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20 July, 2018 3:31 AM Petrol, Diesel Prices Slashed Across Metros. Details Here

Petrol and diesel prices were slashed across the four metro cities with effect from 6 am on Friday, according to the website of Indian Oil Corporation (IOC). Petrol and diesel prices, which are revised by fuel retailers every day based upon global crude oil prices and the rate of the rupee, were cut despite the local currency closing at an all-time low of Rs 69.05 against 36

19 July, 2018 4:01 PM Jains plan a mega drive to map size and spread of community

The Jain community, which was granted minority status in 2014, believes that the size of the community is four times bigger than the 45 lakh as per the Census 2011. As per a report in The Times of India, to map the community’s size and spread, different sects have joined hands to launch a mega drive that will begin at the end of the chaturmass (monsoon 57

19 July, 2018 3:00 PM Naren set for a voyage in Aakash Aath’s Jagat Janani Maa Sarada

Kolkata: Loyal audiences of Aakash Aath’s period drama Jagat Janani Maa Sarada are in for some interesting episodes. Sarada (Arpita Mondol) invites all her children from Kolkata to celebrate Jagatdhatri puja at Jairambati. Sarat, Jogin, Golap, and Kalikrishna reach Maa’s place a day before the puja. Together, they celebrate Jagatdhatri Puja with great 25

19 July, 2018 2:39 AM Petrol, Diesel Prices Cheapest In Delhi Today. Details Here

Petrol prices in Delhi were cut by 6 paise while diesel rates in Delhi were slashed by 12 paise. Petrol and diesel prices were slashed on Thursday only in the national capital, New Delhi. According to data from the website of the largest fuel retailer of the country, Indian Oil Coporation (IOC), petrol prices in Delhi were cut by 6 paise while diesel 39

18 July, 2018 2:49 PM This theatre was named after Prosenjit Chatterjee!

KOLKATA: The forthcoming episode of Colors Bangla’s quiz show Ke Hobe Banglar Kotipoti will reveal an interesting fact about Prosenjit Chatterjee, the host. When the hot seat contestant says that he belongs to Ranaghat, Chatterjee shares that he has a special bonding with this place. Cinema hall Ranaghat Talkies had played his movies for an entire year. In fact, name of Ranaghat 38

18 July, 2018 8:03 AM Centre considers increasing retirement age for SC, HC judges

A constitutional amendment would be needed to raise the age of retirement The Centre is considering increasing the retirement age of judges presiding on cases in upper levels of the judiciary. According to a CNN News 18 report, the government would consider a proposal to increase the retirement age of high court judges from the current 62 years to 64 years 45

17 July, 2018 2:01 PM Colors Bangla’s Ke Hobe Banglar Kotipoti welcomes a new contestant

KOLKATA: Here’s an update on Colors Bangla’s Ke Hobe Banglar Kotipoti, the Bengali version of popular game show Kaun Banega Crorepati. The first episode saw Sumit Bhattacharjee, a WBCS officer who wishes to be the Prime Minister one day, as the first contestant. Yesterday, Bhattacharjee played really well; at the end of the episode, he had won Rs. 3,20,000. Bhattacharjee 49

17 July, 2018 12:17 PM India accounts for one fifth of flood-related deaths in the world

A World Bank study suggests that India accounts for close to one-fifth of the total flood-related deaths across the world. According to an Economic Times report, approximately 50 million people in the South Asian cities like Kolkata, Mumbai, Dhaka and Karachi may face severe flood-related damage in the coming century. Data from the Central Water Commission 48

17 July, 2018 6:43 AM Jet Airways Offers Up To 30% Discount On International, Domestic Flight Tickets. Details Here

Jet Airways has come up with a discount offer on domestic and international flight tickets, said the country's second largest airline on its official website -- jetairways.com. Jet Airways is offering up to 30 per cent discount, which is applicable on base fare in the premiere and economy category. On the domestic front, Jet Airways is offering up to 25 per cent discount 54

17 July, 2018 4:08 AM Petrol, Diesel Prices Today: Check How Much You Have To Pay

Petrol and diesel prices were not slashed on Tuesday, despite global crude oil prices plunging by 4 per cent. A litre of petrol was being sold in Delhi for Rs 76.84; in Kolkata for Rs 79.51; in Mumbai for Rs 84.22; and in Chennai for Rs 79.76. A litre of diesel was being sold in Delhi for Rs 68.47; in Kolkata for Rs 71.03; in Mumbai for Rs 72.65; and in Chennai 38