NEWS OF THE WEEK
BENGAL ASSEMBLY DISSOLVED
JUNE 26: West Bengal Governor S. Dhavan dissolved the Assembly on the advice of Chief Minister Ajoy Mukherji. The announcement came after Mukherji and the Deputy CM Bijoy Singh Nahar conferred with the Governor at Raj Bhavan.
UK SUSPENDS AID TO PAK
JUNE 24: Britain would not resume aid to Pakistan until there was firm evidence of progress towards a political solution in East Bengal, the Foreign Secretary, Sir Alec Douglas-Home, told Parliament today.