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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......

Modi tears into Left but goes soft on Mamata in Kolkata rally

Making his debut in West Bengal in the current campaign, Bharatiya Janata Party’s PM candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched a blistering attack on the Left parties and the Third Front,......

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......

Ambassador's journey: From 'wheels of India' to 'world's best taxi'

Rows of Ambassador cars are seen at the Hindustan Motors plant in Hindmotors. Photograph: Jayanta Shaw/Reuters Till the mid-nineties, Hindustan Motors’ Ambassador dominated the Indian roads......

RCom to raise Rs 5,000 cr by selling real estate

Reliance Communications has initiated the process to monetise its real estate assets across the country, aiming to raise Rs 5,000 crore (Rs 50 billion) through this. The company will use the......

The little big men who made Modi's big day

A handful of not-so-famous businessmen provided the platform for Narendra Modi to unveil his governance agenda. When Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s prime ministerial......

'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......

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......

Rajasthan beat Kolkata after 'Super Over' thriller

Rajasthan Royals held their nerve under extreme pressure to beat Kolkata Knight Riders via the Super Over in a fifth round match in the Indian Premier League match, in Abu Dhabi, on Tuesday night.......

East Bengal hold Padand, enter AFC Cup semis

Kolkata’s East Bengal scripted history of sorts when they secured a maiden berth in the AFC Cup semi-finals after holding Indonesia’s Semen Padang 1-1, at the Agus Salim stadium in......

IPL: Kolkata bowlers send Pune crashing

Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders scored a convincing 46-run victory over struggling Pune Warriors, in Pune, to keep alive their outside hopes of qualifying for the play-off stage......
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What went on inside Bengal's house of terror?

Rediff.com's Indrani Roy digs up chilling details of the ongoing investigation into the Bardhaman blast case, which has exposed the militant... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/what-went-on-inside-bengals-house-of-terror/20141013.htm
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... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/isl-kolkata-drub-mumbai-3-0-in-a-spectacular-isl-opening-night/20141012.htm
From 'wheels of India' to 'world's best taxi'

Rows of Ambassador cars are seen at the Hindustan Motors plant in Hindmotors. Photograph: Jayanta Shaw/Reuters Till the mid-nineties, Hindustan... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/special/special-auto-ambassadors-journey-from-wheels-of-india-to-worlds-best-taxi/20140926.htm
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... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/why-this-durga-puja-in-kolkata-is-different/20140924.htm
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... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/did-mamatas-nephew-just-call-jadavpur-protesters-drug-addicts/20140922.htm

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