The Telegraph
Wednesday , September 27 , 2017
 
Bengal
 

WhatsApp and mail ping back on hill phones

WhatsApp messages pinged on cellphones and festive shopping began in Darjeeling today.   | Read..
 

State govt averse to Gurung, not talks

The Bengal government is likely to accept the Centre's appeal for a tripartite meeting on the hills but won't allow Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung to be a part...   | Read..
 

Mukul applies for Belur diksha

Suspended Trinamul MP Mukul Roy has applied for mantra diksha or initiation at Belur Math.   | Read..
 

Jalsaghar palace battles for life

The 152-year-old Nimtita Rajbari in Murshidabad - immortalised by Satyajit Ray in his film Jalsaghar (the music room) - is in ruins. But that hasn't stopped the descendants...   | Read..
 

300-year-old idol 'mistake'

A 300-year-old "mistake" by an artisan to paint a Durga idol blue is being continued in Nadia's Krishnagar as part of tradition.   | Read..