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Tale of two quakes: Horror @ Everest, tremors in Kolkata

The events at the Everest Base Camp at an altitude of 17,700 feet on April 25, however, were very different from those witnessed on Tuesday, recalls Lipika Biswas Women show the cracks at a......

Kolkata: Passengers hurl bombs at each other in train, at least 17 injured

At least 17 people were injured after a low-intensity blast on the Sealdah-Krishnanagar local train in Kolkata on Tuesday. Passengers are treated at RG Kar Medical College and Hospital after......

Then VC asked cops to enter Jadavpur Univ: RTI reply

  Last year, Jadavpur University, one of the premium educational institutes of Kolkata, had hit the headlines for the wrong reasons. On September 17, a group of students who were sitting on......

Lalgarh: Once a Naxal hotbed, today riding towards development

About 170 km from Kolkata, it is mid-afternoon in Lalgarh and the Kansabati riverbed is bustling with activity. It is a mega construction site, with cranes and trucks roaring and workers carrying......

KMC poll a test for political parties in West Bengal

Polling for the 144-seat Kolkata Municipal Corporation is underway amid tight security arrangements. The election would be test of the Trinamool Congress’ popularity among the urban......

Kolkata, Mumbai, Bangalore in fastest-growing global cities list

Image: Kolkata scores highest on parameters that make it a city of global repute. Photograph: Courtesy, Piyal Kundu/Creative Commons India's three metropolitan cities, Kolkata, Mumbai and......

Rediff poll: Can Mamata still transform Kolkata into London?

Soon after Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee became the West Bengal chief minister, she declared her intent to transform Kolkata into London. At the foundation stone-laying event of a......

US asks India to go slow in boosting trade ties with Iran

A worker walks atop a tanker wagon to check the freight level at an oil terminal on the outskirts of Kolkata. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters The United States wants India and other......

Rose Valley chief remanded to judicial custody till May 5

A Kolkata court on Wednesday remanded Gautam Kundu of Rose Valley to judicial custody till May 5 in connection with a money laundering case. Chief Judge of City Sessions Court G C Karmakar granted......

KKR's brand equity works hard

When Manoj Tiwary pulled the ball towards square-leg in the final of the IPL 2012, Kolkata Knight Riders turned marked its turnaround, after a few years of flagging fortunes. After five......

Satyajit Ray's Feluda turns 50

While Calcutta has transitioned to Kolkata, Satyajit Ray's detective, Feluda, has remained unchanged in the Bengali consciousness Here’s a mystery for Prodosh C Mitter to solve. How can a......

How the Detective Byomkesh Bakshy poster was made

How does one make Sushant Singh Rajput jump over Kolkata's Howrah Bridge so vividly? Bidhan Baidya of Grinning Tree shows us exactly how it's done, in his sketches below: Beautiful, isn't it?......

India's football coach blasts Kolkata clubs; targets to break 100 mark

‘What infrastructure do we have? Do you have the facilities to hold the camp here in Kolkata?’ ‘It's a crying shame that the two biggest clubs in India don't have adequate......

Watson's all-round display guides Rajasthan into play-offs

Shane Watson of Rajasthan Royals celebrates after completing his century against Kolkata Knight Riders. Photograph: BCCI Shane Watson smashed an unbeaten century and then bagged two wickets as......

It's perform or perish for Kolkata and Rajasthan at Brabourne!

After 13 matches, Kolkata Knight Riders have 15 points; Rajasthan Royals one less The Kolkata Knight Riders players celebrate after bagging a wicket. Photograph: BCCI Defending champions Kolkata......

PHOTOS: Team Piku spotted at Wankhede!

  Mumbai Indians edged past Kolkata Knight Riders by five runs and boosted their hopes of making it to the play-offs in the Indian Premier League, at Wankhede stadium, Mumbai, on Thursday.......

Thanks, Shakib Al Hasan, for not playing the blame game!

Kolkata Knight Riders player Shakib Al Hasan tries to field. Photograph: BCCI Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan defended Kolkata Knight Riders teammate Piyush Chawla for not taking the......
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BCCI denies having spent Rs3.90 crore on Lodha committee

on Friday said that it has not spent Rs3.90 crore on the Justice R M Lodha committee but less than a 10th of that amount. Reacting to a report... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/sports/bcci-denies-having-spent-rs390-crore-on-lodha-committee.html
Assumes charge as ADRM

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Ravi Shekhar Sinha assumed charge as Additional Divisional Railway Manager (ADRM) of Salem Railway... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/assumes-charge-as-adrm/article7237649.ece
KMRL draws up plan to revive Padmasarovaram project

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Chilavannoor Lake and its banks will get a facelift because of the KMRL initiative. Photo: H.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/kmrl-draws-up-plan-to-revive-padmasarovaram-project/article7229766.ece
CCG service to boost trade links

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Simatech Shipping's M.V. Taoko making maiden call at Visakha Container Terminal Private Ltd marking the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/telangana/ccg-service-to-boost-trade-links/article7237358.ece?ref=tpnews
62-yr-old found dead, blood stains worry police

KOLKATA: The mysterious death of a 62-year-old man in a Tiljala apartment on Friday has police wondering if it was murder. The victim has been... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/62-yr-old-found-dead-blood-stains-worry-police/articleshow/47390731.cms

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