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Tour operators woo foreigners as they gear up for poll tourism

Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 1:15:04 PM IST

Bolstered by an encouraging trend in the last general elections and subsequent state assembly polls, many tour operators and travel companies are gearing up for poll tourism, mainly targeting foreign

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IPL: KKR have task cut out against SRH (Preview)

Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 11:45:04 AM IST

Eyeing a third title which has eluded them for quite some time, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will have their task cut out when they take on formidable Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in their Indian Premier

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Modi to address BJP's Kolkata rally on April 3

Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 3:15:04 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to address seven public rallies in West Bengal ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, including a rally at Kolkata's Brigade Parade Ground on April 3, a source clo

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Trinamool removes 'Congress' from its logo

Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST

West Bengal's ruling All India Trinamool Congress has dropped the 'Congress' from its new logo earlier this month and added dollops of blue, white and green colour to it besides giving it a catchy slo

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Denied ticket, Bengal BJP leader quits post (Lead)

Kolkata |Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

Discontent is growing within the West Bengal BJP over its first list of candidates for the 2019 polls as a senior state leader on Friday resigned while a group of BJP activists protested against the n

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Windies no underdogs, can win 3rd WC: Brathwaite

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

Buoyed by their performance against England at home, a rejuvenated West Indies side will go into this summer's World Cup as a balanced unit. All-rounder Carlos Brathwaite feels that while they are not

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David Warner in superb rhythm, raring to go: Laxman

Kolkata |Friday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) mentor VVS Laxman on Friday said skipper David Warner looks in superb rhythm and is raring to go as his team prepares to take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in their Indian P

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Babul Supriyo replies to EC notice on song release

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

Union minister Babul Supriyo has replied to the show cause notice slapped on him by the Election Commission for releasing the BJP's campaign song without obtaining permission from it, an official said

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David Warner in superb rhythm, raring to go: Laxman (Lead, correcting intro)

Kolkata |Friday, 2019 9:15:06 PM IST

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) mentor VVS Laxman on Friday said David Warner looks in superb rhythm and is raring to go as his team prepares to take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in their Indian Premier L

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Fit-again Saha is in great rhythm, says Laxman

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

Former batting great and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) mentor VVS Laxman on Friday heaped praises on local lad Wriddhiman Saha. The SRH wicketkeeper-batsman is returning from a long injury layoff after un

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Two killed in Bengal as lightning strikes, rains

Kolkata |Friday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST

Two persons were killed on Friday after being struck by lightning in East Burdwan district of West Bengal, as rain and thunderstorms lashed Kolkata and other districts, disrupting normal life includi

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IPL 2019: KKR have best batting line-up, says Katich

Kolkata |Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

Two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have the best batting line-up in the tournament, feels former Australia batsman and KKR assistant coach Simon Katich.

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