West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.22

Old English gun seized in Burdwan

The recovery of the single-barrel breach-loading (SBBL) gun has prompted cops to look for the source of such arms...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

News  /  Published 14.11.22

Police arrest 4 money lenders from East Burdwan for abetting suicide over repayment of loan

Search on for 13 others involved in the crime...

Places  /  Published 03.11.22

Tracing the history of the Mughal Empire and architecture in Burdwan

A day trip to Sher Afghan Khan’s tomb, Nur Jahan’s first husband and Jagirdar of Burdwan, will leave you fascinated...
By Rangan Datta

India  /  Published 01.11.22

Morbi tragedy: Toll mounts to 134, many children among dead

Gujarat government declares state-wide mourning on November 2 for victims...
By Darshan Desai in Ahmedabad

West Bengal  /  Published 03.10.22

Lotus hit by scanty rain

Rush to import flowers from Bihar and Bangalore as production halves...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta


Places  /  Published 30.09.22

Durga Puja of Kalanpur — 200 years and counting

A legacy of living the happiness of getting together...

People  /  Published 26.09.22

Inside the unique 182-year-old Durga Puja of the Punjabi Handa family of Burdwan

The Handas of Ukhra have roots in Punjab but have worshipped Durga the quintessentially Bengali way for centuries...
By Somen Sengupta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.22

Govt to form farm clusters

Two types of clusters— one with 50-100 farmers, especially for backward districts and the second with a larger group (more than 200) across the state— will be formed...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.22

2 tonnes of coal seized

This is the third coal haul by the police in the region where the booty was either being smuggled under the garb of milk-based products and bakery items in container truck ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 19.09.22

Folk songs on missing MGNREGA jobs

Bhadu singers put up shows on their plight at villages of East Burdwan...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta


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