23 Jul 2014
Kolkata: A shocking CCTV footage, which shows a middle aged home tutor brutally beating a three old kid, has gone viral. The tutor is absconding and the police have issued a lookout notice to nab her.
15 Jul 2014
London: Lauding the work of a Kolkata-based humanitarian project dedicated to the welfare of the underserved children, NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul has pledged all possible assistances to make the project a success.
18 Aug 2014
Kolkata: Expressing hope that talks during her Singapore visit can open new possibilities, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday night urged everyone, especially the media to be positive of her trip which is aimed at roping in investment for the state.
06 Aug 2014
Kolkata: One person died of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome with no deaths reported from any other district in north Bengal in the last 24 hours, according to a senior officer.
23 Jun 2014
Kolkata: The Kolkata Metro services were severely disrupted on Monday morning when a south-bound non-AC Metro train developed a snag, triggering panic among the passengers.
08 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly is clueless about his 'future' in football, but the co-owner of the ISL franchise Atletico de Kolkata said that it was an opportunity to give something back to the sport.
04 Aug 2014
Kolkata: The vast mangrove forest in the Sunderbans is fast losing its capacity to absorb carbon dioxide, one of the main greenhouse gases, from the atmosphere due to rise in the salinity of water, rampant deforestation and pollution, a study has found.
18 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel said it has launched 4G services on mobile in Kolkata with plans for pre-paid customers starting at Rs 42.
17 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel on Tuesday said it has launched 4G services on mobile in Kolkata with plans for pre-paid customers starting at Rs 42.
13 Jun 2014
Kolkata: Kolkata has recorded the highest cigarette consumption in India, with a person smoking 9-10 cigarettes per day on an average, a survey report released on Thursday said.