21 Sep 2023Government of India
The Indian government-backed Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) is making waves in India's ride-hailing sector.
09 Sep 2023Books
India is home to many book towns and villages that are no less than a paradise for bibliophiles.
01 Sep 2023Street Food
India's vibrant street food culture captivates both locals and tourists with its array of flavors, aromas, and textures.
23 Aug 2023Jadavpur University
The initial investigation into the tragic death of a first-year student of Jadavpur University, Kolkata, revealed that he was sexually molested and paraded naked in the hostel before his death by suicide, PTI reported.
17 Aug 2023Jadavpur University
As many as nine current and former students of Jadavpur University in Kolkata have been arrested amid furor after Swapnadip Kundu, a first-year student, allegedly died by suicide following ragging by seniors.
26 Jul 2023Assam
In a shocking development, a 25-year-old mechanical engineer killed his wife and her parents before surrendering to the police with his nine-month-old son in his arms.
06 Jul 2023Mamata Banerjee
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee may undergo surgery on Thursday after suffering a ligament injury on her left knee, PTI reported, quoting sources.
05 Jul 2023West Bengal
Loreto College, a leading educational institute in Kolkata, the capital city of West Bengal, is experiencing a massive backlash after it allegedly denied admission to students from Hindi and Bengali-medium schools.
25 May 2023IIT Madras
Kolkata's iconic Howrah Bridge, which sees around 80,000 vehicles every day, will undergo a detailed health checkup after 11 years, PTI reported, quoting an official from Kolkata Port, which maintains the structure.
10 May 2023Subramanian Swamy
In an embarrassment to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), party veteran Subramanian Swamy said on Tuesday that West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee should be the prime minister of India.
21 Apr 2023Petrol Diesel Prices
Petrol and diesel prices remained constant on Friday in the figures across major cities like Kolkata, Bengaluru, Mumbai, and New Delhi, as fuel prices continued their ten-month streak of rate stability.
15 Apr 2023Hong Kong
A Saudi Arabian Airlines cargo flight transporting goods from Jeddah to Hong Kong's Guangzhou reportedly made an emergency landing at the Kolkata airport on Saturday.
13 Apr 2023Kolkata Metro
Kolkata Metro achieved a historic milestone as its rake ran through a tunnel under a river on Wednesday for the first time. Reportedly, the rake only had engineers and officials on board and ran under the Hooghly from Kolkata to Howrah on the other side of the river.
06 Apr 2023West Bengal
The West Bengal Police is on its toes for the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti on Thursday following the recent communal unrest on Ram Navami in West Bengal's Hooghly and Howrah districts.
02 Apr 2023Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Raju Jha was allegedly shot dead in Shaktigarh of West Bengal's Purba Bardhaman district on Saturday night, reported IANS citing officials.
01 Apr 2023LPG Cylinder
Amid the soaring inflation across India, petroleum and oil marketing companies have reportedly decided to slash the price of commercial liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders in Delhi by Rs. 91.5 per unit with immediate effect from Saturday.
22 Mar 2023Airtel Plans
Airtel has released a new postpaid plan priced at Rs. 599. The new recharge offers an Amazon Prime subscription for six months and Disney+ Hotstar mobile subscription for one year at no extra cost.
14 Mar 2023India
India was the eighth most polluted country in 2022, dropping from fifth rank in 2021, according to the latest World Air Quality Report released by Swiss firm IQAir.
04 Mar 2023Children
Four in 10 households in Kolkata have had at least one person suffering from health conditions such as cough, congestion, fever, body ache, and fatigue in the last 30 days, a LocalCircles survey found.
06 Feb 2023Books
"That I can read and be happy while I am reading, is a great blessing."
30 Jan 2023Travel And Tourism
A melting pot of traditions, heritage, and culture, Kolkata is home to several rajbaris and royal residences that belonged to zamindars during the British Raj.
27 Jan 2023BBC
The left-wing Students Federation of India (SFI) screened the banned BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Kolkata's Jadavpur University campus on Thursday evening, reportedly without any interference from the police or university administration.
24 Jan 2023Cricket News
In a big blow to cricketer Mohammed Shami, a Kolkata court has ordered him to pay a monthly alimony of Rs. 1.3 lakh to Hasin Jahan, his estranged wife, reportedly.
03 Jan 2023COVID-19
A 65-year-old man named Tapas Sandilya from Kolkata's Kaikhali area proved that love never dies even if the person passes away.
01 Jan 2023Satyajit Ray
Legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray is credited with being one of the pioneers of Indian cinema, considering he put India on the global pedestal through Pather Panchali, Charulata, and Apur Sansar, among others.
29 Dec 2022Arijit Singh
A political row picked up after reports of Arijit Singh's Kolkata show's cancelation spread on Thursday. Reports claimed that Singh's show, which was to take place at Eco Park early next year, was canceled.
15 Dec 2022Mamata Banerjee
The 28th Kolkata International Film Festival was inaugurated by Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, and Rani Mukerji among others in the star-studded guest list on Thursday.
15 Dec 2022Christmas Day
Santa Claus is calling you to visit these five places in India.
27 Nov 2022Bollywood Films
Featuring yellow taxis and trams to Victoria Memorial, Kolkata is referred to as a city stuck in its past.
19 Nov 2022Arunachal Pradesh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated Arunachal Pradesh's first greenfield airport—the Donyi Polo Airport—at Hollongi, 25 km from the capital city of Itanagar.
25 Oct 2022Travel And Tourism
The vintage charm of Kolkata, the City of Joy attracts a lot of tourists.
18 Oct 2022Diwali
This year, Diwali is bringing us a long weekend, which also happens to be the last of its kind in 2022.
10 Oct 2022West Bengal
After clashes between two communities on Sunday night, Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code was on Monday imposed in West Bengal's Ekbalpur until Wednesday to restore law and order.
04 Oct 2022Durga Puja
Durga Puja not only calls for fun and frolic but also triggers a bong's immense love for food, especially biryani.
03 Oct 2022Durga Puja
Durga Puja, West Bengal's largest festival, has evolved into a magnanimous industry over the past few decades.
29 Sep 2022Durga Puja
Although Durga Puja begins this weekend, people have already started hitting pandals across Kolkata to avoid the rush on the main days of the festival.
Durga Puja is less than a week away, and the festival preparations are in full swing in the City of Joy.
Durga Puja is all about good food, reunion with friends and family, and pandal hopping while flaunting your new stylish outfits.
23 Sep 2022Durga Puja
Durga Puja preparations are in full swing in Kolkata, and with an early inauguration this year, Lake Town, Bidhannagar's Sree Bhumi Sporting Club is ready to awe devotees with their pandal designed like the Vatican City's St. Peter's Basilica.
18 Sep 2022Uttar Pradesh
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday issued a warning for Odisha predicting heavy rainfall in the state over the next few days because of the formation of a cyclonic circulation over the west-central Bay of Bengal.
16 Sep 2022Bengaluru
A woman (40) from Vadodara in Gujarat filed a case against her husband for cheating and unnatural sex when, eight years into the marriage, she found that her husband had undergone a sex reassignment surgery (SRS) and was previously a woman.
11 Sep 2022West Bengal
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) raided six locations in Kolkata over allegations of money laundering on, mobile gaming application E-Nuggets and unearthed cash worth Rs. 18 crore.
06 Aug 2022Enforcement Directorate (ED)
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) informed a Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court that the life of former West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee's aide Arpita Mukherjee is in danger.
04 Aug 2022Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
It seems we have a new competitor for ISRO in satellite launching. It's called South Point High School, and it is from Kolkata.
02 Aug 2022West Bengal
Arpita Mukherjee—a close aide of arrested former West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee—has now claimed the money recovered from her two Kolkata flats does not belong to her.
01 Aug 2022Jharkhand
A lawyer fighting two PILs against Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren was arrested in Kolkata on Sunday.
29 Jul 2022IndiGo
An IndiGo flight from Jorhat, Assam, to Kolkata was reportedly canceled on Thursday after the aircraft went off the runway before takeoff and a pair of its wheels got trapped in the muddy outfield.
22 Jul 2022India
If you are inclined toward space exploration and astronomy, then planetariums or taramandals are a must-visit for you.
06 Jul 2022Mumbai
In a blow to the common man, the price of domestic liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders weighing 14.2 kilogram has been hiked by Rs. 50 from Wednesday.
25 Jun 2022India
A patient at the Institute of Neuroscience Hospital in Kolkata suffered serious injuries after jumping from the eighth floor of the building.
24 Jun 2022Pakistan News
Health authorities in the United Kingdom (UK) said a national incident of recurrent poliovirus was reported in London sewage.
24 Jun 2022West Bengal
A new co-working space in Kolkata's New Town, named Happy Works, is bringing smile on the faces of freelancers and working mothers as it is providing a comfortable setting for people to work at minimal rate of Rs. 30 for 90 minutes.
18 Jun 2022West Bengal
Amid reports of the resurgence of the poliovirus, a pathogen responsible for poliomyelitis (polio), in Kolkata, health experts have dispelled the fear and rubbished claims.
17 Jun 2022Sexual Harassment
Amid reports of a string of sexual assault cases across India, a woman was gang-raped in a Kolkata guesthouse on Saturday last week.
10 Jun 2022Bangladesh
In a shocking incident, an armed policeman in Kolkata on Friday fatally shot a woman riding a bike before killing himself.
08 Jun 2022Lucknow
In a shocking incident in the Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow, a 16-year-old boy killed his mother for not letting him play mobile games.
05 Jun 2022Facebook
KK's demise on Tuesday (May 31) due to a cardiac arrest after a pulsating concert in Kolkata has left India grieving.
03 Jun 2022Delhi
In a first, a Hyderabad-based startup has launched a 10-minute express liquor delivery service in Kolkata.
02 Jun 2022Mumbai
Two days after popular Bollywood singer KK died in Kolkata after a live concert, details of his autopsy have come up.
02 Jun 2022Mumbai
Singer Krishnakumar Kunnath or KK passed away on Tuesday night.
30 May 2022Bengali Cinema
Saraswati Das, an 18-year-old make-up artist and aspiring model, was reportedly found dead at her home at Bediadanga, in Kasba, Kolkata on Sunday.
27 May 2022Bengali Cinema
The Kolkata acting-modeling circuit is in utter shock.
06 May 2022West Bengal
On the brink of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's arrival in Kolkata, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) youth leader was found dead under mysterious circumstances on Thursday.