PHOTOS | Kolkata Intl Film Fest: Positive and alive, says SRK; historicals now steeped in jingoism: Big B
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan inaugurated the 28th edition of the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) on December 15. West Bengal Governor C V Ananda Bose, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Jaya Bachchan, superstar Shah Rukh Khan, former India cricket skipper Sourav Ganguly, filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha, among others, were present on the occasion at the Netaji Indoor Stadium.
PHOTOS | India's G20 Presidency: PM Modi chairs all-party meet; Mamata, Stalin, Jagan attend
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 5 chaired a meeting of leaders from all parties on India's presidency of the G-20 and sought their cooperation to make it a big success, while opposition leaders urged him to use the opportunity for the country's benefit. India officially assumed the G20 presidency on December 1. The country is expected to host over 200 preparatory meetings across the country beginning this month.
IN PHOTOS | Kolkata kicks off Durga Puja 2022 celebrations in full spirit
Kolkata is celebrating Durga Puja in full glory --- revellers wearing new clothes have started making the rounds of popular puja marquees which are already being inuagurated. The festival, dedicated to Goddess Durga, begins October 1 and ends on the 5th, which is celebrated as Dussehra --- a day to honour triumph of good over evil.
'Fascism', 'Jallianwala Bagh', 'Hitler': Lakhimpur Kheri farmers' killing leads to strong reactions by Opposition leaders
From Priyanka and Rahul Gandhi of Congress to Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, Opposition leaders across India have strongly condemned the killing of farmers by a convoy that allegedly included the son of a minister and the UP government's decision to stop political leaders from entering Sitapur. Here are some reactions you don't want to miss.
Narendra Modi to Rahul Gandhi: Check out Yahoo's list of 10 Most Searched Politicians in India in 2020
Yahoo's 2020 Year in Review for India gives an idea of the year's top newsmakers and events, based on anonymised daily search habits of users. Check out Yahoo's list of 10 Most Searched Politicians in India in 2020.
Lok Sabha polls 2019: Mamata Banerjee's TMC fields 17 women candidates in West Bengal
In a major shake-up of poll strategy, the TMC has allotted tickets for 17 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal (41%)to women candidates. While 16 fresh faces have been nominated by the party this time, 8 sitting MPs have been dropped.
Didi VS Modi: Anatomy of a crisis in photos
On 3 February 2019 evening, a 'surprise visit' by CBI officials to the Kolkata police chief’s residence sparked a face-off involving the state police and the central agency. Here is all you need to know about the long-standing rift between West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and the Modi-led BJP government at the Centre.
IN PHOTOS | Opposition leaders stand strong at Mamata's United India Rally, vow to oust Modi
Over 15 opposition parties came together at the United India Rally organised by Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on 19 January to strengthen their resolve to defeat the Modi-led BJP government in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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