Kolkata's Satyajit Ray institute suspends five students

18 Aug 2017 6:35 AM GMT
Kolkata : The Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute (SRFTI) has suspended five students for alleged "indiscipline" and indulging in...

West Bengal violence: BJP, CPM, Congress delegations stopped from entering Basirhat

7 July 2017 7:09 AM GMT
Angry men and women thronged Basirhat streets in search of Biswas

'Absolutely normal' Karnan refuses medical test, calls SC judges 'terrorists'

4 May 2017 1:09 PM GMT
Continuing his defiance, Calcutta High Court Justice C.S. Karnan on Thursday declined to undergo any check-up after a medical team turned up at his...

Centre's nod sought to end Kolkata's East West Metro logjam: Supriyo

17 April 2017 1:58 PM GMT
According to guidelines of the Ministry of Culture, construction within 100 metres of heritage buildings and archaeological sites is not prohibited.

AirAsia India launches its first flight from Kolkata, Ranchi

15 April 2017 4:25 PM GMT
AirAsia India, a joint venture between Tata Sons and AirAsia, on Saturday launched its first flight from Kolkata and Ranchi as a part of its continued...

Khulna-Kolkata train received with cheers, applause, bouquets at border

8 April 2017 12:18 PM GMT
Nine years after the inauguration of the Maitree (friendship) Express passenger train service between Kolkata and Dhaka, the first Khulna-Kolkata...

Modi, Hasina flag off trial run of Indo-Bangla passenger train

8 April 2017 10:01 AM GMT
In a bid to reinforce bilateral ties between two neighbouring countries of India and Bangladesh, the trial run of passenger train service between Bangladesh's Khulna city and Kolkata marked the commencement with the arrival of a train at Petrapole along the Indo-Bangla border.

Bengal BJP plans to restructure state committee

4 April 2017 11:21 AM GMT
In a bid to strengthen the party and make it more active, the BJP Bengal unit has planned to restructure its state committee and remove "inactive"...

Biogas bus launched in Kolkata

31 March 2017 8:54 AM GMT
The bus plying on the 17.5 km Ultadanga-Garia stretch, will be one of the fleet of 16 buses to be deployed across Kolkata and surrounding areas.

Two killed in Kolkata hotel fire

30 March 2017 5:56 AM GMT
The fire broke out on the ground floor of Golden Park Hotel at around 2.55 a.m., the official said.

Bengal football body, FSDL to meet over future of Kolkata clubs

29 March 2017 10:02 AM GMT
It was also learnt that both clubs want a 50-50 joint venture agreement where the club will share the management of football affairs along with the licensee/sponsor.

Inquiry committee finds serious lapses by hospital

2 March 2017 5:51 PM GMT
Sanjay Roy’s family on Thursday lodged a complaint with the Health Department.
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