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Mamata moves to rename state Bengal in English, Bongo/Bangla in Bengali

Aug 2, 2016
West Bengal may soon be renamed as 'Bengal', with the state Cabinet on Tuesday deciding to change the name of the state.   | Read..
Go, Rakshak tells Anandiben
Quote of the day

I am very happy and looking forward to winning a medal in the Olympics

Narsingh Yadav

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North Bengal RSS
Bidders shun Dalkhola bypass
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Opinion RSS
Putting life into India
I must say I was surprised to read that Kaushik Basu, once my friend and neighbour, had been succeed...   | Read.. 
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Won’t be at my best in Rio, says Nadal
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McCain slams Trump over Khan remarks
In a remarkable and lengthy rebuke of his party's nominee, Senator John McCain sharply criticised Do...   | Read.. 
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China deal to fuel Uber local ride
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Hunt for gamble gang in shooting
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Northeast RSS
Assam to move SC on NRC
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Odisha RSS
Temple bears lightning brunt
Jameshwar Temple suffered extensive damage from a lightning strike on Saturday. A deep crack has dev...   | Read..