Sagar Island (West Bengal), Jan 14 (IANS) About 600,000 devotees took a holy dip in the icy cold waters of the Ganga on the occasion of Makar Sankranti Monday, at this island considered auspicious by... Read more
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee will visit West Bengal and Sikkim Nov 10 and 11, an official statement said Friday.
The president will attend the 125th year celebrations of St. Jo... Read more
Kolkata, Oct 8 (IANS) Despite being down with fever since the last two days, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is on a Durga Puja pandal inauguration spree across Kolkata. She greeted 65 wid... Read more
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The West Bengal government will invest Rs.120 crore to develop infrastructure to attract more tourists, Principal Resident Commissioner Bhaskar Khulbe said here Saturday.
Th... Read more
Kolkata, Oct 7 (IANS) Boarding a flight for the first time, getting an opportunity to meet their dear ones and savouring Durga Puja ambience in Bengal after years -- it has been a perfect homecoming ... Read more
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Inmates from a correctional home from West Bengal Sunday staged a dance drama as part of the West Bengal day celebration at the 33rd India International Trade Fair (IITF) he... Read more