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Left-Cong to hold mega rally at Kolkata’s brigade ground tomorrow

Kolkata, Feb 27 | The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led Left Front, Congress and Pirzada Abbas Siddiqui's Indian Secular Front (ISF) will organise a...

Man involved in overvaluation fraud held in Kolkata

New Delhi, Feb 27 | The Customs department in Kolkata achieved a major breakthrough on Friday after its special investigation branch at the Air...

Nadda to visit Kolkata, have lunch at mill worker’s house

New Delhi, Feb 24 | BJP chief J.P. Nadda will visit poll-bound West Bengal to attend several programmes of the party.Nadda will reach Kolkata...

BJP youth leader Pamela arrested in Kolkata with drugs worth Rs...

Kolkata, Feb 20 | A BJP youth-wing leader Pamela Goswami along with her associate was arrested on Friday with 100 gram cocaine worth of...

East Bengal look to stop Bagan’s charge in Kolkata derby (Match...

Margao (Goa), Feb 18 | ATK Mohun Bagan face East Bengal in the second Kolkata derby of the Indian Super League (ISL) season on...

Local cricket resumes in Kolkata after Covid-enforced break

Kolkata, Feb 13 | After 334 days, local cricket resumed here on Saturday with 14 matches being played in the JC Mukherjee Trophy in...

I-T Dept carries out searches at various businesses in Kolkata

New Delhi, Feb 10 | The Income Tax Department carried out search and seizure action on February 5 on various groups, engaged in the...

Kolkata Book Fair to be held in July

Kolkata, Feb 4 | Considering the upcoming Assembly elections and multiple board exams in West Bengal, the 45th International Kolkata Book Fair will be...

Tension in Kolkata area as missing minor girl found dead

Kolkata, Feb 4 | A nine-year-old girl was found dead with a slit throat under mysterious circumstance in Kolkata's Jorabagan on Thursday morning, sparking...

Century-old Kolkata snacks shop preserves Netaji’s nostalgia

By Soudhriti BhabaniKolkata, Jan 21 | Located in the crumbling neighbourhood of north Kolkata, the century-old snacks shop Laxmi Narayan Shaw and Sons, popularly...

PM Modi to kick-start ‘Parakram Diwas’ celebrations in Kolkata on Jan...

Kolkata, Jan 21 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi will join the celebrations of 'Parakram Diwas' in Kolkata on January 23 to commemorate the...

Major fire breaks out at north Kolkata slum

Kolkata, Jan 13 | A major fire broke out in Kolkata's Bagbazar area on Wednesday evening, West Bengal fire services officials said.As...

Anubhav Sinha to deliver Satyajit Ray Memorial Lecture at Kolkata film...

Mumbai, Jan 7 | Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha will deliver the prestigious Satyajit Ray Memorial Lecture at the 26th Kolkata International Film Festival on January...

Sourav Ganguly in Kolkata hospital after chest pain (Ld)

Kolkata, Jan 2 | Sourav Ganguly, the president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), was admitted to hospital in Kolkata...

Ganguly in Kolkata hospital after chest pain

Kolkata, Jan 2 | Sourav Ganguly, the president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), was admitted to hospital in Kolkata on...

Patnitop Winter Carnival witnesses huge rush of tourists

PATNITOP, DECEMBER 31: The three day Patnitop winter carnival has attracted huge crowds since its inception till the last day today. A large number of...

CBI raids TMC youth wing leader’s premises in Kolkata, issues LOC

Kolkata, Dec 31 | Swinging into action against Trinamool Congress youth wing leader Vinay Mishra, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday carried...

New Covid-19 strain detected in Kolkata resident

Kolkata, Dec 30 | The new and more contagious Covid-19 strain has been detected in a Kolkata resident who came back from the United...

Big B recalls Xmas midnight mass in Kolkata church

Kolkata, Dec 25 | Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan on Christmas recalled celebrating the festival in Kolkata during the shoot of his 2016 film Te3n."Memories...

2 passengers from UK test Covid positive in Kolkata

Kolkata, Dec 22 | Two passengers who returned from the UK to Kolkata have tested positive for Covid-19, West Bengal health officials confirmed on...

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Azhar visits Kolkata, discusses bio-bubble protocols

Kolkata, Dec 21 | Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin, now president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association, discussed issues related to the upcoming Syed Mushtaq...

Shah pays tribute to Swami Vivekananda in Kolkata

Kolkata, Dec 19 | Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda at the the latter's ancestral residence in Kolkata.Shah...

Vidyut Jammwal eager to meet Kolkata fan who inked his face...

Kolkata, Dec 18 | Action star Vidyut Jammwal on Friday expressed eagerness to meet a fan who has inked his face on the chest....

Bengali actor-model found dead in south Kolkata residence (Ld)

Kolkata, Dec 12 | The daughter of sitar maestro late Pandit Nikhil Bandyopadhyay, Arya Banerjee alias Debdatta Banerjee (35), was mysteriously found dead in...

Nadda shown black flags by Trinamool supporters in Kolkata

Kolkata, Dec 9 | Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President J.P. Nadda was shown black flags allegedly by Trinamool Congress supporters when he arrived...

Class XII student commits suicide in posh Kolkata high-rise

Kolkata, Nov 30 | A Class Xii student committed suicide by jumping off the 24th floor of a post high-rise in Kolkata's EM Bypass...

ISL: Bhutia, Barretto can’t wait for ‘bigger’ Kolkata derby

Panaji, Nov 27 | ATK Mohun Bagan and SC East Bengal will square off at the Tilak Maidan Stadium in Vasco on Friday, for...

Abhishek, Chitrangda’s pics from Bob Biswas set in Kolkata go viral

Kolkata, Nov 26 | Actor Abhishek Bachchan is currently shooting for his upcoming Bollywood film Bob...

ISL: Master of world derbies, Fowler now has Kolkata in sight

Panaji, Nov 26 | There is, perhaps, no better match for Robbie Fowler to begin his stint in India than the Indian...

Diego Maradona: Kolkata remembers ‘God of Football’

Kolkata, Nov 26 | A shockwave rippled through the neighbourhoods of Kolkata, known to be the Mecca of Indian football, following the demise of...

ISL: Bala Devi wishes for women’s derby between Kolkata giants

Panaji, Nov 25 | Ahead of Indian Super League's first-ever Kolkata derby that will kick off on Friday, ace women footballer Ngangom Bala...

Abhishek Bachchan off to Kolkata for ‘Bob Biswas’ shoot

Kolkata, Nov 23 | Actor Abhishek Bachchan is on his way to Kolkata to resume shooting for his upcoming film, Bob Biswas.The actor took...

ISL: Kolkata derby one of the biggest in world, says Jhingan

Panaji, Nov 23 | "I've never had the chance to watch a Kolkata derby live at the stadium," says Sandesh Jhingan, one of the...

Posters of Subhendu Adhikari in Kolkata spark speculation

Kolkata, Nov 21 | Till now, posters and banners were erected in the name of West Bengal Irrigation and Transport Minister Subhendu Adhikari in...

US Consulate in Kolkata launches project for NE women entrepreneurs

BY SUJIT CHAKRABORTYAgartala/Kolkata, Nov 20 | The US Consulate General in Kolkata under the White House-led "Academy for Women Entrepreneurs" (AWE) project brings together...

Congress, Left to hold joint rally in Kolkata on Nov 23

Kolkata, Nov 18 | To protest against the 'anti-people' policies of the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government in the Centre, the...

B’desh cricketer Shakib apologises for ‘visiting’ Kolkata’s Kali Puja

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Nov 17 | "Then again, maybe I shouldn't have visited the place at all. And if that is what you...

World’s first Tramcar for young readers in Kolkata

By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Nov 14 (IANSlife) This Childrens Day is special for Kolkata, as the culturally-rich city gets its first ever childrens tram...

Over 250 persons displaced as fire breaks out at Kolkata slum

Kolkata, Nov 10 | As many as 50 shanties were gutted near Kolkataa's EM Bypass-Park Circus connector during a massive fire at No 24...

Popular Bengali astrologer charred to death at his Kolkata home

Kolkata, Nov 1 | Popular Bengali astrologer Jayanta Shastri died in a fatal blaze that broke out at his east Kolkata residence on Sunday...

Ankita Lokhande recalls buying sarees from Kolkata for ‘Pavitra Rishta’

Mumbai, Oct 29 | Television actress Ankita Lokhande on Thursday got nostalgic about the sarees she wore for the daily soap Pavitra Rishta,...

Goswami, Banerjee, Manna hoardings get prominence during Puja in Kolkata

Kolkata, Oct 26 | The 2020 Durga Puja has been celebrated in a subdued manner with the streets not thronged by people in the...

GJM chief Bimal Gurung surfaces in Kolkata, pledges support to Mamata

Kolkata, Oct 21 | Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung, who was absconding since 2017 after he was charged under the Unlawful Activities...

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...

Business

Bank of Baroda lead lender of Reliance Home Finance Limited representing...

New Delhi, March 4 | Bank of Baroda (BoB), the lead lender of Reliance Home Finance Limited representing 34 banks and institutions has dragged...