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164 Bangladeshi children in West Bengal...

164 Bangladeshi children in West Bengal...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 24 2017

Unlike Indian prisoners, as Bangladeshi inmates have no place to leave their children, they bring their...

West Bengal tries to derail Indo-Bangla...

West Bengal tries to derail Indo-Bangla...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Jul 20 2017

'If there are small tensions, like the Teesta river water sharing issue, ironically Ms Banerjee is the...

Home is where the heart is

Home is where the heart is

When it comes to tourism, Bangladesh shouldn’t overlook West Bengal. This is the concluding part of yesterday’s...

Malda mango growers demand immediate...

Malda mango growers demand immediate...

Commerce

Thu, Jun 22 2017

In an average year, around 500,000 tonnes of mangoes were sold in Bangladesh alone.

One Belt to rule them all

One Belt to rule them all

Garga Chatterjee

Mon, Jun 5 2017

India must re-think the One Belt One Road initiative

An era in Indian politics is over

An era in Indian politics is over

West Bengal is going through a tectonic political shift

New natural gas pipeline to strengthen...

New natural gas pipeline to strengthen...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Apr 19 2017

Bangladesh and India have settled years of protracted negotiations on deepening infrastructure cooperation...

Torn to pieces

Torn to pieces

S.N.M. Abdi

Wed, Apr 12 2017

Mamata killed the Teesta deal, but all of West Bengal was behind her

Reasons not to count on Mamata over...

Reasons not to count on Mamata over...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Apr 11 2017

Mamata’s recent proposal to augment water from the Torsa-Dharala is not a new idea at all

Delhi must have Kolkata on board

Delhi must have Kolkata on board

Garga Chatterjee

Mon, Apr 10 2017

To outdo or match Beijing, Delhi must offer Teesta to Dhaka

Mamata still only barrier to Teesta...

Mamata still only barrier to Teesta...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Apr 10 2017

The fact is there is no water in Teesta. Due to water scarcity the NTPC power plant has been closed....

Hasina to leave for New Delhi

Hasina to leave for New Delhi

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 7 2017

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is expected to join a meeting

Everything you need to know about Hasina’s...

Everything you need to know about Hasina’s...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 7 2017

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will begin her official four-day visit to India today. With both countries...

Indians rethinking ties with...

Indians rethinking ties with...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Apr 6 2017

West Bengal and Assam apart, the other northeast states are demanding boosting India’s trade relations...

Is Bangladesh collateral damage in the...

Is Bangladesh collateral damage in the...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Mar 31 2017

'I have a good personal and political rapport with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. But my state’s interest...

West Bengal amps up anti-Teesta treaty...

West Bengal amps up anti-Teesta treaty...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Mar 27 2017

Trinamool MP Saugata Roy voiced West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's continued opposition to...

Delhi’s political conspiracy

Delhi’s political conspiracy

Garga Chatterjee

Wed, Mar 22 2017

What does federalism mean in the Indian Union?

Sohana Saba to star in Tollywood’s Epar...

Sohana Saba to star in Tollywood’s Epar...

Showtime

Fri, Mar 10 2017

Directed by Tollywood film maker Haranath Chakraborty, the film is set in 1971 and explores true incidents...

No one understands Amartya Sen?

No one understands Amartya Sen?

Garga Chatterjee

Wed, Feb 22 2017

What prompted the cheap attack on the economist?

Bihar CM: Time to decommission...

Bihar CM: Time to decommission...

Environment

Tue, Feb 21 2017

Farakka has been blamed for reducing water flow, causing salinity ingress and drying up of the Sundarbans...

Eight dead in landmine blast near army...

Eight dead in landmine blast near army...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 2 2017

According to the South Asia Terrorism Portal, 433 people were killed in incidents of left-wing extremism...