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19 November, 2017 11:54 AM Actress Rita Koiral Dies At The Age Of 58

Rita Koiral died of cancer at a private hospital in Kolkata on Sunday A familiar face in TV serials and films, Rita Koiral died of cancer at a private hospital here today, her family members said. Koiral had acted in films such as Asukh (1999) by Rituparno Ghosh and Paromitar Ekdin (2008) by Aparna Sen and Dutta Vs Dutta (2012) by Anjan Dutt. She was working 41

18 November, 2017 7:21 PM 87 Bengal kids taken to hospital as dead lizard is found in meal

Kolkata: Eighty-seven students were rushed to hospital for a check-up after a dead lizard was found in one of the student`s mid-day meal plate at a state-run primary school in West Bengal`s Bankura district, an official said on Saturday. The incident took place at Mandarmani Primary School in Bankura district`s Onda on Friday afternoon. According to district 64 1

18 November, 2017 4:54 PM Expelled CPI(M) leader to form party

Young Bengal, a breakaway faction of the CPI(M), is planning to launch a political party. Prasenjit Bose, founder-member and convener of the organisation, who was expelled from the CPI(M) in 2012, told presspersons about the possibility on Saturday on the sidelines of the second annual convention of Young Bengal here. The organisation, a platform for the youth 27

18 November, 2017 4:35 PM Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey stars with a double ton; Ishant Sharma on fire

New Delhi: Team India batsman Manish Pandey scored a double century for Karnataka against Uttar Pradesh in Kanpur on day two of the sixth round Ranji Trophy matches. Pandey was eventually dismissed for 235 off 301 balls and shared a 354-run partnership for the fourth wicket with D Nischal, who scored 195. Karnataka ended the day at 642/7 with skipper 16

18 November, 2017 2:48 PM Now Trinamool turns to cows ahead of panchayat polls

Opposition sceptical as party plans to distribute cows to rural households In an apparent bid to counter the BJP, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) government in West Bengal has unveiled a fresh strategy with the cow at its centre. The government will distribute cows to households in rural areas ahead of the panchayat polls. State’s Minister of Animal Resources 26

17 November, 2017 9:03 AM Lala Lajpat Rai Death Anniversary: 5 Inspiring Quotes From India's Freedom Fighter

Lala Lajpat Rai played an significant role in India's independence movement. He was a fierce patriot who died fighting for the country's independence. Lala Lajpat Rai has left a legacy behind him. Apart from igniting the spark of 'Purna Swaraj' or total freedom in the minds of the countrymen, he became an exemplary freedom fighter for the likes of Chandrasekhar 23

16 November, 2017 6:52 PM Democracy 'safe' in India as long as Hindus are in majority: Giriraj Singh

While population of Muslims has increased considerably in India, the number of Hindus has fallen drastically in Pakistan after the Partition. Bhopal: Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Thursday said democracy is "safe" in the country as long as Hindus remain in majority. He said social harmony and development would be "in danger" the day the population 43

16 November, 2017 2:56 PM Dengue Claims BSF Jawan's Life In West Bengal

Kolkata: A BSF jawan, deployed along the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Malda district, has died due to dengue, officials said today. Head Constable Abhay Kumar Singh was admitted to a hospital in Malda on November 12 with high fever, Border Security Force (BSF) officials said, adding that the jawan died yesterday. Mr Singh, posted with the 82nd battalion 70

12 November, 2017 2:03 PM Ranji Trophy: Vidarbha Climb Up To Top Of Table As Bengal Suffer First Loss

Despite India's Test wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha and Sudeep Chatterjee scoring half-centuries, Bengal's batting crumbled and they suffered a 10-wicket humiliating loss at home against Vidarbha in a Ranji Trophy Group D fixture on Sunday. Resuming the day on 86 for three in their second innings after being asked to follow-on, Bengal rode on 148-run partnership 38

11 November, 2017 6:08 PM ‘Biswa Bangla not a private entity, it is 100% govt. owned’

Mukul Roy had alleged it was owned by Mamata’s nephew Reacting to Mukul Roy’s allegation that the Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation is owned by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee, the government on Saturday said the company was 100% government owned. This is the second consecutive day that senior officials of the State 27