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Check out ‘Feluda’ Themed Park in Kolkata!

Kolkata, May 07, 2016: Is Feluda, auteur Satyajit Ray's iconic sleuth, bobbing about on a camel amid the urban jungle of the eastern metropolis? Check...

AirAsia India launches its first flight from Kolkata and Ranchi, plans to hire local talent across posts

Bengaluru, April 15, 2017: AirAsia India, a joint venture between Tata Sons and AirAsia, on Saturday launched its first flight from Kolkata and Ranchi as...

Delicacies of the city of Howrah Bridge possess Infinite Variations and Textures: Read Here!

New Delhi April 12, 2017: Be it the appetising aroma of the Kolkata biryani, the richness of kosha mangsho, simmering bhetki paturi or the amazing...

18th-century St. John’s Church in Kolkata hosts Heritage Walk for Hearing-impaired

Kolkata, March 27, 2017: Sunshine on their shoulders, 30 bright young minds, notwithstanding their hearing-impairment, ambled up to the late 18th-century St. John's Church...

6 places in India where Prostitution is the means of Livelihood for Women

New Delhi, Feb 11, 2017: Prostitution is one of the oldest occupations in India. There are many towns and cities which have particular areas...

Fresh Lease of Life: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose ‘Great Escape’ car to be restored

Kolkata, Sept 07, 2016: Seventy-five years after it ferried Indian revolutionary Netaji Subash Chandra Bose during the first leg of his ‘Great Escape’ from...

Road to Sainthood Started in Small Kosovo Church: Mother Teresa to be canonized by Catholic Church on September 4

LETNICA, KOSOVO, Sept 04, 2016: The world will watch as Mother Teresa - a woman whom the world has come to know as a...

Kolkata celebrates Mother Teresa’s 106th Birth Anniversary

There are no great things, only small things with great love. Happy are those. - Mother Teresa Kolkata, August 26, 2016: Days before she is declared a...

Legend of Bengal School of Painting Dhirendra Nath Brahma passes away in Kolkata

Kolkata, Aug 25, 2016: Celebrated artist Dhirendra Nath Brahma, a legend of the Bengal school of painting, died at a state-run hospital here on...

All India Radio: 415 Stations, 23 Languages, 146 Dialects and counting

August 24, 2016: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday, August 23 launched the "Akashvani Maitree" Channel at a function organised at Raj Bhawan in Kolkata. The...

Accidental Discovery of Hindu Epic Ramayana’s ‘New’ version portrays Sita and Lord Rama more as humans

August 16, 2016: A different version of the integral Hindu epic Ramayana, written by Valmiki has been extracted from a Sanskrit library in Kolkata....

Second International Open Karate Championship 2016 in Kolkata: Read On!

This year in 2016, Karate enthusiasts across the City of Joy, Kolkata, will have something to look forward to!  Dates and venue for the 2nd...

Mahasweta Devi: 90-Year-Old Legendary Writer and Social Activist Dies in Kolkata

Mahasweta Devi is reported to have been suffering from a blood infection, kidney failure, and she had also suffered a heart attack on...

Anthyesti Funeral Services: NRIs can now book funeral services in Bengal online

Anthyesti Funeral Services Private Ltd, has managed 60 cases mid-March and end-June Shruthi Reddy's start-up company provides funeral assistance at four mortuaries in...

Here’s how erstwhile beauty queen Alokananda Roy is reforming the life of convicts in Kolkata

  Alokananda Roy has been using arts as a tool to create hope for prisoners Nigel Akkara, once a dreaded convict is now an...

‘Calcutta To The Caribbean- An Indian Journey’: A Film on heart-rendering Experience of Indian Indenture in Trinidad

Directed by Gideon Hanoomansingh, "Calcutta To The Caribbean- An Indian Journey" is a documentary film tells the history of Indians who went to the...

Rickshaw Pullers Felicitated At Photo Exhibition In Kolkata

Part of a big project "Stone - Being and Becoming", the 14-day exhibition that began on Friday, showcases 15 freeze shots of the hand-pulled...

Changing Times – Presidency University Bids Adieu to its Legacy of Graffiti on Walls

The Hindu College was established in 1817 in the city of Calcutta. It is much later that it came to be known as Presidency...

Hindu Woman forced by Husband and in-laws to adopt Islam and eat Beef in Phulwari, Patna

A Hindu woman filed a complaint in Phulwari region in Patna, claiming that her husband and in laws forced her to convert to Islam...

Independent India’s first Mr Universe, Manohar Aich: His Journey from a coconut vendor to World acclaim

Known as "Pocket Hercules" due to his short stature of 4.11 ft Worked as a physical instructor in the Royal Indian Air Force ...

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