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জগদ্ধাত্রী পূজা: কৃষ্ণনগরে “বইঘর” মন্ডপ ও থিমের বিবর্তন

– সঞ্জিত দত্ত   এবার কৃষ্ণনগরে গ্রন্থাগার কক্ষে বা লাইব্রেরী রুমে ‘জগদ্ধাত্রী’ মা পূজিতা হচ্ছেন। সরস্বতীর বদলে জগদ্ধাত্রী! চমকে  যাওয়ার মত ব্যাপার। দেখা গেল কড়ি বরগার ছাদের নিচে থাকে থাকে বই সাজানো কাঠের আলমারি বা স্টিলের খোলা মঞ্চে। আছে মনীষীদের মূর্তি। দ্বিজেন্দ্রলাল, বিদ্যাসাগর, রবীন্দ্রনাথ সহ আরো অনেকে।  জগদ্ধাত্রী পুজো মানেই…


BCKV Vice Chancellor’s PA Made Suicide Attempt In Office Chamber

Kalyani, Nov. 15: Gopal Saha (52), the personal assistant to Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswabidyalay’s (BCKV) vice chancellor professor Dharanidhar Patra was seriously injured when he allegedly made a suicide attempt by slashing several parts of his body with a shaving blade inside a toilet attached to the VC’s chamber at…


Nobel Laureate Harold E Varmus Inaugurates Human Genome Hall At NIBMG

Kalyani, Nov. 11: Nobel laureate scientist professor Harold Eliot Varmus on sunday inaugurated “Human Genome Hall”, an archive cum exhibition centre at Kalyani based National Institute of Biomedical Genomics. The Human Genome Hall is an unique exhibition to enhance public understanding of human genome and biomedical genomics. The exhibit comprises…


Pranab Finds Research Works ‘Malnourished’, Blames Poor Funding

Kalyani, Nov. 1: Former President of India Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that research works in higher educational institutions in India are still ‘malnourished’ as the country still lack the ideal infrastructure and allocations of sufficient funds in education, at least 6% of the GDP, to meet the world standard…


Birds Die Trapped In Fishing Nets In Nadia

Krishnanagar, Nov. 1: Over hundreds fish-eating birds of different species are regularly trapped and killed being entangled in nets laid over ponds and wetlands by the fishermen to protect fish in several places in Nadia regularly. While farmers claimed that they are compelled to use the net to protect the…


Giriraj Advocates For Law To Ensure Birth Control For All

Krishnaganj: BJP leader and union minster Giriraj Sing has demanded that centre should consider introducing an uniform law to stop people having more than two children irrespective of their religious faith and identity, it should rob their voting rights and initiate legal actions for punishment. While speaking at a religious…


Ranaghat Youth Arrested For Enrolling Fake ‘Kanyashree’ Beneficiaries

Ranaghat, Oct. 27: An inquiry by state government has revealed that at least ten Kanyashree beneficiaries of Ranaghat College in Nadia during 2016-17 financial year were actually middle aged married women from South 24 Pargana’s Basanti who never been to schools in their life. Police have arrested Debajyoti Sarkar, a young…


Nadia Primary School Council Scripts Audio Drama For Parental Awareness

Krishnagar, Oct. 26: The Nadia District Primary School Council has scripted an audio drama and advised all the 2643 primary schools in the district to perform it to create awareness among parents to resist them to build pressure on their children to match their expectations. The council thinks that it…


Veteran Communist And Author Narugopal Ghosh Passed Away

Krishnanagar, Oct. 26: Veteran journalist and author Narugopal Ghosh (83) has passed away on Friday afternoon at Saktingar district hospital in Krishnanagar. Born on June 1, 1935, the elderly author and former CPI leader, was suffering from sodium deficiency apart from old age ailments. He was admitted to the hospital…


Sweet Shop Worker Returns Diamond Studded Gold Ring To Owner

Majhdia, Oct. 24: He works on daily wage for Rs.120 at a sweet shop in Nadia’s Majhdia and his monthly income seldom crosses Rupees 3200 due to weekly off. Nevertheless, a diamond studded gold ring which he found on the floor of the shop could not lure him for lucre….