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Nikhat to approach Rijiju as BFI backs Mary Kom for Oly qualifier

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 10:45:08 PM IST

Asian Championships bronze medallist Nikhat Zareen cried foul on Wednesday after the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) hinted that there would no trial between her and Mary Kom in the 51kg category for

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Bangladesh draw unfortunate, team will learn from this: Bhutia

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

Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Wednesday said India's 1-1 draw against Bangladesh in the Group E World Cup qualifiers was "unfortunate", adding that the team needs to learn from their mistak

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Would like Virat to focus on winning big tournaments: Ganguly (Lead)

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

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president-elect and former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said he would like to see the Indian team management focus on winning more ICC tournamen

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WC qualifier: India fight hard to draw against spirited B'desh

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

India snatched a 1-1 draw from the jaws of defeat against much lower ranked Bangladesh to dent their chances of qualification in a Group E Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup tie at the packed Viv

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India conceded a silly goal, have much to do: Coach Stimac

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

Admitting that his team conceded a 'silly' goal, coach Igor Stimac on Tuesday said India have a lot to work on ahead of the next set of matches after they played out a hard fought 1-1 draw against muc

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BSF apprehends 8 intruders, cough syrup smuggler in Bengal

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

Border Security Force personnel apprehended eight Bangladeshi intruders, and a smuggler of cough syrup Phensedyl, during raids in different locations of the India-Bangladesh border around Tuesday-Wedn

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Mamata visits Nobel winner's Kolkata house, meets mother

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday visited the south Kolkata residence of Nobel prize winner Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee and spoke to her mother and other relatives.

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Banerjee's achievement bigger and terrific: Ganguly

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 6:45:05 AM IST

Congratulating Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee for winning the Nobel prize for Economics, former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday called it a "terrific" achievement.

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Would like Virat to focus on winning big tournaments: Ganguly

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

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president-elect and former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said he would like to see the Indian team management focus on winning more ICC tournamen

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Trinamool leaders to visit over 2,000 villages, wards

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Around 600 Block and Town Presidents of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress are visiting more than 2,000 villages and civic wards across the state from Tuesday following in the footsteps of party

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Happy to get an opportunity in a tough situation: Ganguly

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly is all set to become the President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) after the affiliated units of the cricket board unanimously selected him for

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Bengal Governor congratulates Abhijit Banerjee on Nobel

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

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Monday congratulated Abhijit Banerjee for being awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for 2019.

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