Bengali

Illiterate Bengalis in Assam targeted in the name of NRC, alleges student organisation 

The allegation was made amidst the growing demand for action against “fake objectors” who were allegedly harassing a section of people.

published on : 14th May 2019

The bong connection in Bengaluru

Celebrate Poila Baisakh with a sumptuous spread of Bengali dishes at Novotel Bengaluru Outer Ring Road.

published on : 13th April 2019

With festivities galore this new year, Bengaluru gets taste of cultural melange

Ahead of the Bengali New Year, Bengali people in the city have their own way to celebrate.

published on : 6th April 2019

Gear up for fusion music in Chennai from the city of joy

Kolkata-based band Somlata and The Aces is popular for its Bengali fusion songs.

published on : 3rd April 2019

Veteran Bengali actor Chinmoy Roy passes away at 79

He had immortalised the character of Tenyda in the film 'Charmurti' which became a major hit in the 1980s.

published on : 18th March 2019

Bengali political satire 'Bhobishyoter Bhoot' falls foul of Mamata, goes missing from theatres

The sudden disappearance of a Central Bureau of Film Certification (CBFC) approved film from the theatres of Kolkata left the city's artists and activists both confused and fuming.

published on : 18th February 2019

Screening of Bengali film 'Bhobisyoter Bhoot' stopped a day after release 

The director alleged that the owners of the theatres were forced to stop the screening of the film from this afternoon though it ran to packed halls in many places since its release Friday.

published on : 16th February 2019

TMC asks BJP to ensure safety of Bengalis in Assam

TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi and Congress' Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury raised the matter during the Zero Hour.

published on : 12th February 2019

This Bengali bride's dad refused to give her away in Kanyadan and we are so happy!

Two women priests performed the rituals at the wedding which broke many stereotypes.

published on : 5th February 2019

Haven't seen God, searched him on Google: Writer Manoranjan Byapari

Manoranjan Byapari on Sunday said that though not visible it is the prevalent caste system in West Bengal that stood against any celebration of his success.

published on : 27th January 2019

'Bharat mata ki jai' was not uttered even once at Kolkata rally of opposition parties, says Amit Shah in Malda

Speaking at a rally in Malda, Shah took on the ruling Trinamool Congress and said the upcoming Lok Sabha elections will be for restoring democracy in the state.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Bengal BJP chief does U-turn, says remarks on Mamata's PM prospects were made in jest

The Congress, however, said the statement was "sort of an admission" from the state BJP chief, who probably knew that the chances of the saffron party returning to power in 2019 were slim.

published on : 6th January 2019

2018: Bengali cinema offered a varied bouquet of films despite competition

'Guptodhoner Sondhane', a treasure-chase adventure on a new breed of sleuths - Sona da, Abir and Jhinuk - went on to become a superhit with its fresh story.

published on : 1st January 2019

Veteran Bengali filmmaker Mrinal Sen passes away at 95

Along with contemporaries Satyajit Ray and Ritwik Ghatak, Sen was considered as one of the greatest ambassadors of Bengali parallel cinema on the global stage.

published on : 30th December 2018

16 Bengal fishermen held from Odisha's Gahirmatha sanctuary

The court rejected the fishermen's bail application and remanded them in jail custody.

published on : 28th December 2018
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