Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:50
Residents of this eastern metropolis will get a breather in the sweltering heat at Kolkata`s first air-conditioned bus stop, slated to be inaugurated next week, a municipal official said Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 15:13
A 30-year-old youth was killed when the part of a balcony of a three-storeyed dilapidated building collapsed on him in the northern part of the city today.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 13:02
Low-cost carrier SpiceJet Friday said it will launch a flight service from Kolkata to Kathmandu, connecting West Bengal's tourist hotspot Bagdogra, from next month.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 16:56
A minor fire caused a scare in the state-run NRS Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 22:57
West Bengal Tuesday celebrated the birth centenary of Jyoti Basu - one of the most revered Indian politicians and the state`s former chief minister - with blood donation camps, seminars and cultural programmes.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 14:29
Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, who was admitted to a private nursing home after suffering a cerebral stroke, will be discharged soon, a doctor said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 16:34
West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Friday demitted office and left for Chennai along with his wife Padmini.
Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 11:07
Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani will visit Kolkata to attend the annual convocation of the Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 22:56
A Bangladeshi national, suspected to be an Indian Mujahideen operative and involved in the 2010 German Bakery blast in Pune, was arrested and sent to police custody.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 12:06
A rickshaw `walla` has set out on a daring 3,000-km expedition from Kolkata to the famous Khardung La pass in Ladakh, which has one of the world`s highest motorable road.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 08:23
West Bengal Police on Thursday arrested an Indian Mujahideen terrorist suspected to have been involved in the 2010 German Bakery blast.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 23:58
Train services in Kolkata Metro were affected on Wednesday night for an hour after a crack was noticed in the rail track in one station, Metro Rail officials said.
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