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Updated on Jun 27, 2018

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Up comming Events of PRABASI BENGALI CULTURAL ASSOCIATION

PBCA PICNIC: This year picnic will be held on Saturday 18th August from 10:00 AM to about 6:00 PM at Forest View @ Glen Haffy conservation area ( Glen haffy picnic site), 19245 Airport Road, Caleedon east, On, L7K 2M9. Entry fees: member couple $30, single $15, nonmember couple $40, single $20. No charge for life or $100 member Park entry extra. Must inform to chair person: Anirban KarGupta (416-890-8263)

LIVE MAHALAYA: Will be presented on 6th October 2018. Chair person: Dr. Sanjib Mukherjee. Details to follow

DURGA PUJA: Will be held from 19th October to 21st October 2018. Chair person: Dr. Sanjib Mukherjee. Details to follow

LAKSHMI PUJA: Will be celebrated on 27th October 2018. Chair person: Kabi Banerjee. Details to follow

KALI PUJA: Will be celebrated on 10th November 2018. Chair person: Apurba Mukherjee. Details to follow

NEW YEAR DINNER DANCE: Will be held on 31st December 2018. Chair person: Subhra Sur. Details to follow

Srijit Mukherji's film UMA.

In the presence of Srijit Mukherji who will be in a conversation with Michelle Doyle, following the screening.

DATE & TIME: Saturday July 7th Doors open 2 pm; Screening and Q&A: 2:30 - 5:30 pm VENUE: Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario (entrance on McCaul St) 317 Dundas Street West, Toronto, ON M5T 1G4

TICKETS: $16

ONLINE TICKET PURCHASE:"Click here"

Get ready for the 38th North American Bengali Conference (NABC) in Atlantic City, New Jersey, the casino capital of the East Coast. The conference will be held during June 29th, 30th & July 1st ,2018, at the renowned Atlantic City Convention Center, and is being hosted by Ananda Mandir of New Jersey. The committee of NABC 2018 is putting their thoughts and efforts together, in all detailed aspects of the event. Information is being made available on our website. As in the past years, your enthusiasm and support will make this event a joyous and memorable one for NABC 2018!

News on Sports & Entertainment

Team India's dress rehearsal before real English summer

Manisha Koirala is looking to make a fresh new start at age 47

Sports

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Calcutta/ Dublin: Without doubt, the coming days give India their best chance of having their most successful tour of the United Kingdom. Such is the Virat Kohli-led team's current form. In the shorter versions India have outplayed most of the rivals in recent times, while in Tests too - despite the defeat in South Africa - errors have been few from this Indian side. Besides, one has to flip through the history pages to check whether any Indian contingent of the past travelled to England with just one Test series defeat in three years.

Entertainment

Having survived cancer, the actress is now making a comeback to films. While her last film, Dear Maya, was a box-office dud, her latest, Lust Stories, has got a lot of people talking. But none of that compares to how she has stunned people in the trailer of Sanju, where she plays Nargis Dutt. She almost refused the film but was taken in by director Rajkumar Hirani’s simplicity. It seems unlikely that someone might even consider passing an opportunity to work with director Rajkumar Hirani, but Manisha tells The Woods that she had valid reasons.

News Articles

(a) Cops look for ISI on Kolkata roads, (b) Bus terminus, overbridge to ease transport woes in New Town,(c) Leaders across political parties need to condemn this violence: Goutam Ghose,(d) Bengal government offices closed half day for Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi's death,(e) In a first, Kolkata’s app fleet outnumbers yellow cabs,(f) Choked Kestopur canal grabs civic eyeballs

From war on black money to dealing with Pakistan:How has the Modi govt fared so far? The BJP-led NDA completed three years at the Centre. BJP came to power after a high-octane election campaign where every single aspect of the previous UPA govt was questioned. The UPA, after 10 years in power, was attacked for its so-called ‘jobless growth’, mocked over its Pakistan policy and attacked for several corruption scandals.

Expecting more reforms, Sensex closes over 31,000-mark for first time; Nifty ends at all-time high. Market touched another milestone supported by continued buying interest on index heavyweights post expiry. Expectation on good monsoon and a slow pace in interest rate hike by US Fed continue to weigh on the sentiment.

Income Tax department unearths 400 benami deals, attaches properties worth Rs 600 crores, started initiating actions under the new Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Amendment Act.

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