13 Aug 2014
Kolkata: The first bat and other playing gear and memorabilia of Donald Bradman - arguably the greatest batsman ever - will be showcased at an exhibition at the iconic Victoria Memorial Hall here in 2015.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: All the players named by more than two teams for the Champions League Twenty20, including South African legend Jacques Kallis and West Indian dasher Kieron Pollard, have opted for their IPL franchises instead of their domestic teams.
19 Jul 2014
Kolkata: With lakhs of people expected to converge here, the city is bracing up for the Trinamool Congress mega rally on Monday, billed as thanksgiving for the party's success in the Lok Sabha polls.
05 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani held a meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at the state secretariat here on Friday.
16 Aug 2014
Kolkata: Mocking West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Singapore trip to attract investment, BJP on Saturday said the Chief Minister along with her ministers and officials was going on a "holiday trip" which would not bear any fruitful result.
16 Aug 2014
Kolkata: One person died from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES), a health official said.
20 Aug 2014
Kolkata: It was not just another day for the locals, particularly the street urchins, scattered outside the sleepy Kalighat temple complex here. As word spread about Bollywood actress Rani Mukherji's visit, a huge mob descended from nowhere and chaos reigned.
14 Jul 2014
Kolkata: While a majority of them rooted for Argentina, Kolkatans on Monday celebrated Germany becoming the football World champions by lighting fireworks and taking out processions.
03 Jul 2014
Kolkata: An Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist, suspected to be involved in the German Bakery blast of Pune in 2010, was arrested from the city on Wednesday.
23 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Comments on appearance or the usual questions about whether they are Nepalis are common for students from northeast India who study in the eastern metropolis.