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  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 19 hours 29 minutes ago

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  • News 360: SC asks government to step up relief operation in flood-hit J&K 20 hours 30 minutes ago

    The Supreme Court has expressed concerns on the rescue and relief operations in the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir. The court has said that the state government must provide basic necessities to flood victims. ...
  • Kolkata: Woman denied entry into restaurant for being rape survivor, FIR filed Yesterday

    Kolkata: In a shocking incident from Kolkata, a woman claimed that she was denied entry into a restaurant for being a rape survivor. The woman alleged that the management of a south Kolkata restaurant turned her out because she was raped. She claimed that the management told her they had...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders hungry to taste CLT20 success Yesterday

    Reigning Indian Premier League champions Kolkata Knight Riders are looking to justify their "reputation" with a good showing in the sixth edition edition of the Champions League Twenty20. "We can always make a comeback (in IPL) when you don't start off well as the tournament is two month long. But CLT20...
  • Delhi to host West Indies ODI on Oct 11, Kolkata on Oct 20 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The revised itinerary of India's home series against the West Indies underwent a few changes with the capital hosting the second ODI on October 11 instead of the one-off T20 which will now be hosted by Cuttack on October 22. Kolkata's Eden Gardens will be hosting the fifth ODI...
  • CAB may invite Asif Iqbal for Eden's 150th year celebrations 4 days ago

    Kolkata: The Cricket Association of Bengal officials are planning to rope in a clutch of former international cricketers including former Pakistan captain Asif Iqbal during an 'International Seminar' in December to commemorate the 150th year of Eden Gardens' inception. As part of its "international" seminar on Eden Gardens 150th year celebrations,...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Morne Morkel ruled out of CLT20 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Kolkata Knight Riders suffered another injury blow before the start of the Champions League Twenty20 season with South African medium-pacer Morne Morkel becoming the third overseas player to be ruled out of the competition due to a shoulder injury. Earlier, Australian batsman Chris Lynn was ruled out post a...
  • Yusuf Pathan aims to make India comeback before World Cup 2015 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Confident of a good showing in the Champions League Twenty20 and the domestic season ahead, all-rounder Yusuf Pathan has said there is enough time before the 2015 World Cup for him to prove his mettle and make a comeback into the Indian team. "The last IPL season was very...
  • Kolkata taxis' indefinite strike from September 18 5 days ago

    Kolkata: Kolkata taxi drivers have decided to go on an indefinite strike from September 18 to protest police "excesses" while demanding a fare hike. To add to the woes of the commuters, transport workers affiliated to eight central trade unions, including the Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU), Indian National Trade...
  • CLT20 on KKR's wish list to complete a double 6 days ago

    They have won the Indian Premier League (IPL) twice, but when it comes to locking horns with the world's best clubs in the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) haven't tasted success anyway near to what they have in the IPL. And the Shah Rukh Khan-owned club will...
  • CLT20: I like to be a mean winner, says Gautam Gambhir 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Winning is all what matters to Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir as he intends to be "mean winner than a polite loser" when the reigning IPL champions take part in the upcoming Champions League Twenty20. "We always take the field thinking that we will win and this time...
  • CLT20: Yusuf Pathan, three others return after training in Bloemfontein 1 week ago

    New Delhi: In their quest to be battle-ready for the upcoming Champions League Twenty20, Kolkata Knight Riders sent four of their players - Yusuf Pathan, Piyush Chawla, Manvinder Bisla and Kuldeep Yadav - to Bloemfontein in South Africa for 15 days of training that included cycling, running and mountaineering. Looking to...
  • Atletico de Kolkata training in high-altitude Spanish town September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Aiming to attain peak fitness ahead of the Indian Super League, Atletico de Kolkata's footballers are putting in the hard yards in a high-altitude province in Spain, where the likes of Luis Garcia, the team's marquee player, are bracing up for the gruelling event. The training module has been...
  • Hand-crafted Gelato to warm cockles of Kolkatans September 7, 2014

    Kolkata: With the introduction of gelatos bearing the smell and fragrance of Florence, a new culinary route can be opened between West Bengal and Italy, the country's Consul Cesare Bieller said on Sunday. Bieller, who will not savour anything but gelato, said that...
  • Non-linear ropeway prototype debuts in Kolkata September 7, 2014

    Kolkata: Commuters in Kolkata may soon travel on a non-linear ropeway - that has the potential to swing its way through the city's skyline dotted with high-rises - the makers, who tout it is the world's first of its kind, said after launching a prototype. The private firm which has developed...
  • Atletico de Kolkata sign up Bangla captain Mamunul September 6, 2014

    Kolkata: Bangaldeshi national team captain Mohammed Mamunul Islam was signed on Saturday by the city ISL franchise Atletico de Kolkata in Dhaka. The central midfielder also leads Bangladesh Premier League champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club and had led the team to IFA Shields final last season. Terming this an important milestone, the...
  • Visva Bharati sexual assault: Women's panel monitoring medical care September 5, 2014

    Kolkata: Social activists and members of the West Bengal Commission for Women Friday expressed satisfaction after reviewing arrangements for medical treatment of the woman student of Visva Bharati University who was allegedly sexually harassed by three students. The girl, who hails from Sikkim, is undergoing treatment at the Burdwan Medical College...
  • I hoped for a longer run in ODIs: Robin Uthappa September 5, 2014

    The Kolkata Knight Riders' wicketkeeper-batsman hopes to impress in the upcoming CLT20 after being ignored for the England tour. ...
  • Coalscam: Court returns CBI's charge sheet September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI has got a jolt in the Coal blocks allocation scam probe as a special court has "returned" its charge sheet in a case involving a Kolkata-based company, saying it has failed to give any plausible explanation on its queries and reasons for dropping four accused from it. The...
  • Indian Super League: Complete fixtures September 3, 2014

    Atletico de Kolkata will take on Mumbai City FC in the opening game of the Indian Super League's first season at the historic Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata on Sunday, October 12. IMG-Reliance on Wednesday announced the fixtures for the much-anticipated inaugural edition, featuring eight clubs, 61 games spread across 70 days....
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 3, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor September 3, 2014

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  • Kolkata: Fire in Chatterjee International building near Park Street, no casualties September 2, 2014

    Kolkata: Fire broke out on the 15th and 16th floor of the landmark Chatterjee International building near Park Street in Kolkata on Tuesday morning. Ten to fifteen fire tenders had been rushed to the spot to rescue the trapped people. The fire reportedly took place due to a short circuit. Since...
  • United Bank of India declares Vijay Mallya as wilful defaulter September 1, 2014

    New Delhi: State-run United Bank of India on Monday became the first lender to declare debt-ridden Kingfisher Airlines and its promoter Vijay Mallya as wilful defaulters. "We have declared Vijay Mallya and three other directors of Kingfisher Airlines as wilful defaulters," United Bank of India Executive Director Deepak Narang told PTI. The...
  • Martins, Joaquim star as East Bengal down Mohun Bagan 3-1 August 31, 2014

    Kolkata: Ranti Martins struck a double to help defending champions East Bengal prevail over arch rivals Mohun Bagan 3-1 in the season's first derby on Sunday. The Nigerian, who switched from United SC, gave East Bengal a 13th minute lead from a controversial penalty before completing scoring another a grounded header...
  • Modi government believes in selling out nation: Mamata August 29, 2014

    Kolkata: Accusing Narendra Modi government of trying to sell out the nation to foreign powers by allowing FDI in various sectors, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said any global economic downturn in future would have severe implications on the Indian economy. "My priority lies with the masses and...
  • Saradha chit fund scam: A year on, duped investors remain penniless August 29, 2014

    Kolkata: Agony, despondency, exasperation and anger. The emotions in West Bengal's countryside remain pretty much the same as they were a year ago when Saradha Group went bust. While the company's bosses Sudipta Sen, Debjani Mukherjee and Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh are in custody, duped investors have nothing. Most...