NILKANTHO.IN (www.nilkantho.in) is one of the oldest web portals in Bengali language and operating from India. The portal started its operation in 2012. It features Top News, Recent Updates, Offbeat News, Healthcare News, Celebrity Interviews, Feature Articles, Mythological Articles, Travelogues, Stories, Festivals of India and more.
Ownership & funding information
Web Ways Techno Solutions Private Limited is the company that funds the operations of the web portal NILKANTHO.IN. The company has full share on revenue that gets generated by the web portal through various mediums.
Articles published on the web portal is completely owned by Web Ways Techno Solutions Private Limited. Articles, which includes News and Features, are being generated by the Staff Reporters, Correspondents, Contributors of NILKANTHO.IN. News and such articles are also generated with the help of licensed feeds from News Wire services. Photographs used on the portal are either licensed to Web Ways Techno Solutions Private Limited from News Wire services or Image Licensing services or shot by Staff Reporters, Correspondents, Contributors or distributed publicly on various Social Media platforms or covered under Creative Commons license.
The web portal NILKANTHO.IN merely depends on social media feeds for article generation. If any article is generated using social media feed, mostly verified pages of Celebrities, Political Organizations or Politicians, Government or Non-Government organizations are used as the source of information. For any such event, strict reverse searches are made to make sure the information being carried are completely flaw less. For articles based on Government Circulars, only official websites or verified social media accounts of such institutions are noted as the primary source. In the event of using photographs, reverse searching of images is made even any small amount of discrepancy comes to the minds of editorial team of NILKANTHO.IN before using the image.
Ethically the organization NILKANTHO.IN believes in delivering every single information that is true and has a social impact. Every article published on the portal is treated with such detail which describes that the News or the Feature is carrying out a message which is true to the utmost level and does have such detail which helps to make the society a better one.
Every article generated by the Staff Reporters or Contributors goes through rigorous checking by the Editorial team before getting published. Corrections are made on the articles whenever required in terms of information or even basic spelling mistakes. No article gets live before getting at least two times checked by different people after generation. Even for syndicated feeds from News Wire services, if cross checking is required, verified social media accounts are taken into concern for making required correction or content update. Even for using photographs, dual level checking is done to ensure that the photographs used always bear the message of sagacity.
Editorial Board and the entire team of NILKANTHO.IN is very strict against plagiarism. Any article that is found minimally identical to other publication, gets immediately dropped before getting published on the web portal. The person or persons responsible for the event receive show cause notices or face even further strict action. NILKANTHO.IN is strictly against plagiarism on the cyber space and solely supports unique content generation. Quality is more prior than quantity to the organization.
Editorial team information
The Editorial Board comprises of Senior Journalists having decades of experience in various mainstream news organizations. Which includes Radio Stations, Daily Newspapers, Satellite Television Channels and highly rated Magazines. On the Journalism part, Mr. Rajarshi Chakraborty is the Associate Editor and leading the team. The team is made of many Staff Reporters and Correspondents namely Mr. Adhirath Dey, Ms. Ananya Sarkar, Mr. Arnab Dutta, Mr. Basudev Ghosh, Ms. Mallika Mondal, Ms. Sandipa Das, Ms. Shaoni Dutta, Mr. Sudeep Pal, Ms. Susmita Kundu and many more. The Contributors who are not involved in daily activities of the Editorial Team but contributes to the web portal with their precious content include Mr. Achintyaratan Devtirtha, Mr. Amal Chakrabarti, Mr. Arko Chakrabarti, Mr. Jugal Sen, Ms. Priya Mukherjee, Mr. Partha Ghosh, Mr. Pralay Lahiry, Mr. Sibsankar Bharati, Mr. Sougata De and others. The Board also has representatives from the funding company who have long experience of operating media companies. Mr. Kamakhhyaprosad Laha is the present the Editor-in-Chief of the organization. He is also the Managing Director of the funding company.