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Noted Odissi dancer Madhulita Mohapatra to perform in city on Jan 26

Kolkata | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

Noted Odissi dancer Madhulita Mohapatra from Bengaluru will perform at Jogesh Mime Academy Auditorium on January 26 as part of the 2-day Kolkata Odissi Utsav 2018 organised by Bhubaneswar-based cult

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Former Kolkata Press Club secretary Anindya Sengupta dies

Kolkata | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

Working journalist Anindya Sengupta, also the former secretary of Press Club, Kolkata, died here at a city hospital following a terminal disease. He was 52 and was detected with cancer a month back.

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Aadhaar seeding to eliminate multiple PF accounts: Official

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 5:45:04 AM IST

The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is expecting to eliminate multiple account numbers of an individual, once the process of seeding Aadhaar is completed, an official said here on Friday.

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Presidency students protests against 'delay' in renovation of hostel

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 5:45:04 AM IST

Presidency University students on Friday held a sit-in protest against alleged delay in completion of renovation of heritage Eden Hindu Hostel when the Chancellor, Governor K.N. Tripathi, was present

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CPI-M central committee meeting begins

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 5:45:09 AM IST

The three-day Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) central committee meeting began here on Friday to firm up the party's political and strategic resolutions which are expected to be adopted in Hyd

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Team 'Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety' visits Kolkata

Kolkata | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

After the path breaking success of 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' and 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2' director Luv Ranjan's film 'Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety' is going to release on February 9 The film stars Kartik

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Eight killed and 14 injured in road accident

Kolkata | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

At least eight people were killed and 14 injured when a bus carrying them fell into a canal in Murshidabad district today. The accident occurred when the driver of the bus lost control near Begunba

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Excess consumption of sodium associated with hypertension and increased risk of heart disease

Kolkata | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

Salt is the primary source of sodium and increased consumption of sodium is associated with hypertension and increased risk of heart disease and stroke. Increasing production of more and more p

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Domestic players aim to impress IPL scouts in Syed Mushtaq Ali tourney (Preview)

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST

Seasoned cricketers will look to re-assert themselves, while new faces will try to show their mettle in front of Indian Premier League (IPL) team scouts ahead of the auctions, when the knockout stages

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I-League: E. Bengal favourites against Norde-less Mohun Bagan (Preview)

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 5:15:04 PM IST

East Bengal will be favourites when they take on under-fire Mohun Bagan in the return I-League Kolkata derby at the Vivekananda Yuvabharati Krirangan here on Sunday.

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Senior journalist Anindya Sengupta dead

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 9:45:39 PM IST

Senior journalist and Indian Journalists Association Secretary Anindya Sengupta, noted for sharp political and economic reporting, died at a city private hospital on Saturday after a month-long battle

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Mamata writes to PM demanding national holiday on birth anniversary of Swamiji and Netaji

Kolkata | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has written letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding the national holiday on the occasion of birth anniversary of Swami Vibekananda and Netaji Subhas

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