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Juthika Barua - Feature on Bangla Television Canada TV Program - Exclusive Online BTV Canada Presentation via WBRi

Juthika Barua, the Canadian Bengali singer, was featured on Bangladesh Television Canada ( BTV Canada ) on January 31, 2009. Juthika is a featured artiste on Washington Bangla Radio - her feature is available at HERE. WBRi presents the BTV Canada program featuring Juthika Barua. Thanks to Bangla Television Canada for authorizing their video to be streamed from this website.

33rd Calcutta Book Fair 2009 - Kolkata Boimela 2009 - Exclusive WBRi Audiovisual & Video Coverage

The Kolkata Book Fair is the most awaited annual cultural event of the city of Calcutta. It is Asia's biggest and the world's largest non-trade book fair but there have been controversies regarding the venue of the event. The Publishers and Booksellers' Guild, organizers of the book fair, had to shift the venue from the Maidan to Salt Lake in 2007 after environmental activists won a legal battle to stop the event from being held in the city's green area.

Barack Obama sworn 44th President of the United States | National Public Radio Live Coverage | Listen to Inauguration Speech


For our global listeners, we present a recording of the live NPR (National Public Radio) coverage of the event, covering the Inauguration Parade, and including playbacks of President Obama's Inauguration Speech.

2008 Presidential Election - West Bengal Reaction on US Presidential Election from Voice Of America

VOA News reports that the American Center in Kolkata arranged a mock election on Wednesday and the polling showed Barack Obama as the winner.

Obama 2008 Presidential Election | Election Montage Bengali Voters in USA | From Voice Of America Live Washington Bangla Radio

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An extra-ordinary amount of enthusiasim has been noticed this year for the Presidential election. A significant number of Bengali-American voters who originate from Bangladesh and the Indian state of West Bengal have been taking Keen interest in this election. 

Washington Bangla Radio - Presidential Election 2008 Tracker

Election Coverage

বাংলা খবর | Listen to Daily News Calcutta Global Bengali Radio | Watch Latest Bangla & Indian News TV Online

Listen to Daily News on WBRi Kolkata Radio from various sources consolidated here for your convenience.

Kolkata (Calcutta) and Washington DC Weather

আবহাওয়া Weather Radio Calcutta via WBRi Kolkata Bangla Radio.

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