Bengalis living outside West Bengal, the pravasi community, may miss the spledour of Durga Puja in their hometowns but a slice of..
State in Eastern India
West Bengal is a state in the eastern region of India along the Bay of Bengal. With over 91 million inhabitants, it is the fourth-most populous state and the fourteenth-largest state by area in India. Covering an area of 88,752 km2 (34,267 sq mi), it is also the eighth-most populous country subdivision of the world. Part of the Bengal region of the Indian subcontinent, it borders Bangladesh in the east, and Nepal and Bhutan in the north. It also borders the Indian states of Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim and Assam. The state capital is Kolkata, the third-largest metropolis, and seventh largest city by population in India. West Bengal includes the Darjeeling Himalayan hill region, the Ganges delta, the Rarh region and the coastal Sundarbans. The state's main ethnic group are the Bengalis, with the Bengali Hindus forming the demographic majority.
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The Delhi riots of 2020 were planned and calculated the High Court said on Monday refusing bail to one of the accused; The..
BJP has fielded advocate Priyanka Tibrewal against Mamata Banerjee in the Bhabanipur bypolls. Tibrewal is also BJP’s youth wing..