Bengal hockey bigwig and former Olympian Gurbux Singh is quite optimistic over news that Kolkatas SAI complex will finally have the much-awaited Astroturf laid out sometime in the middle of this year.
At a time when the coaches of the countrys I-League clubs flatly shot down chief national coach Bob Houghtons advice of not playing popular players in local leagues...
Call it an after-effect of the global financial meltdown,or the fast-increasing tendency to knock off Pakistani names off the roster.
Police arrested 28-year-old Sudam Chakraborty,who had duped several people by posing as a senior manager of Google India,on Monday.
Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi has urged heads of schools and teachers to prepare students in a way that they do not look for short term achievements and instead focus on long term goals.
A day after clash between local CPM and RSP workers which had left 17 people injured in Basanti in South 24 Parganas,police arrested three people on Monday.
With no immediate relief in sight,Primary Teachers Training Institute students have called off their hungerstrike.
Acting on a tip-off,a Criminal Investigation Department team arrested four Bangladesh nationals...
Clashes between students owing allegiance to Trinamool and the Students Federation of India were reported at the Behala College...
Owing to dense fog,the Howrah and Sealdah-bound Rajdhani Express were delayed by more than 12 hours on Monday.
Mayor Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya is unhappy that in spite of his dictum to Kolkata police to remove all the illegal structures from the city roads and footpaths there has been no visible difference.
After mentioning clearly about the imposition of water service charge in 2008 budget of Kolkata Municipal Corporation...
The Left Front government in the state,which has faced criticism from Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi on several occasions,wants a person of its choice as the next occupant at Raj Bhavan.
This week,the state government is planning to file a fresh petition in the Calcutta High Court urging for the extension of the deadline on the ban on two-stroke auto-rickshaws that came into effect from January 1.
The families in the Khiddirpore dock area,who lost their breadwinners in Sundays hooch tragedy,are preparing for a funeral.
The CPM has accused the Trinamool of unleashing silent terror among villagers in Nandigram.
The number of deaths following the consumption of spurious liquor continued to rise in Kolkata with seven more deaths reported on Monday.
In view of Centres decision to set up a NSG hub in Kolkata,the state government is in the process of identifying two plots,where the elite commandoes could be stationed and trained.
Amid high voter turnout,the much-hyped by-elections at Nandigram in East Midnapore passed peacefully on Monday.
As many as 34 people were injured,one of them seriously,when a bus plunged into Bantala Bazar canal in South 24 Parganas on Sunday.