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  • As it happened: Pune Warriors v Kolkata Knight Riders, Game 56, IPL 6 May 9, 2013

    Live updates from Game 56 of IPL 6 between Pune Warriors and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium in Pune. Pune Warriors India innings: End of match PWI 106 in 19.3 overs: L Balaji sends Bhuvneshwar Kumar's off stump for a walk with the first ball. Off...
  • MS Dhoni fined for slow over rate April 29, 2013

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was today fined after his side maintained a slow over rate during their Pepsi IPL match against Kolkata Knight Riders. At the end of the match, Chennai Super Kings were assessed to be two overs behind the required rate after allowances were taken...
  • Kolkata bracing up to felicitate IPL winners KKR May 28, 2012

    Kolkata: Indian Premier League champion Kolkata Knight Riders coowned by Bollywood heartthrob Shah Rukh Khan will be accorded a grand reception with offerings of sweets, cakes, jewellery and songs at the end of a 6km long victory parade in Kolkata on Tuesday. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee...
  • Kolkata gears up for Durga Puja September 27, 2011

    Kolkata: It is Mahalaya on Tuesday, the day that formally marks the beginning of the Durga Puja. It is that time of the year again when the Durga Puja fever grips Kolkata for days. A community of more than 400 artisans in Kumartuli has been giving final touches to the...
  • Cracks in windscreen, plane makes priority landing September 18, 2011

    Kolkata: A Port BlairKolkata Air India flight made a priority landing in Sunday after its wind screen developed cracks shortly before touching down, airport sources said. Air India's flight AI788 with 59 passengers on board took off from Port Blair on scheduled time at 8.15 am. But shortly before landing at...
  • Kolkata experiences major power crisis April 20, 2009

    Kolkata: Entire Kolkata remained in dark for hours on Sunday evening after the Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC) system crashed following a major fault. Underground metro services came to a halt, hospitals went off power and water pumping stations did not function, compounding the woes of the people as a sweltering...
  • Shah Rukh turns 43 | Wish him | Gift a bouquet November 2, 2008

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan celebrated his 43rd birthday on Sunday along with his family and close friends at his suburban bungalow Mannat. The actor is presently busy with the post production of his home production Billo Barber, which is to be released next year, Aditya Chopra's Rab Ne Bana...
  • Despite ban, Kol Book Fair fixes date with fans February 4, 2008

    Kolkata: After months of uncertainty, the Kolkata Book Fair will now be held in March, not in Park Circus Maidan but the Salt Lake stadium. A week after the Calcutta High Court banned the international book fair at the Park Circus Maidan, the government has wrested the proprietorship of an alternate...