata

What To Shop For When In Kolkata

Five world famous souvenirs made in Bengal that will make you want to come back again and again


18 June 2022
West Bengal Police Has Arrested Anti-Agnipath Protestors Near Mamata Banerjee's House

West Bengal Police Has Arrested Anti-Agnipath Protestors Near Mamata Banerjee's House

West Bengal police and anti-Agnipath scheme protestors clashed near Mamta Banerjee's residence leading to arrests of over 20 activists and protestors.


18 June 2022
Monsoon Rains Soak Kolkata

Monsoon Rains Soak Kolkata

Southwest monsoon has advanced into some parts of southern West Bengal, Regional Met Centre director Sanjib Bandyopadhyay told PTI.


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18 June 2022
Administration On Alert In Bengal As 'Agnipath' Protests Rage On

Administration On Alert In Bengal As 'Agnipath' Protests Rage On

Protests are being held in Bihar and neighboring states since the announcement of 'Agnipath' for job recruitment in Defense Services


17 June 2022
Bengal Logs 198 New Covid Cases

Bengal Logs 198 New Covid Cases

Following the surge of Covid cases in West Bengal, 198 new cases have been reported.


17 June 2022
Gurap: A Hidden Gem of Ancient Terracotta Works, Temples and More

Gurap: A Hidden Gem of Ancient Terracotta Works, Temples and More

A perfect day trip destination from Kolkata, Gurap has a rich history embellished with terracotta temples and artworks that will leave you awestruck


16 June 2022
A Monsoon Break In The Dooars of Bengal

A Monsoon Break In The Dooars of Bengal

Although the national parks remain shut during monsoon, you can visit the Bengal Safari Park and Khayerbari Eco Park along with a ride in the Vistadome train...


16 June 2022
Bengal Logs 230 New Covid-19 Cases, One More Fatality

Bengal Logs 230 New Covid-19 Cases, One More Fatality

230 new Covid cases reported in West Bengal, one fatality.


15 June 2022
West Bengal Researchers Claim Successful Use Of Goat Cartilage To Correct Human Body Deformities

West Bengal Researchers Claim Successful Use Of Goat Cartilage To Correct Human Body Deformities

Doctors of R G Kar Medical College and Hospital and scientists of West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences used that cartilage to treat Microtia...


15 June 2022
Nine Deaths In Six Months: Human-Tiger Conflict Continues To Kill In The Sundarbans

Nine Deaths In Six Months: Human-Tiger Conflict Continues To Kill In The Sundarbans

Over three dozen tiger-related deaths have been recorded in the Sundarbans in West Bengal since April 2020. In almost all cases, attacks occurred while fishing...


15 June 2022
CBI Summons Trinamool MLA Saokat Molla For Questioning In Coal Theft Case

CBI Summons Trinamool MLA Saokat Molla For Questioning In Coal Theft Case

The multi-crore coal pilferage scam is related to the Eastern Coalfields Ltd (ECL) mines in West Bengal's Kunustoria and Kajora areas.


14 June 2022
Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary: Weekending With Birds

Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary: Weekending With Birds

This sanctuary in West Bengal is good for observing and photographing migrant Asian Open Billed Storks and other birds during the monsoon


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