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Thumri Queen Girija Devi passes away

Eminent classical singer and Padma Vibhushan awardee Girija Devi passed away at a Kolkata hospital on Tuesday tonight following a cardiac arrest, hospital sources said. She was 88......

Row erupts over cancelling booking for Bhagwat's event

A row was erupted on Tuesday after a state-run auditorium in Kolkata cancelled the booking for an event which was to be addressed by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat on October 3, a......

Denied entry to Kolkata mall for wearing dhoti, alleges filmmaker

Bengali filmmaker Ashish Avikunthak on Saturday claimed that he was denied entry into a city mall for wearing a dhoti, which was denied by the mall authorities. The Facebook post by the director,......

SC turns down former judge Karnan's bail plea

Former Calcutta high court judge C S Karnan was on Wednesday lodged in a Kolkata jail even as he failed to get any last-minute reprieve from the Supreme Court after being on the run for six weeks.......

How the BJP is quietly penetrating Bengal

The BJP doesn't want to focus entirely on an anti-Mamata campaign.Ishita Ayan Dutt reports. IMAGE: BJP supporters in Kolkata. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters   Bengal woke up to shock......

Demo impact: Real estate prices are dropping and how!

While Gurugram sees the biggest drop in house prices, housing sales in Bengaluru dropped by 45 per cent followed by Kolkata, a 44 per cent decrease, and Ahmedabad, a 42 per cent decline, reports......

Home sales crash by 18% in Q2 y-on-y

Pune, Noida, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Ahmedabad  witnessed a decline in sales as well as launches, while only two cities, Mumbai and Gurugram, saw a rise in demand and......

6 reasons why home sales have dropped across India

Home sales in the top 10 cities - Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), National Capital Region (NCR) and Pune - have declined at a......

Chennai sole bright spot in realty market hit by note ban, RERA

Launch of new residential projects in top eight cities -- Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, National Capital Region (NCR) and Pune -- came down by 41 per cent in first half......

Sebi unearths Rs 34,000-crore tax evasion

Most of these alleged tax evaders hail from Kolkata, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Surat, and Delhi. The fear of abolition of the long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax benefit is back on Dalal Street as another......

Spotted: Bappi Lahiri, Madhur Bhandarkar in Kolkata

Rediff reader S C Soni, his daughter Priyanka and grandson Ridham met Bappi Lahiri and Madhur Bhandarkar at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International airport in Kolkata, and sent us......

PHOTOS: India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 4

Images from Day 4 of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka in Kolkata on Sunday. Scorecard IMAGE: Suranga Lakmal is bowled by Mohammed Shami. Photograph: BCCI A cornered India responded with......

PHOTOS: Match evenly poised as Lanka trail India by 7 runs

Scorecard Images from Day 3 of the 1st Test at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday IMAGE: India captain Virat Kohli celebrates the wicket of Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews on Day 3 of the 1st Test......

PHOTOS: Pujara, rain thwart Sri Lanka's charge on Day 2

Images from Day 2 of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka in Kolkata on Friday. Scorecard IMAGE: Sri Lanka fast bowler Dasun Shanaka celebrates the dismissal of Ajinkya Rahane. Photograph:......

1st Test, PHOTOS: India start shakily on rain-marred opening day

Images from Day 1 of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka in Kolkata on Thursday.Scorecard IMAGE: Shikhar Dhawan is bowled by Suranga Lakmal. Photograph: BCCI Sri Lanka paceman Suranga......

1st Test: Pacer Lakmal rocks Indian top order on rain-hit day

Scorecard IMAGE: Suranga Lakmal appeals for the wicket of KL Rahul on Day 1 of the 1st Test at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Thursday. Photograph: BCCI Sri Lanka pacer Suranga Lakmal wrecked the......
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The Dalai Lama

[India], November 19 (ANI): The Dalai Lama on Sunday said India and China "have a great potential together." "India and China have a great... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/india-china-have-great-potential-together-the-dalai-lama-news-national-rltoKnbfjjhhh.html
DRS 'cheatgate' controversy erupts in Kolkata test over Perera's call

Perera on Sunday asked for a Decision Review System (DRS) after apparently looking towards the dressing room IANS | Kolkata Last Updated at... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/drs-cheatgate-controversy-erupts-in-kolkata-test-over-perera-s-call-117111900197_1.html
Social media lessons for ICSE students

More than 250 students from 62 ICSE-affiliated schools of Kolkata and its neighbouring districts learned about social media and its impact on our... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/social-media-lessons-for-icse-students-117111900122_1.html
Animated Ravi Shastri, Virat Kohli give rousing pep talks to Team India ahead of Day 4's play in Kolkata

India have fought back in the match by taking quick early wickets in the morning of the penultimate day. Courtesy: Twitter (BCCI) New Delhi: Ahead... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/cricket/watch-animated-ravi-shastri-virat-kohli-give-rousing-pep-talks-to-team-india-ahead-of-day-4s-play-in-kolkata-2058208.html
Test of time

As the instant noodles generation loses interest in the five-day game, Test cricket faces the crucial hurdle of the next decade to see if it will... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/fc-weekend/close-test-time

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