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Hill rally kicks off festivities
Controversies gave way to enthusiasm as the hill people came together to celebrate the biggest community festival here in its true spirit. ...  | Read.. 
 
Low dam, big damage, claim NGOs
With the landslip at 27 Mile continuing to disrupt regular flow of traffic on NH 31A, local NGOs have come together to f ...  | Read.. 
 
Local rush on rainy Sashthi
Be it in Siliguri or in Balurghat or Raiganj — the foul weather has played spoilsport for pandal hoppers, literally pour ...  | Read.. 
 
Storm at midnight kills one
One person died and more than 100 houses were damaged when a thunderstorm hit Alipurduar subdivision and parts of Cooch Beha ...  | Read.. 
 
Puja funds to feed victims of flood
Puja organisers in a little Murshidabad village have done what their far richer counterparts have not — use their festival s ...  | Read.. 
 
Festive treat for orphans
The subdivisional administration has lined up a surprise gift for 45 orphans from a home in Falakata. ...  | Read.. 
 
Gangtok gears up for six-day break
The rains have disappeared in the last three days and the sunshine in the clear blue skies seems to be heralding the ons ...  | Read.. 
 
Govt sweet deal for farmers
With Tata Motors setting a year-end deadline for land transfer for its showpiece people’s car project, the government is ...  | Read.. 
 
‘Captor’ son arrested
Miffed with his father for not giving consent to marry a Muslim girl from Malda, a software engineer working in Ghaziaba ...  | Read.. 
 
Gifts from Bengal at your door
The famed chini pata doi from Bangladesh, which is said to have been invented by legendary Bangladeshi writer Pramath ...  | Read.. 
 
DHR chugs into special puja
The physically challenged people here have proved once again that no challenge is big enough to thwart their spirit. ...  | Read.. 
 
Kid beats his own drum
The little drummer boy seems to be the talk of the town. ...  | Read.. 
 
Day out on Saptami
Brushing aside social stigma, members of Suryanagar Samaj Kalyan Sangstha, a Siliguri-based NGO, took leprosy patients o ...  | Read.. 
 
Participants at the rally in Kalimpong. Picture by Chinlop Fudong Lepcha
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