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Park Street rape survivor, who boldly revealed her identity, dies

Kolkata’s Park Street rape survivor, who was brutalised inside a moving car in February 2012 triggering nationwide outrage, died at a city hospital on Friday. "She passed away in the morning.......

Why this Durga Puja in Kolkata is different

The Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee, an NGO in the heart of Kolkata’s red light district, has decided to celebrate Durga Puja, reports Indrani Roy/Rediff.com. Image: A woman offers prayers......

Did Mamata's nephew just call Jadavpur protesters drug addicts?

Protesters take part in a rally against the alleged police assault on Jadavpur University students in Kolkata. Photograph: Ashok Bhaumik/PTI In controversial comments, Abhishek Banerjee (left),......

SHOCKING: Park Street rape survivor denied entry into restaurant

In a shocking incident from Kolkata, a woman claimed that she was denied entry into a restaurant for being a rape survivor. The 40-year-old woman alleged that the management of the eatery in south......

Why Kolkata's sex workers have been told to avoid Africans

Sex workers in Kolkata’s largest red light area Sonagachi have been asked by an NGO, working for their welfare, not to entertain Africans who are regular visitors to the place in the wake of......

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......

Fiat, Maruti, Tata in race to replace Kolkata's Ambassador cabs

Afer Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors, now Fiat is set to join the race to replace Hindustan Motors’ Ambassador cars in Kolkata’s taxi segment. Image: Ambassador car. Photograph: Reuters......

Anti-retail-FDI Mamata cool with foreign brands

Mamata Banerjee, who had pulled out of UPA-II over FDI in retail, among other issues, would dedicate mall to people of Kolkata. Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata......

Ride an AC tram, get a taste of old Kolkata!

A lot is often heard about Kolkata’s dwindling traffic system and how its age-old trams, means of transport that are still existing only in this part of India, are adding to the......

Modi to charm Dhaka with visa on arrival, $2-bn line of credit and Tagore poetry

Bangladesh, along with India, had identified 15 projects to promote connectivity among South Asian neighbours   Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to use the smattering of Bengali he had......

'Suchitra Sen may have been lonely but she wasn't alone'

The Garbosque life of more than three decades and half had only mystified the aura around Suchitra Sen – the veteran actress who passed away at the age of 82 today, January 17. Gopal Krishna......

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......

IPL: Gayle stars as Bangalore squeeze past KKR in thriller

RCB's player Chris Gayle plays a shot against Kolkata Knight Riders during their IPL match at Eden Garden in Kolkata on Saturday. Photograph: BCCI Chris Gayle hammered the Kolkata Knight Riders......

Garcia's header helps Kolkata beat NorthEast United

Luis Garcia fired in a stunning header in the second-half to help Atletico de Kolkata end their four-match winless run by registering a 1-0 win over NorthEast United FC in their return leg ISL......

Kolkata drub Mumbai 3-0 in a spectacular ISL opening night

Atletico de Kolkata’s Fikru Teferra celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Mumbai City FC at Salt Lake Stadium. Photograph: PTI Atletico de Kolkata gave the football-crazy city......

Kolkata knock Bangalore out, qualify for play-offs

Robin Uthappa and Sunil Narine played lead roles as Kolkata Knight Riders booked a berth in the play-offs of the Indian Premier League after beating Royal Challengers Bangalore by 30 runs at the......
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Modi to charm Dhaka with visa on arrival, $2-bn line of credit and Tagore poetry

Bangladesh, along with India, had identified 15 projects to promote connectivity among South Asian neighbours   Prime Minister Narendra Modi is... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/modi-to-charm-dhaka-with-visa-on-arrival-and-tagore-poetry/20150528.htm
Bangalore neighbourhood's toxic air threatens India's future

Once called India’s garden city, this upper middle-class residential area in Bangalore has India’s most toxic air, says Devanik Saha,... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/special-pix-bangalore-neighbourhoods-toxic-air-threatens-indias-future/20150522.htm
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... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/ipl-perform-or-perish-for-kolkata-knight-riders-rajasthan-royals-at-brabourne/20150515.htm
What's cooking with Mamata for Modi's Bengal visit

   The Trinamool Congress's support in Parliament to the Centre over the land boundary agreement with Bangladesh and also the Goods and Service... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/whats-cooking-with-mamata-for-modis-bengal-visit/20150508.htm
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... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/poll-can-mamata-still-transform-kolkata-into-london/20150506.htm

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