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With Kishore Bhimani and Pradip Ghosh, Kolkata loses two more gems

They belonged to different professions, but Bhimani and Ghosh also had a few things in common

Swami Vivekananda was at Hathras a century ago where he met trusted discipl...

Sharat Gupta was the additional station master of Hathras

Sonali Mistry – the only lady two-wheeler mechanic of Kolkata

She wants to set up an institute to skill up girls

Not just the deaf, everyone should learn the ‘Sign Language.’ Why?

Sign language helps in better communication even among children

‘Afghanistan is my watan, but Kolkata is my mulk’ – stateless Kabuliw...

How are the Rahmats of Tagore’s Kabuliwala fame doing?

Priyaranjan Sarkar – Bengal’s flag collector, picks thrown away Indian ...

Team of youths from different districts have now joined him

Tagore wanted to break walls – then why walls coming up in Visva Bharati?...

GB speaks to leading residents of Santiniketan to get a view

The state government has brought several measures to look after the Senior ...

On World Senior Citizen’s Day a look at the elderly population

KP constable Arup Mukherjee called ‘Shobor Pita’ for supporting Purulia...

Selected for global award ‘Bravo International Book of World Records’

Let’s be self-reliant, let’s be independent where it is much needed!

West Bengal government’s meaningful self-reliant projects

Daughters of Bengal always had right on father’s property by Dayabhaga la...

Recent SC judgement upholding Hindu daughter’s inheritance rights

Watershed moment for Bengal Politics-July21

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s virtual rally on July 21

Meet Chandra Sekhar Kundu, the ‘Foodman’ of Sundarbans

Computer Science teacher who runs community kitchens to feed the poor

Setting foot on Amphaan-ravaged Kakima’s Pathsala in Kultali

Aura of International Teacher’s Day enwraps the hamlet

Asima’s Pathshala for Amphan hit school children of Kultali

Housewife who keeps the candle of knowledge burning still

Finally Tollywood rises to help Amphaan victims of Bengal

From providing food packets to medicines

How a Siliguri couple is helping poor tea garden workers during Lockdown

From supplying sanitary pads to free vegetables

Bridging the gap between Bankura and Spain

Bankura court rises to humanitarian gesture during Corona

Saving a museum! When Bengal rose to save Gurusaday Museum

On International Museum Day a GB exclusive

Lockdown and family – We are in it together, we shall overcome

On World Family day, let’s look at a real-family story

How Bengal’s ‘Gramin’ Banks rise to Lockdown to help tribals

Rural Mini Banker – they too are Corona Warriors

Free Sunday vegetable markets during Lockdown

Garulia of North 24 Parganas sets an example

Even after Lockdown, do visit your local Kirana stores! They were your savi...

From online grocery and veggie stores, shall we again move back to locals?

Real Heroes of Bengal – Policemen donating blood daily

Meeting the huge crunch of blood in blood banks

How Bengal’s tribal villages are quarantining migrants

Corona awareness among them seems to be better than urbanites

How West Bengal is efficiently handling migrant labourer movements during L...

Strict vigil to stop any migrant labourer from leaving base

Life in the US without toilet paper

Pratyush Nag shares his experience post Corona scare from USA

Yes, Hon’ble Chief Minister, you have really inspired us all to donate!

CM Mamata Banerjee donates 10 lakhs to COVID fund

Bank of Calcutta, oldest bank of Asia never failed!

The bank that was precursor to State Bank of India

Durga Mohan Das, the feminist who married off his widowed stepmother

Remembering men who stood by women on this Women’s Day

Kazi Nazrul Islam – harbinger of Hindu-Muslim harmony

Remembering Bengal’s rebel poet who questioned all religions

How Rabindranath Tagore stopped communal divide through Raksha Bandhan!

Today’s India truly needs a man like Tagore!

Is Sri Ramakrishna’s belief that ‘all religions are same’ relevant in...

On his birth anniversary GB traces Joto Mot Toto Poth

Save ancestral houses of Ritwik, Satyajit and Mrinal in Bangladesh!

Global campaign to preserve houses on verge of being demolished

When did Pondicherry join the Indian Republic?

How Aurobindo Ghosh helped in the merger

Speech of first Bengali Christian member of Constituent Assembly

H.C. Mookerjee helped in drafting Indian constitution

Netaji’s historical meet with world leaders frozen in time in this rare v...

Subhas Bose was declared as leader to lead 100 million Indians

BREAKING! Bengali officially declared the second language of London!

Can you believe Bengali is 2nd most spoken language in London?

Miss England 2019 is a Bengali girl! Kudos to Bhasha Mukherjee

Beauty with Brains! Bengali girl rules England’s glamour world!

Train to Bangladesh! Launch of Benapole Express

Here is good news for all who wish to travel to Bangladesh on train

State-RKM joint initiative: Sister Nivedita’s statue installed at UK ...

First outdoor statue of Sister Nivedita to be unveiled on July 27 at UK

Mourning for Notre Dame Cathedral – Aparajita Sen from France

The cathedral was a sanctuary for Sen who landed in France 35 years ago

Neuroscientists on verge of inventing ‘Love Pills’

Did you know you can fall in and out of love with pills?

GB checks out Diana's 'Royal Secret' on her 20th death annivers...

As a child, Diana called Queen Elizabeth, ‘Aunt Lillibet’

GetBengal flies to Germany to embrace Sampriti

GB and Sampriti  to showcase Bengal to Europe  

Tale of a woman who survived 3 terror attacks!

Australian woman who missed death thrice

World Bank tie-up with Bengal to check floods

Damodar embankment to be overhauled

Israel-China in a secret pact?

Israel passed defense technology

Bengali-Bihari association of Karmatar preserves Vidyasagar’s house a...

Why Vidyasagar lived with the Santhals of Jharkhand?

Kolkata girl from London University launches innovative TB awareness throug...

Sreyashi Basu uses Bengal’s art forms to lead awareness

As India fights over NRC and CAB, here’s an inspiring tale from Benga...

How Muslim family gave refuge to an abandoned Hindu woman

HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: Human rights violation at Nandigram lead to international...

Amnesty International found gross human rights violation

Netaji’s kin to ask Japanese PM for DNA analysis of ashes on his Indi...

Will Netaji’s death mystery get a final closure?

KUDOS! State government launches Banglar Shiksha app with data on 1.5 crore...

Even Central Government heaps praise for this new e-portal

Even Hindu rulers destroyed Buddhist stupas and built temples on them!

On Babri Masjid Demolition Day, a look at historical Hindu terror 

State government medical colleges bring online test report facility

5 state run hospitals help patients get reports fast on their mobile

Bengal’s ‘Lathi Khela’ is an answer to modern martial art...

Tracing glorious years of Pulin Behari Das and Bengal’s lathiyals

Good news for Bengali medium students! Give JEE (Main) in Bengali

Mamata Banerjee’s government able to make Bengali a part of JEE Main

BREAKING! NRS Hospital to start free-of-cost IVF clinic in memory of Dr Sub...

Poor patients get a chance to have test-tube babies

Revisiting refugees of Marichjhapi as Bengal gives land rights to 12k refug...

Kudos to Mamata Banerjee government for recognizing victims of partition

‘Men, fight for your rights!’ Men’s rights activist Nandi...

Why men’s rights should also be looked into in present day India!

Big boost for Kolkata’s logistics infrastructure! World Bank to pump ...

Bengal features in World Bank’s South Asia connectivity plan

Centre’s NCRB records show Bengal fared best with 90% drop in women &...

Kudos to social welfare schemes of CM Mamata Banerjee

Statue vandalised in JNU! Didn’t Swami Vivekananda preach tolerance? ...

Bigotry and hate were what Swami Vivekananda always protested against

Ayodhya Verdict Day: The case Siddhartha Shankar Ray fought for Muslim Law ...

Kolkata’s legal eagle ‘Manuda’ was intrinsic part of this historical case

Why not Bengali? JEE 2020 will have questions in Gujrati, English & Hin...

All India examination with a whiff of provincialism

Blanket ban on Gutka & Pan Masala! Look how they almost destroyed Howra...

West Bengal Government takes a bold step by banning gutka from Nov 7

SPOOKY! Ghostbuster team of Kolkata’s Paranormal Society face aggress...

Crematorium at Siuri proves presence of six kinds of ‘spirits’

BREAKING! Baloch leader tells India Sati peeth Hinglaj Temple in Pakistan i...

This Sakti peeth is in Balochistan province and controlled by Pak army

Today is Bhoot Chaturdashi. Why do Bengalis have 14 saag on this day? ...

Bengal’s own Halloween follows scientific norms

CM Mamata Banerjee to give Bhai Phonta to WB Governor

Season of good wishes and brotherhood in Bengal

BREAKING! MBBS Course to start at IIT Kharagpur from 2021!

The course will have 50 students in the beginning!

1 crore poor patients get free medical benefits under Swasthya Sathi Scheme...

7.5 crore more people to be added under this state government scheme

Nobel winner Abhijit Banerjee says India economy doing ‘badly’ ...

He believes Indian economy’s slowdown is a big cause for concern

Why was Mahatma Gandhi unnerved by Bengal riots?

How did he react to the butchering of innocent lives!

Landmark initiative to give ‘Gene Cards’ to Kanyashree girls

First in India! Students under Bengal’s Kanyashree scheme to get Gene Cards

Why Santhals of Bengal mourn during Durga Puja?

Did you know Mahishasura is regarded as their leader?

Lathiyal of Birshingha who protected Vidyasagar from Brahmin goons

Though we could not protect even a statue of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

Muslim MLA crafts Maa Durga – sends message of religious unity

In a rare show a Muslim MLA of Bengal has made a Durga idol

State government launches Patha Bandhu app for accident victims

Accidents on Highways to be tracked through this app

CONGRATS! Bengal bags Krishi Karman Award six times in a row!

Phenomenal increase in maize and oil seed production!

‘Bho Katta’— why children these days no more shout these ...

Have mobile phones taken away the fun of kite flying?

Will Bengal tolerate Amit Shah’s imposition of Hindi?

How a rich language like Bengali is deliberately put on the backseat!

Bengal Police gets new Anti-Terror Unit

Is Bengal a target of terrorists?

Bengal’s Aushgram celebrates a different Muharram today!

Instead of self-penance, they proposed blood donation

Food for Plastic! Siliguri NGOs find innovative way to make city’s po...

If you give plastic waste, you get two square meals!

Saksham – Special High Altitude Trek for differently-abled underprivi...

Organised by Voice of the World, you can also help in this endeavour

Salute to the Piano Teacher who makes wheelchairs for stray dogs!

Prasenjit Goswami is not just a music teacher, but a teacher who teaches compassion

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay’s Howrah house in neglect! Despite Rs 5 ...

Bankim Chandra stayed in this house and met Tagore here

Death penalty for lynching in Bengal, new Prevention of Lynching Bill 2019 ...

State Assembly passes New Bill in wake of lynching deaths

Central government sends letter to close down 100-year-old Santiniketan Pre...

When and why Rabindranath Tagore started Santiniketan Press

How Dr Madhumala Chattopadhyay reached out to hostile tribes of Andamans! ...

Why Jarwas and Sentinelese tribes accepted her but no one else!

BREAKING NEWS! India’s longest road tunnel to be named after Shyama P...

Chenani-Nashri Tunnel on Jammu Srinagar National Highway

BREAKING NEWS! Netaji’s daughter writes to PM for DNA test of ashes ...

Netaji Subhash Bose’s daughter Anita wants an end to the controversy

Princess Diana’s secret letter reveals she wanted to work in Kolkata ...

Diana was keen to uplift condition of AIDS patients of the city

Is there ‘Dalit’ literature in Bangla?

IPPL discusses ‘The Bangla Dalit Interface’

Did Aurobindo Ghosh wish for an Akhand Bharat?

Quoting his famous Independence Day speech

Are we really free in a Free and Independent India?

Watch this video and ask for freedom from atrocities

Didi vs Modi even in Kolkata’s Rakhi Bazar!

Political figures rob the show this Rakhi festival

How Rabindranath Tagore protested Qurbani or animal sacrifice!

Beyond religious lines, Tagore’s play Bisarjan is relevant even today

Why are promising students of Kolkata’s best colleges committing suic...

Learn of the insecurities from the students themselves

On his last journey Rabindranath Tagore got lost in a sea of humanity

People close to him were not even allowed to come near him

Demand to change name of Bagdogra Airport! Why?

Business community of Siliguri raise demand to change name

New lease of life for Sunderbans’ tiger widows

Prasenjit Mandal gives an exclusive interview to GB

In wake of scrapping Article 370, look at Kashmir’s Bengali Kshatriya...

Famous Dar community of Kashmir are Dhars of Bengal

On Friendship Day, explore the friendship of Kabuliwala and Minnie

Rabindranath Tagore had struck an odd friendship beyond time and borders

How Howrah’s Ishrat Jahan’s fight helped Triple Talaq Bill to b...

Ishrat was given talaq over phone by her husband from Dubai

Good News! Dial the Chief Minister directly to voice your grievances

Now you will be surely heard, new Dial in Bengal CM

Burdwan to introduce machine cooked hygienic mid-day meals!

Students now stands a chance to a healthier lunch

Utkarsh Bangla creates promising job opportunities

Apply before July 26 and stand a chance to get a state government job

HIDCO campaigns to stop people from eating ‘Khoka Ilish’

New Hilsa slogan; Eat Large Save Small at two hilsa festivals

Real life Life of Pi --Kakdwip fisherman survived 4 days on choppy sea

Adrift for four days, without food and even a life jacket, fisherman rescued

Bengali language left out from verdict list of Supreme Court!

Lawyers of Calcutta High Court writes a letter in protest to Chief Justice

Underground water depletion poses serious threat in South Kolkata

South Kolkata’s groundwater level is abysmally low

State government brings big change in process of recruiting school teachers...

The entire procedure turns online to stop malpractices

Howrah-Delhi trains to run in just 12 hours!

Very soon you might wish to travel the distance on train and not flights

Students embrace their favourite tree crying to save it from felling

Young students of Aushgram remind us of the Chipko Movement

Fake news on special dining halls in minority dominated state schools

State government urges citizens not to spread distorted news on social media

After Krittika, another Class X student slashes wrist in school

Are Kolkata’s students falling to stress or suicide attempts are contagious?

Regular brutal handling of 85-year-old Kolkata woman by ayah

Do nurse and ayah centres of Kolkata keep a tab on those they hire?

Why prominent Kolkata Muslims wrote a letter to punish the Bike Gangs?

Urge to bring waylaid Muslim youths of Bengal to mainstream

Litchis – Saviours or Killers

This scorching summer, should you pop in litchis?

Mother names newborn ‘Andolan’ respecting junior doctors  ...

Baby was born during ongoing strike at Midnapore Medical College

While on strike today junior doctor gives blood to patient

Need for O positive blood urges doctor to donate blood

Nurses of Bengal trained to become health officers

State government project for Suswasthya Centres

Now Purulia gets a floating market

Municipality run market will promote local handicrafts

Is Bengal’s health sector known only for doctor assaults?

What about pathbreaking operations and new facilities?

Two Kolkata mosques open doors to women

Special provisions for women to offer namaaz

How much of Barna Parichay do Bengalis still follow?

New Vidyasagar statue to be unveiled at Vidyasagar College today

Online OPD appointments for state run hospitals in Bengal

New facility from state health department for all patients

Visva Bharati requests Central Govt. to take up Poush Mela celebrations

As fear of shutting down of the mela looms large

When books worth a lakh is given as dowry!

In-laws gift the groom expensive books as ‘wedding gift’

Will Bangla again take a backseat with Hindi language imposition?

Should we fight for the rights of our mother tongue in West Bengal?

Trendsetter Bethune College, make ‘Humanity’ a religion choice ...

In the admission forms ‘Humanity’ is a religion column

Mimi and Nusrat’s smart trousers a disrespect to Parliament?

Or a woman’s rights to wear comfortable clothes this summer?

Quiz competitions in Siliguri to stop criminal activities

Innovative approach to maintain peace and order

Poll strong room of East Burdwan centre haunted?

Are ghosts playing with the EVM machines?

Hot Stimulating Café of Darjeeling shuts down

We shall miss their hot piping momos and Nepalese food

Sarala Roy’s father had married off his widowed stepmother

On Gokhale Memorial’s centenary some unheard stories

RK Mission Belur bags highest NAAC score

Creates history as the only institute from Bengal to get this honour

Viswa Bharati brings back the lost glory of Panchabati

Five trees that were planted by Rabindranath Tagore

Six theme cities to come up in Bengal

The cities will be built on PPP model

Jalpaiguri stops country liquor sale with mushroom cultivation

Innovative idea to stop liquor addiction of tea estate workers

Santhal women of Bankura unite to fight log poachers

Adivasi women showed the way to protect forests with just sickles

Cancer Treatment for the poor in Bengal free of cost! 

Calcutta Medical College comes up with ‘State Cancer Centre’

CM launches all-women pink cabs in Kolkata today

State government ensures women safety and women empowerment

Solving the doctor-patient conflict in Bengal

Civic volunteers in government hospitals will resist attacks on doctors

When shall we stop maiming voices of artistic dissent?

Even ghosts are afraid of humans! A letter to Bhooter Raja

West Bengal is a role model in empowering backward classes

The state has implemented various schemes for their upliftment

Handwritten Indian Constitution byNandalal Bose

Beautifully ornamented constitution of India 

Do not miss Bengal’s tableau tomorrow at Republic Day parade

Tableau to feature the meeting of Rabindranath Tagore and Gandhiji

Why Ross Island has been named after Netaji Subhas Bose?

First hoisting of Indian National Flag 75 years ago

Bird hunting tribe of Bengal – The Pakhmaras

How the nomadic gypsies withstood modern world

‘Virginity’ decoded by JU professor, but why?

GB tries to trace the obsession about women’s virginity

State government comes up with schemes for farmers

 Beneficiary schemes to aid farmers

English medium schools re-introduced by Bengal government

Huge boost in primary and secondary education sector

Kalyani Palui and her girl gang’s fight against hooch dens

Despite death threats, the team has destroyed 60 cholai shops

Revolutionary online mutation process in Bengal

Now property owners will have a hassle-free online mutation

Bengal to celebrate the power of 90 million!

Watch us out as we are preparing to be a part of the celebration.

West Bengal tops list of Scotch Foundation list

Mamata Banerjee’s projects get highest recognition

Netaji’s flag hoisting at Andamans completes 75 years!

New 75-rupee coins to commemorate the historic event

First crowd-funded school of Bengal for Sabars

Exclusive GB interview with Swarnabha Dey

Tanzil – the new boutique cum café in Santiniketan

 If you love handloom products, drop in at Tanzil

Now breathe easy at Uttarpara’s oxygen parlour

Uttarpara Municipal Corporation starts an oxygen parlour

Darjeeling Hills now grow coffee and orchids!

Directorate of Cinchona Plantation Mungpoo experiments

Café Positive celebrates the cause of HIV positive patients

Only café in India managed by HIV positive people

Bengal builds first bus-stand for breastfeeding mothers

Mothers can breast-feed their babies at Bishnupur’s new bus-stand

Smartboards ‘n’ virtual teachers vs Chalk ‘n’ Duste...

Let’s find out a modern teachers’ choice

Madhubanti Roy Chowdhury helps ‘communities’ make their own boo...

How patuas, bauls and Kumortuli artisans make their own books

Girl Power Groups in North Bengal stop trafficking

How the group of village girls stand against illicit trafficking

Platform Children of Howrah Station

How are they on International Day against Drug Abuse?

Peep into newly opened Bangladesh Bhavan of Santiniketan

Priceless artefacts and letters housed in the Bhavan

Boats from Khulna and Jessore in Salt Lake!

Once upon a time Bidhannagar traded with Bangladesh

Mungpoo’s Cinchona Plantation now grows coffee!

Medicinal plants producing cancer drugs are also grown

The house that Tagore built in the Hills

And the house that belonged to Mymenshingh’s zamindar

Pathe Prabashe is not a mere travelogue

Annada Shankar Ray believed in borderless world

What was Tagore doing at Kashimbazar Rajbari?

This is where he sang a famous song

Bengal’s village gets India’s best Panchayat Award

Sunderban’s Patharpratima  bags the highest award

Bankura’s remote Susunia villages get an ‘all women library&rsq...

Library with a difference to recreate old world of ‘Mahila Mahal’

Tracing the man who built Cinchona Plantation of Bengal

Learn how the history of Anderson was traced

Massive archive to save Bengal’s fading tribal scripts

Attempt to revive the tribal folk culture of Bengal

Cinchona Plantation of Bengal -- Then and Now

How a plant grown in the Darjeeling Hills saved generations from deadly malaria

Bengal puts women health and hygiene in front seat

Bengal government brings sanitary napkins at just Re 1

World Bank appreciates achievements of Bengal’s Panchayat!

Bengal has completed 3 years’ work in one year

Sharmila Tagore’s ancestor praised by poet Madhusudan? 

Dwijendranath Tagore --- Bengal’s little-known poet and researcher

Bengal’s very own clothing brand

Made by destitute women and children of Liluah home

Ration shops in Bengal to turn into mini malls

Upgrading 2,000 ration shops to mini malls

Famous 100-year-old Nagpur school set up by a Bengali

Did you know Jaya Bhaduri and Basanta Choudhury

What is Tagore’s bronze bust doing in police cell?

The statue was made by famous sculptor Rodenstein

Who taught Bengali women to drape a saree?

Not designer Sabyasachi, but Jnanadanandini

100-year-old Bengali school and library of Nagpur

How are Probashi Bengalis in Nagpur doing?

Who are helping Sunderban’s Tiger Widows?

Alternate livelihoods are needed for Sunderbans

How Netaji brought communal harmony in INA

He believed in co-existence of different faiths

Kolkata gets a cattle shelter for stray cows

New shelter was prompted by accidents caused by stray cattle

West Bengal rural development a role model for India

Bengal’s panchayat development is being taken up as case study

Sundarini Scheme to help women of Sunderbans

Women will sell their farm and dairy produce directly

After Kanyashree, comes up Bangla Gramin Abas Yojna

State government promises home for 5 lakh people  

Haunted station of Purulia is ‘haunted’ no more

A group of rationalists busted the myth recently

Science stalls at Sunderban’s rural fair!

How about listening to Sunita Williams at Sunderbans?

Why is state government auctioning old film reels?

Lack of proper storage led to damage of priceless films

Children of Bengal who have no childhood

Brick kiln child labourers of Bengal

Children who got a second childhood

Thanks to scholarships from Kishalay Foundation

Ghostbusters of Kolkata

Meet the sorcerers and spirit chasers of this city

Author Taslima Nasreen celebrated Bon Phonta

What about Bon Phonta on Bhai Phonta?

Harmless firecrackers can be more harmful

Charkis, fuljhuris and rangmashals can be worst enemies

Where have all the Shyama poka gone?

Remembering those Diwali harbingers

Tantric meditation of east or Tantric sex of west?

How Goddess Kali is being marketed in the West?

Where have all Neelkantha birds gone? 

Do they no more carry news of Durga’s arrival to Kailash?

Rs 100 to turn into silver coins

Govt. to introduce 100-rupee coins

Branding Bengal – success of Biswa Bangla

Tracing the success story of Bengal’s own brand, Biswa Bangla

BEWARE! Do not fall prey to ‘Toxic Beauty’

Learn about harmful ‘Dirty Dozen’ cosmetic ingredients

Kolkata Police offers citizens water sports on Hooghly

First police force in India to bring community policing

Is Bengal finally changing its land policy?

State pays record 27crore for land acquisition

Bengal takes a lead in stopping open defecation  

 Mission Nirmal Bangla successful

Street food stalls in Kolkata to turn more hygienic

KMC makes registration compulsory  

 Aramco might invest $4billion in Bengal

New port and oil refinery might come up  

English sections to start in Bengal’s government schools

English to be re-introduced from Class I  

Buxa core area hotels to shut down

Tourist lodge to be demolished

Saudi oil giant exploring investment in Bengal

World’s largest petroleum firm set to invest

Get mobile connectivity in metro tunnels

You can use your mobile on a metro ride

Bengal might soon get a Jewelry Park

Integrated Jewelry Park to come up soon

IT giant Infosys to finally invest in Bengal

100 croreinvestment coming to Bengal

Killer sweets as mosquito repellant

Use sweets to kill mosquitoes

Bengal government to start animation studies

Poor students will get chance to study 

Mysterious blasts at Digha were from missile tests

Tourists asked not to venture near sea

Bengal government tries to plug vegetable prices

Mamata Banerjee takes stock of rising prices

Kolkata’s police chief himself needs security

Commissioner of Police to get Z security

All Visva Bharati books to get a new Tagore logo

Reproduction of French artist’s painting

All ration shops of Bengal will use digital ration cards

Aim to end theft of crops from ration stores

Tragic queen Meena Kumari was a victim of Triple Talaq

She had to marry again to return to first husband 

Iftehkar Ahsan of Calcutta Walks on Triple Talaq

Islam has always supported women’s rights

Demand for heritage status for trees along Jessore Road 

Century-old trees get a new lease of life

 Sudden surplus of coins in Kolkata  

Bus and auto-drivers refusing coins

Food ATM in Kolkata for underprivileged

Unique concept to use leftovers

Prison that detained Matangini Hazra to get facelift

IIT Kharagpur to renovate prison on campus

North Bengal floods hit Jaldapara and Buxa tiger reserves

Leopard carcass found after water recedes

Model of rural Bengal in Kolkata’s Eco Park

Replica of Bengal village comes up at Eco Park

Let’s celebrate the smiles of differently-abled children

Through their dreams of ‘Better India’

Calcuttans can now adopt a tree and save Lake Greens

Hope in times of rampant tree felling

Kolkata's Anglo-Indians embraced an inclusive culture

Student Shae-Lynn Samuel pens down her thoughts

School girl donates prize money for school building

She had won Kanyashree poem contest

Inmates of mental home turn models 

Chetla home encourages abandoned women

Meals on trains to cost more

Prices rise for meals on Indian Railways

Bengal to build 'Happiness City'

State government sigs MoU with IIT

Vanishing Anglo-Indians of Kolkata 

Celebrating World Anglo-Indian Day

Presidency student in menstrual blood

Proves menstruation is not a taboo

Armed guards to stop tomato loot

Tomatoes are acting pricey!

Man pays alimony in coins

25kg bag with 24K in coins!

Shyama Prasad Mukherjee’s dreams about Kashmir finally comes true?

Why was Bengal’s Shyama Prasad Mukherjee’s wish so controversial?

New Parliament sensation Mahua Moitra questions Aadhar privacy

After her fiery and controversial speech on fascism, she now turns to Aadhar

Even Imran Khan needs Tagore for public administration!

Rabindranath Tagore’s views on nationalism are still relevant today

Youngest member of US Congress wants to learn Bengali! Why?

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had also campaigned partly in Bangla

Did ‘communist’ Bengal ever understand the relevance of May Day...

Labour unions of Bengal only knew lock outs and militant agitation

This poll season Didi Jhalmuri and Modi Rosogolla

How Kolkata gears up for polls through gastronomical delights

What role are greeting cards playing this poll season?

Take a look at Poila Baisakh greetings cards

Poll graffiti in Mandarin adorn Kolkata’s China Town

City’s Chinese community show support to the ruling party

Horbola art of Bengal being used in poll campaigns

Meet Horbola Idris Ali, poll campaigner for all parties

Why Sonagachhi sex workers might opt for NOTA

Voters who wish to keep away from the polls

Special creches during poll season to help young parents

National Election Commission woos voters

Mental Hospital patients in Bengal gain the right to vote

64 patients of Baharampur Mental Hospital will vote

Maximum women candidates from Bengal in upcoming elections

More than 40% of Lok Sabha TMC candidates are women this year

What makes Mimi Chakraborty the most sought-after Tollywood heroine

The other face of TMC candidate from Jadavpur

Did Netaji Subhash Bose die in a Vietnam Prison?

What has a French historian find recently about Netaji’s death?

Will the Left succeed in their bandh today in Bengal?

Bengal gears up to resist the decade old menace.

Pakistan Army's inhuman atrocities against Bangladesh’s women

Today is 16th December, the day Bangladesh was liberated

Bengal’s Noakhali riots drowned Gandhi into ‘darkest despair&rs...

Gandhi’s non-violence shed to ruins on Noakhali’s bloody paths 

Bengal – The Land of Inclusiveness

Activist Saira Shah Halim on her personal Eid experience

Does Indian political scenario need Lalon Fakir today? 

His songs have always mocked identity politics

Why is pre-1857 Santhal revolt of Bengal never mentioned?

Bengal had revolted way back before Sepoy Mutiny

Why Tagore and Netaji joined Hijli protests?

Well-known city dermatologist takes GB on historical trip

Tribute to Chittaranjan Das

What he had to say about great men of India?

Is Tagore’s Visva Bharati falling prey to ‘Cow Politics?’...

‘Goshala’ to be set up at Visva Bharati

Lalon Fakir’s songs have always mocked identity politics

On his death anniversary, GB recalls Lalon’s relevance in present India  

Nabanna to get a grand conference hall

900 people can sit in the new hall

When cows had separate toilets

Hari Ghosh’s tale of Black Cows

13 Bengalis unjustly detained by UP police

False ‘illegal immigrants’ tag

Hills to lose 75 crore this puja season 

Gorkhaland agitation leads to huge loss

Jwala 'anti-national' as her mother is Chinese

Badminton player targetted by trollers

Pakistan SC dismisses Nawaz Sharif 

Is Pakistan headed for army rule?

US military bans transgenders

Trump says, ‘They are burden’

Tejashwi Yadav will not quit

Says Lallu Prasad Yadav

Not Re 1, pay Rs 2 crores

Jethmalani sends bill to Kejriwal

Jaan Bari of Kolkata --- Hot seat of ancient tantric rites

Did Tantra Sadhana take birth in the city’s famous Jaan Bari?

South Asia’s oldest dental college of Kolkata celebrates 100 years

Visionary Rafiuddin Ahmed and the college he established

K.C. Paul, the man who tried to prove Galileo wrong! Was he mad or a man of...

How for decades Paul preached Sun goes around the Earth!

Salute to Chattagram’s Ratna Chakraborty who got Birangana title for ...

Celebrating Vijay Diwas today, independence of Bangladesh

Abhijit Banerjee will receive Nobel Prize this afternoon at Stockholm

Set your eyes on TV for the 2.30 pm IST ceremony

Did you know Kolkata produced the first professional female photographer of...

Photographic Society of Bengal established in 1857 with 23 female photographers

She was ‘evil or scheming’ mother onscreen, yet Gita Dey was ca...

Tracing the life and times of this legendary actress

Why Ronald Ross’ Bengali partner Kishori Mohan not get Nobel Prize? ...

Colonial apathy for Kishori not getting his due!

‘Human Computer’ Shakuntala Devi wrote India’s first book...

Maths Genius who married Bengali IAS Paritosh Bannerjee

CONGRATS! Bandhan Bank’s Chandra Shekhar Ghosh gets ‘Banker of ...

Business Standard Banker of the Year 2018-19 goes to this Bengali

Ram Ray – Giant of Indian Advertising passes away

Kolkata mourns the death of a creative soul

Feisty Radharani, mother of Nabaneeta Dev Sen, who did her own Sampradan in...

The heroine of Nabaneeta’s life was as courageous as she was!

‘Nati Nabaneeta’ --- Nabaneeta Dev Sen’s void can never b...

GB tribute to the feisty feminist and humourist

GB shares a rare poem of Chittaranjan Das and how it was translated by Auro...

Our tribute to Chittaranjan Das on his birth anniversary

Founder of the first women’s organisation of India and Asia was a Ben...

GB tribute to Sarala Devi who ruled the feminist movement of India

Breaking! Last ICS of India Monishi Sen dies 51 days before his 100th birth...

End of an era of British groomed ICS officers of India!

His family was follower of Ram, yet Ramakrishna Paramhansa took Maa Kali as...

How Goddess Kali became a favourite of Ramkrishna Dev

Nominated 8 times, why Bengali scientist Meghnad Saha never got a Nobel!

Not just science, he had a huge contribution to education of India

Scientist Sambhunath De, the unsung hero who never got a Nobel Prize

Despite being nominated many times for Nobel Prize in Medicine!

How Lakshmi Puja of Bangaals and Ghotis of Bengal are different!

Did refugees from East Bengal, bring Kojagori Lakshmi Puja to Kolkata?

BREAKING! Bengal tops India’s 2019 Bhatnagar Science Awards list!

Out of 12 scientists awarded, 5 are from Bengal

On his death anniversary GB tribute to ‘Father of Indian Renaissance&...

What Tagore and Max Mueller wrote about Rammohan Roy

Bengali architect Rajendranath Mookerjee builds Victoria Memorial

Why the British asked him to build Palta waterworks?

When the twain met: Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay and Satyajit Ray

What did Akira Kurosawa say about Pather Panchali?

Why Rabindranath Tagore went to meet a dying Sukumar Ray?

Tagore had a great respect for Ray’s versatile talent

First Translator of Quran into Bengali was a Brahmo Samaj scholar

Tracing the extraordinary talent of Girish Chandra Sen

Shei Shomoy! On Sunil Gangopadhyay’s birth anniversary, a GB tribute ...

One of the most illustrious books on Bengal Renaissance

Lunar Treat for Burdwan’s Yusra Alam as Chandrayaan II lands on moon ...

Student from Bengal will join PM to watch the feat!

Who was the teacher of Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan and CV Raman? None other th...

Celebrating Teacher’s Day with the teacher of the great teacher!

Did you know the British paid less to teacher Acharya Jagadish Bose despite...

The teacher who was a victim of racial discrimination!

INSPIRATION! Durgapur’s retired Headmaster takes free classes even af...

70-year-old partially blind teacher Rabilal Garai is a living legend

Rs 3 lakh bank loan to feed stray dogs! Meet Kalyani’s Nilanjana Bisw...

Woman with a canine mission, who has even sold her ornaments to raise money

NRC IN ASSAM! Did you know even British rulers were concerned about immigra...

Tracing the colonial history of illegal immigration in Assam

Meet Purulia’s ‘Pad Girl’ Kiran. Join on her journey as s...

Learn the daunting tale of how Kiran is also stopping child marriages

Pulitzer winner Jhumpa Lahiri appointed as new creative writing director of...

She will head unique undergraduate program celebrating its 80th anniversary

CONGRATS! Siliguri’s Sarbari Das becomes first woman commander of Por...

We are proud of Marine Officer Sarbari Das for breaking the gender sealing

BREAKING NEWS! Chandrayaan II spots moon crater named after Bengali scienti...

What is the Mitra Crater? Who is Sisir Kumar Mitra?

Breaking News! Arun Jaitley is no more!

Not just a politician, a lawyer par excellence

Happy Navroz -- Why Parsis of India celebrate New Year today?

For Paris of India, celebrations start 200 days after vernal equinox

Bilkis Bano – First woman cab driver of Kolkata 

How she overcame domestic violence to prove her worth!

Akhilchandra Sen – the man behind toilets on long distance trains

Why and how he forced the British to create toilets on trains

Why Khudiram Bose has been referred to as terrorist in history books?

Hanged today by the British just at the age of 18!

Founder of Bengal’s famous Ayurveda chain was killed by Pakistani Arm...

Tale of Jogesh Chandra Ghosh and Sadhana Oushadhalaya

Bong beauty with brains Sushmita Sen finally to get married

Vogue claims she and her boyfriend Rohman will get married by year end

Tiff between Dr Bidhan Roy & Dr Nilratan Sarkar on Tagore’s opera...

The operation after which Rabindranath Tagore never recovered

Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee to get Bharat Ratna today

Award to be given to one of the best politicians of India

Lady Abala Bose – inspiration behind Jagadish Bose’s success

GB remembers Lady Abala Bose on her birth anniversary

Remembering Sushma Swaraj through her fiery speech ripping Pakistan

Here is Swaraj’s full speech she gave last year at UNGA

Prafulla Chandra Ray’s dream Bengal Chemicals and its downfall

Central government to privatize Bengal’s pride Bengal Chemicals

Centre will not rename Burdwan station after freedom fighter Batuk Dutt

Why have we forgotten the sacrifice of freedom fighters like Batukeshwar Dutt?

Once hounded out Rathindranath Tagore finally honoured by Visva Bharati

Rabindranath Tagore’s only surviving son Rathin, gets his due respect at last

Memories of his last journey from Santiniketan to Kolkata for treatment

Memories of his last journey from Santiniketan to Kolkata for treatment

Birdman of Bengal, Amaresh Mitra is no less than Salim Ali!

Meet the 82-year-old passionate man with rare collection of bird eggs

Author Bonophul’s ancestral home in Bihar is in a bad shape!

GB asks on his birthday why his house at Manihari was not restored

First Bengali Crorepati, two centuries ago and his trade with America

More than two centuries ago Ramdulal Dey had turned a crorepati!

Academician Pabitra Sarkar gets 3rd highest civilian award of Japan

On July 15th he will receive ‘The Order of the Rising Sun’

Author Buddhadeb Guha to receive D.Lit

A proud moment for all Bengali readers who have loved his books

Rabindranath Tagore called ‘Notun Bouthan’ after Greek goddess ...

On Kadambari Devi’s birthday, GB finds out why she was always an outcast

Today was the day when Swami Vivekananda left this world in meditation

What was Sister Nivedita’s reaction at his funeral?

All India IMA headquarters named after Dr Bidhan Roy

On Dr Roy’s birth anniversary Bengal again rules over Delhi

Did Ramkrishna Dev die of cancer? Death certificate states ulcer

Today KMC will handover his controversial death certificate to Belur Math

Celebrating 100 years of Amala Shankar

Legendary Amala Shankar’s centenary celebrations start today

Dr Sushobhon Banerjee treats patients for just Re 1!

The doctor who is treated as God by tribals of Bolpur

Nabarun Bhattacharjee’s voice could never be silenced

Remembering the revolutionary writer on his birthday

Child of a sex worker, Sushila Sundori showed tiger stunts a century back

Meet the brave-heart woman from Bengal who was the first tiger trainer

Yoga got a global view in 1930s, thanks to Bengal’s Bishnu Charan Gho...

On this World Yoga Day a tribute to one of the earliest yoga gurus of India

Doctor of Kalna who still treats patients for only Rs 5!

Dr Goswami is like Uttam Kumar of Agnishwar

Why did Vidyasagar throw his shoe on the stage of Nildorpon?

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay compared it to Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Sarala Ray’s daughter Kanaklata was a true modern woman

A blend of old-world charm and feminist ideologies

Gayatri Devi, Princess of Coochbehar on 100th birth anniversary

Maharani’s story comes alive through year-long celebrations

Kundu Sir, the ex-Naxalite and demi-god of Basirhat

How his institute for poor students coaches for free

Mystery of the lost pen and Lalbazar’s summons to Tagore

Why was Rabindranath Tagore called to Lalbazar?

Visionary behind 100-year journey of Gokhale Memorial

What led Sarala Roy to set up a school for girls

When humanity speaks above religion

Meet grandma Smritilata and ‘grandson’ Abu

First Lokpal of India – Judge from Bengal

Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghosh makes us all proud

Remembering Masterda Surya Sen on his birthday

Chittagong Armoury Raid and India’s Freedom Movement

Unsung heroine Kalpana Dutta who fought against the British

The science graduate who handled explosives

The man who spoke to elephants

Dhritikanta Lahiri Chowdhury’s death leaves a big void

Have we failed our freedom fighters? 

Have you heard of Batukeshwar Dutt, the unsung revolutionary

Leela Roy – the first woman post-graduate of Dhaka University

She saved many Hindu women during Noakhali riots

How Madhusudan Dutta defied Ram and made Meghnad the hero

When the villain of Hindu mythology turns a hero in an epic poem

Emotional letter by Netaji’s wife written to his brother

The letter that first mentions the presence of Anita

The unsung woman physicist from Bengal

Why Bibha Chowdhury never got her due recognition?

Chattagram Astragar Lunthan! Hang Surya Sen!

How Master da was brutally tortured and hanged on this day!

Swami Vivekananda tried beef and all non-vegetarian food

In a ‘food intolerant’ India how Vivekananda’s teachings should work

Bengal government focus on malnutrition in tribal belt

Lodha and Sabar communities getting special protein food

Bringing sunshine to Pavlov Hospital patients through baking

Chef Sunshine Bhattacharjee Alam using baking for mental therapy

Septuagenarian headmaster cleans Churni bridge single-handedly

Swachh Bharat campaign needs to learn from his dedication

Sujoy Prasad Chatterjee, As I Know Him

Not just an artist, but also a great human being

Today is the day when Rabindranath Tagore won Nobel Prize

What was Tagore’s reaction to the news?

Are dhaakis of Bengal a fading community today?

Why dhaakis no longer wish to carry forward their tradition

He preached ‘Power of the Pen’ is greater than divisive politic...

Atal Behari Vajpayee knew how to hold a nation together

Somnath Chatterjee: The Man As I Knew Him

Remembering Somnath Chatterjee

Bengali singer Anasua Choudhury overcomes paralysis to sing again!

GB exclusive interview on her inspirational journey

Pather Panchali's 'Harihar' Kanu Bandopadhyay refused Ray at th...

Did you know Kanu Bandopadhyay donated his earnings to Swadeshi Movement?

GB Face of Bengal – Rajlakshmi Syam

Meet famous entrepreneur and fashion designer of Kolkata

Remembering Manohar Aich who took elephants on his chest

Anitesh Chakraborty remembers his ‘Sir’ from his para

Eternal dilemma of Ghoti vs Bangaal

Paschim bari and Puber bari of Taki

Father of Indian Renaissance: Raja Rammohan Roy

How Tagore and Max Mueller describes this great man!

World’s second blood bank was in Kolkata

Kaalazar famed U.N. Brahmachari started the bank

Visva Bharati’s Desikottam Honour for Amitabh Bachchan

Big B to receive highest honour from Visva Bharati, Santiniketan

The world of Sarala Ray’s daughter Kanaklata Ray

Anglicised, yet simple at heart, she was a woman of substance

Job Charnock’s Bengali wife who was to become a Sati

How Charnock saved a Bengali girl from her husband’s pyre

How log poaching was stopped in North Bengal forests?

Youths guard the very forests, where they once cut trees

Have you seen Rs 10,000 and 5,000 currency notes of British Bengal?

One man in Siliguri has a collection of such priceless notes

Why did Vidyasagar praise kaviyal Bhola Moira?

Kavi-gaan was an intrinsic part of Bengal’s entertainment industry

Never-before aired Ritwik Ghatak play on radio

Jala deals with dark tales of suicides

Special train remembering Vivekananda’s Chicago speech

When Swamiji returned to Kolkata through Budge Budge

Bengal’s 98-year-old revolutionary who gets Padma Shri

How Sudhanshu Biswas turned a social reformer from a revolutionary

Did Sardar Patel pay Rs 18,000 to Netaji’s wife?

False propaganda to malign Netaji’s family

Buffer zone between Ghotis and Bangals

An insider’s story on Taki and its zamindars

Did you know Nadia’s original capital was Matiyari?

Nadia Raj family is one of the oldest families of Bengal

Where have all the circus clowns gone?

They make the audience laugh, but are they themselves happy?

Technology helped this hearing-speech impaired couple find love

How Tulsi and Subhendu interacted through sign-language videos

Path-breaking research: Bengali scientist duo in Nature

Father-son duo make Kolkata proud with path-breaking discovery

Siliguri rickshaw puller popularizes Paytm

Meet Sushil, who give 80% discount on rickshaw rides via Paytm

When Sibram was upset with Sarat Chandra 

Even in smiles, one can shed tears

Panchanan Mondal, ‘manuscript seeker’ of Bengal

He went from door to door, collecting rare manuscripts

The man from Bengal who first signed with FIFA

Indrajit Sen tried 27 years ago to bring FIFA matches to India

How was scientist Meghnad Saha as a Parliamentarian?

Was this Bengali scientist a victim of provincialism in Indian politics?

Was Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay a messiah for women?

His last novel SheshProshno also celebrates women

74 years after his submarine journey

Eastern Naval Command inaugurates Netaji statue to honour his submarine journey

Food Park coming up for Sector V’s IT hub

Techies in Kolkata to get new food destination  

172.5 crore investment at Haldia dock complex

New liquid terminal to be set up 

How poet Sukanto Bhattacharya’s teacher inspired him

Poet Sukanto had a mentor in his school teacher

Tagore and H.G. Wells speak on universal education

Rare excerpt from their conversation

Geographical location tag for Kolkatti

Jewelry made in Kolkata might get GI tag

Naga Sanyasi chief was no less sexy than a Hollwyood hero!

Head of Juna Akhara was a boy from Bengal

Nandan Nilekani might take up reins of Infosys

Nilekani might return as Infosys head

Remembering legendary stage actor Sombhu Mitra

Listen to these iconic productions

Two faces of Darjeeling

Students leave schools, tea-workers join gardens

Bengali NRI doctors help to upgrade city hospital for poor

London NRIs pitch in for Thakurpukur hospital

The woman who guarded Netaji’s signature

Takes out the autograph every Independence Day

'Anti-industry’ Loba welcomes DVC

DVC begins mining project at Loba

Raining hilsa in Bengal

Fishing trawlers brimming with hilsa catch anchor at Bengal ports

Uber helps Kolkata save 279,000 litres of fuel

Uber pool makes citizens use less cars 

Midnapore gets Purba Kanya App to protect women

A new App in Bengal to help girls

Powder to stop bleeding in 20 secs! DRDO honours Burdwan rice-mill owner&rs...

Discovery of young scientist from Bengal will save many soldiers!

Bengali doctor who invented the first Bangla computer typing Avro

Dr Mehedi Khan believes language should not be a bar to knowledge

Bengali Scientist Biman Mondal invents lab meat in IIT Guwahati

GB tracks this path-breaking invention that will bring a revolution for meat lovers

No More Killing Animals! IIT scientist Biman Mondal invents lab meat

GB tracks this path-breaking invention that is good news for animal lovers too

EUREKA! Paper from Field Moss! Scientists of Burdwan University work wonder...

Farmers of Bengal can earn now by making paper from field moss

Path-breaking discovery! Asansol professor finds anti-venom in oranges

Bengal’s snake-bite victims to get a new life

IIT Kharagpur’s incredible invention! Blood tests with your Smartphon...

Prof Suman Chakraborty and team invented this path-breaking device

Engineering students of Durgapur BC Roy College invent solar pump

Kudos to the Mechanical Engineering students for this feat!

CU scientist proves black cumin can cure breast and lung cancer!

Our very own Kalo Jeere has anti-carcinogenic properties

Path-breaking jute sanitary napkins by Kolkata’s Jute Research Instit...

Jute based pads will prevent cervical cancer and revive Bengal’s jute industry

US based Bengali scientist invents world’s first implantable artifici...

Shuvo Roy is co-inventor of an artificial kidney that can be transplanted

Kolkata’s Solar Man gets Canada’s Mission Innovation Champions ...

Meet scientist S.P. Gon Chaudhuri who made India’s first floating solar plant

Kolkata woman at MIT invents world’s first underwater drone

Meet Sampriti Bhattacharya, one of Forbes’ top 30 young talents

Kolkata scientists discover new protein to treat breast cancer

Scientific breakthrough by scientists of Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics

Scientist from Bengal makes snake venom antidote from oranges!

Professor from Asansol will save many lives

Subhomoy Biswas of Nadia invents a solar bike

Eco-friendly bike will help in curbing environmental pollution

Kolkata’s SSKM hospital saves a woman with blood tears!

How doctors of Institute of Psychiatry treated a rare ‘blood’ tear disease

Unique discovery of life in India by IIT Kharagpur researchers

Earliest life flourished in India 2,500 million years ago

Student Rupam from Chandannagar wins National Award

Made cheap Beat the Heat Cooling Jacket while in school

RG Kar Hospital of Kolkata creates history

Successfully transplants goat ears on humans with deformities

Scientists from Bengal discover electricity in spider webs

New green energy can be generated from webs and egg shells

From elephant sirens to speed-breaker electricity

Students of North Bengal are at their innovative best

Jhargram scientist turns ‘Make in India’ dream true

Discovered raw material to make anti-landmine vehicles

Kolkata boys get US invite for their cancer studies

School boys use a chemical to stop cancer from killing good cells 

How a Bengal village turned fertile from fallow

Australian expertise and state’s agricultural scientists work wonders!

Finally, a medicine to stop cancer metastasis!

Scientists at Bose Institute Kolkata make a path-breaking discovery

JU student develops Bengali voice typing app

Agniswar Chakraborty wishes to give it free of cost

House from where Rashbehari Bose fled

Did you know this Domjur Rajbari is being pulled down?

Bengal’s rifle factory makes first indigenous sniper

Rifle Factory Ishapore with first sniper ‘made in India’

New reptile fossil of India 100m years older than dinos

A new reptile fossil unearthed by ISI Kolkata

Gold to be used for cancer therapy

Can reduce side effects

Meet Dr Santosh Kumar Biswas of Murshidabad – doctor who also holds a...

Doctor runs the primary center alone on days the staff does not arrive

BREAKING! Ramakrishna Mission College wins highest NAAC grade

Another winning accolade for Ramkrishna Mission College

How Pintu Mahato fought poverty and Maoist threat to become a rising soccer...

Learn the tale of resilience from West Midnapore’s Adivasi Pintu

Kolkata Comes up with its first Zero Waste Shop

The shop that is adding to environment protection awareness

Burdwan Medical College doctors perform first ever uretero-duodenal fischul...

Patient’s life saved in a first-of-its kind operation

India’s youngest IAS Ansar Shaikh, who worked in tea-stalls becomes S...

Ansar brings a ray of hope to youths of Coochbehar!

Santiniketan’s Pushparani turns You-Tube sensation at 78! Earns in la...

Tale of a rural housewife earning lakhs through food videos

KUDOS Institute of Neurosciences! Student recovers from 3-month paralysis a...

How JEE student Souvik Mukherjee got back from the jaws of death

Congrats! Jadavpur University’s Pramit ranks 2nd in UPSC IES Examinat...

Indian Topper Pramit is from JU and makes Bengal proud

Bengal tops in largest recruitment of engineers and IT professionals in Ind...

All India Council for Technical Education brings out the list

 ‘Ambulance Dada’ Karimul donates money of biopic to build...

Bollywood biopic on Karimul’s incredible way of ferrying patients

 Institute of Neurosciences sets milestone! Rare operation on Scoliosi...

Spine surgeon Dr Anindya Basu and his team perform a rare feat

Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo are 6th married couple to win Nobel

Did you know Esther spent many years in Ballygunge?

Nadia’s govt school grows own vegetables and fish for mid-day meals ...

Barnia Abhaynagar Vidyalaya is a role model for mid-day meal solution

Howrah’s Suchorita fights poverty and studies under street-lights!

Courage and grit has taken Suchorita to College

Meet Sudipta Sengupta, first Indian woman to conquer Antarctica

Professor of Structural Geology in Jadavpur University

CONGRATS! Entrepreneur Ankiti Bose in 2019 Fortune ‘40 Under 40&rsquo...

Co-founder of Zilingo, Bose is one of world’s most influential young entrepreneur

Visually challenged teenager from Bengal climbs 19,000 ft high peak

While we were pandal hopping, a feat created atop Rudragaira peak

Bengali IFS officer Vidisha Maitra gives befitting reply to Pak PM

IAS rank holder Vidisha Maitra nailed every lie of Imran Khan at UNGA

Hooghly electrician’s daughter, 10-year-old Srija is Yoga Asian Champ...

She wins the prestigious gold medal in South Korea!

Youngest Bhatnagar Award winner is a Kolkata Mathematician

Neena Gupta of Kolkata’s Indian Statistical Institute makes us proud

CONGRATS! Low-Cost Breast Cancer detectors by NIT Durgapur

Check yourself for any Breast Cancer signs!

Father a grocer, Bengal’s Shweta Agarwal had topped IAS exam

Meet Marwari girl Shweta Agarwal who broke ceiling of patriarchy

Laughing Gas used for first time in delivery!

Calcutta Medical College creates history

Meet Bengal’s own Sudha Chandran, who lost a leg to cancer!

A look at Anjali’s Kathak recital with a prosthetic limb

After Chandrayaan II, India’s Sun Mission Aditya will have a Bengali ...

Meet Dipankar Banerjee, ex-student of Rajabazar Science College

Chandrayan II launched! Rajabazar Science College scientist Chandrakanto wi...

Rajabazar College scientist Chandrakanto will control Chandrayaan’s antennae

INSPIRATION! Two Class XII students of St Xavier’s bring science lear...

Students set up STEM Labs in schools for poor children

18-year-old Ballet Dancer from Siliguri puts India on World Ballet Map

Meet Dipesh, the male ballet dancer of Bengal who is going global

Chandrayaan II enters Moon’s Orbit! Kudos to Bengali scientist Chandr...

Chandrakanto Kumar has controlled the crucial antennae of the spacecraft  

From Cancer Survivor to Mrs India Finalist – Incredible Tanisha Roy ...

The girl from Bengal who will head to Greece for the worldwide finals

Kudos to scientist Moumita Dutta who was part of real Mission Mangal

Calcutta University scientist was ISRO project manager

Ranaghat railway station’s beggar singer Ranu gets call from Mumbai ...

Lata kanthi Ranu’s songs have taken Bengal by storm 

Kolkata’s orthopaedic surgeon gets int’l award for music induce...

Meet Dr Sumanta Thakur who has performed more than 100 musical surgeries

Meet Ankita of Gobordanga who won Saregamapa 2019 crown

Student of Ichhapur High School, Ankita is now concentrating on studies

Ichhamati is dying; Lone crusade of a 26-year-old to save his beloved river...

Meet Sabarna Saraswati who has travelled more than 130 km along its banks

Engineer Souresh Pal from Katwa controlled fuel tank of Chandrayaan II

Not just Chandrakanto Kumar, another engineer from Bengal make us proud!

Bengal’s Aihika scripts history at Commonwealth Table Tennis Games

Aihika Mukherjee is first Indian woman to win gold at Table Tennis singles

CU MTech, ISRO scientist Moumita Dutta’s Mission on Mars

After Chandrakanto Kumar of Chandrayaan II, another Bengali ISRO scientist

Exclusive GB video of the first Bengali chair umpire at Wimbledon

Abhishek Mukherjee of Belur has umpired more than 37 grand slams

Raigunj baby prodigy names countries, capitals and more at 21 months!

Baby Mayukh has created a stir in Bengal and scientists are visiting him

Coolie to Crorepati – amazing tale of Harun Mondal and his honey busi...

Inspiring tale of a coolie from Baduria who runs a business running into millions

8-year-old Bengal boy beats cancer to win Table Tennis gold at world event&...

Aronyatesh Ganguly is our GB inspiration of the week!

Doctor-patient jugalbandi in operation theatre while operating on tumour

First of its kind music therapy during operation at Thakurpukur Cancer Hospital

7-year-old Rishika chops off her long hair to donate to cancer patients

Now she is inspiring her friends and running a hair donation drive!

Hi-Fashion clothes this Puja being made by Tiger Widows of Sunderbans

Meet Prasenjit Mondal who is helping poor women turn to skilled tailors

Rushmita Oraon of Jalpaiguri brings home the National Rugby cup

Daughter of a driver and tea worker who is the Rugby Champ this year!

Meet the first woman train mechanic of India from Bengal!

Pritilata Mandal keeps trains of Santragachhi fit and fine

Kolkata’s toto driver distributes food to patient families

Partha Chowdhury is an inspiration to all

Pagla Dashu, our childhood nostalgia shot as a movie on mobile

Abhirup Ganguly of Jalpaiguri makes a wonder film on his android phone!

Wonder twins from Chinsurah selected by ISRO

They will participate in Young Scientist Programme

Swimmer Sayani Das from Kalna conquers Catalina Channel

Swimming for more than 12 hours, she again makes us proud

Due to lack of funds, HS 9th rank holder might have to leave studies

Beliatore’s Ishita Chattopadhyay is fighting poverty

Adrija of Bardhaman selected for Under 17 Football World Cup

She will be part of India’s women world cup team

 Vegetable vendor’s daughter stands 3rd in Higher Secondary

Barnali has fought poverty, yet reached heights of academic success

Child turned ice-cream seller to fund his dad’s medicines

He travels miles to sell ice-creams this summer

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 business

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

First transgender judge of Bengal – Sintu Bagui

He is also a child of a sex worker

Rickshaw-puller from Bengal travels to Lahore to promote peace

In the wake of unrest after Pulwama attack

Service to the nation stood above marriage for this Purulia jawan!

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 ‘Kanyadaan&rsq...

Bengali wedding that deconstructs age-old beliefs

Gudiya’s dreams – from a beggar to a Madhyamik student

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

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’ woman

A feather in the cap of MR Bangur Hospital

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

He has overcome his own poverty to make the poor happy

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!

Jaynagar girls fight out gender discrimination on the football ground

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 week  ...

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 

Gazi Jalaluddin runs orphanage and schools for the poor

Kanyasree Yoddhas of Bengal is GB’s ‘Lakshmi’ brigade&nbs...

They stop child marriages, they save girls from doom

Malda’s orphan Rohim wins international brick-laying competition

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?

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

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 much more

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 universe

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 days?

How one man is trying to popularise books among children of Bengal

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

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

On World Disability Day he got the ‘Role Model Award’

Basam Sonar of Jalpaiguri has overcome disability to work for disabled

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 paralysis

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

GB salutes driver Saju and his ‘Clothing Bank’

The poor man who stood by the poor

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