28 Jul 2014
Kolkata: The Ganga Jagran Yatra which started a month back from Haridwar in Uttarakhand culminated in Kolkata on Sunday. The ‘rath’, in the past 30 days, covered more than 1,000 kilometres in five states and carried the message of rejuvenating River Ganga.
23 Jul 2014
Aurangabad (Bihar): Maoists blasted a portion of a railway track between Ismailpur and Rafiganj section in Bihar, leading to derailment of a pilot engine running ahead of the Bhubaneshwar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express.
18 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel said it has launched 4G services on mobile in Kolkata with plans for pre-paid customers starting at Rs 42.
17 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel on Tuesday said it has launched 4G services on mobile in Kolkata with plans for pre-paid customers starting at Rs 42.
13 Jun 2014
Kolkata: Kolkata has recorded the highest cigarette consumption in India, with a person smoking 9-10 cigarettes per day on an average, a survey report released on Thursday said.
05 Jun 2014
Kolkata: Denizens of Kolkata on Thursday pledged to do their bit - curbing wastage of water, planting more trees and reducing waste - to protect the environment on the occasion of World Environment Day.
12 Jun 2014
Kolkata: The West Bengal government on Wednesday backed the Kolkata Municipal Corporation's proposed tax waiver for people painting their houses in Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's favourite blue and white colours.
04 Jun 2014
Kolkata: In a cross between the kebabs of Lahore and Lucknow, the tanginess of the North-West and the mildly spicy Awadhi came on the same platter in the unique 'Nawab ki pasand' fusion food festival here.
31 May 2014
Kolkata: This eastern metropolis, famous for its love affair with food and football, is all set to blend the two for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.