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West Bengal governor irked over not being invited to a varsity convocation 

Dhankhar, who is also the chancellor of the state universities, said he has "no information" about the third convocation programme of the Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University

Published on 12th February 2020
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Slow Clap: How to get gold from milk the desi way

West Bengal BJP Chief Dilip Ghosh announced that cows have a golden vein and that there is gold in desi cow milk, thus the yellowish colour

Published on 6th November 2019
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Mamata allows elections in four Bengal varsities after 2 years: Students demand polls in every campus

The students of West Bengal have been protesting against the two-year gap in student body polls vehemently since 2017. They did not accept the government's introduction of nominated student councils

Published on 18th October 2019
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After viral video, Goa cops book swimming coach for rape, molestation under IPC, POCSO

The Kolkata Police are also investigating the case as both the victim as well as the accused hail from West Bengal

Published on 5th September 2019
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Central legislation against assault on doctors will be in the Parliament's winter session: Harsh Vardhan

In the wake of widespread protests by doctors against brutal thrashing of a junior doctor in West Bengal, only last month, the Centre had constituted a 10-member inter-ministerial committee

Published on 30th August 2019
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West Bengal government starts web portals for job assistance and training for unemployed youth

The facilities would be gradually extended to all the 71 employment exchanges across West Bengal

Published on 30th August 2019
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Seek answers on growing unemployment, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee tells youth

As per the data, West Bengal has registered a GDP growth rate of 12. 58 per cent in 2018-19 while the unemployment rate was 6.1 per cent during the period

Published on 12th August 2019
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SC to hear plea on doctors' security after summer break, says no urgency as strike was called off

The petition was filed by lawyer Alakh Alok Srivastava in the wake of protests by doctors in West Bengal against an attack on their colleagues

Published on 18th June 2019
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Our lives are at stake every minute we're on duty: Why med students, doctors in WB are on strike after the NRS incident

The AIIMS Resident Doctors' Association appealed to all doctors in West Bengal to suspend all activities till the perpetrators are arrested and the demands met

Published on 11th June 2019
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IIM Kozhikode announces full tuition fee waiver for top-ranked candidates 

Top 10 states representing these students' profile are Maharashtra, Delhi, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Telangana and Gujarat

Published on 29th April 2019
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India needs more fellowships: JNU prof who donated Rs 2.5 lakhs of his award money to Bengal's Kalyani University

Dhar comes from a semi-urban setup of Bardhaman town in West Bengal and has seen his share of hurdles and complications throughout his journey

Published on 27th February 2019
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Students of Bengal Engg College lathicharged for asking for results quicker

Students at an engineering college in Malda, West Bengal have been protesting after some of them were lathicharged by the police and security guards at the college

Published on 23rd November 2018
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India's Oldest Old Age Homes: How Navanir has been helping elderly women in Bengal

Navanir was set up by Gandhian Renuka Ray and was West Bengal's first old age home for women on the Eastern seafront. Read all about it here

Published on 7th August 2018
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Blind Poets Society: How this Braille Poetry Magazine in Bengal has been inspiring the visually impaired for two decades

Sparshanandan Drishtihinder Braille Patrika is a West Bengal-based annual publication that was first published in 1999

Published on 19th July 2018
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Football Fever: Messi fan from Bengal paints house in Argentina colours

53-year-old Shib Shankar Patra, a tea-stall owner in West Bengal’s 24 North Parganas district, saved the most from his earnings to make it to the FIFA World Cup being held in Russia

Published on 14th June 2018

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