Migrant Family Starved Three Days At New Delhi Station

New Delhi: Caught in the nationwide lockdown without work or money, thousands of migrant workers are still stranded in different states despite the Indian Railways...

पुण्यतिथि विशेष: देश के प्रथम प्रधानमंत्री नेहरू के भारत रत्न चुने जाने की कहानी

सन् 1955 की गर्मियों में भारत के प्रथम प्रधानमंत्री जवाहरलाल नेहरू को उनकी खुद की सरकार द्वारा भारत रत्न देने की घोषणा की गई।...

The day Jawaharlal Nehru died

During my Varanasi days a class mate, Bajrang Dev Dwivedi, had some work in Allahabad and he asked me to accompany him. We took...

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From councilor to minister to NDRF none could help remove a tree torn down by cyclone Amphan at my house

Kolkata: On May 20th, the day West Bengal and Kolkata were hit by the worst cycle in recent memory—Amphan- at around 5.30 pm a huge mango tree from our neighbour's compound collapsed on our veranda. The 50 something-year-old tree is huge...

Super cyclone Amphan digs a watery grave for Kumartuli artisans

Kolkata: Super cyclone Amphan wreaked havoc in Kolkata, flattening thousands of trees and flooding roads and lanes. Kumartuli, the place of famous Durga Puja idol makers too suffered extensive damage due to waterlogging. Many of the idols, which were in various...

From councilor to minister to NDRF none could help remove a tree torn down by cyclone Amphan at my house

Kolkata: On May 20th, the day West Bengal and Kolkata were hit by the worst cycle in recent memory—Amphan- at around 5.30 pm a huge mango...

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पुण्यतिथि विशेष: देश के प्रथम प्रधानमंत्री नेहरू के भारत रत्न चुने जाने की कहानी

सन् 1955 की गर्मियों में भारत के प्रथम प्रधानमंत्री जवाहरलाल नेहरू को उनकी खुद की सरकार द्वारा भारत रत्न देने की घोषणा की गई।...

The day Jawaharlal Nehru died

During my Varanasi days a class mate, Bajrang Dev Dwivedi, had some work in Allahabad and he asked me to accompany him. We took...

Why I am protesting against CAA-NRC-NPR during coronavirus lockdown?

On 11 Dec 2019, Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) was finally passed in Rajya Sabha that swayed the entire nation with large-scale anti-CAA protests. Be...

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Migrant Family Starved Three Days At New Delhi Station

New Delhi: Caught in the nationwide lockdown without work or money, thousands of migrant workers are still stranded in different states despite the Indian Railways...

Covid-19 crisis: Indian political class needs to band, not to bicker

While it has handled the Corona pandemic well in statistical terms, India’s management of the subsequent migrant laborer crisis and the conduct of Indian...

Five-year-old Dalit girl allegedly dies of hunger in Jharkhand

Ranchi: Jharkhand has already witnessed several alleged starvation deaths between the years 2017 to 2019 because of the callousness of the previous regime. Thanks...

WB Govt plans to restart public transport from Monday, but it is not a smooth sailing

Kolkata: With many offices opening up as the lockdown rules get relaxed by the state, commuters are seen queuing up at bus stops and...

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Milind Soman- Journey of a super model to an author

Kolkata: Top model. Actor. Fitness champion. From becoming the Iron Man to helming Pinkathon, Milind Soman has traversed diverse paths with equal ease. For...

West Bengal: Lesser known Jaggadhatri Puja gains prominence

Kolkata: When the essence of Durga Puja almost fades away, another avataar of Durga is worshiped with great festivity in certain parts of West...

Video Story: Is Jharkhand a failed state or having a Jungle Raj? 22nd Mob Lynching cases in Raghubar government

Ranchi: Mubarak Ansari, 48, becomes 22nd mob lynching victims in Jharkhand. While Akhtar Ansari, 26, has managed to live on, despite receiving serious injuries...

Video story: Rajasthan’s lesbian couple defies all odds to live together

Jaipur: Ajmer residents where in for a shocked on Friday when two girls in their twenties approached Rajasthan Police, seeking protection from their families....

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Restrict sources instead of just launching protests against rape

The heinous rape and murder of a veterinarian down south has sparked protests all over the country. And it is quite justifiably so –...

Bihar Police claims brutal murder of girl is honour killing, arrests father

Patna: The horrific incident of a minor girl being allegedly gang-raped and brutally murdered in Buniyadganj in Gaya district in Bihar, is getting murkier....

BJP’s MP and MLA face sexual harassment allegations, but case not yet registered

Dhanbad/Ranchi: There seems to be many M J Akbars in Jharkhand's Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) for within a time span of a week,  two...

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Brutal attack on JNU shook Park Circus women to start sit-in, says won’t budge till CAA, NRC taken back

Kolkata: The news of women going for an indefinite sit-in demonstration was rife in Kolkata since New Year eve, but where and how wasn’t...

Unlike today, back in 2012, media was not as organised and hostile as it is now- Kavita

Kolkata: Sitting at the CPIML’s modest office in Kolkata’s Creek Row, Kavita Krishnan seemed to be in sync with not just the pace of...

76 percent applicants in Jharkhand did not get any installment of PMMVY since inception

Ranchi: Jaya, a resident of Raidih, Gumla had applied in 2017 for Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandan Yojna (PMMVY). She had provided all the documents...

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राँची: कौन कहता है आसमां में सुराख नहीं हो सकता, एक पत्थर तो तबियत से उछालो यारों...I इसी तर्ज पे सिर्फ 13 साल की चम्पा...

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Thousands from India and USA extend support to Seattle-based IITian, who was surviving by selling paintings

Kolkata/Seattle: IIT Kharagpur alumna Jayasri Talapatra Gill, no longer looks stressed. The strain, anxiety and insecurity, which was visible last time, when eNewsroom reported...

IITian found in Seattle sells paintings to survive and not beg, claims the Samaritan

Kolkata/Texas: After having led a cushy life in the United States of America for a one-and-a-half decade, Jayasri Talapatra Gill, an IITian has been pushed...

What Xi wants, for himself and for China?

Kolkata: During his three-and-half-hour long speech at the just concluded 19th party Congress meeting in Beijing, the President of People’s Republic of China (PRC)...