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Silchar- The land of martyrs

Silchar is a place where you can always find a completely homely atmosphere. The people here are full of enthusiasm and the place itself is very rich in its own culture. When every Bengali was celebrating the centennial birthday of Rabindranath Tagore, it was in

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10 Indian Prawn Dishes That Are A Must Try

Prawns, believed to be the most popular exceptional seafood, are celebrated as the hero ingredient in many regions of India. Fry it, steam it, lather it in rich gravies(coconut or any other), serve it with heads on or de-shell them completely, it is hard for

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Passive euthanasia made legal in India

The Supreme Court of India finally takes the decision. The court ruled on Friday that individuals were allowed to draft a “living will” that authorized the withdrawal of life support if they reached an irreversible or terminal stage of illness. The supreme authorities of the country have

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Top 10 Instagram Photos used with hashtag Kolkata

Kolkata has rightly been called the ‘City of Joy’ by French author Dominique Lapierre. The City celebrates life like few others do. Fabricated by art, culture, and history, beauty runs in Kolkata’s lanes. While this generation is going crazy over Instagram, a photo and video

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Supriya Devi – The Ever-Popular Bengali

Veteran Bengali film actor and Padma Shri awardee, Supriya Choudhury (Devi) passed away at her South Kolkata residence on Friday ( January 26, 2018) following a massive heart attack. She was 85. Supriya Devi is survived by her daughter Soma, from her marriage to Bishwanath

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Folktales of Barak Valley

Mighty Barak; originating from Naga hills it flows through vast tracts of land before entering Bangladesh. The land crisscrossed by Barak and its innumerous tributaries is known as Barak Valley. Before the advent of British rule, the valley was ruled by Dimasa kings. Dimasa kings

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Dr. Kumar Viswas- The Engineer Who Became A Poet

“Koi Deewana Keheta hai….. Koi paagal samjhta hai, Magar dharti ki bechani………Toh bas baadal samjhta hai, Mein tujhse door kaisa hu….Tu mujhse door kaisi hai, Ye tera dil samajhta hai…..Ya mera dil samajhta hai…….”

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Kargil Vijay Diwas

July 26, 1999 It was on this day seventeen years ago that the Indian Army recaptured all the Indian posts in Kargil that had been occupied by Pakistan’s army. Since then, July 26 has been observed annually to commemorate the sacrifices made by soldiers in

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Team India’s Plans Ahead Of The Lanka Tour

– ‘Blueprint, right from the dressing room’ After the Kohli- Kumble drift and the second innings for Ravi Shastri, and it is first tour for Kohli as the Captain of the Indian Cricket Team with Shastri being the head coach. This India’s tour of Sri

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ATIF ASLAM- Journey of The man of Dreams

On November 2009, A voice shined in the shade of Sun like a pearl up on the Ocean. With an equally well picturization on Ranbir and Katrina portraying the delightful essence of Love, this song had been the Silent Youth Anthem of its days. An

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The Poster Girls Of Kolkata

“Art washes away from the soul, the dust of everyday life”, once said the great Pablo Picasso.  Art has always been the life for the ‘City of Joy’ – Kolkata and there have been many renowned artists who have flourished not only in the city of