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A House of Horrors in the City of Joy

When the Kolkata police began investigating an apparent case of suicide of a 77-year-old man in a posh central Kolkata home on June 10, they were not prepared for what they found. They......

'Kiss of Love' protest spreads to Kolkata

The City of Joy witnessed its own Kochi-style 'Kiss of Love' movement by students of two universities to protest moral policing and promote gender sensitisation. Alleging the 'rise of religious......

Mamata's red rage for change and progress faces skepticism

City of Joy singing blues as Didi celebrates one year in office at Writers' Building. Ishita Ayan Dutt reports When United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton praised Mamata Banerjee......

2010: Delhi's year of agony and joy

Giving the city a world-class look and enhancing infrastructure ahead of the Commonwealth Games became the top priority of the Delhi government in 2010 while dwindling revenue and unprecedented......

Dominique Lapierre's village of joy

Author Dominique Lapierre drove a horse carriage to Parbakshi in Howrah district, 50 km southeast from the City of Joy, he made so famous in his novel. He was accompanied by his wife, also named......

Kolkata: Most expensive city for travellers

Kolkata, better known as the City of Joy, has been ranked as the most expensive destination for travellers, followed by Mumbai and New Delhi, according to a survey. The 'City of Joy' took the top......

Global brands in the city of joy

The retail revolution in Kolkata is gearing up to house some of the biggest, most globally renowned brands.If a retail revolution is sweeping India, it has touched Kolkata too. The city may have......

International airlines wing into Kolkata

International carriers are rushing to Job Charnock's City of Joy. Air-India is adding three new frequencies on the Kolkata-London sector this summer.Singapore Airlines and Gulf Air are planning to......

The City of Joy gets hi-tech

For decades, the very mention of Kolkata conjured up images of unwhitewashed buildings or of colonial-era creations like the majestic Howrah Bridge or the stately Victoria Memorial.Anyone who'd......

Even the 'City of Joy' is shining

India is shining, not just in Bangalore, Delhi and the election propaganda of the ruling party but in Kolkata too, written off till now as a place that not just refuses to change but makes a virtue......

'Shabana Azmi goes Hollywood

Whether it is speaking atfeminist political forums or working inRoland Joffe's The City Of Joy and John Schlesinger's Madama Sousatzka, Shabana Azmi has always been an international figure.The......

Vivek makes Hollywood debut

Ayear after announcing The Invaders,director (The Killing Fields, The Mission, City of Joy) Roland Joffe has cast Vivek Oberoi asUdaji, the film's hero. Oberoi isthe first Indian actor to sign the......

Raveena: Aamir has a right to his opinion

A look at the top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:While Aamir Khan is facing ire on social media for his comments about the increasing intolerance in India,......

'My fans make up for the lack of friends in my life'

'There have been happy, sad and frustrating moments but I wouldn't want to change anything. I want to be remembered by at least five films and hope Fan will be among them.' Shah Rukh......

Shah Rukh Khan: A life in pictures

Photographs tell us so much about the person! Shah Rukh Khan's phenomenal success story is one few can equal. It would seem things had to turn out great for a man whose name translates to one with......

Screams of joy in Tokyo as city awarded 2020 Games

Tokyo celebrated after being awarded the 2020 Olympic Games on Sunday, with a huge roar arising from thousands gathered in a park in the early hours of a grey, humid morning and people embracing on......

Katrina, Deepika, SRK spice up IPL opening ceremony

The 'City of Joy' opened its heart to the cricket world as a dazzling Bollywood-style opening ceremony kicked-off the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata on Tuesday night,......

Ronaldo seals last-minute win for Real; joy for PSG, Malaga

Real Madrid fashioned a stunning comeback to beat Manchester City 3-2 in a classic Champions League match with a last-gasp Cristiano Ronaldo strike in their Group D opener on Tuesday. There were......

Sachin adds to Sunfeast feast setting

As if the divas of world tennis that will feature at the Sunfeast Open 2007 were not enough to set the city of joy's cup brimming over, the veritable god of world cricket Sachin Tendulkar will be......

It was a weekend filled with joy for Wenger and gloom for Mourinho...

IMAGE: Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger celebrates his team's second goal during the Premier League match against Everton at Emirates Stadium. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images Bitter rivals......
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Leadership at India Inc's apex chambers now a Kolkata 'adda'

New Delhi, Nov 30 It can be sheer co-incidence. But the elected heads of India's all three major industry chambers are chiefs of companies based... ...
Amitabh Bachchan in Kolkata on a Scooter, Nawazuddin Rides Pillion

Amitabh Bachchan is filming again in the City of Joy and navigated Kolkata's weekend traffic in a scooter, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui riding... ...
Suspected Colorado gunman set for first court appearance

AFP The man arrested over a shooting spree that left three people dead and nine wounded at a prominent family planning center in Colorado Springs... ...
Nigerian win tops joyful weekend …

AFP Nigeria survived a second-half onslaught to beat Mali 3-2 at the African 2016 Olympic Games football qualifying tournament in Senegal and... ...
The Hindu in Mumbai

I offer my congratulations to the Editor and the management of The Hindu ( Editor's Note: Good morning, Mumbai !, Nov.28). Welcome to Mumbai! I am... ...

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