1) Didis old bag of tricks is becomming predictible
Throughout her political career, Mamata Banerjee has taken pride in being perceived as an honest, firebrand leader - a champion of the poor and downtrodden.
2) Poll results show nation wont tolarate coppuption - PM Modi hails BJP performance
PM Narendra Modi said BJP performance in parliament, assembly and local polls across India
3)All payments over Rs 5000 to be done electronically: Finince Minister tells departments.
The finance ministry said that any payments by govornment to suppliers, contractors, grantees and
4) Modi became TIMEs person of the year by ripping pockets and throats: Congress
The congress Party said PM Narendro Modi bagged the online readers poll for Time
5) News in Bengali - Distribution of black money to poor.
More news in Bengali
6) News in Bengali:Modis India becomes 5th largest economy in the world
7) Kolkata Diary Bengali News
(a) Read latest news of Kolkata
8) Sports: Dhoni to play against England with virtually no match practise
First ODI against England is scheduled on Jan 15. It will be his first match having last played in Oct 29th
Dangal VS Sultan: Who won the first day box office battle ? / Deepika Padukone on the transition frpm xxx to Padmavati / Salman claims he is not nicest when it comes to relationship.
10)Live Criket Score
Mark your calendar for 37th NABC conference at Silicon Valley, Santa Clara Convention Center, San Jose, California from 7th to 9th July 2017. Presentation of highly entertaining program with vocalists, dancers, musicians, actors, actresses & band group from Mombai, Kolkata & Dhaka will be highlight again at the sanmelan. So check it out by clicking following link. Artists expect to participate at the sanmelan will be Subha Mudgal, Tanmay Bose, Lopamudra Mitra, Kalika Prasad Bhattacharyya, Rupankar, Jayati Chakraborty, Debsankar Haldar, Mamata Sankar plus 40 top notch actors, actresses & directors from Bengali film industry for bengali film awards ceremony of 2017 & many many more expected to be added. Please keep an eye here for the latest update. On line registration is on as well as hotel booking. So check it out by clicking following link.
Basanta Utsab by PBCA
Prabasi Bengali CulturalAssociation Celebrates Basanta Utsab (A fund raising event)- Venue: Michael Power/St. Joseph High School, 105 Eringate Dr. Etobicoke, ON. (south of Eglinton Ave. & east of Renforth).
Date & Time: Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 4:30 PM.Participants: Popular Singers, Musicians and Dancers from Kolkata & Toronto. Chairperson: Rathin Ghose (905-890-3739). Tickets: $50.00 (few front rows) & $30.00. Please come with your family & friends, enjoy the show and help your organization. For further information contact: Subhra Sur: 905-792-9467, Anirban Kargupta: 416-890- 8263, Kobi Banerjee: 416-491-9297, Sanjib Mukherjee: 416-993-9919, Apurba Mukherjee: 416-970-7446. There will be Food,Sari & Jewelry stalls
For more info, please visit our website:
Annual Festival of Performing Arts TSS 2017
Annual Festival of Performing Arts TSS 2017 will be held on 20th and 21st May, 2017 at the Glenforest Secondary School, 3575 Fieldgate Drive, Mississauga, Ontario, hosted by Toronto Sanskriti Sangstha. Famous artists from India and North America will be performing at the festival like every year.
The genre will be
Bangla Adhunik Gaan and Bollywood,
Programs of 2017:
TSS will open with a Children's Choir to celebrate the 150th birthday of Canada.
Followed by a thematic program on the heritage of Bengal: with singer & narrator Srijan from Kolkata and choreographed by Enakshi Sinha.
A dance drama Charaiveti - An eternal journey of man in search of the unknown Choreographed by Jayeeta Banerjee, a direct disciple of Dr. Thankamani Kutty and alumni of Kalamandalam, Kolkata.
A play by Sohini Sengupta and group from Nandikar.
Baul to Bollywood by Kartick Das Baul and Aritra Dasgupta.
Ujjaini will be singing Bengali and Hindi songs with her group.
Aritra will be singing Bengali and Hindi songs and perform duet songs with other singers.
For more info, please call Tapan @ 905-884-7669
PBCA Annual General Meeting (AGM)
On 19th March 2017 at 2:00 PM
At Sindhi Gurmandir Temple, 207 Queens Plate Dr. (downstairs), Toronto, ON. M9W 6Z7, (East of Hwy 27 & north of Rexdale Blvd.). All PBCA members are requested to attend this important meeting.
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We received phone calls and emails enquiring about the activities of Bengali community here in Toronto as well as services the community provide to new immigrants. We feel there is a need for a website that would provide the informations. This page is dedicated to that need. Having this page in world wide web means if anybody anywhere in the world like to know about the activities of Bengali community of Toronto, all he has to do is to search for this page. If you have any public service announcement(s) to make or just share your views, don’t hesitate to contact us by email or phone. Thank you very much and enjoy. —your TorontoBengali.Com team-