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Ananth Mahadevan’s ‘Bittersweet’ in competition at Kolkata film fest

Mumbai, Oct 17 | The Ananth Mahadevan directorial, Bittersweet, has been selected for the Kolkata International Film festival (KIFF) scheduled to be held from...

Clinical Mumbai thrash Kolkata in a mismatch (Lead)

Abu Dhabi, Oct 17 (IANS/GloFans) Maintaining their winning streak, reigning champions Mumbai Indians (MI) outclassed Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by eight wickets on Friday...

Mamata unveils double-decker open-roof buses in Kolkata

Kolkata, Oct 13 | In 2009, she had promised to transform Kolkata into London and she did mention that in the Trinamool Congress' 2009...

Resurgent RCB to face confident Kolkata (IPL Match Preview 28)

Sharjah, Oct 11 (IANS/GloFans) Riding high on confidence after their comfortable 37-run win over arch-rivals but struggling Chennai Super Kings (CSK), the Virat Kohli-led...

New normal: Kolkata’s traditional Durga Pujas to restrict visitors

By Soudhriti BhabaniKolkata, Oct 10 | Durga Puja celebrations in Kolkata's traditional aristocratic families has been a major attraction over the years for thousands...

Metro station in Kolkata named after Indian Football Association

Kolkata, Oct 9 | The metro station adjacent to the Yuva Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata has been named as the 'Indian...

17-yr-old daughter of Ekbalpur murder victim dies in Kolkata hospital

Kolkata, Oct 1 | The 17-year old daughter of Ekbalpur murder victim Akida Khatun (45), who was allegedly hacked to death on September 25...

Another Kolkata Police officer succumbs to Covid-19

Kolkata, Sep 24 | An assistant sub-inspector (ASI) rank officer of Kolkata Police died of Covid-19 on Thursday.Tushar Kanti Koley, who was posted at...

Mumbai hammer Kolkata by 49 runs in one-sided affair (Lead)

Abu Dhabi, Sep 24 (IANS/GloFans) Four-time champions Mumbai Indians rode on a quality knock from captain Rohit Sharma (80) and some decent show by...

Orthopaedic doc dies of Covid-19 in Kolkata

Kolkata, Sep 21 | A 57-year-old orthopaedic doctor, Surajit Nandi, of Kolkata's Vidyasagar State General Hospital has died of Covid-19, sources said on Monday.As...

Couple found hanging at home in Kolkata, suicide note found

Kolkata, Sep 17 | A couple was found hanging at their rented apartment in south Kolkata's Lake Gardens area on Thursday, police said. The incident...

Wife gets life imprisonment in Kolkata lawyer’s murder case

Kolkata, Sep 16 | A West Bengal district court on Wednesday sentenced Anindita Dey, wife of deceased Calcutta High Court lawyer Rajat Kumar Dey,...

JU professor dies of Covid-19 in Kolkata

Kolkata, Sep 15 | Jadavpur University's former Dean of Arts Faculty, Professor Subhasis Biswas, died of Covid -19 on Tuesday morning. He was 48.A...

Kolkata cabbie arrested for harassing MP Mimi

Kolkata, Sep 15 | A taxi driver has been arrested for allegedly passing lewd comments and making objectionable gestures at Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha...

Kolkata Metro resumes services after 176-day hiatus

Kolkata, Sep 14 | The Kolkata Metro Rail resumed its operations on Monday after a hiatus of 176 days due to the Covid-19 pandemic,...

UP history-sheeter arrested from Kolkata

Lucknow, Sep 13 | History-sheeter Surendra Kalia, who had allegedly staged an attack on himself in Lucknow to get police gunner and had escaped...

Kolkata Police commissioner tests Covid-19 positive

Kolkata, Sep 11 | Kolkata Police commissioner Anuj Sharma on Thursday tested positive for the Covid-19. He went for home isolation, sources said.Officials in...

Two arrested in Kolkata for fake social media post on Durga...

Kolkata, Sep 10 | The Kolkata Police cyber crime cell on Thursday arrested two persons in connection with a fake news post on...

Kolkata Police identify offending car in Bypass molestation case

Kolkata, Sep 7 | Kolkata Police on Monday identified the offending vehicle of the accused who allegedly molested a woman in a speeding car...

Kolkata Police dismantle BJP stage ahead of ‘Save Democracy’ campaign

Kolkata, Sep 4 | Two persons have been arrested for erecting a makeshift podium in front of a state government office in West Bengal's...

Kolkata Police files FIR against Tarek Fatah for sharing fake video

Kolkata, Aug 29 | The Kolkata Police on Saturday filed an FIR against Pakistani-Canadian journalist and author Tarek Fatah for sharing a fake video...

Kolkata police officer succumbs to coronavirus

Kolkata, Aug 21 | An Assistant Commissioner of Police died of Covid-19 infection at a city hospital on Friday, sources said.Uday Shankar Bandopadhyay, an...

Bose’s kin demand renaming Kolkata’s Fort William after Netaji

Kolkata, Aug 18 | After 75-years of Subhas Chandra Boses mysterious disappearance, the family members of Indias freedom struggle icon on Tuesday demanded for...

Hangout with animals, Kolkata’s Alipur Zoo goes virtual

By Soudhriti BhabaniKolkata, Aug 15 | Are you a wildlife enthusiast and missing your leisurely strolls in the zoo owing to...

IMA doctors to help Kolkata Police in Covid rescue drives

Kolkata, Aug 12 | The Indian Medical Association (IMA), a voluntary body of doctors in India, on Wednesday decided to appoint at least 2-4...

No flights from six cities to Kolkata now till Aug 15

New Delhi/Kolkata, July 30 | The suspension of domestic flight operations to Kolkata from six major cities has been extended till August 15. Accordingly, flight...

Can send team to Kolkata to probe 84 foreign Jamaatis: Police

New Delhi, July 29 | The Delhi Police on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that more than 80 foreign nationals connected to the...

CBI transfers Kolkata Zone Jt. Director to Delhi

New Delhi, July 24 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has transferred Pankaj Srivastava, the Joint Director of Kolkata Zone who was handling...

Kolkata Police sensitise people about bi-weekly lockdown

Kolkata, July 22 | The Kolkata Police officials, here on Wednesday, conducted awareness campaigns in various areas urging people to stay indoor and step...

Yagna at Kolkata’s Amitabh Bachchan temple for recovery of ‘Guru’

Kolkata, July 14 | Ever since their "guru" has been hospitalised with Covid-19, Amitabh Bachchan fans in Kolkata have started praying for his speedy...

Hosting new season entirely in Kolkata in I-League’s plans

Kolkata, July 12 | The entire season of the I-League is likely to be held in Kolkata keeping in mind the COVID-19 pandemic situation...

TMC protests in Kolkata over fuel price hike

Kolkata, July 8 | The ruling Trinamool Congress on Wednesday held sit-in in Kolkata to protest against increase in prices of petroleum products and...

Up-scale Kolkata apartment sealed to tackle Covid spread

Kolkata, July 7 | The Kolkata Police on Tuesday sealed a posh high-rise in the city's affluent neighbourhood of Alipur to tackle the rapid...

Stricter norms for Kolkata hotspots expected

Kolkata, July 7 | West Bengal's largest civic body Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is gearing up to tighten its noose in all the...

Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s birth anniversary celebrated in Kolkata Raj Bhawan

Kolkata, July 6 | West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Monday said that the birth anniversary of Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee was observed for...

Indian Army Brigadier dies of Covid-19 in Kolkata

Kolkata, July 2 | An Indian Army Brigadier posted at the Eastern Command headquarters died of Covid-19 on Thursday in Kolkata. Brigadier Bikash Sanyal was...

Covid-19 victim’s body removed after 48 hrs by Kolkata MC

Kolkata, July 1 | In a shocking incident, the body of a septuagenarian who died of Covid-19 kept lying in his city home for...

Kolkata Metro services’ resumption reviewed at Nabanno

Kolkata, June 29 | Top West Bengal government officials and the Kolkata Metro Railway authorities, here on Monday, took up the resumption of...

Mamata wants to stop international flights to Kolkata

Kolkata, June 26 | To contain the number of increasing Covid-19 cases, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said that the Ministry...

KMC mulls to introduce dedicated cycle tracks in Kolkata

Kolkata, June 25 | As people are choosing bicycles more and more as their preferred mode of transportation to avoid COVID-19 infection, Trinamool Congress-led...

Man found hanging from tree near Kolkata Maidan

Kolkata, June 25 | An elderly man was found hanging from a tree in Kolkata's Mayo Road area along the famous Maidan on Thursday,...

67-page suicide note found in Kolkata apartment murder-suicide case

Kolkata, June 23 | The Kolkata Police has recovered a 67-page suicide note from the posh Kankurgachi apartment where a Bengaluru-based private sector employee...

Man kills wife in B’luru, mom-in-law, self in Kolkata

Bengaluru, June 23 | In a gruesome act, a chartered accountant allegedly smothered his estranged wife to death in this tech city and killed...

Man shoots mother-in-law, self in Kolkata’s affluent apartment

Kolkata, June 22 | A man shot dead his mother-in-law and then killed himself at a high rise apartment in Kolkata's Kankurgachi locality...

Man throws off 2 children from 4th floor in Kolkata, 1...

Kolkata, June 15 | In a horrific incident, two children were allegedly thrown off from the fourth floor of a building by a...

Kolkata traffic guard constable falls prey to Covid-19

Kolkata, June 13 | A Kolkata Police traffic guard constable, who was undergoing treatment for Covid-19 at a state-run hospital, died on Saturday, the...

Light-Camera-Action: Kolkata’s film & TV industry gets back on track

Kolkata, June 11 | Shooting for films and television industry finally resumed in Kolkata on Thursday with technicians and artists maintaining health protocol for...

Kolkata’s Tollywood industry to resume shooting from Thursday

Kolkata, June 10 | The uncertainty over film and television shooting in Kolkata's Tollywood industry finally came to an end on Wednesday as members...

CBI official tests positive in Kolkata, office being sanitised

Kolkata, June 9 | The office of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Nizam Palace here has been sealed after a senior official...

Was rejected by lower-division teams in Kolkata initially:Jhingan

New Delhi, June 7 | Sandesh Jhingan is now a free player and there are speculations over his next move. The star India defender...

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Verizon partners with Nokia to launch private 5G platform

New Delhi, Oct 20 | Leading telecom services provider Verizon on Tuesday said it has partnered with Nokia to launch its international private 5G...