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Funds for Pandals: SC refuses to stay govt plan to give Rs 10,000

A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta, however, issued notice to the state government indicating that it will examine the issue. Initially, the bench sought to know how the state proposed to distribute the amount.

Shobhabazar Rajbari deity has golden makeover

For a long time since Raja Nabakrishna Deb the Durga idol used to have golden colour. But, later due to financial crunch the idols get silver colour.


Demonetisation chosen as Durga Puja theme in Kolkata

Demonetisation or 'notebandi' has been chosen as the theme by organisers of at least two community Durga Pujas in West Bengal this year. The idea to take up demonetisation as a theme came from the sufferings that the common man had to face due to the note ban.

Kolkata: Themed around note ban, small community Durga Puja gets ‘good wishes’ from Mamata Banerjee

Over 30,000 replicas of the banned Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes have been printed to serve as leaves of the “money tree”

Devastated Kedarnath temple theme of puja pandals in Tripura

The theme would portray the glorious role of the army,air force and navy.

Award-winning pandals were inaccessible to differently abled

Members said most pandals did not even cater to the basic requirements of the special visitors.


TMC nominates candidates for KMC by-poll

Trinamool Congress nominated its candidates for Kolkata Municipal Corporation by-election in ward numbers 1 and 24.

EC on lookout,Ramlila & Puja samitis keep politicians away

Sources at the Luv Kush Ram Lila Committee said they had even cancelled visits by dignitaries this year.

Robbery may not be motive behind Neha shooting,say police

A Visit by Neha Bansal and her family to visit Ramlila pandals across the city turned into a nightmare late on Sunday

Bengal festive spirit marred by heavy rains

'Mahasaptami' the first day of the Durga Puja,was marred by heavy rains.

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Durga Puja celebrations continue in Kolkata

Kolkata is busy with the hustle and bustle of the Durga Puja celebrations. Devotees are flicking to various pandals across the city to offer prayers to Goddess Durga.