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.
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.
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.
07 Jun 2014
Krishnanagar (WB): A youth, stated to be a constable of Kolkata Police, opened fire on two women killing one at their home in Pipulberia of Nadia district on Friday.
29 May 2014
Kolkata: In order to modernise waste management system, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is all set to introduce energy-efficient solid waste compaction systems across the city this year, an official said on Thursday.
03 Jun 2014
Kolkata: The worlds of Bollywood, cricket and politics came together in a lavish ceremony as the winners of the 2014 Indian Premier League, the Kolkata Knight Riders and team owners Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla received a regal reception amid thunderous applause at the packed Eden Gardens on Tuesday.
01 Jun 2014
Bangalore: Manish Pandey played an absolute blinder as Kolkata Knight Riders held their nerves to beat a spirited Kings XI Punjab by three wickets in an exhilarating summit clash to win the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League on Sunday.
21 May 2014
Kolkata: Gangetic West Bengal and western districts of the state were caught under heatwave conditions on Tuesday as the mercury stayed above 40 degrees Celsius in the region with the weatherman saying that no showers were likely in the coming two days.
27 May 2014
New Delhi: Eyeing another IPL title after entering the playoffs, 2012 champions Kolkata Knight Riders are on a roll with a seven-match winning streak and bowling coach Wasim Akram has said that the purple brigade has all the "ammunition" to do it again.
17 Jun 2014
Kolkata: A few months ahead of their annual football tournament that brings together the children of sex workers from across West Bengal, these sports enthusiasts now have only two things on their minds - the World Cup in Brazil and Ronaldo.