Bopanna pulls out of Davis Cup tie against Pakistan

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Veteran doubles player Rohan Bopanna on Monday pulled out of India's Davis Cup tie against Pakistan due to a shoulder injury, which coach Zeeshan Ali feels is a setback but there were always plans to

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D/N Test: Kohli, Rahane to be among first to reach Kolkata

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

India captain Virat Kohli and deputy Ajinkya Rahane will be the first among the team members to reach the city for the much awaited first-ever Day/Night Test in the country, starting on Friday.

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IWP to invest Rs 20 crore in Jammu and Kashmir plant

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Indian Wood Products, the largest manufacture of branded Katha (Catechu) in India, as part of its growth strategy, has decided to invest Rs 20 crore in its greenfield premium manufacturing unit in Jam

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Mascots, 3D mapping, LED boards spice up historic D/N Test

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

A flurry of activities is marking the build up to the first ever Day-Night Test in the country to be played between India and Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens here from November 22.

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Can't have cricket greats play in front of empty stands: Ganguly

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said on Sunday that skipper Virat Kohli will be happy to see a packed house at the Eden Gardens when India take on Bangladesh in the first-ever Day/Night Test in India ne

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Himalaya launches 'Muskaan' initiative in Bengal

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 10:45:06 PM IST

Leading wellness firm The Himalaya Drug Company on Monday launched its flagship initiative -- ‘Muskaan -- in West Bengal to create awareness about cleft disease in children.

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Ashwin does a Jayasuriya during practice

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

India's first ever pink ball Test is inching closer and the players are trying everything to ensure that they adapt as much as possible to the new conditions that come with the change in the colour of

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Test won, but 'no days off' for skipper Kohli

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

The Indian Test team is on a roll and so is skipper Virat Kohli. After registering yet another thumping win over Bangladesh in the first of the two Tests in Indore, Kohli added a new feather to his ca

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Anand an inspiration, consistency defies logic: Wesley So

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 3:45:06 AM IST

Filipino-American Grandmaster Wesley So on Sunday hailed Viswanathan Anand as his inspiration, saying that he had no clue how the Indian chess legend was still going strong and was among the best in t

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Nusrat Jahan admitted to hospital

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

Bengali actor and Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha member Nusrat Jahan has been admitted to ICU at a hospital here following respiratory distress, sources close to her said on Monday.

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Ganguly's energy egged me on while designing D/N Test mascots: Aniket

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

It was Sourav Ganguly's 'infectious' energy that encouraged a young city designer to bring out his best to the table and get the nod for India's first-ever Day/Night Test's official mascots 'Pinku-Tin

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Pitch ready for maiden pink ball Test: Eden curator (Lead)

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 11:15:06 PM IST

Heavy rains lashing the city until recently did make things challenging for the pitch curator, but with four days to go for the first-ever Day-Night Test in India, Sujan Mukherjee is confident that th

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