20 Nov 2014
Kolkata/New Delhi: CBI on Thursday carried out searches at three locations in Kolkata in connection with its probe into Saradha chit fund scam. CBI sources said that searches have been carried out at the offices of Saradha group companies from where documents have been seized by the agency.
18 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan prefers to have conversation in Bengali with 'Piku' director Shoojit Sircar on the sets during shooting in Kolkata, where he had spent seven years of his life.
15 Jan 2015
Kolkata: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday refused to comment on the controversy related to his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death but said he was pleased to escape from breaking news to reflect on heritage at a literary fest here.
25 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Urging his team to put the tumultuous last few weeks behind, Atletico de Kolkata co-owner Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said that fights and controversies are part of every sport, adding that it's important to finish on a high.
20 Dec 2014
Mumbai: The Indian Super League trophy will go to the traditional and most passionate home of Indian football as Atletico de Kolkata edged past Kerala Blasters 1-0 in the final on Saturday, bringing the curtains down on what proved to be a successful inaugural event.
11 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Having clinched the five-match series, a confident Indian team, sans stand-in skipper Virat Kohli, and the Sri Lankan cricketers arrived here late last night for the fourth ODI scheduled to be held at the Eden Gardens on Thursday.
29 Nov 2014
Kunming: A track-II initiative between sister cities Kolkata and Kunming has urged India and China to open the proposed BCIM economic corridor to boost regional tourism.The K2K (Kolkata-Kunming) Forum said in a joint statement at the end of its 10th annual conference here that 2015 would be the 70th anniversary of the end of Second World War in Asia.
09 Nov 2014
Kolkata: A heady brew of Bollywood, Hollywood and the best of world cinema lies in store for the cultural enthusiasts here as the 20th edition of the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) -- India's second oldest movie fest -- is set to open on Monday.
02 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to begin filming Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku' here and says he is energised by the passion and intellect of the city.
01 Nov 2014
Kolkata: As many as 157 short films, ranging from animation to independent varieties from 30 countries, will be screened at an international short film fest beginning here on Saturday.