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Sex workers to wear chef's cap this Durga Puja

They will be trained by the fisheries department in West Bengal.

03 Sep 2017 1:20 PM

Females in India nearly 40 times more likely to die after assault as their US peers

The researchers drew on information submitted to Indian trauma database.

01 Sep 2017 4:27 PM

Drunk Kolkata woman kisses cop after midnight misfortune

College Street resident creates quite a stir for trying to forcefully kiss a constable after swerving her car into a railing.

27 Jul 2017 6:33 PM

Zumba celebration in India with 8 city tour

Sucheta Pal has become the first Indian to be the Zumba Global Brand Ambassador.

03 Jul 2017 5:50 PM

Future Group eyes fashion business expansion to Rs 12,000 cr

Future Group was also planning a second Central store at the famous Metro cinema building in Kolkata.

24 Jun 2017 7:10 PM


India's 1st under-river metro tunnel to be completed next week

The under-river tunnel is a crucial link for the Railway's 16.6-km long East-West Metro project in Kolkata.

28 May 2017 6:29 PM

Kolkata: Fire breaks out in a coffee shop at Park Street

Five tenders were pressed into service to bring the blaze under control.

16 May 2017 1:07 PM

2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup: Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata to host final

The two semifinals will be held in Navi Mumbai's DY Patil Stadium and Indira Gandhi Athletics Stadium in Guwahati.

27 Mar 2017 4:52 PM

Why humans can recognise faces and read?

The findings decipher the mechanism that lets humans reading this text, recognising faces, enjoying colours, say the scientists.

12 Mar 2017 10:05 AM

Kolkata: Student held for circulating morphed photos of woman on social media

Two mobile phones, SIM cards and memory cards have been seized from him from which the crime was committed.

10 Feb 2017 10:15 AM


Kolkata to soon have women taxi drivers

The drivers are people from the lower strata of society and will be trained in armed combat for their safety

10 Jan 2017 7:06 PM

INS Betwa’s tumble: Where does the fault lie?

INS Betwa is a product of GRSE Kolkata and not that of Mazagon Dock.

13 Dec 2016 1:44 AM

Kolkata: Temperature drops to season’s lowest

The icy north-westerly wind blowing into the city from the Himalayas further lowered the temperature.

11 Dec 2016 2:35 AM

Kolkata wins award for tackling climate change

One significant aspect of this project is that ragpickers are part of it and it also involves 100 percent door to door collection.

02 Dec 2016 2:33 PM