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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......

The auto driver who won at Venice Film Festival

'My status in society as an auto driver could never have brought me this glory; it is my writing that has taken me across the seas and brought me fame.' M Chandrakumar shares his success story.......

'My knowledge of Bollywood is limited'

The Lord Of The Rings star Elijah Wood is making the most of his first-ever- India visit. Rajul Hegde reports Elijah Wood might have a cult following in India as Frodo Baggins, but it is now the......

Birthday Special: The fabulous life of Elli Avram

The gorgeous gal turns 25 on July 29.Elli Avram made her presence felt in a sea of known faces on Bigg Boss 7.Even though her acting debut Mickey Virus managed to do only decent business at the......

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......

Champions League PIX: A special night of records and own-goals!

Ronaldo equals Raul's Real Madrid record, while Morata emulates Del Piero after scoring in five consecutive matches Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the opening goal against......
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Spreading a smile around Odisha through the Joy of Giving

Reported by Ruby Nanda Bhubaneswar, Oct 4: Like the rest of India, Odisha is celebrating the Joy of Giving week as Daan Utsav this week. A host... ...

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