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Light rain to bring temperature down in Kolkata - Times of India

Light rain to bring temperature down in Kolkata  Times of India

KOLKATA: Light to moderate rain will continue to keep mercury down in Kolkata.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:35 pm


Kolkata: Government school to come up in New Town - Times of India

Kolkata: Government school to come up in New Town  Times of India

KOLKATA: The Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation (Hidco) has handed over a two-acre plot identified in New Town's action area I area to the.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:24 pm


Life in Kolkata: A pictorial tribute to the City of Joy on its birthday - The Indian Express

Life in Kolkata: A pictorial tribute to the City of Joy on its birthday  The Indian Express

According to a popular belief, British merchant Job Charnock founded the city on August 24, 1690, merging three villages — Gobindapur, sutanuti and Kolikata.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:21 am


Kolkata woman death case cracked, cab driver held - India Today

Kolkata woman death case cracked, cab driver held  India Today

The death case of a Kolkata woman, whose body was recovered with several injuries last month has been solved.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:53 am


6 DAYS TO GO! Devi Awards in Kolkata! - Indulgexpress

6 DAYS TO GO! Devi Awards in Kolkata!  Indulgexpress

Meet the Devis! Our next award winner to be featured in the Devi Awards countdown series is Alokananda Roy! Alokananda Roy is not just a pioneering name in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:46 am


Devi Awards, now in Kolkata - Indulgexpress

Devi Awards, now in Kolkata  Indulgexpress

OURS IS A nation that worships feminine deities, yet, every other day we hear of violence against this gender. We educate our daughters, only to limit them to ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:39 am


Class 8 student accused of sexual assault on minor in Kolkata - Hindustan Times

Class 8 student accused of sexual assault on minor in Kolkata  Hindustan Times

Guardians of a kindergarten student of a prominent school for girls in the southwestern part of Kolkata have alleged that a Class 8 student sexually assaulted ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:58 am


Contemporary-chic lifestyle brand "India Circus" opens 1st store in Kolkata - Indiantelevision.com

Contemporary-chic lifestyle brand "India Circus" opens 1st store in Kolkata  Indiantelevision.com

The launch party of India Circus by Krsnaa Mehta, a Godrej Venture was hosted last evening by Mr. Swarup Dutta, in the presence of Mr. Krsnaa Mehta, Founder ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:56 am


7 DAYS TO GO! Devi Awards in Kolkata! - Indulgexpress

7 DAYS TO GO! Devi Awards in Kolkata!  Indulgexpress

Meet the Devis! Our next award winner to be featured in the Devi Awards countdown series is Ekta Jaju! Ekta Jaju has worked relentlessly over the years to build ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:50 am


2 Chinese-Origin People Killed In Kolkata, Faces Smashed With Iron Bucket - NDTV News

2 Chinese-Origin People Killed In Kolkata, Faces Smashed With Iron Bucket  NDTV News

A Kolkata man of Chinese-origin was arrested this morning in double murder of his 60-year-old wife and his octogenarian father. The two were brutally attacked ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:25 am


Pak firing kills soldier from Alipurduar - Times of India

Pak firing kills soldier from Alipurduar  Times of India

Jalpaiguri: A Gorkha Rifles soldier from Alipurduar district was killed in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the LoC in Nowshera sector of Rajou.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:30 am


Despite Sovan’s objections, BJP still keen on Debasree - Times of India

Despite Sovan’s objections, BJP still keen on Debasree  Times of India

Kolkata: BJP is not giving up on Trinamool's Raidighi MLA Debasree Roy despite former Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee's reservations about her.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:30 am


Fast & Careful - Times of India

Fast & Careful  Times of India

August 2015 | A Mercedes S63 AMG coupé collides head-on with a truck that had jumped the lights.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:30 am


Five die as Kolkata temple wall collapses on Janmashtami - DNA India

Five die as Kolkata temple wall collapses on Janmashtami  DNA India

At least five people were killed and more than 26 others were seriously injured on Friday after the wall of Kachua's Baba Loknath Temple in North 24 Pargana ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:20 am


CBI arrests Pailan Group director - Times of India

CBI arrests Pailan Group director  Times of India

Kolkata: The CBI on Friday arrested Bipin Kumar Singh, a director of the Pailan Group, from Sealdah in connection to its ongoing probe against the com.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:06 pm


Kolkata: Two held for Rs 21 lakh bank fraud - Times of India

Kolkata: Two held for Rs 21 lakh bank fraud  Times of India

KOLKATA: Sleuths probing a forgery case that involved the State Bank of India (SBI) and the official account of an auto dealership in the city have arrested two ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:01 pm


Potholes are back on Belgharia Expressway, five days after repair - Times of India

Potholes are back on Belgharia Expressway, five days after repair  Times of India

Craters have started to surface once again along the Belgharia Expressway stretch that was repaired by the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI)

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:51 pm


Kolkata: ‘Dishonoured’ by hospital, tribal man files complaint - Times of India

Kolkata: ‘Dishonoured’ by hospital, tribal man files complaint  Times of India

KOLKATA: Police have lodged a complaint against employees and doctors of a private hospital off EM Bypass for allegedly showing reluctance and ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:48 pm


Till Late October, A Gandhi Film Every Week At Kolkata's Victoria Memorial - NDTV News

Till Late October, A Gandhi Film Every Week At Kolkata's Victoria Memorial  NDTV News

There is no record of Mahatma Gandhi ever visiting Kolkata's iconic Victoria Memorial in his lifetime, nor of him saying anything about the monument. But now ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:30 pm


Kolkata Metro to run special pre-Puja services to handle extra rush - Millennium Post

Kolkata Metro to run special pre-Puja services to handle extra rush  Millennium Post

Kolkata: In a bid to cater to the heavy rush of Puja shoppers before the forthcoming Durga Puja, Kolkata Metro Railway has decided to run special pre-Puja ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:59 pm


West Bengal government fixes menu for midday meal in schools - Times of India

West Bengal government fixes menu for midday meal in schools  Times of India

KOLKATA: Owing to the recent controversy over the poor quality of the food supplied to the students in different schools in West Bengal under midday meal ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:08 pm


Kolkata biker molests woman in car - Times of India

Kolkata biker molests woman in car  Times of India

KOLKATA: A 20-year-old woman travelling in a car was allegedly harassed and molested by a biker on the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass near Avishikta crossing ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:10 pm


Kolkata: Second organ donation in four days - Times of India

Kolkata: Second organ donation in four days  Times of India

KOLKATA: The city on Friday saw the seventh deceased organ donation this year, and the second one in four days, in which the liver was retrieved and ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:59 pm


Now, cops to deal with VIP cars flouting Kolkata airport parking norms - Times of India

Now, cops to deal with VIP cars flouting Kolkata airport parking norms  Times of India

KOLKATA: The city airport authorities have asked cops to handle the problem of illegal parking by VIP cars outside the airport's terminal and have ordered the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:54 pm


Arsalan and 9797: ‘Lucky charm’ that changed Parwez family fate - Times of India

Arsalan and 9797: ‘Lucky charm’ that changed Parwez family fate  Times of India

The Parwez family has six cars and all of them have the same last four digits in the registration numbers: 9797. The reason: Akhtar and Ayasha Parwez'

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:47 pm


Woman found dead in Kolkata swimming pool - The Weekend Leader

Woman found dead in Kolkata swimming pool  The Weekend Leader

24-Aug-2019. Kolkata. Posted 23 Aug 2019. A 60-year-old woman was found dead in a swimming pool in north Kolkata on Friday, police said. The deceased ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:30 pm


Kolkata: Four persons held with cache of amphetamines worth Rs 80 lakh - ANI News

Kolkata: Four persons held with cache of amphetamines worth Rs 80 lakh  ANI News

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Aug 23 (ANI): Four persons were arrested on Friday by a Special Task Force (STF) team of Kolkata police in alleged possession of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:02 pm


Kolkata: Bypass craters reappear just one week after repair - Times of India

Kolkata: Bypass craters reappear just one week after repair  Times of India

KOLKATA: Patchwork repair carried out on several stretches of Eastern Metropolitan Bypass in the past week has been washed away by rain, laying bare craters ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:57 pm


Kolkata: Chetla, Chitpore bridges beyond repair; Kalighat pillars corroded - Times of India

Kolkata: Chetla, Chitpore bridges beyond repair; Kalighat pillars corroded  Times of India

The Chetla Lock Gate bridge near New Alipore and Chitpore bridge near Kolkata station are beyond repairs and the condition of Kalighat bridge is not t.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:43 pm


8 DAYS TO GO! Devi Awards in Kolkata! - Indulgexpress

8 DAYS TO GO! Devi Awards in Kolkata!  Indulgexpress

Our next award winner to be featured in the Devi Awards countdown series in Ritu Agarwal!

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Kolkata studio The Gyspy Tales is bringing the best of North-Eastern weaves to you - Indulgexpress

Kolkata studio The Gyspy Tales is bringing the best of North-Eastern weaves to you  Indulgexpress

If you're always on the lookout for *fresh*, homegrown weaves from across the country, you'll love everything about The Gypsy Tales. The brand new fashion ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:49 am


Kolkata Woman Who Went Viral For Her Singing Recorded Her First Song With Himesh Reshammiya - ScoopWhoop

Kolkata Woman Who Went Viral For Her Singing Recorded Her First Song With Himesh Reshammiya  ScoopWhoop

Remember the woman whose video singing 'Ek pyaar ka nagma hai' on the platform of a West Bengal station went viral on social media few days back?

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:53 am


The Grooverz is all set for their first Mumbai gig - Times of India

The Grooverz is all set for their first Mumbai gig  Times of India

City-based music band The Grooverz is all set to perform in Mumbai. This is the band's debut gig in the City of Dreams. The band members are very excited ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:39 am


In Kolkata Crash, 'Biryani Brother' Was Driving From Party With A Friend - NDTV News

In Kolkata Crash, 'Biryani Brother' Was Driving From Party With A Friend  NDTV News

The case of the 'Biryani brothers' in Kolkata was beginning to sound straight out of a Bollywood story of brotherly love. A young man taking the rap for his elder ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:03 am


One held for breaking CESC utility unit - Times of India

One held for breaking CESC utility unit  Times of India

The city police on Thursday arrested Md Usman, alias Chelua, for vandalising and breaking open a smart threat-proof electricity pillar box installed i.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:52 am


Jadavpur University students plan screening of 'Ram Ke Naam' - Times of India

Jadavpur University students plan screening of 'Ram Ke Naam'  Times of India

The documentary, 'Ram Ke Naam', which created a controversy during its screening at the University of Hyderabad, will now be screened by the students.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:48 am


Bus driver sans licence held after Gariahat accident - Times of India

Bus driver sans licence held after Gariahat accident  Times of India

Police arrested two bus drivers for allegedly racing with each other at the busy Gariahat Road-Swinhoe Street Crossing and injuring a pedestrian, who.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:41 am


Did You Know About Kolkata's Jewish Past? - Outlook India

Did You Know About Kolkata's Jewish Past?  Outlook India

Walk back in time to delve into an almost-forgotten chapter of Kolkata's cosmopolitan history, the city's Jewish past. Today, three synagogues are tourist ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:31 am


Kolkata: KMC tweaks FAR rule to let house owners add extra floor - Times of India

Kolkata: KMC tweaks FAR rule to let house owners add extra floor  Times of India

KOLKATA: Building owners who had not fully utilized the floor area ratio (FAR) allotted to them at the time of getting construction plans sanctioned will be eligible ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:06 am


1 Lakh LED Streetlights Set Up in Kolkata to Reduce Carbon Emission - The Weather Channel

1 Lakh LED Streetlights Set Up in Kolkata to Reduce Carbon Emission  The Weather Channel

In a bid to cut down on carbon emissions, the West Bengal government has decided to retrofit about one lakh smart LED streetlights in municipal corporation ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:29 am


Evening rain slows down peak-hour traffic, more showers likely today - Times of India

Evening rain slows down peak-hour traffic, more showers likely today  Times of India

After two days of dry weather, Kolkata was lashed by a spell of intense shower on Thursday evening, slowing down peak-hour traffic. The Met office ha.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:45 am


60-year-old found dead in Hedua pool - Times of India

60-year-old found dead in Hedua pool  Times of India

KOLKATA: A 60-year-old woman's body was recovered from the Hedua pool in the wee hours of Thursday. Police said the victim, Karuna Mondal, was a resident ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:23 am


Bengal BJP’s tea-connect in dists from Sept - Times of India

Bengal BJP’s tea-connect in dists from Sept  Times of India

Kolkata: Bengal BJP is taking the tea route to connect with people. State leaders will hold “cha chakra” in the districts from September, taking the cue from PM ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:30 am


Mahalaya deadline to finish patchwork - Times of India

Mahalaya deadline to finish patchwork  Times of India

Kolkata: The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has set a September first week deadline for all utilities and agencies that need to dig roads to comp.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:09 pm


Kolkata: Man held for ‘passing lewd remarks on teen’ gets bail - The Indian Express

Kolkata: Man held for ‘passing lewd remarks on teen’ gets bail  The Indian Express

The accused has been booked under sections 504 (Intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of peace) and 509 (Word, gesture or act intended to insult the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:36 pm


Tamil Nadu man found in Bongaon after 11 years - Times of India

Tamil Nadu man found in Bongaon after 11 years  Times of India

For years, he roamed the streets around Bongaon, nearly 100km from Kolkata, scavenging from garbage and depending on the kindness of some. He kept to.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:13 pm


Bune - The Coffee Room in Kolkata has a relaxed ambience and young vibe - Indulgexpress

Bune - The Coffee Room in Kolkata has a relaxed ambience and young vibe  Indulgexpress

AT LAKE TERRACE, Bune — The Coffee Room is a hot spot for the millennial gastronomes who demand not just good food but a relaxed ambience as well.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:00 pm


Kolkata Metro will continue to have problems with rakes, thanks to its construction - Times of India

Kolkata Metro will continue to have problems with rakes, thanks to its construction  Times of India

KOLKATA: If all goes well for the Metro, it will have 28 new rakes, 14 of them of Chinese make, by the end of 2020. But will these be enough to run sufficient ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:43 pm


300 dengue cases in Kolkata; Behala worst hit - Times of India

300 dengue cases in Kolkata; Behala worst hit  Times of India

KOLKATA: Some pockets in Behala are grappling with rising number of dengue cases. With monsoon still active, the situation may turn bad to worse, fear locals.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:26 pm


Kolkata Metro passengers' count up this year - Times of India

Kolkata Metro passengers' count up this year  Times of India

KOLKATA: The Kolkata Metro Railway's passenger count and earnings of the metro have been increased in the first five and a half months in this financial year ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:52 pm


KMDA, RVNL promise better coordination for Bypass upkeep - Times of India

KMDA, RVNL promise better coordination for Bypass upkeep  Times of India

Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) and Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) have decided to work in tandem to end the nightmare on EM Bypass.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:05 pm


Kolkata HC stays arrest warrant against Shashi Tharoor for Hindu Pakistan remark - India Today

Kolkata HC stays arrest warrant against Shashi Tharoor for Hindu Pakistan remark  India Today

The Kolkata High Court on Thursday stayed a bailable arrest warrant against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for his remark on creation of a 'Hindu Pakistan'.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:56 am


Yeh dil maange more: Kolkata, New Town love their e-buses, but more needed for impact - Citizen Matters

Yeh dil maange more: Kolkata, New Town love their e-buses, but more needed for impact  Citizen Matters

40 electric buses planned for 11 routes in Kolkata were pressed into *service* earlier this year, while the satellite town of New Town has been successfully.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:13 am


Kolkata: Bullets, bombs in campus clash; five injured - Times of India

Kolkata: Bullets, bombs in campus clash; five injured  Times of India

KOLKATA: Bombs and bullets flew outside the college gate at Rishi Bankim Chandra College in Naihati on Wednesday when supporters of rival student ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:23 am


Kolkata: Biryani brothers give new spin to Jaguar case, now elder held - Times of India

Kolkata: Biryani brothers give new spin to Jaguar case, now elder held  Times of India

KOLKATA: The Jaguar-Mercedes crash that killed two Bangladeshi tourists on Shakespeare Sarani early on Saturday morning had a dramatic twist on ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:09 am


Farhana Islam Tania’s kin hope for quick justice - Times of India

Farhana Islam Tania’s kin hope for quick justice  Times of India

KOLKATA: The family of Farhana Islam Tania — one of the two Bangladeshi nationals who were killed in the Saturday-morning accident — hopes for speedy ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:36 pm


Kindergarten girl sexually assaulted in Kolkata school by senior students - Times of India

Kindergarten girl sexually assaulted in Kolkata school by senior students  Times of India

A kindergarten student was allegedly sexually assaulted by senior girl students in the premises of a reputed school in Kolkata.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:09 pm


Kolkata: Truckers postpone strike after Mamata's assurance - Times of India

Kolkata: Truckers postpone strike after Mamata's assurance  Times of India

The truckers, participating in the statewide strike, postponed their strike till September 8 from 12am on Thursday following an assurance from Bengal.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:33 pm


Kolkata Metro Train Runs Full Stretch With Door Open - NDTV News

Kolkata Metro Train Runs Full Stretch With Door Open  NDTV News

A packed metro train covered the entire north to south stretch of Kolkata with one of its doors open during rush hours on Wednesday with three railway staffers ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:55 pm


Twist in Kolkata road accident case, police say Biryani king's elder son was driving the car - Times Now

Twist in Kolkata road accident case, police say Biryani king's elder son was driving the car  Times Now

In a *fresh* twist, the homicide department of Kolkata police said that it was Biryani king's elder son Raghib who was driving on Aug 17. Earlier reports suggested ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:24 pm


Kolkata: Repeat offender held for CNMC laptop theft - Times of India

Kolkata: Repeat offender held for CNMC laptop theft  Times of India

KOLKATA: Months after one person, identified as Sourav Sarkar, was arrested for carrying out thefts at various academic institutions - targeting research papers ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:32 am


Eyes Missing from Body Kept in Morgue at Kolkata Hospital, Probe Ordered - News18

Eyes Missing from Body Kept in Morgue at Kolkata Hospital, Probe Ordered  News18

Sambhunath Das, 69, had suffered head injuries after falling on the road on Sunday. He was declared dead on arrival at the RG Kar Medical College and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:56 am


Manja menace rears head as festive season approaches in Kolkata - Times of India

Manja menace rears head as festive season approaches in Kolkata  Times of India

KOLKATA: Despite several efforts by cops, the manja menace continues to haunt bikers riding on Maa flyover. On Monday, kite string slashed the throat of yet ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:05 am


"Will Liberate West Bengal Again": Former Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee - NDTV News

"Will Liberate West Bengal Again": Former Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee  NDTV News

Six days after he quit West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress and joined the BJP, Sovan Chatterjee called for a second liberation of ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:33 pm


Kolkata East-West Metro starts its underground trial runs till Sealdah station - Times of India

Kolkata East-West Metro starts its underground trial runs till Sealdah station  Times of India

KOLKATA: The East-West Metro started its continuous underground trial runs from Tuesday when a train travelled from the viaduct crossover at Subhas Sarobar ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:06 pm


Kolkata: Vegetable prices soar as truck stir continues - Times of India

Kolkata: Vegetable prices soar as truck stir continues  Times of India

KOLKATA: The truckers' indefinite strike is all set to enter the third day on Wednesday as the meeting between operators' associations and transport department ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:48 pm


Kolkata: Smuggled gold, cash worth over Rs 3 crore seized; 4 held - Times of India

Kolkata: Smuggled gold, cash worth over Rs 3 crore seized; 4 held  Times of India

The special task force (STF) of Kolkata police on Tuesday seized unaccounted-for cash worth around 1 crore and gold valued at Rs 2.4 crore and arreste.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:34 pm


Kolkata: Private parties no longer need permits from cops - Times of India

Kolkata: Private parties no longer need permits from cops  Times of India

KOLKATA: The host of a private party will no longer be required to seek permission from the local police station to serve alcohol to his/her guests. Similarly ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:32 pm


Saradha scam: Calcutta HC extends protection to ex-Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar - Times of India

Saradha scam: Calcutta HC extends protection to ex-Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar  Times of India

India News: KOLKATA: The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday extended the protection from arrest to West Bengal CID Additional Director General Rajeev Kumar ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:57 am


These Spectacular Photos Of Kolkata Post Rain Prove Why It's Called The 'City Of Joy' - India Times

These Spectacular Photos Of Kolkata Post Rain Prove Why It's Called The 'City Of Joy'  India Times

The heavy downpour in parts of Kolkata city has caused water-logging at places.The rains have damaged the roads and it has become difficult for people to ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:42 am


Kolkata: Scooterist skids on Bypass pothole, run over by bus - Times of India

Kolkata: Scooterist skids on Bypass pothole, run over by bus  Times of India

A treacherous stretch of potholes at Panchannagram on E M Bypass claimed a 35-year-old human resource manager's life when he came under a bus after b.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:22 am


Take accident victims to nearest hospitals, urge Kolkata doctors - Times of India

Take accident victims to nearest hospitals, urge Kolkata doctors  Times of India

KOLKATA: The scooterist who fell after hitting a pothole on EM Bypass and was run over by a bus on Monday should have been taken to the nearest hospital ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:36 pm


Kolkata: Metro ready for seven-day practice run between Sector V and Salt Lake stadium - Times of India

Kolkata: Metro ready for seven-day practice run between Sector V and Salt Lake stadium  Times of India

KOLKATA: For seven days starting sometime this week, booking counters at all stations of the East-West Metro corridor from Sector-V to Salt Lake Stadium will ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:24 pm


Kolkata all set for first underwater metro services - India Today

Kolkata all set for first underwater metro services  India Today

Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation has nearly completed the construction of India's first underwater river tunnel.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:57 pm


Intercepted, Kolkata biker bites civic volunteer’s finger - Times of India

Intercepted, Kolkata biker bites civic volunteer’s finger  Times of India

KOLKATA: In yet another attack on police personnel during naka checking at night, a civic volunteer had his middle-finger of the left hand bitten by a mason who ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:22 pm


Seen Kolkata in the rain? Breathtaking viral pics from City of Joy. Trending now - India Today

Seen Kolkata in the rain? Breathtaking viral pics from City of Joy. Trending now  India Today

With monsoons reaching the country in full swing, many people turned to their social media accounts to share stunning images of their cities. A Twitter user ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:30 am


Kolkata: Before accident, biryani chain scion broke signals twice - Times of India

Kolkata: Before accident, biryani chain scion broke signals twice  Times of India

KOLKATA: Arsalan Parwez, the scion of the eponymous biryani chain, is a habitual traffic offender, who had violated at least two traffic lights before the final, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:02 am


Princess Diana Wanted To Help AIDS Patients In Kolkata, Reveals New Book - NDTV News

Princess Diana Wanted To Help AIDS Patients In Kolkata, Reveals New Book  NDTV News

Princess Diana in 1997 had expressed her desire to accommodate a small number of AIDS patients in Kolkata after Mother Teresa talked about it, reveals a new ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 8:29 pm


Ex-Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee, Who Joined BJP, Seeks Police Protection After Withdrawal of Security - News18

Ex-Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee, Who Joined BJP, Seeks Police Protection After Withdrawal of Security  News18

Kolkata: Former Kolkata mayor and TMC MLA Sovan Chatterjee, who recently joined the BJP, on Sunday sought police protection, claiming that security ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:13 pm


Waterlogging in parts of Kolkata due to incessant rainfall - India Today

Waterlogging in parts of Kolkata due to incessant rainfall  India Today

According to the IMD, in Kolkata, skies will generally remain cloudy and may receive one or two spells of rain or thundershowers for next one week.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 9:44 am


Kolkata: Accidents after 10pm still a worry for cops - Times of India

Kolkata: Accidents after 10pm still a worry for cops  Times of India

KOLKATA:The fatal accident at the Shakespeare Sarani-Loudon Street crossing, which claimed the lives of two Bangladeshis, has dampened the spirit of t.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 8:16 am


Work for drainage and road floods Behala - Times of India

Work for drainage and road floods Behala  Times of India

KOLKATA: The day-long heavy showers left Behala residents holed up inside their homes.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 2:29 am


4 electrocuted in Kolkata and suburbs - Times of India

4 electrocuted in Kolkata and suburbs  Times of India

KOLKATA:Four persons, three from Kolkata and one from Sonarpur, died of electrocution since Friday evening.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 2:05 am


Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal life - Business Today

Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal life  Business Today

Life was thrown out of gear in most parts of the metropolis on Saturday, following torrential rain that led to waterlogging in low-lying areas and snapped road ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 4:35 pm


Heavy overnight rain inundates Kolkata's Salt Lake area - Times of India

Heavy overnight rain inundates Kolkata's Salt Lake area  Times of India

KOLKATA: Large parts of Salt Lake was flooded after heavy overnight downpour lashed the area on Saturday.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 1:50 pm


Kolkata, once India’s leading city for magic, has lost its links with the art. Can it get its mojo back? - The Hindu

Kolkata, once India’s leading city for magic, has lost its links with the art. Can it get its mojo back?  The Hindu

The magician shimmies down and, gathering the bloodied pieces, throws them all together and kicks them hard. And voila! The boy jumps up whole and ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 10:32 am


Kolkata Rains Photos: Incessant Rain Disrupt Daily Lives - News18

Kolkata Rains Photos: Incessant Rain Disrupt Daily Lives  News18

Heavy rainfall, triggered by a cyclonic circulation over Bangladesh, lashed Kolkata and the districts of Gangetic West Bengal. In Kolkata, many key roads were ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 5:28 am


Kolkata: Bad weather defers shutdown of key connector bridge - Times of India

Kolkata: Bad weather defers shutdown of key connector bridge  Times of India

The inclement weather and prediction of heavy rains in the next 48 hours have prompted KMDA and Kolkata Police to defer the plans to shut down the Jib.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 4:59 pm


Heavy rains likely in Kolkata for next two days - Times of India

Heavy rains likely in Kolkata for next two days  Times of India

Monsoon 2019's first heavy downpour in Kolkata left the city with that familiar sinking feeling, leaving a trail of deaths, inundating both city-centr.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 1:39 pm


Kolkata: Pollution rise triggers fatal lightning strikes - Times of India

Kolkata: Pollution rise triggers fatal lightning strikes  Times of India

Atmospheric scientists and researchers warn of more fatalities from lightning strikes if urgent measures are not taken to curb air pollution.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Traffic snarls, waterlogging in many parts as torrential rains lash Kolkata - Zee News

Traffic snarls, waterlogging in many parts as torrential rains lash Kolkata  Zee News

The heavy downpour caused major waterlogging and has affected vehicular as well as pedestrian movement.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


BJP MP Roopa Ganguly's son rams car into Kolkata club wall, arrested - India Today

BJP MP Roopa Ganguly's son rams car into Kolkata club wall, arrested  India Today

Actor-turned- BJP MP Roopa Ganguly's son was arrested after he rammed his car into the wall of an upscale south Kolkata club on Thursday night while ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 3:37 am


Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee unfurls Tricolour on Independence Day - India Today

Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee unfurls Tricolour on Independence Day  India Today

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee unfurled the Tricolour and observed a vibrant parade as West Bengal joined the rest of the nation to celebrate the 73rd ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Flash mob at Kolkata airport dances to Akshay Kumar's Teri Mitti in Independence Day surprise. Viral video - India Today

Flash mob at Kolkata airport dances to Akshay Kumar's Teri Mitti in Independence Day surprise. Viral video  India Today

On the eve of Independence Day, a flash mob at the Kolkata airport presented a dance performance to commemorate the occasion.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 5:49 am


Former Kolkata Mayor and TMC MLA Sovan Chatterjee, Mamata Banerjee's Top Aide, Joins BJP - News18

Former Kolkata Mayor and TMC MLA Sovan Chatterjee, Mamata Banerjee's Top Aide, Joins BJP  News18

Chatterjee, a former minister of the Mamata Banerjee government, joined the party in the presence of its senior West Bengal leader Mukul Roy and its general ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


TMC begins protest over I-T notices to Durga Puja committees in Kolkata - India Today

TMC begins protest over I-T notices to Durga Puja committees in Kolkata  India Today

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Tuesday began its eight-hour long dharna in central Kolkata in protest against the Central government's decision to serve ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Kolkata gets its first rainbow wedding as transgender couple exchange marriage vows - India Today

Kolkata gets its first rainbow wedding as transgender couple exchange marriage vows  India Today

In a first, a transgender couple from Kolkata tied the knot at a social ceremony on Monday setting a new precedent for the LGBT community in the City of Joy.

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Mild quake felt in Kolkata and neighbouring areas - India Today

Mild quake felt in Kolkata and neighbouring areas  India Today

A mild quake lasting for a few seconds was felt in the city, neighbouring Howrah district and its surrounding areas on Saturday evening, an official of India ...

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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