Left Parties should focus on open-defecation: Amartya

Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen on Sunday urged Left parties to fight for eradication of the practice of open defecation and open toilets, in addition to focussing on food security and LPG price hike.

Sourav Ganguly takes a dig at Salman Rushdie`s visit cancellation

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly took a dig at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and the controversy surrounding Booker prize-winning author Salman Rushdie`s cancelled visit to Kolkata.