04 Feb 2014
Kolkata: Easy to read glossy books on the basics of climate change, global warming, disaster management and environment-friendly measures are wooing children and their parents to the 38th International Kolkata Book Fair here.
27 Dec 2015
Kolkata: Apart from carols, midnight mass and bright illumination on the hip and happening Park Street and old-world Bow Barracks, Kolkatans are in for a culinary treat this week and the next with new bistros, confectioners and restaurants serving up delicacies.
06 Oct 2015
Dubai: A precious 'green' watch made of 245 Zambian emeralds has been unveiled here by the world's oldest diamond company with a price tag of USD 2.27 million.
25 Dec 2015
Kolkata: In a bid to raise awareness about the importance of solar energy, a solar dome, first of its kind in the country, is set to come up on the outskirts of Kolkata.
23 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Five years after she performed with her father Pandit Ravi Shankar at the prestigious Dover Lane Music Conference, sitarist Anoushka Shankar will be back in the city with her maiden solo act at the 62nd edition of the event.
18 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Jaisalmer Fort, which featured in Satyajit Ray's film as 'Sonar Kella' (the golden fort), would be recreated at the Salt Lake stadium in a cultural festival.
11 Nov 2013
New Delhi: Fashion designer Masaba Gupta, known for quirky designs and youthful collections, will open her first franchise store in Kolkata in December this year.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Veteran fashion designer Ritu Kumar, who works with local weavers and artisans across the country regularly, says that by using handloom fabrics unconventionally, people in the design fraternity can give a new lease of life to the craftsmen.
04 Nov 2013
Kolkata: Dig into savouries, sandwiches and continental fare named after batting great Sachin Tendulkar, courtesy a special menu dedicated to him here.