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Badshah, Jacqueline's new track 'Genda Phool' accused of plagiarism

01 Apr 2020

Badshah, Jacqueline's new track 'Genda Phool' accused of plagiarism

If you thought horrible lyrics and compulsive male gaze were the only problems with Badshah's new track, Genda Phool, know that the story doesn't end there.

Navratri 2019: Five Bollywood actresses who love celebrating Durga Puja

06 Oct 2019

Navratri 2019: Five Bollywood actresses who love celebrating Durga Puja

The 9-day Navratri festivities have almost come to an end.

Happy Birthday Sourav Ganguly: His achievements, unknown facts and records

08 Jul 2019

Happy Birthday Sourav Ganguly: His achievements, unknown facts and records

Former Indian cricket team skipper Sourav Ganguly turned 47 today.

Those living in Bengal must speak Bengali: CM Mamata Banerjee

15 Jun 2019

Those living in Bengal must speak Bengali: CM Mamata Banerjee

After suffering a knockout in recently concluded Lok Sabha polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has come up with a new idea to 'connect with voters'.

Durga Puja music video featuring Sourav Ganguly coming up soon

18 Sep 2018

Durga Puja music video featuring Sourav Ganguly coming up soon

A Bengali music video on Durga Puja featuring cricket icon Sourav Ganguly along with popular film actresses will be launched soon.

Success of contemporary films inspiring Tollywood to experiment with unexplored-subjects

17 Jun 2018

Success of contemporary films inspiring Tollywood to experiment with unexplored-subjects

The success of contemporary Bengali films in the recent times has inspired directors and actors of Tollywood industry to toy with diverse genres and unexplored subjects.

Documentary on Rituparno selected for New York Indian Film Festival

23 Apr 2018

Documentary on Rituparno selected for New York Indian Film Festival

A documentary film by director Sangeeta Datta on the life and works of National Award-winning auteur Rituparno Ghosh has been selected for screening at the New York Indian Film Festival.

Know all about Rosogolla's invention through Bengali movie

26 Mar 2018

Know all about Rosogolla's invention through Bengali movie

A feature film on the life and times of "Rosogolla" inventor Nobin Chandra Das is set to hit the screens by December this year.

Celebs galore at Kolkata International Film Festival 2017

11 Nov 2017

Celebs galore at Kolkata International Film Festival 2017

The 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival began yesterday. It will last for 8 days from November 10 to November 17.

MEA denies permission to rename West Bengal to Bangla

30 Mar 2017

MEA denies permission to rename West Bengal to Bangla

The Ministry of External Affairs has denied West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's wish to rename the state Bangla. The MEA said it created confusion over its similarity to Bangladesh.

West Bengal: Now just 'Bengal'

03 Aug 2016

West Bengal: Now just 'Bengal'

Mamata Banerjee's state cabinet passed a proposal to rechristen West Bengal to 'Bengal' in English.