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Thirteen years after taking to cricket, Tushar Paul realised his dream last week in England. The 36-year-old from Malda played no mean role in helping India win the T20 Physical Disability World Series, beating England by 36 runs in the final in Blackfinch, Worcestershire.
Arsalan Parwez, the scion of the eponymous biryani chain, is a habitual traffic offender, who had violated at least two traffic lights before the final, fateful one at the Loudon Street-Shakespeare Sarani crossing in the early hours of Saturday.
The state public works department (PWD) has finally started building the new Majerhat bridge’s superstructure. It hopes the lifeline, connecting New Alipore, Behala and beyond, can be unveiled in February, next year.
In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.
After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests.
Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.
Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.
With women far outnumbered by men in China, some Chinese men are importing wives from neighboring countries, and using force to do so.