Samsung India reports record 32% growth in October for electronics business

Kolkata: Indian consumers are buying premium consumer electronic products, including for entry-level categories and in smaller towns, which has helped Korean giant Samsung to report record sales during October, a senior company executive said. Samsung India senior vice president (consumer electronics business) Raju Pullan said the company has grown by 32% in October as compared … Read more Samsung India reports record 32% growth in October for electronics business

Suchandra Vaaniya celebrates Durga Puja in Purulia | Bangla Movie News – Times of India

Actor-producer Suchandra Vaaniya who will soon make her directorial debut with a short film ‘The Awakening’ celebrated Durga Puja in Purulia. She even organized a barir puja while helping the people in distress. Check out this video to know how Suchandra spent her Puja far away from the Kolkata crowd. Read MoreRead Less Source link

Low-key immersion marks end of Durga Puja festival in West Bengal

Elaborate arrangements were made at the 21 ghats in Kolkata, where hundreds of idols were immersed in the river Hooghly A low-key immersion of idols on Monday marked the end of week-long Durga Puja festival in West Bengal that was held amidst the COVID-19 pandemic under extreme caution. No immersion procession was allowed at the … Read more Low-key immersion marks end of Durga Puja festival in West Bengal

Low intensity blast rocks pharmacy in Kolkata’s Kamarhati area

A bag kept inside the shop went off around 1 p.m. and preliminary investigation suggested that there were some illegal firecrackers inside the bag, a senior police official said. A low intensity blast took place inside a pharmacy at Kamarhati in the northern fringes of Kolkata on October 25 afternoon as the State celebrated Mahanavami … Read more Low intensity blast rocks pharmacy in Kolkata’s Kamarhati area

Hyderabad Pandal Features 31 Feet Tall Goddess Durga Slaying the ‘Coronasura’

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only changed the way we live our lives, but also how we celebrate. From festivals to weddings – everything in the ‘new normal’ is barely what is used to be. Indians like to celebrate everything grandly; so when one of the grandest festivals come around, even COVID-19 cannot eradicate our … Read more Hyderabad Pandal Features 31 Feet Tall Goddess Durga Slaying the ‘Coronasura’

In Pictures | Low-key but topical, Durga Puja amid the COVID-19 pandemic

A devotee puts a mask on the face of goddess Durga at a community puja pandal in Prayagraj. Photo: PTI West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurates a community Durga Puja pandal in Kolkata. Photo: PTI Visitors taking photos from outside a puja pandal as they weren’t allowed inside, as per the Calcutta High Court … Read more In Pictures | Low-key but topical, Durga Puja amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Get the Feel of Durga Puja Pandals from the Comfort of Your Homes with These 10 Videos

With serious apprehensions being raised over the possibility of a massive surge in coronavirus cases in West Bengal post the Durga Pujo festivities, the digital space is replete with suggestions about viable alternatives for Pujo revellers who can enjoy the pandal experience from the safe confines of their homes. Professionals from all walks of life … Read more Get the Feel of Durga Puja Pandals from the Comfort of Your Homes with These 10 Videos