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First Look: Mumbai's crumbling heritage

One person was killed and four people were injured as part of Mumbai's famous Esplanade Mansion, formerly known as Watson Hotel, an endangered world heritage building, collapsed on Friday.Firemen......

Buddhadeb justifies 1993 police firing on Youth Cong. workers

Former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Wednesday justified the police firing on Youth Congress workers, killing 13 people on July 21, 1993 during the Left Front rule and......

The bye-cycle diaries of Kolkata

Avid cyclists, newspaper vendors, milkmen and courier boys have come together to protest against West Bengal government's ban on cycles from city roads, reports Debaleena Sengupta. A strange sight......

'Vanzara said he had Modi's clearance'

Advocate for one of the victims of Ishrat Jahan encounter case has claimed a retired Gujarat police officer had heard his suspended senior D G Vanzara, main accused in the case, telling another......

Thousands protest crime against women, 'Mamata's misdeeds'

Thousands of people, including poets, athletes, actors, painters and students, took to the city's streets on Friday to voice their protest against rising incidents of crime against women in West......

In Bengal's industrial wasteland, retail offers hope

The 100-year-old Metropolitan Building in Esplanade has an illustrious history. Till the 1950s, it used to house a huge foreign departmental store called Whiteway & Laidlaw that closed down......

Kingfisher House can be seized by banks: Court

The Karnataka High Court has rejected a petition by Vijay Mallya-led Kingfisher Airlines Limited challenging the move by a consortium of banks to take possession of its "Kingfisher House" property......

Ashok Soota on starting from scratch at age 69

Ashok Soota's house overlooks one of the best maintained parks in Bangalore's upmarket Koramangala area. I go there to say hello to his three dogs - both of us are dog lovers - and then we walk......

Ashok Soot on starting from scratch at age 69

Ashok Soota's house overlooks one of the best maintained parks in Bangalore's upmarket Koramangala area. I go there to say hello to his three dogs - both of us are dog lovers - and then we walk......

What Mamata has in store for Bengal

Mamata Banerjee led Trinamool Congress has released its election manifesto on Monday promising to bring all round development in West Bengal with special emphasis on industry and agriculture. It......

When Rani faced the music!

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to.   Rani Mukerji is spotted in this rather kitschy ensemble at the Uninor Mirchi Music Awards 2010 in Mumbai, on...

Directing India's best children's film

Mumbai-based P N Ramachandra won this year's prestigious National Award for the best children's film Putaani Party. The director, who earlier won laurels for his Tulu film Suddha, talks......

Old theatres make way to grand multiplexes

It's probably a little late to be talking about the death of single-screen theatres. Multiplexes have become so ubiquitous these days that we forget that it was only a decade ago that standalone......

Top Telugu actresses of 2009

Heroine-centric Telugu films don't get made very often, and actresses usually have to make do with inconsequential, glam-doll roles. But this year, there were three heroine-centric films......

'It's justified if women want to dominate men'

Harman Baweja was all set to be the next Bollywood star. But a dismal debut, Love Story 2050, crashed his hopes of becoming an overnight sensation. His next release Victory sank his career even......

ICC to announce 2015 World Cup fixtures

The International Cricket Council will announce the fixtures of the 2015 World Cup, to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand simultaneously in Melbourne and Wellington, on Tuesday. "The......

Bookie Shobhan Mehta sent to six-day police custody

A big-time bookie Shobhan Mehta, arrested in connection with the Indian Premier League betting scandal, was on Saturday remanded to Mumbai Police custody as investigators said they want to probe......

Ganguly reveals kidnap threat on daughter

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday confirmed media reports that his familyreceived letters threatening that his daughter Sana would be kidnapped.Beginning of the end for Fab Four?"This......

China leaps on world stage in style

Opening ceremony images Resurgent China opened the Olympics on Friday with a burst of fireworks at a spectacular ceremony that wove ancient Chinese history with modern wizardry and aimed to draw a......

Paris protesters force Olympic torch onto bus

Protests over China's crackdown on Tibet forced organisers in Paris to put the Olympic torch on a bus on Monday to protect it from demonstrators. A police source said the torch was placed aboard a......

  People speak for esplanade

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Q. What are some good places to eat in kolkata central? How should I reach them?
:  A. peter cat, mcdonald, aminia, etc. all are in park sreet and esplanade area more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-some-good-places-to-eat-in-kolkata-central-how-shou//answers/17984392

QnA Quiz
Q. why a road in mubai is called marine drive :D ?
QnA Quiz:  A. Marine Drive is a skillfully laid-out boulevard in South Mumbai. It is actually an upturned 'C'-shaped six lane concrete road, which lengthens to 3...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-a-road-in-mubai-is-called-marine-drive-d-/17984372/answers/17699701

Redif User
Q. how many pepole in esplanade now
Redif User:  A. lets hope the best more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-pepole-in-esplanade-now/17699640/answers/15828878

  Web results for Esplanade
New York Marriott Downtown in Lower Manhattan Opens Brand New Fitness Center

Comments - NEW YORK, NY Guests can now experience a real 21st century workout, in over two dozen different ways, with the opening of the New York... ...

http://www.andhranews.net/Business/2014/New-York-Marriott-Downtown-Lower-Manhattan-37053.htm
Brooklyn, New York

What to SEE Brooklyn Botanic Garden Those searching for a little peace and quiet would do well to spend a few hours at the botanical garden. Laid... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/smarttravel-brooklyn-new-york-306
Uber tops where taxis fail to tread

Uber is growing faster in Calcutta than it did anywhere else in India, reflecting not so much the commuter's preference for novelty as the paucity... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140828/jsp/calcutta/story_18771304.jsp
Overhead walkways planned at Gariahat, Deshapriya Park

statesman news service Kolkata, 27 August Two pedestrian overhead walkways, to be set up under the public-private partnership model, will... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/74049-overhead-walkways-planned-at-gariahat-deshapriya-park.html
Here We Go! Café Habana Gets Initial Approval From VCC

By Curbed Staff | Curbed New Orleans rendering via Rozas Ward Architects It appears that the derelict corner of Rampart and Esplanade is now... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/coming-attractions-were-rolling-caf-000008045.html

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