07 Apr 2015
Kolkata: Bollywood actors Hrithik Roshan and Anushka Sharma arrived here on Monday, a day ahead of their much-awaited performance at the Indian Premier League (IPL) inaugural and dived straight into rehearsals despite thundershowers.
06 Apr 2015
Kolkata: Music composer Pritam who landed in the city on Monday to perform at the star-studded Indian Premier League (IPL-8) inaugural, said it felt good to be back home.
04 Mar 2015
Kolkata: The move to give Kolkata the distinctive blue-white signature theme has earned brickbats from opposition parties, prompting Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to back her decision on Wednesday by giving example of famed "Pink City" Jaipur.
30 May 2015
New Delhi: Defending champions Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) will take on hosts Chennaiyin FC in the opening match of the second edition of Hero Indian Super League football tournament, which is scheduled to start on October 3.
02 Mar 2015
Kolkata: With the crucial election to Kolkata Municipal Corporation slated for next month, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said the KMC, run by the Trinamool Congress, had taken measures to improve amenities for the citizens.
30 Apr 2015
Kolkata: Robin Uthappa and Andre Russell struck belligerent fifties after veteran Brad Hogg's four-wicket haul to help Kolkata Knight Riders return to winning ways with a seven-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings in a thriling Indian Premier League match here on Thursday.
28 Apr 2015
Chennai: Two-time winners Chennai Super Kings pulled off a sensational last-ball two-run victory over defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders with some brilliant bowling and fielding effort which saw them defend a low score in their thrilling IPL match, here on Tuesday.
28 Apr 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Tuesday surged far ahead of its rivals in the counting of votes cast in recent polls to the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) and 91 other civic bodies in the state.
25 Dec 2014
Kolkata: Bedecked in tinsel and twinkling fairy lights, with the wintry air laden with the aroma of cakes and wines and the lilting sounds of carols, the eastern metropolis ushered in Christmas on Thursday.
22 Dec 2014
Kolkata:Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid arrived here on Monday on a two-day visit to West Bengal. He was received at the airport by the Minister for Urban Development and Municipal Affairs Firhad Hakim.