Burdwan

Burdwan:

see BarddhamanBarddhaman
, formerly Burdwan
, city (1991 pop. 245,079), West Bengal state, E central India. It has industries in hosiery and tools, but is best known for its 108 linga (phallic) temples dedicated to Shiva.
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Night came on; the train passed on at full speed, in the midst of the roaring of the tigers, bears, and wolves which fled before the locomotive; and the marvels of Bengal, Golconda ruined Gour, Murshedabad, the ancient capital, Burdwan, Hugly, and the French town of Chandernagor, where Passepartout would have been proud to see his country's flag flying, were hidden from their view in the darkness.
Summary: Burdwan (West Bengal) [India], July 6 (ANI): Two BJP workers were injured in a clash that broke out between them and TMC supporters in Burdwan on Friday, police said.
The Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) in university of Burdwan program focuses on design studies: critical thinking, project development, community engagement and collaboration in college of art and design Burdwan, West Bengal.
THE National Investigation Agency ( NIA) has arrested a Myanmar citizen, who was allegedly trained by the Pakistan- based Tehrik- e- Taliban, from Hyderabad in connection with the Burdwan blast.
Dhaka : Seeking to unravel the plot behind the Burdwan blast, a team of officials from India's National Investigation Agency on Monday held talks with their Bangladeshi counterparts.
Kolkata, Feb.22 ( ANI ): Trinamool Congress activists attacked and killed two CPI-M leaders in the Dewandighi area of West Bengal's Burdwan District on Wednesday.
A STUDENT of Jalpaiguri Polytechnic College committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence in Burdwan district on Monday.