As per the assessment of Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the average rainfall deficit across the country is about 25% as on 5th August’09. In its first rainfall analysis by IMD in the mid point of 31St July o...Views: 3055
The State Bank of India- a public sector and the largest of all Indian banks- announced a home loan (Hi-Five Loan) at 8% of Rs. 5 lakhs for a period of 5 years. It also announced home loans up to Rs.50 lakhs with interest ...Views: 3442
Consequent upon the alleged killing of a 24-year-old MBA graduate Ranbir Singh, by the Uttarakhand police in a falls encounter in Dehra Dun on 3rd July’09, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed an FIR on 5t...Views: 2204
After the truncation of CPM in particular and Left Front in general in the Parliamentary Elections-2009, political killings are on the rise and Mamata Banerjee of Trinomul Congress (TMC) is as usual blaming CPM for killing...Views: 1462
Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA), an association of four big and six smaller airlines, announced today (2nd Aug’09) withdrawal of ‘protest suspension of flights on 18th August’. Bowing under pressure f...Views: 1908
Private Airlines- which started operating for the first time in 1992, after the Narasimha Rao Goverment’s liberalization move led by the then finance minister Dr.Manmohan Singh- threatened to suspend operations on 18...Views: 2296
After becoming a nuclear power in 1974 by testing a nuclear bomb at Pokhran in Rajasthan, India became a nuclear submarine owner when Indian Navy was handed over a made-in-India nuclear submarine- manufactured at Visakhapa...Views: 3318
This year’s parliamentary election results has been extremely surprising for the Left Front (LF), which has been decimated to 3/7th of their strength of last parliamentary elections in 2004, when the LF won as much a...Views: 1810
Sri Lanka declared a total victory today (18th May’08) in the war against one of the world’s most intractable insurgents, the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam (which maintained 7000 strong army in full war ...Views: 1750
The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) led by Indian National Congress (INC) has made it, defying all predictions and assessments. The UPA is set to score around 260 seats requiring a handful of seats to reach the magic fig...Views: 2132
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Born on 6th Nov,1947 in East Pakistan (Presently Bangladesh), migrated to India along with parents at age one. Brought up in West Bengal province of India. Graduated with Physics Honors from Scottish Church College of Calcutta and later did Master of Technology from Calcutta University securing first class fifth position in electrical engineering. .
I have interest in science and technology, law, social science, politics, religion and work as a social worker also. I can fluently read, write and speak Hindi, English and Bengali apart from a couple of local dialects. .