With the Left’s stated opposition to an alliance with the Congress, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seems to have decided to snuggle up to her former party by reportedly backing the candidature of Abhishek Manu Singhvi in the upcoming biennial elections for the Rajya Sabha.
Singhvi is among the 14 ...বিস্তারিত পড়ুন
Cuba's Foreign Ministry has condemned overseas governments trying to destabilize the Caribbean nation's diplomatic relations with other states in the final run-up to the March 11 legislative elections.
"With the financing and support of the external counterrevolution… and using a small illegal anti-Cuban group as an instrument," outside forces organized the ...বিস্তারিত পড়ুন
Mexican leftist presidential frontrunner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador set about wooing the country's powerful banking community on Friday, seeking to extinguish fears he would seize property, instead targeting graft and poverty alleviation.
Speaking in the Pacific resort of Acapulco at an annual banking convention, Lopez Obrador received applause from the well-heeled ...বিস্তারিত পড়ুন
Bengali director Sandip Ray’s latest movie features one of Satyajit Ray’s best-known literary creations. Not the detective Feluda, but Professor Shonku, the scientist and eccentric genius who was introduced by Sandip Ray’s father in 1961.
Sandip Ray’s Professor Shonku O El Dorado is based on the story Nakur Babu O El ...বিস্তারিত পড়ুন
India, a founding member of the International Solar Alliance, on Friday said that membership of the body will be thrown open to all countries that want to join the grouping, with no restrictions on duration of sunlight or geographical location.
Briefing reporters ahead of the International Solar Alliance summit in New ...বিস্তারিত পড়ুন
The Supreme Court’s verdict on Friday legalising passive euthanasia owes much to the Aruna Shanbaug case, around which India debated euthanasia. By allowing euthanasia and spelling out strict guidelines on how it can be carried out, the Supreme Court has taken a step towards giving the exact interpretation of the ...বিস্তারিত পড়ুন