Kolkata News(Search results - 4)
India UntoldJan 25, 2020, 9:40 AM IST
The Man Who Setup Our Extraordinary Electoral System
One of the biggest tasks post India’s independence was setting up a functional system that would enable common citizens to elect leaders for a true ‘Lok Sabha’. During that time, one person who was instrumental in setting up our country’s electoral system as it is today was Sukumar Sen. Let’s find about more about this civil servant and how the electoral system was setup in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
IndiaAug 23, 2019, 8:49 AM IST
West Bengal: BJP to counter TMC’s ‘Didi ke Bolo’ with ‘Cha Chakra’
TMC’s mass outreach programme titled ‘Didi ke Bolo’ will be countered by the BJP in West Bengal with the programme ‘Cha Chakra’. The programme aims at bringing together people over a cup of tea
IndiaAug 12, 2019, 10:31 AM IST
Zomato employees stage protests over having to deliver beef, pork
Zomato delivery agents staged protests in Kolkata stating that they were “uncomfortable” handling food with beef. Muslim delivery agents stated that they did not want to deliver food containing pork.
IndiaAug 8, 2019, 1:47 PM IST
Rain affects normal life in Kolkata: South 24 Parganas receives heavy rainfall
Though there were less number of public transports, some parts of the metropolis witnessed traffic snarls causing inconvenience to commuters.