Actor and filmmaker Amol Palekar and noted Hindi poet Ashok Vajpeyi inaugurate the Kolkata Literature Festival 2016 at the Kolkata International Book Fair on Thursday. — PTI
An early marriage at a tender age of 14 had forced Santana Murmu out of school when she was in Class 8.
A CPI(M) state secretariat meeting was held on Wednesday in which majority of the members strongly advocated an alliance with the Congress for the coming Assembly election.
The CPI(M) has decided to hold an emergency state committee meeting on February 12 and 13 to discuss a possible alliance with the Congress, a day after state PCC leaders met Rahul Gandhi and discussed
Desperate for an alliance with the Congress ahead of a challenging Assembly election, Left leaders on Monday kept an eager watch on the PCC leaders’ meeting with Rahul Gandhi in Delhi.
Out of 9 arrested, 1 died, 2 freed
Khap panchayats have a strength of their own, he stressed, adding there is no proposal to ban them.
Six persons were convicted for gangrape and murder of a 21-year-old college girl.
A fast-track court on Thursday convicted six out of nine accused of the Kamduni gangrape and murder case in which a 21-year-old college girl was brutally assaulted and murdered in June 2013.
The film directed by Agnidev Chatterjee will hit the screens in February.