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Posted by: Warren Brown

Kolkata :: India | updated 2013-08-22 12:52:45 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Jillian Haslam's father, who was with the British Army, chose to stay on in India after Independence — a decision he regretted all his life, for, what lay in store for him and his family was a life of abject...
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Posted by: drratanbhattacharjee

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-09-18 01:25:33 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Riots which are the most brutal events in the history of Independent India make children unnecessary victims .The impact is described graphically as ‘trauma haunts of children’ or ’children live in terror’. The sudden change of the peaceful environment is...
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Posted by: sanjay_bohra

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-08-06 05:55:23 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Kolkata, August 3: Safety and well being of children are threatened in sick and closed tea gardens of Jalpaiguri. Trapped in the vicious cycle of unemployment and poverty, desperate parents are constantly lured by trafficking agents who promise better jobs...
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Posted by: kingrahulkhan30

Kolkata :: India | updated 2013-09-30 18:02:50 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Kolkata: A 37-year-old woman who was allegedly raped at gunpoint inside a moving car in Kolkata tracked down her rapists on social networking website Facebook and took snapshots of their photographs to file a complaint against them. The rape victim...
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Breaking News: Bengal Hospital Horror – 15 infants dead in 48 hours Update: Number rises to 20
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-27 23:14:41 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Report By: Nina Rai Kolkata, 19 Jan., 2012 Malda district in West Bengal is in the news but for dubious reasons namely the Bengal Hospital Horror. At the State-run Malda Medical College fifteen infants have died in a span of...
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Breaking News: 89 dead in Kolkata hospital fire
   
Posted by: prabirghose

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-27 17:50:19 -0700 | humanitarian-news

It was a terrible Friday in Kolkata when a massive pre-dawn fire broke out in AMRI Kolkata, a high-end hospital – it killed 89 of the patients who had been undergoing treatments. The fire apparently started in the basement where...
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Posted by: prabirghose

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-27 23:55:16 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Ragging that used to once be a matter of clean fun between the seniors and the freshers has turned ugly with complaints of freshers being tortured and even resulting in deaths. Therefore, the action taken by the authorities of BESU...
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Breaking News: Mamata Banerjee offers job and treatment to HIV positive woman
   
Posted by: Pijush Mitra

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-28 02:05:46 -0700 | humanitarian-news

West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on yesterday provided a govt job along with treatment facilities to a HIV positive woman from Asansol. 31-year-old Shampa Das, a HIV carrier and a mother of two, met Mamata...
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Posted by: prabirghose

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-28 02:06:24 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Don't read this if you are weak hearted ... Mumpy Sarkar was a 12-year old girl who had a mission in life. She came from a poor family and not having money for the costly organ transplants, she decided to...
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Breaking News: 17 Children Die at Hospital in Kolkatta - India
   
Posted by: Ruby1204

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-02-26 07:02:35 -0800 | humanitarian-news

In a shocking revelations it is being reported that at least 17 infants have died in an hospital in Kolkatta - India. What is more shocking is that all these deaths happened within the space of 36 hours. These unfortunate...
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Posted by: prabirghose

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-28 02:16:41 -0700 | humanitarian-news

The schoolgirl Sabina Khatun was only 13 years old – but, her 22-year old neighbor Makimuddin Ansari had fallen in love with her. He wanted to marry her and take her to Delhi with him - their love turned sour....
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Breaking News: Open slaughter of chicken to stop in Kolkata soon
   
Posted by: Pijush Mitra

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-28 00:02:37 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Open slaughter of chicken on pavements across the city will come to an end very soon. The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is preparing to send notices to the owners of chicken and mutton shops who violate the KMC hygiene guidelines....
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Posted by: prabirghose

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-27 19:12:44 -0700 | humanitarian-news

A general concept in days of yore was that the Indian ma-in-law was a tough character to get along with and daughters-in-law suffered miserably at the hands of the seniors. Today the situation has taken a 180 degrees turn. According...
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Breaking News: Mrs. India International 2011 Richa Sharma visits Suryakiran School in the Heritage School Campus.
   
Posted by: launcherzpr

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-11-02 08:12:27 -0700 | humanitarian-news

PRESS RELEASE Mrs. India International 2011 Richa Sharma visits Suryakiran School in the Heritage School Campus. Kolkata 9th June 8, 2011: Every child has the right to education. The Heritage School Campus organized a charitable event for the underprivileged children...
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Posted by: prabirghose

Kolkata :: India | updated 2012-07-27 19:36:17 -0700 | humanitarian-news

It was gruesome murder in broad daylight and revealed the sadistic attitude of man. A mob tied a 9-year old girl to a post and beat her mercilessly. They accused her of stealing a watermelon. After the beating, they broke...
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