durga puja

Durga Immersion Turns Tragic: Flash Flood Kills 8, Injures 13 In Bengal

The return of Maa Durga to her husband’s home, a poignant moment for any member of the Bengali community, turned tragic as eight people lost their lives following the flash flood.

Gandhiji Lookalike As Asur: Hindu Mahasabha Says It’s Coincidence

Whether it is sheer coincidence or by design, the Durga puja organised by All India Hindu Mahasabha in South Kolkata has sparked an outrage with its representation of Mahisasur, which bears a strong resemblance to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.

Ardhnariswar To Sex Workers: Durga Puja Pandals Living On Edge

While the talented Bengali population is always known for their distinct touch – through pandal decoration and theme-based Durga Puja – over the years, creativity has started to live on the edge.