30 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur (IIT-KGP) will expand its base here through research and innovation parks, an official release said on Monday.
21 Feb 2014
Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan says he is happy watching matches at his home and staying away from the Wankhede Stadium in the wake of Mumbai Cricket Association's (MCA) five-year ban on the Kolkata Knight Riders owner.
04 Feb 2014
Kolkata: The West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has expressed concern over security arrangements made by the state and Kolkata Police for Narendra Modi's rally in the city on February 5, saying that it does not have faith in the police.
23 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Five years after she performed with her father Pandit Ravi Shankar at the prestigious Dover Lane Music Conference, sitarist Anoushka Shankar will be back in the city with her maiden solo act at the 62nd edition of the event.
31 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Kolkata will soon have a wax museum of its own on lines of the world famous Madame Tussauds, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Monday.
02 Feb 2014
Kolkata: Noting that museology is a neglected field in the country, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday said Indian Museum in Kolkata, the oldest in Asia, should come forward to lead a change.
19 Dec 2013
Kolkata/Hyderabad: Protests broke out in Kolkata and Hyderabad on Thursday against the arrest and subsequent ill-treatment of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in New York even as the incident continued to draw criticism from parties across the political spectrum.
18 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Jaisalmer Fort, which featured in Satyajit Ray's film as 'Sonar Kella' (the golden fort), would be recreated at the Salt Lake stadium in a cultural festival.
04 Nov 2013
The 'Sachin Tendulkar Carnival' is all set to hit the 'City of Joy' with the CAB, organizers of his penultimate Test match, chalking out an elaborate list of plans to felicitate the legend as he prepares to walk out at the Eden Gardens for one final time against the West Indies from November 6-10.
14 Dec 2013
Kolkata: After making its stupendous political debut in the Delhi assembly polls, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will now test the waters in the Bengal capital, taking out its maiden rally on Sunday.