Rajib

  • Manchester United's Theatre of Dreams set to welcome two Indian teens 16-03-2014 04:28 PM

    Kolkata: Two Indian teenagers, one the son of a sex worker and the other a street vendor, are among young players chosen to take part in a Manchester United Football Club training camp. Rajib Boy, whose mother earns 200 rupees (three dollars) a day, said he was dreaming big after...
  • Bengal govt to act tough against sand mafia, says Irrigation Minister 14-08-2013 08:51 PM

    The West Bengal government is contemplating an amendment to the West Bengal Minor Minerals Act-2002 act to strengthen laws to stop illegal sand mining and the mafia activities in the state, Irrigation minister Rajib Banerjee said in Kolata on Wednesday. Stating that a proposal has been placed before Chief Minister...
  • Bangladesh: Editor of pro-Opposition daily arrested 11-04-2013 06:31 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh police on Thursday arrested the editor of the Bengali daily 'Amar Desh', a pro-opposition newspaper, on charges of sedition and inciting religious tension. Plainclothesmen picked up Mahmudur Rahman in a raid on the newspaper office at Karwan Bazar area and police said he was taken away for initial...
  • Cong demands resignation of Buddhadeb 16-02-2011 09:43 PM

    Kolkata: Congress on Wednesday demanded resignation of West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee over the brutal killing of a teenager by a gang of drunken youths, while ruling coalition partners Forward Bloc and RSP slammed police for their alleged negligence. "The incident is a reflection of the deteriorating law and...