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An ancient sense of hurt and injustice.
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Bikas Ranjan Mishra, the award-winning director of Chauranga, is set to make a foray into the digital arena with the adaptation of Badal Sarkar's classic Bengali play, Pagla Ghoda, for CinePlay airing...
This is irrespective of the board or the student's mother tongue.
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A Bengali woman meets a Punjabi mirchi in a swanky residential complex of Gurgaon. Mrinalini can't tolerate the boisterous Punjabi dragon. The only problem is, they become friends. How long will this...
For the first time in an American presidential election, Bengali-speaking New Yorkers will be able to cast their votes using ballots that have been translated into their native language. Bengali, whic...
Kolkata's singing sensation Sawan Dutta's newest offering.
At least invest in a better wig.
Mahasweta Devi passed away on 28 July, but all the fond memories remain. Two things always struck me about Mahasweta: Her zest for life and her unique way of dealing with people. Wherever she went, she would invariably be the centre of attention. Such was the magic of her personality.
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Indian cinema, of course, is about more than just Bollywood. As always, there were more Tamil and Telugu films released this year than Hindi. Meanwhile, while Marathi cinema's on-going renaissance of...
While some non-Bengali parents planned foreign vacations during this time of year, my parents wisely made it a point to make us experience every bit of the festival, year after year, in a manner no less than a Bengali would. My allegiance to the festival thus started.