• Mother Teresa's successor dies

    Sister Nirmala, the nun who succeeded Mother Teresa as the head of a charity in the Indian city of Kolkata (Calcutta) dies aged 81.

  • Kolkata-Dhaka-Agartala bus service maiden run hits road block

    The inaugural run of the historic Kolkata Dhaka Agartala bus route turns nightmarish when the bus could not even trundle out of Nabanna from where Chief Minster Mamata Banerjee was to flag it off in the presence of the deputy high commissioner of Bangladesh Zokey Ahad.

  • Bijoya Ray

    Satyajit Ray's wife Bijoya passes away

    Legendary film director Satyajit Ray's wife Bijoya Ray passes away at a nursing home in Kolkata.

  • Trial run of Kolkata-Dhaka-Agartala bus starts

    In a milestone cross-border transport service between Bangladesh and India, trial run of Kolkata-Dhaka-Agartala bus service has kicked off.

  • Indian players celebrate

    Indian cricketers to undergo fitness test in Kolkata

    All players in the Indian cricket team will have to undergo a fitness test on June 06 at Kolkata before leaving for Bangladesh to play a Test and three one-day international matches.

  • Analysis: Why automated traffic signal failed

    A new traffic signal in Dhaka proves to be a disaster as the capital experiences a total breakdown of traffic control this week.

  • Indian public exam topper scores 399 out of 400

    Kolkata, Bangalore and Mumbai share honours as students registered all time high scores in the class X and XII results conducted by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, led by a Kolkata boy who had a near-perfect 99.75 percent in the class XII exam.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Take a look how Shakib did at IPL

    Bangladesh’s top allrounder Shakib Al Hasan could not give his best with the bat and ball for Kolkata Knight Riders after playing only four matches in IPL 2015.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders

    RR, KKR face off in must-win encounter

    The 54th match of IPL 2015 between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders at Brabourne Stadium could well be a contest between Royals' batsmen and Knight Riders' spinners.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Shakib returns to IPL in style

    Bangladesh ace allrounder Shakib Al Hasan returns to Indian Premier League with a splendid performance for Kolkata Knight Riders in their match against Mumbai Indians on May 14, 2015.

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