Tag: Kolkata

Paresh Rawal
Kolkata Police summon Paresh Rawal for 'anti-Bengal' comments

Rawal has been asked to be present at the Taltala police station by 2 p.m. on December 12.

  • Wednesday, 07 December 2022
Calcutta High Court
Haunted Calcutta HC premises: Ghostbuster team seeks nod to spend night

The founder of DoS, Devraj Sanyal, told IANS that his team made an appeal on this count to the office of the Registrar General of Calcutta High Court, Uday Kumar, almost two months back.

  • Wednesday, 09 November 2022
Biju Patnaiks Dakota to reach Odisha soon
Biju Patnaik's Dakota aircraft to be transported to Odisha soon from Kolkata

Efforts to transport the aircraft to Odisha were made in the last two years, too, and tender was also floated for the initiative, but the COVID-19 pandemic stalled the plan, a senior official said.

  • Saturday, 22 October 2022
Enforcement Directorate
App fraud: Rs 1.6 cr cash, bitcoins worth Rs 7 cr recovered from Amir Khan's aide

With this fresh recovery, the total seizure by ED and Kolkata Police reached Rs 141.47 crore.

  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
Mamata Banerjee Dances To Tribal Song At Durga Puja Carnival In Kolkata

In this video, watch West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee matching steps with a group of tribal dancers at the grand carnival in Kolkata as part of Durga Puja celebrations.

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  • Sunday, 09 October 2022
Gandhi As Asura?
Mahatma Gandhi Lookalike Asura Idol At Kolkata Puja Pandal Sparks Row, Gets Makeover After Complaint

A Durga Puja pandal in Kolkata depicted the Mahisasura idol (demon) with an appearance similar to that of Mahatma Gandhi.

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  • Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Durga statues by Bandhu Mahal Club in Baguiati shining in gold
Durga Puja 2022: Man presumed dead, reunites with family after 15 years

73-year-old patriarch, missing for over 15 years now and presumed dead, had been found near Kolkata, nearly 1,200 km away.

  • Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Mahishasura idol resembling Mahatma Gandhi modified in Kolkata
Mahishasura idol resembling Mahatma Gandhi modified in Kolkata

Meanwhile, a complaint has been filed against Goswami at the local Kasba Police Station.

  • Monday, 03 October 2022
‘Maa Tujhe Salaam’
Kolkata Durga Puja Pandal Is Doing Something Special

Ahead of the much-awaited Durga Puja, this Kolkata pandal came up with something unexpected.

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  • Wednesday, 28 September 2022
Durga Puja 2022
Durga Puja fervour blooms as sculptors switch gears to finish idol making

Preparations for Durga Puja are in full swing as festival inches further closer. Artisans across the country are busy giving finishing touches to idols of Maa Durga that will be installed at various puja pandals. For them, designing and moulding the clay statues with finesse is the only and best way available to them to express the grandeur of Goddess.

  • Friday, 23 September 2022
Durga Puja 2022
COVID on the wane: India gears up for grandest Durga Puja

Festivities are set to make a grand comeback this Durga Puja after a two-year hiatus. Devotees across the country are geared up to bring back the revelry which had disappeared post outbreak of an uninvited pandemic. Here’s a glimpse into the preparations underway for Dussehra.

  • Monday, 12 September 2022
Gujarat ATS, DRI seize heroin worth Rs 200 cr at Kolkata port
Gujarat ATS, DRI seize heroin worth Rs 200 cr at Kolkata port

The DGP said that based on the information, a ATS team with DRI Jamnagar team were sent to Kolkata, where during the inspection it found some 12 gear boxes with white marks on it.

  • Saturday, 10 September 2022
Lady professor slut-shamed, forced to resign for posting ‘bikini pictures’ on Instagram

According to sources, the lady professor is the former student of the same institute. She did her BA in English from there and went to do her MA from Jadavpur University. Later, she attended a European University for her doctorate.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
Scindia inaugurates direct flight between Jabalpur, Kolkata
Scindia inaugurates direct flight between Jabalpur, Kolkata

Spicejet will be operating daily flights and deploy its Q400,78-seater turbo prop aircraft designed for shorter distance flights on the route.

  • Friday, 22 July 2022
Woman raped
Shocking! Police offer Rs 1,000 to rape victim to hush up case in Kolkata

The incident was even more shocking as the bribe was offered by certain officers of a women police station under Kolkata Police.

  • Friday, 15 July 2022