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Mamata's red rage for change and progress faces skepticism

City of Joy singing blues as Didi celebrates one year in office at Writers' Building. Ishita Ayan Dutt reports When United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton praised Mamata Banerjee......

2010: Delhi's year of agony and joy

Giving the city a world-class look and enhancing infrastructure ahead of the Commonwealth Games became the top priority of the Delhi government in 2010 while dwindling revenue and unprecedented......

Dominique Lapierre's village of joy

Author Dominique Lapierre drove a horse carriage to Parbakshi in Howrah district, 50 km southeast from the City of Joy, he made so famous in his novel. He was accompanied by his wife, also named......

Kolkata Book Fair opens for the 30th year

The 30th Kolkata Book Fair got underway in the City of Joy on the Republic Day at the city's Maidan. The fair, which records 13 to 14 lakh visitors every year, will be on till February 6.This year,......

'Har Har Modi' chants sweep Calfornia's Bay Area

Ladoos, band, bajaa and chants took over California after NaMo supporters stepped out to celebrate his victory. Ritu Jha/Rediff.com reports. Chants of 'Har Har Modi' and 'Vande Mataram' resounded......

Kolkata: Most expensive city for travellers

Kolkata, better known as the City of Joy, has been ranked as the most expensive destination for travellers, followed by Mumbai and New Delhi, according to a survey. The 'City of Joy' took the top......

Global brands in the city of joy

The retail revolution in Kolkata is gearing up to house some of the biggest, most globally renowned brands.If a retail revolution is sweeping India, it has touched Kolkata too. The city may have......

International airlines wing into Kolkata

International carriers are rushing to Job Charnock's City of Joy. Air-India is adding three new frequencies on the Kolkata-London sector this summer.Singapore Airlines and Gulf Air are planning to......

The City of Joy gets hi-tech

For decades, the very mention of Kolkata conjured up images of unwhitewashed buildings or of colonial-era creations like the majestic Howrah Bridge or the stately Victoria Memorial.Anyone who'd......

Even the 'City of Joy' is shining

India is shining, not just in Bangalore, Delhi and the election propaganda of the ruling party but in Kolkata too, written off till now as a place that not just refuses to change but makes a virtue......

'Shabana Azmi goes Hollywood

Whether it is speaking atfeminist political forums or working inRoland Joffe's The City Of Joy and John Schlesinger's Madama Sousatzka, Shabana Azmi has always been an international figure.The......

Vivek makes Hollywood debut

Ayear after announcing The Invaders,director (The Killing Fields, The Mission, City of Joy) Roland Joffe has cast Vivek Oberoi asUdaji, the film's hero. Oberoi isthe first Indian actor to sign the......

Does the West get India right?

Sometimes, yes. We take a look. Every few years, a Hollywood or a British production company re-discovers India and thinks it is cool to set a film there -- a film that will show the exotic......

Review: Avatharam is average

Director Joshiy and superstar Dileep make an odd couple; the director is known for his action oriented political thrillers and Dileep thrives on comedies for kids and families. So, it is......

Queen to be remade in Tamil, Telugu

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Bollywood, right here After winning hearts in Bollywood, Kangana Ranaut-starrer Queen, the story of a woman who sets out for a solo......

Screams of joy in Tokyo as city awarded 2020 Games

Tokyo celebrated after being awarded the 2020 Olympic Games on Sunday, with a huge roar arising from thousands gathered in a park in the early hours of a grey, humid morning and people embracing on......

Katrina, Deepika, SRK spice up IPL opening ceremony

The 'City of Joy' opened its heart to the cricket world as a dazzling Bollywood-style opening ceremony kicked-off the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata on Tuesday night,......

Ronaldo seals last-minute win for Real; joy for PSG, Malaga

Real Madrid fashioned a stunning comeback to beat Manchester City 3-2 in a classic Champions League match with a last-gasp Cristiano Ronaldo strike in their Group D opener on Tuesday. There were......

Sachin adds to Sunfeast feast setting

As if the divas of world tennis that will feature at the Sunfeast Open 2007 were not enough to set the city of joy's cup brimming over, the veritable god of world cricket Sachin Tendulkar will be......

The death of the yellow jersey

'Living in Brazil, I had internalised the football mythology of that country, the way I had learnt Mahabharata stories in my childhood.' 'The tragedy at the Maracana stadium in 1950, when a......
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Ashok Sawlani
Q. Did God created women's for support or for comfort
Ashok Sawlani:  A.  more

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ashok sharma
Q. ......world house sparrow day today.....house sparrows are now a disappearing species.....do u wish to see and hear this tiny creature's joyful tweet throughout the day once again???
Ashok Sharma:  A. Yes and no. ', Catholics believe that God transcends the human distinction between the sexes. God transcends gender and can be referred to as He or...... more

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neha yadav
Q. why Bengal is known as city of joy
Neha Yadav:  A. Yes itz disappearing especially in city, but this year there were plenty at our place. They are very sensitive to environmental impacts and...... more

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sigma
Q. What is the back ground of Muharram ?
Sigma:  A. No Kolkatta was known as city of joy earlier but now a days it is no more more

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Q. Which Indian city was famous for its "black hole"?
PSA:  A. Muharram is observed in the memory of bravery of Prophet Mohammed's grandson, Imam Hussain, who was killed in the Battle of Karbala. Muharram...... more

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Rafael Zeng Officially Announces Freebiumsultants Launch in Mainland China

PR.com 2014-08-27 Shenzhen, China, August 27, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Freebiumsultants Group Co., Limited has officially declared its soft launch in... ...

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Manchester United land Angel di Maria in British-record deal

LONDON: Manchester United announced on Tuesday that they have signed Argentina winger Angel di Maria from Real Madrid for a British-record transfer... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/epl/top-stories/Manchester-United-land-Angel-di-Maria-in-British-record-deal/articleshow/40989921.cms
Skies calm over Gaza as long-term truce takes hold

Gaza City: The skies over the Gaza Strip were calm Wednesday as a long-term ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians took hold after 50 days... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/skies-calm-over-gaza-as-long-term-truce-takes-hold_1460940.html
Fast, not furious in Asia`s `nanny state`

Singapore: When 13 year-old Singaporean Choo Yixuan wants to take a break from her gruelling daily schedule of schoolwork and swim training, she... ...

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Onus of a safe Ganeshotsav is on you

Prev By MiD DAY Correspondent | Posted 50 minutes ago The city is already in high gear for the Ganesh festival beginning from Friday, August... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/onus-of-a-safe-ganeshotsav-is-on-you/15559187

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