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Student from Balurghat receives NASA scholarship

He won an essay competition on spaceships

Salute to rural women entrepreneurs of Bengal

Women of Bonhooghly beat all odds to establish profitable turkey ...

Lost son to cancer, mother builds school for slum children

Shimanti Das dedicates her life to hundreds of children

Burdwan Medical College doctors perform miracle operation

Extract a growing foetus from the stomach of a baby

Shreya Sen turned a well-known architect despite losing an arm ...

Victim of the ill-fated Gyaneshwari train accident

Dadpur – the musical village of Bengal that set a busines...

The biggest exporter of stringed instruments

Service to the nation stood above marriage for this Purulia jaw...

Rajesh Gope of Indian Army kept his motherland above his wedding ...

Agricultural scientist Angshuman Majumdar returns to his roots ...

Helps farmers of Jalpaiguri earn more through organic farming

On International Women’s Day tale of a different ‘K...

Bengali wedding that deconstructs age-old beliefs

Gudiya’s dreams – from a beggar to a Madhyamik stud...

GB traces the courage of a child beggar who dreamt of going to sc...

Soumyadeep Jana did not succumb to terrorist bullets

The 14-year-old from Midnapore who came out of come

State government hospital revives ‘brain dead’ woma...

A feather in the cap of MR Bangur Hospital

Raju ‘Joker’who brings a smile to the poor of North...

He has overcome his own poverty to make the poor happy

Meet Ujjwal Pal from Siuri who cycled to the top of Chander Pah...

Real life Shankar of Chander Pahar back in action?

Young scientists from Bengal sweep Science Congress Awards

Bengal bags the highest number of awards, ahead of other states ...

Mountain Man from Bengal conquers Antarctica peak

Satyarup Siddhanta has achieved the unthinkable!

All women Pink Cabs to be launched in Kolkata

Bengal government’s Gatidhara project to help women drivers...

Jaynagar girls fight out gender discrimination on the football ...

They formed Shakti Vahini to stop child marriages

Swimmer Bula Chowdhury and her dream Swimming Academy

Bula Chowdhury pours her heart out in this exclusive GB interview...

‘Crab Man of Sundarbans’ is GB Inspiration of this ...

Sukumar Mahato, a school drop-out, earns in lakhs

West Bengal Radio Club reunites lost man with family

Group of amateur radio enthusiasts work wonders

Child prodigies from Bengal who beat all odds and made it big ...

Do not miss the tales of Babbar Ali, Tuhin Dey and Saifa Khatun ...

Kaun Banega Crorepati crown for taxi driver from Sunderbans&nbs...

Gazi Jalaluddin runs orphanage and schools for the poor

Kanyasree Yoddhas of Bengal is GB’s ‘Lakshmi’...

They stop child marriages, they save girls from doom

Malda’s orphan Rohim wins international brick-laying comp...

Abu Dhabi crown goes to Rohim who fought many odds

Let’s celebrate Mahalaya with ‘Onyo Durga’

Tales of five women who can only be compared to Goddess Durga

Musician from Bengal popularizes Indian Classical in China!

Exclusive interview with Moumita Mitra on music trends in Beijing...

How Satyarup turned from an asthmatic kid to Mountain Man ...

Satyarup Siddhanta speaks to GB on his incredible journey

GB speaks to the ‘Padman of Bengal’

Sobhan Mukherjee, the college student who stacks sanitary pads

Scientist from Bengal saves Australians from sharks!

Is the movie Jaws relived by a man from Bengal?

Nupur Tewari from Murshidabad now heads Heal Tokyo in Japan!

How a girl from a remote village of Bengal, dared to dream big

Students of ten city schools grow their own vegetables for mid-...

Innovative project that teaches students about environment

Sahana Bajpaie gets Bengal’s Pride Award at UK Parliament...

Famous Bengali singer gives an in-depth interview on music and mu...

Scientist from Kolkata who won Mr Gay World runners up 2018

Samarpan Maiti of Institute of Chemical Biology makes us proud

Another Bengali from NASA who makes us proud

Anita Sengupta, brain behind creating coldest spot in the univers...

Meet the Bengal boy on Trans-Himalayan cycle mission 

Jyotishko is out to spread environmental awareness

She won against cancer, and still she dances

Anjali Roy is our inspiration, who lost her leg to cancer

From a promising sportswoman to a tuk-tuk driver

Poverty robbed the dreams of Murshidabad’s Milan Tara

Kolkata girl nominated for international sci-fi award

Jadavpur University alumnus eyes for Hugo Awards

Meet the Jol Bondhu team of Balurghat

A group of children being trained to protect the Atrei River

How Mungpoo’s Cymbidium Park was reconstructed

Cinchona plantation workers worked wonders

She coaches Table Tennis stars from Bengal at 75!

Bharati Ghosh of Siliguri is indeed our inspiration

Do our children read Tuntunir Golpo or ThakumarJhuli theses day...

How one man is trying to popularise books among children of Benga...

The girl from Kalna who swam across international channels

Sayani Das, the swimmer and pride of Bengal needs funding

Murshidabad girls who have fought all odds to succeed in sports...

Meet the KanyashreeYoddha kabbadi team of a Murshidabad Madrasah ...

Taxi driver from Baruipur who built a hospital

Meet Saidul Laskar, who drives a taxi, but thought of the poor

She sold vegetables, yet this woman from Bengal serve the poor ...

Subhasini Mistry built a free hospital for the poor

Bengali professor in Guinness Book for frog stamps

Ballygunge boy sets world record by collecting 1,600 frog stamps ...

Kolkata engineer who helps you turn a farmer

Farmizen allows you to grow your own vegetables

IIT scientist from Alipurduar brings letter revolution!

Bengal man’s letter route to build bridges among children ...

Bengali student who feeds hundreds of hungry mouths

The man behind ‘Skip A Meal’ project

Infosys Mathematics Award goes to a Kolkata scientist

Ritabrata Munshi of ISI has made a name with numbers

Strawberry Fields and Bengal! Yes, we are growing too

How a North Bengal farmer is growing succulent strawberries

How a Bengal villager turned from a coolie to Crorepati

He now exports 450 crore worth Bengal honey!

Kanyashree girls stop minor’s marriage

Kanyashree Scheme is not just on paper, it is showing results

Journey of a poor student from Ghatal to Oxford, England

He had no money to buy books, but he always stood first   ...

She set up a women’s college at a Bengal village recently...

Meet this famous educationist who went back to her roots

Ambulance Dada of Jalpaiguri, who has saved 4000 lives!

He runs a Bike Ambulance and operates in remote villages   ...

On World Disability Day he got the ‘Role Model Award&rsqu...

Basam Sonar of Jalpaiguri has overcome disability to work for dis...

Winner of Infosys Award is a scientist from Bengal

Meet Sanghamitra Bandopadhay, who works with cancer cells

Begum Rokeya: Pioneer of Islamic Feminism in Bengal

Founder of Sakhawat Memorial Girls’ High School

Lara Croft of Bengal: Kolkata’s paleontologist Devapriya ...

Scientist balances motherhood and fossil hunting in remote Kutch ...

Struggles of a female rickshaw puller on Kolkata streets

Mithu Pandit took up a rickshaw after her husband’s paralys...

Indigo grown again in Bengal after 150 years!

GB speaks to Amrita Mukherjee of Indigo Sutra

Truth is missing in Bengali protest songs

Salilda is missed but there is hope in Shayan

Domestic help from Bengal who became an author

Baby Haldar, best-selling author, who works as a maid

IIM graduate who is changing lives in Sunderbans

Meet Jadavpur University alumnus Biplab Das

Moment of pride for Bengal’s Midnapore College

It stands 7th nationally as per NAAC report

Bengali girl gets NASA’s highest honour this year

Mahmooda of Bangladesh receives NASA’s IRAD Innovator award...

What relationship did Tagore and Nivedita share?

Tagore wanted Nivedita to teach his daughter

Malda girl who assisted Physics Nobel-Prize winners this year ...

Meet Nairwita Mazumder, the astrophysicist from Malda
 

Was Goddess Kali misinterpreted by Western feminists?

Kali is not a result of a patriarchal society

Alipore prison inmates make Kali idols

Master sculptors among prison convicts

She still sings and paints, meet this freedom fighter

Today is Jyotirmoyee Mukherjee’s 100th birthday

Kolkata girl takes American fashion world by storm

She happens to be a Jadavpur University graduate

Panagarh airbase turns to training hub

Indian Army’s special forces are training here

Bengal government gifts handicraft store to transgenders

Handicraft store showcasing work of transgenders
 

World-renowned Bengali techie brings projects to Bengal

Top technologist Sauvik Banerjjee’s homecoming

Bengal bags top project awards from Skoch Foundation

Six top awards for innovative projects go to Bengal

Bengal’sgrand progress in transplant surgery

Transplant surgeon Subhash Gupta lauds state hospitals

Bengal only state to get HAM radio centre in India

HAM centre to be set up at state secretariat

Netaji dead or alive: A new web series

India’s biggest cover up in a series

The doctor who tried to save dying children was sacked

Dr Kafeel Ahmed paid, to keep oxygen going

IIT Kharagpur receives ‘International Award’

Launches National Digital Library android app

Indian classical singer’s songs heard in space

Keshar Bai’s 'Jata Kahan' resonates in the galaxy ...

Teen trades tress for cancer patient

16-year-old Jiya cuts her 28-inch-long plait

Story of a selfless teacher from Purulia 

Ex-teacher builds metal road in his village

Sister Nivedita’s London home gets special plaque

Celebrating Nivedita’s 150th birthday

Metro to run below the Ganges in another two and a half years t...

Boring for construction tunnel of metro rail below the river bed ...

Tea gardens reopen, bring hope

Hundreds of tea workers get back their job

Rogue crow suspends postal service

Why a crow attacks postal carriers?

New Kolkata Police App helps file FIR online

No need to go to police stations/ Register complaints online

Bovine masks to protest violence against women

Innovative protest by city photographer

Is Calcutta High Court sinking?

The British era building needs extensive repair

Ruckus over Ram Setu

PushpakRath as the precursor to modern aircraft

Pathadisha to update on ferry and tram services

Tracking service will include 300 more buses

Bhawani Munda empowers tribal girls of Dooars

Banga-Ratna trains football to tribal girls!

Eastern India’s first organ bank in West Bengal

Human organs preserved for transplants

State lends a helping hand for Bharosa

Youth as caregivers for city's elderly

Bengal government reins in poppy narcotics of Malda.

State successful in restricting poppy seeds farming

How can I carry so many corpses?

Why artistes frequently face road accidents

The first measurement of Mt Everest

Should Mt Everest be called Mount Radhanath?

Meet the Kanyasree Yoddha: Girl Brigade of Bengal

These girls are bringing a revolution to Bengal

Irene Begum’s Fight for Women at Border Area

Nakshi Kantha,her means to survive and support

Oyon Ganguli wins the Mighty Minds Contest

9 years old Oyon wins the Mighty Minds Contest

Neurosurgeon develops National Neurosciences Centre

Dr Sengupta establishes centre of excellence

A crusader for lakhs of divorced women

Standing besides divorced Muslim women