FBI, Facebook To Meet In Kolkata On Tackling Online Child Sex Abuse

West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights and an NGO are hosting a conference in Kolkata. Kolkata: Shocking figures have been shared by the International Criminal Police Organisation or Interpol on the growing number of online child sexual abuse cases in India: 2.4 million cases reported in 2017, and that could be just the tip … Read more FBI, Facebook To Meet In Kolkata On Tackling Online Child Sex Abuse

Flavours of Costa Rica in Kolkata as 41st book fair opens doors to bibliophiles

KOLKATA: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is leaving no stone unturned to register her protest against demonetization. While all this while, she was vocal about her stand in the state and Delhi, now she has written a book on note ban, which was released at the inauguration of the International Kolkata Book Fair, 2017. The CM … Read more Flavours of Costa Rica in Kolkata as 41st book fair opens doors to bibliophiles

Kolkata hit-and-run: Final chargesheet yet to be filed against politician’s son

It’s been over a year, but Kolkata police are still in the process of preparing the final chargesheet against a politician’s son who allegedly ran over an Indian Air Force corporal with his Audi car at a parade ground near Fort William on January 13, 2016. Corporal Abhimanyu Gaud, 21, was rehearsing for the Republic … Read more Kolkata hit-and-run: Final chargesheet yet to be filed against politician’s son

Kolkata to Mon Chasha: Down by the river

From the cottage veranda, you can see the waters of the Bagda river, wooden boats moving lethargically with the flow of the current. In the distance, figures nimbly weave cane slivers under the branches of a large shaded tree. Birds sing in chorus from dawn to early evening. And the hooting of owls keeps you … Read more Kolkata to Mon Chasha: Down by the river