Ø 5.7 percent Muslims and 20.4 Hindus are polygamous
Ø 5.63 Muslims and 7.3 Hindus, per 1,000 women, are divorced/separated
Ø Malegaon, a city with 5 lakh Muslims, only 0.10 % Muslim pol read more...
Against Black Money but deeply concerned about small traders and common people: Mamata Banerjee
Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee lashed out at the Centre for the decision to end the use of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes..
She took to Twitter to register her protest and demanded this draconi Read More
Don't instigate communal violence, cautions Bengal CM
Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee cautioned political parties not to create communal tension.
"There may be groups trying to provoke communal violence. Be extremely careful. If there are at Read More
Bengal won't accept bypassing of finance dept in distribution of MGNREGA: Dr Amit Mitra
Stating that the Centre was trying to undermine the federal structure of the country, the West Bengal Government today said they will not accept the decision to bypass the state finance department in Read More
Communal flare up at Raniganj on Diwali
Clashes between the members of two communities in Raniganj on Diwali evening disturbed the atmosphere of the otherwise peaceful town of Raniganj. The residents of Rajabandh, a Muslim dominated localit Read More
AMC will set up goushalas to protect cows
The Asansol Municipal Corporation has decided to set up goushalas (cowsheds) for providing care and treatment to cows. In the board meeting held on November 1 at Jamuria Town Hall, it was decided that Read More
New development inititiatives taken in Bardhaman
New initiatives have been taken by the government to improve health, education and administration in district Bardhaman.
There have been major developments in the sectors of rural development, a Read More