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Bengal celebrates Mahanavami

Kolkata, Oct 18 (IANS) Devotees from all walks of life, dressed in their best attire, headed towards the puja marquees on Thursday as the city …

5 dead in Bengal bus accident

Kolkata, Oct 16 (IANS) A bus accident in West Bengal’s Hooghly district left five persons dead and many others injured on Tuesday, police said. “The …

Bengal celebrates Maha Saptami

Kolkata, Oct 16 (IANS) After a fascinating start, the Durga Puja spirit soared on Tuesday which marked Maha Saptami — day two of the Puja …

5.5 kg of silver seized in Bengal

Kolkata, Oct 15 (IANS) Some 5.5 kg of silver ornaments worth Rs 2.2 lakh was recovered from the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal’s Malda district …

Mahalaya celebrations held in Bengal

Kolkata, Oct 8 (IANS) Devotional songs, prayers and recitation of Hindu scriptures marked the celebration of Mahalaya, the beginning of Devi Paksha, in West Bengal …