• Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018
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University in Kolkata offers Harry Potter...

University in Kolkata offers Harry Potter...

D2

Tue, Oct 30 2018

The course attempts to serve as a breather from the orthodox law school curriculum

Fire at Kolkata Medical College, 250...

Fire at Kolkata Medical College, 250...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 3 2018

The fire began in the building that houses the pharmacy, around 8am on Wednesday

Bomb kills child, injures 9 in...

Bomb kills child, injures 9 in...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Eyewitnesses described a 'powerful explosion' to local media and said that it shattered the windows...

Rescue teams searching rubble after...

Rescue teams searching rubble after...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Yet it was not known if there were casualties

Bangla is our hard-earned brand

Bangla is our hard-earned brand

Opinion

Tue, Jul 31 2018

The renaming of West Bengal to Bangla will unleash a world of confusion

‘Bangladesh, India have failed to ensure...

‘Bangladesh, India have failed to ensure...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Tapoti Bhowmick, secretary of Kolkata-based rights group Sanlaap, talks about the current challenges...

Envoy: PM Hasina’s India visit very...

Envoy: PM Hasina’s India visit very...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's last week visit to West Bengal has been very successful in

PM Hasina to meet the press...

PM Hasina to meet the press...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 29 2018

The briefing will be held at Ganabhaban Wednesday afternoon

PM Hasina, Modi inaugurate Bangladesh...

PM Hasina, Modi inaugurate Bangladesh...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, May 25 2018

The building houses a museum highlighting Indo-Bangla relations and Tagore’s association to...

No progress in Teesta water-sharing...

No progress in Teesta water-sharing...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 23 2018

'You'll come to know about the signing of the deal in due time,' the foreign minister tells...

Hasina, Modi, Mamata to meet at Shantiniketan...

Hasina, Modi, Mamata to meet at Shantiniketan...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, May 21 2018

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister...

Kolkata racket sent packaged carcass...

Kolkata racket sent packaged carcass...

Around the Web

Tue, May 1 2018

Dead animals from dump yards were being picked up, processed and sold around the region, police

Kashmir: Heaven on earth

Kashmir: Heaven on earth

Arts & Letters

Wed, Apr 18 2018

A travelogue

PM: Bangladesh's LDC graduation a slap...

PM: Bangladesh's LDC graduation a slap...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 19 2018

Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated a month-long solo art exhibition of world-renowned artist Shahabuddin Ahmed...

Veteran Indian actor Supriya Devi dies...

Veteran Indian actor Supriya Devi dies...

Showtime

Fri, Jan 26 2018

The 83-year-old film star died of a cardiac arrest

Another Volvo bus added to Agartala-Dhaka-Kolkata...

Another Volvo bus added to Agartala-Dhaka-Kolkata...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jan 14 2018

The bus carried 28 passengers in its first journey

Coastal shipping boosts Bangladesh-India...

Coastal shipping boosts Bangladesh-India...

Commerce

Sat, Dec 23 2017

The total trade volume between the two neighbours stood at $7.5 billion in 2016-17

A different voice in a different...

A different voice in a different...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Dec 11 2017

One of Elias's best short stories in translation

Actor Paoli Dam ties the knot

Actor Paoli Dam ties the knot

Showtime

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Dam made her Bollywood debut back in 2012 with "Hate Story"

Are the Chapainawabganj militants the...

Are the Chapainawabganj militants the...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Kolkata police have recently sought information from Bangladeshi law enforcement agencies regarding three...

Bangladeshi blogger ‘hit list’ revealed...

Bangladeshi blogger ‘hit list’ revealed...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 23 2017

The militants, who have links with Ansar-al-Islam, made a new hit list of Bangladeshi bloggers whom they...