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Mamata Banerjee seeks to undo past with monetary gift for Durga Puja

Banerjee on Monday awarded Rs 10,000 each to 28,000 Durga Puja committees across the state, including 3,000 in Kolkata.

published on : 12th September 2018

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee announces Rs 28 crore grant for organising Durga Puja

A total of 3000 Durga Puja committees are there in Kolkata and 25000 across the state.

published on : 11th September 2018

BMC to repair roads before Durga Puja

Condition of several roads in Palasuni- Rasulgarh, Rasulgarh-Kalpana and Sishu Bhawan-Master Canteen Square stretches has worsened due to ongoing project works.

published on : 30th August 2018

Durga Puja-themed restaurant to soon open in Kolkata

To keep the celebration spirit of Durga Puja alive throughout the year, the owner of the restaurant has set up a menu of Bengali delicacies and sweets. 

published on : 12th June 2018

Railway mulls extra charges during festivals, discounts for odd-hour travels

They have also recommended premium charges for overnight trains, trains with pantry cars, for allowing confirmed booking through e-auction a week in advance on popular trains.

published on : 24th December 2017

Kolkata diary: How West Bengal's politicos celebrated Durga Puja and more

Thrown out by Didi, the former Trinamool Congress number two, Mukul Roy sent rosogullas to BJP Bengal chief Dilip Ghosh on Vijayadashami day.

published on : 7th October 2017

Only in Kolkata: Durga Puja marquees themed on FIFA U-17 World Cup turning crowd pullers

Intensifying the excitement, the state's biggest carnival is highlighting the overflowing passion for the game in this part of the country.

published on : 28th September 2017

West Bengal's communal cocktail: Why have festivals become Bengal’s new flashpoints?

The Calcutta High Court on Thursday quashed a West Bengal government order halting the Durga Puja immersion so that it does not coincide with the Muharram procession.

published on : 23rd September 2017

Don’t create Hindu-Muslim distinction, Calcutta High Court tells Mamata Banerjee

The High Court told the Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government not to create distinction by disallowing Muharram and Durga Puja processions on the same day.

published on : 21st September 2017

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee urges Durga Puja, Muharram organisers to ensure communal amity

The WB Chief Minister asked the Police Superintendents of all the districts to call the organisers of Durga Puja and Muharram in all the localities for discussions and pass her message.

published on : 24th August 2017