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    1st river-borne shipment of food items begins journey to India

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on March 17, 2021

    The maiden river-borne shipment of food products from the country to India began its journey from Narsingdi to Kolkata on Tuesday marking the golden jubilee...

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    Injured tiger more dangerous: Mamata

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:00am on March 15, 2021

    West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee who led a road show in Kolkata on a wheelchair on Sunday said an injured tiger gets more dangerous,...

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    At least 9 people, including 4 firemen, killed in Kolkata fire

    Online Desk | Updated at 10:50am on March 09, 2021

    At least nine people were killed in a fire that broke out in an office building in central Kolkata’s Strand Road on Monday evening, reports...

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    Shakib back in KKR, Rajasthan pick Mustafiz

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:30pm on February 18, 2021

    Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and pacer Mustafizur Rahman will again take part in the cash rich franchise tournament Indian Premier League after both got...

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    Anisuzzaman’s birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2021

    Today is the 84th anniversary of birth of the late national professor Anisuzzaman, who was born on February 18, 1937 in Kolkata, West Bengal, British...

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    Mujib recalled at Brigade Parade Ground in Kolkata

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:33am on February 08, 2021

    Information minister Hasan Mahmud has handed over crests of honour to a number of Indian citizens who were recognised with the ‘Freedom Fighter Friendship Award’...

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    Nonajoler Kabbo wins NETPAC Award at Kolkata Int’l Film Fest

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:52pm on January 16, 2021

    Director Rezwan Shahriar Sumit’s maiden feature film Nonajoler Kabbo (The Salt in Our Waters) won the prestigious NETPAC Award at the 26th Kolkata International Film...

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    Tributes pour in for India's acting legend Soumitra

    Agence France-Presse. Kolkata | Updated at 06:46pm on November 16, 2020

    Legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been hailed as one of Indian cinema's leading lights after his death at the age of 85 from health complications...

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    Legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee dies

    Culture Desk | Updated at 01:26pm on November 15, 2020

    Legendary Indian actor Soumitra Chatterjee, famed for his work with Oscar-winning director Satyajit  Ray, died on Monday from complications related to COVID-19, according to media...

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    Warner powers Hyderabad to play-offs, Kolkata out

    Agence France-Presse. Dubai | Updated at 10:07am on November 04, 2020

    Skipper David Warner struck an unbeaten 85 as Sunrisers Hyderabad sealed the final play-off spot in the Indian Premier League with a 10-wicket win over...