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Bengali singer Pratik Choudhury passes away at 55

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:04 AM IST

Bengali singer Pratik Choudhury on Tuesday passed away at a City hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest, family members said.

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Parties spreading hatred, indulging in shameless politics: Mamata

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:04 PM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee here on Wednesday accused certain political parties and people holding constitutional positions in the country of rumour-mongering and spreading hatred in th

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Tata Motors betting big on electric buses

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST

After bagging 255 e-buses' orders from six state transport undertakings (STUs) under the first phase of incentive scheme for electric vehicles in public transport, Tata Motors is betting big on the se

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Tata Motors betting big on electric buses (Lead)

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:06 PM IST

After bagging 255 e-buses' orders from six state transport undertakings (STUs) under the first phase of incentive scheme for electric vehicles in public transport, Tata Motors is betting big on the se

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Rights activists rally attacked in Kolkata

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

Members of a Kolkata-based civil rights body were allegedly attacked and manhandled by some people while they were holding an "anti-war rally" here on Wednesday, the organisation said.

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EX-Visva Bharati VC, registrar declared guilty in forgery case

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Former Vice-Chancellor Dilip Kumar Sinha, ex-registrar Dilip Kumar Mukherjee and an one-time woman professor of the Visva Bharati University, set up by Rabindranath Tagore, were pronounced guilty in a

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Another JMB militant arrested in Kolkata

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

The Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police arrested an operative of terror outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) who allegedly got training under Kausar, one of the key accused in Burdwan's

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Will miss playing at Eden if games are shifted out: KKR skipper DK

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik said here on Tuesday he would miss playing at the Eden Gardens terribly if some of their home games are shifted out to neutral venues because of the coming

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One member from every family should join armed forces: TMC MP

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST

Senior TMC leader and MP Abhishek Banerjee here on Tuesday called for a legislation to ensure that one member from every household joins the armed forces.

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School bus runs over 5-year-old girl in Bengal

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 7:15:04 PM IST

A five-year-old school girl was on Tuesday run over by a speeding bus in front of her mother in the Dum Dum area of North 24 Pargana district in West Bengal, police said.

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East Bengal to travel to Srinagar if AIFF insisted, says official

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

City football giants East Bengal here on Tuesday said they were ready to travel to Srinagar for the potentially title-deciding match against Real Kashmir FC if "forced" to do so by the All India Footb

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Not heard anything on players workload, shouldn't be a problem: KKR

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

Even as the BCCI has dropped a hint that it will keep an eye on the workload of India players during the Indian Premier League (IPL), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) CEO Venky Mysore on Tuesday said they

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