04 Feb 2015
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose, who was arrested by the Special Crime branch of the CBI in connection with the Saradha case on November 21, was released on conditional bail on Wednesay.
18 Nov 2014
Kolkata: As the Kolkata leg of Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku' comes to an end on Tuesday, megastar Amitabh Bachchan feels it will be tough for him to leave the city. The 72-year-old actor, who spent his earlier days in Kolkata, visited almost all the places of the city during the month long shoot of the film here.
28 Jan 2015
Kolkata: Eminent Indian-American novelist Amitav Ghosh has said that he decided to make the 'Sea of Poppies' into the Ibis trilogy because he wanted to spend more time with the characters of his book.
01 Dec 2014
Kolkata: Veteran Bollywood actress Jaya Bachchan will be one of the key participants at the fourth edition of Kolkata Literary Meet (KaLaM) here, beginning on January 23 next year.
27 Jan 2015
Kolkata: Having penned more than 1500 songs, lyricist Javed Akhtar has said that it was not easy for him to translate Tagore songs in Hindi.
30 Nov 2014
New Delhi: India's populous coastal cities Mumbai and Kolkata are most vulnerable to loss of life and properties due to coastal flooding in the second half of the century, the government has said quoting a UN report ahead of a key global climate conference in Peruvian capital Lima.
18 Dec 2014
Kolkata: Indian football icon Bhaichung Bhutia on Thursday picked Atletico de Kolkata ahead of Kerala Blasters FC as the hot favourites to win the inaugural Indian Super League title.
27 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Notwithstanding the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) and the fire department denying permissions, the BJP on Thursday said it will go ahead with the proposed on November 30 city rally of its national president Amit Shah.
26 Nov 2014
Kolkata: The impasse over the proposed November 30 rally of BJP president Amit Shah in the city continued here on Tuesday with the Calcutta High Court directing the party to get clearance from the fire department and the municipal corporation.
25 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Embattled Atletico de Kolkata have now turned to their inspirational co-owner Sourav Ganguly for motivation as the Indian Super League (ISL) franchise approach the business end of the tournament.