24 Nov 2014
Kolkata: The state unit of BJP on Monday expressed confidence of holding the proposed meeting of BJP president Amit Shah in the city on November 30.
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.
27 Jan 2015
Kolkata: Tiger expert Valmik Thapar on Monday urged the West Bengal government to "find out" the plight of tigers in the Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) in northern part of the state, in the light of no photographs emerging to substantiate the claim of presence of three big cats.
31 Dec 2014
Kolkata: River cruise services to Bangladesh will start from Kolkata as soon as the central government gives permission, a state government official said on Wednesday.
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.
16 Jan 2015
Kolkata: Actress Tisca Chopra who faced a casting couch-like situation in her career said here on Friday that both men and women get 'accosted' in Bollywood and there are ways to avoid it.
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.
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.
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.