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'He was reaching his Mount Everest'
Painter Bikash Bhattacharya, who died in Kolkata on Monday after a long illness, was considered one of India's finest painters. Realism was his special gift but he was equally well-known for his......
Art fraternity mourns Bikash Bhattacharya
The Indian art fraternity is mourning the loss of one of its finest, painter Bikash Bhattacharya, who passed away on December 18."He was one of the best figurative painters in India," said......
Painter Bikash Bhattacharya dead
Acclaimed realist painter Bikash Bhattacharya died in a Kolkata nursing home on Monday morning following a prolonged illness. He was 66. He was admitted to thenursing home last month following a......
Advantage Mamata before Bengal polls
Mamata Banerjee has fulfilled two key electoral promises: Ridding Lalgarh of Naxals and bringing peace to Darjeeling, says Ishita Ayan Dutt. Oh, the power of the word! Mamata Banerjee said, let......
Calcutta HC to monitor Kamduni gang rape and murder probe
The Calcutta high court on Thursday said it would monitor the Criminal Investigation Department investigation into the Kamduni gang rape and murder case and also questioned the justification of......
Celebs hail Mamata's London plan
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's promise to turn Kolkata into another London has received mixed response from the people of the city, with many appreciating it as a statement of good......
Yunus wants govt out of micro-finance
Any initiative backed by a political institution and intention, would not achieve the desired result of serving the common man. The pre-condition of success is its management by a private entity......
I-League derby: Spoils shared in lacklustre encounter
Mohun Bagan hold East Bengal IMAGE: Mohun Bagan and East Bengal players in action. Photograph: AIFF Media A listless Mohun Bagan were saved by former Trinidad and Tobago......
FIFA World Cup qualifiers: India coach announces list of probables
India’s football coach Stephen Constantine announced his preliminary squad of 38 probables for India's forthcoming back to back 2018 World Cup Preliminary Joint Qualification matches against......
India beat Nepal to book semi-final spot
Title aspirants India reached the semi-final of the SAFF Championships following their unconvincing 1-0 win over Nepal in a Group A match in Dhaka on Monday.The India under-23 side was helped......
Injured player praises Shah Rukh, KKR
Prolific Saurashtra batsman Cheteshwar Pujara, who is recuperating from the injury sustained on the eve of the Indian Premier League in South Africa, is confident of making a speedy recovery and......
PSB beat BSF to win Beighton Cup
The Punjab and Sind Bank scraped past defending champions Border Security Force (Jalandhar) 1-0 to win the 111th All India Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament in Kolkata on Monday.Mandeep Singh scored......
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