KOLKATA

  • Nun gangrape case: Process of investigation is very slow, says Archbishop March 17, 2015

    Archbishop of Kolkata has questioned the slow pace of investigation in the nun gangrape case. "Process of investigation is very slow. Its been 48 hours and not a single arrest has been made. My appeal is that these culprits are arrested and justice should be granted," said the Archbishop. ...
  • Archbishop Thomas D'Souza condemns rape of nun, says protest a spontaneous outburst March 16, 2015

    Archbishop of Kolkata Thomas D'Souza condemned the rape of a 71-year-old nun at the convent school in Nadia district and said that the protest was a spontaneous outburst of the locals as District Administration failed to arrest the accused. He also criticised the vandalisation of church in Haryana. ...
  • Travellers from Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata react to Rail budget 2015 February 26, 2015

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu played safe in his maiden Budget refusing to take the populist route of announcing a large number of new trains but also failed to take measures to increase the earnings of the public transporter by not increasing the passenger fare. ...
  • Watch: Life and work of Mother Taresa February 24, 2015

    A glimpse of the rich legacy left behind by Mother Teresa at the Nirmal Hriday ashram in Kolkata where Mother Teresa spent 17 years of her life. ...
  • Campus Calling: Ensure policies in Budget are implemented, say IIM Kolkata students February 19, 2015

    IIM kolkata students feel that there were a lot of policies that were declared but not enough information was given regarding their implementation. "I'd like to know how these policies are actually going to get implemented so that investors can plan in advance and work their way out," says a...
  • Bengaluru blast: Are SIMI suspects behind the terror? December 29, 2014

    After the low intensity blast in Bengaluru, the Home Ministry says it was a terror attack but has no information on who is behind it. However, according to the sources, there are clear similarities with the Pune and Roorkee blast which was carried out by the 5 absconding terrorists of...
  • Bengaluru blast: How safe are our metros? December 29, 2014

    After the low intensity blast in Bengaluru, a high alert has been sounded in the national capital. The intelligence agencies have asked the Delhi police to beef up security in busiest streets and adjoining areas. ...
  • Kolkata's love for new champions in the Indian Super League December 23, 2014

    Atletico de Kolkata beat Kerala Blasters FC 1-0 in stoppish time to clinch the first Indian Super League title on Saturday. ...
  • ISL: Victorious Atletico de Kolkata return home December 21, 2014

    Mohammed Rafique scored in the dying stages of the game to give Atletico de Kolkata 1-0 win over Kerala Blasters FC in the final of the Indian Super League. ...
  • Rafique's late winner give Atletico de Kolkata the inaugral ISL title December 20, 2014

    Mohammed Rafique scored in the dying stages of the game to give Atletico de Kolkata 1-0 win over Kerala Blasters FC in the final of the Indian Super League. ...
  • ISL: History in the making as Kerala Blasters take on Atletico de Kolkata December 20, 2014

    Tendulkar's Kerala Blasters take on Ganguly's Atletico de Kolkata in the Indian Super League final at the DY Patil Stadium here on Saturday. ...
  • ISL: Kerala Blasters' fans excited ahead of finale December 20, 2014

    The DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai will witness history being made as the finalists Atletico de Kolkata and Kerala Blasters FC will be up against each other for an appetizing summit clash. ...
  • Hume can score goals, Kerala Blasters are a good side: Saurav Ganguly December 20, 2014

    Former India captain, Sourav Ganguly is of the opinion that Ian Hume has the abilty to score goals that can make Kerela Blasters a dangerous side in the final of the Indian Super League. ...
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata take on Kerala Blasters in the final December 19, 2014

    Both teams had contrasting wins in the double legged semis. Kolkata beat FC Goa on penalties after the two legs ended 0-0 while Kerala defeated Chennaiyin FC 4-3 on aggregate. ...
  • ISL: This is the biggest final in history of Indian football, says David James December 19, 2014

    Kerala Blasters coach feels that the world media is interested in Indian Super League final and no one really expected that ISL will be such a big hit. ...
  • Watch: How safe are schools in Kolkata December 18, 2014

    The Abhinav Bharati High school in Kolkata has no guards standing outside its main gate. But one has to sign a register before entering the school premises stating one's details. ...
  • ISL: Zico magic keeps Goa alive; great crowd support boosts ISL December 2, 2014

    Zico is the man behind FC Goa's brilliant turnaround as they look for a spot in semis; ISL so far has received great crowd support. ...
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata win Eastern derby November 19, 2014

    Luis Garcia fired in a stunning header in the second-half to help Atletico de Kolkata end their four-match winless run by registering a 1-0 win over NorthEast United FC. ...
  • Saradha scam probe: Kunal Ghosh attempts suicide inside Presidency jail in Kolkata November 14, 2014

    In a twist to the Saradha scam probe, suspended TMC MP Kunal Ghosh attempted suicide inside Presidency jail in Kolkata three days after threatening to take that extreme step in an open court. Mamata Banerjee has suspended the jail superintendent, the doctor who was attending to Ghosh as well as...
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata held at home by Chennaiyin FC November 14, 2014

    Leaders Atletico de Kolkata and Chennaiyin FC played out an entertaining goalless draw on Friday. ...
  • Former cricketers laud Rohit Sharma's historic feat November 13, 2014

    Arjuna Ranatunga and Adam Gilchrist joined others in praising Rohit for his record-breaking knock of 264 against Sri Lanka in the 4th ODI. ...
  • FC Pune City snap Atletico de Kolkata's unbeaten run in ISL November 7, 2014

    Dudu Omagbemi and Konstantinos Katsouranis struck either side of the break as FC Pune City capped an outstanding 3-1 away win against Atletico de Kolatka to snap the league leaders unbeaten run in the ISL. ...
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata outplay hosts NorthEast United FC 2-0 October 16, 2014

    Ten-man Atletico de Kolkata continued their impressive performance in the ISL, winning their second consecutive match, beating hosts NorthEast United FC 2-0. ...
  • ISL: Young stars bask in the limelight October 16, 2014

    Atletico de Kolkata goalkeeper Subhasish Roy Chowdhury's stunning show helped his side to register a convincing 3-0 win over Mumbai City. ...
  • ISL: Future matches going to be more exciting October 13, 2014

    After a glittering opening ceremony and exciting first match, CNN-IBN's panel of experts feel that next games would be more exciting. ...
  • ISL aims to develop Indian football at grassroot level: Nita Ambani October 12, 2014

    The tournament's founding chairperson said that the franchises are also focusing more on the development of football at the grassroot level. ...
  • Indian football breaks free with Indian Super League October 12, 2014

    Indian football will get a fillip on Sunday as the ambitious Indian Super League kicks off with a glittering opening ceremony at the Salt Lake Stadium. ...
  • Get Set Goal: Kolkata all set for the Indian Super League kick off October 10, 2014

    The tournament starts on Sunday at the Salt Lake Stadium with Atletico de Kolkata taking on the Mumbai City FC. ...
  • Mumbai City FC gear up for ISL opener against Atletico de Kolkata October 8, 2014

    As Mumbai City FC take on Atletico de Kolkata on Sunday, former Arsenal star Freddie Ljungberg who will play for Mumbai said his team is in good form. ...
  • Kolkata: Durga Puja festival comes to an end with immersion of the idols of Goddess Durga October 4, 2014

    Bengal's four-day-long extravaganza, the Durga Puja festival, came to an end on Saturday with immersion of the idols of Goddess Durga and her progeny as people celebrated Vijaya Dasami. ...