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Kolkata is a living character in my late Kolkata, Dec 30 (IBNS) For a Calcuttan living in Kolkata, a lot remains undiscovered and unspoken about, some of which were brought up in a discussion headed by Kunal Basu in a literary 'adda' in South City's Starmark outlet on Monday, where his new novel was released. Images by Subhodeep Sardar/IBNS 30-Dec-2015
Kolkata celebrates Christmas People celebrated Christmas in Kolkata on Friday (Dec 25, 2015). The centre of attraction in the city was Park Street. The street is decked up with lights and it will remain till the 31st of December. Images by Sounak Choudhury/IBNS. 26-Dec-2015
PM Modi visits Pakistan Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday (Dec 25, 2015) visited Pakistan and met his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif. 25-Dec-2015
Christmas in Kolkata While Christmas is the last of the big festivities that the people of Kolkata experiences since it comes at the fag end of the year, the tide of merry-making crashes abundantly against the Yule in a city known for its Christmas celebrations and the presence of an Anglo-Indian community still. Many things have changed over the years and many traditions remained the same. IBNS lensman Subhodeep Sardar captures glimpses of Park Street, New Market and other Christmas celebration hubs of Kolkata 25-Dec-2015
Narendra Modi arrives at Kabul The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi arrives at Kabul, in Afghanistan on December 25, 2015. 25-Dec-2015
Kolkata's "Bagicha" restaurantis hosting a Kebab Festival on the occasion of Christmas and New Year. Images by Sounak Choudhury/IBNS. 25-Dec-2015
PM Modi arrives in Moscow Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Moscow on Wednesday (Dec 23, 2015). 24-Dec-2015
Sonakshi Sinha grooves to beats of her m Mumbai, Dec 23 (IBNS): We have seen her acting, dancing and even doodling, but this time Sonakshi Sinha has gone one step ahead and have recorded her single debut, Aaj Mood Ishqholic Hai, which is produced by music baron Bhushan Kumar. 24-Dec-2015
Taj Vivanta opens in Guwahati Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi addresses the inaugural function to mark the opening of Vivanta by Taj in Guwahati on December 23, 2015. 24-Dec-2015
Bappi Lahiri rocks Barbeque Nation Popular musician Bappi Lahiri brought back the Golden Era of discos at Barbeque Nation in Kolkata's Park Street area with 'Bollywood Disco Carnival'. Lahiri will groove with customers and guests at the popular food joint to kick-start the event. Images by IBNS 23-Dec-2015
I have not said anything that I should a Shahrukh Khan and Kajol on Tuesday (Dec 22, 2015) promoted their recently released film Dilwale in Kolkata and addressed a press conference at the Taj Bengal Hotel. Images by Sounak Choudhury 23-Dec-2015
Jet Airways shuttle bus hits Air India a A Jet Airways shuttle bus crashed into an Air India aircraft (ATR- Kolkata to Silchar in Assam), which was parked at Bay no. 32 in Kolkata's Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport (NSCBI- CCU), around 6:30 am. on Tuesday. Few parts of the aircraft and bus were damaged due to the accident, but no one was seriously hurt. Airport Authority of India has started a probe into the incident. The driver of the bus- Momin Ali- has been detained and he is being interrogated. Images by IBNS. 22-Dec-2015
Soumitra Chatterjee launches Priyonkar D Oxford Book Store, Kolkata on Saturday (Dec 19, 2015) hosted the book launch of ''The Speaking Ghost of Rajpur', a coming of age-tale of adventure and romance and a strange case of a speaking ghost by Priyonkar Dasgupta. The book was released by legendary award winning actor Soumitra Chatterjee and national award winning lyricist and director Anindya Chatterjee. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 21-Dec-2015
Sand Art created on the Goa beach for IS Goa is ready for the Football Carnival on Dec 20, when FC Goa take on Chennaiyin FC for the coveted Hero Indian Super League trophy and a massive structure 20ft (W) and 4 ft (H), made of Sand has been created at the entrance of Candolim Beach Portraying the two teams battling out in the final. 21-Dec-2015
Casa Kitchen to host a Mexo-Italiana Foo Kolkata, Dec 20 (IBNS): Keeping in mind the upcoming festive season, Kolkata based restaurants are gearing up to offer some unique delicacies to the food lovers of the city. Casa Kitchen is all set to organise a twelve day long Mexo-Italiana Food Festival, a food festival that will merge Italian and Mexican delicacies. 20-Dec-2015
MLTR gears up for performing in Kolkata International band MLTR addressed a press conference at Someplace Else in Kolkata on Wednesday (Dec 16, 2015) ahead of its performance in the city on Thursday (Dec 17, 2015). Images: IBNS 17-Dec-2015
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's grand-niece The grand-niece & grand-nephew of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Madhuri Bose and Chandra Bose call on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on Wednesday (Dec 16, 2015). 16-Dec-2015
Tarun Gogoi calls on the Prime Minister The Chief Minister of Assam, Tarun Gogoi calls on the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on December 16, 2015. 16-Dec-2015
Krishna Chaturvedi , Ruhi Singh promote Mumbai, Dec 16 (IBNS) Actors Ruhi Singh and Krishna Chaturvedi, who will be next seen in Sameer Sippy’s ‘Ishq Forever’, a rom-com about a boy and a girl who meet on a journey, promoted their upcoming film at a Christmas event held at the Willingdon Catholic Gymkhana. 16-Dec-2015
Gorgeous Kalki flaunts diamond jewellery Gurgaon, Dec 16 (IBNS) Forevermark, the diamond brand with a promise of beauty, rarity and responsible sourcing, in association with PC Jeweller came together to celebrate an evening of glitz and glamour. 16-Dec-2015
India-Japan Business Leaders Forum The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and the Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Shinzo Abe in a one-on-one meeting before the start of India-Japan Business Leaders Forum, in New Delhi on December 12, 2015. 12-Dec-2015
Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, Hemant Kanoria pa Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, Founder, Managing Director and CEO, Bandhan Bank, Hemant Kanoria, Chairman and Managing Director, SREI Infrastructure Finance Ltd. and Bikram Dasgupta, Founder and Executive Chairman, Globsyn Group presented an interesting evening to the people of Kolkata on Thursday (Dec 10, 2015) at the Globsyn Annual Lecture Series on the theme ‘Vision for Emerging India’, the Group’s annual signature event for 2015. 12-Dec-2015
British Council Kolkata hosts discussion The British Council in Kolkata hosted a panel discussion on literature- "Neither Fish nor Fowl: The Poet-Novelist or Novelist-Poet"- on Tuesday (Dec 8, 2015). The programme was a part of the 6th University of East Anglia Creative Writing Workshop, supported by the British Council and Kolkata Literary Meet. Eminent authors Adam Foulds, Anjum Hasan and Amit Chaudhuri took part in the conversation with British Council East India's Director Sujata Sen. Images by IBNS 10-Dec-2015
Abir Chatterjee pledges support towards Actor Abir Chatterjee and Director Arindam Sil on Dec 3, came forward in support of cloth manufacturer Turtle's latest humanitarian campaign in association with Concern India Foundation, 'IDroppedMyClothes', where the old clothes were donated to the poor. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS. 09-Dec-2015
Novotel set to entice food lovers this C December brings in the joy of Yuletide, and to captivate the food lover's attention, Novotel launched their new Christmas menu, here on Tuesday (Dec 8). The price starts at Rs. 2200 (plus taxes) for a couple. Images by Subhodeep Sardar/IBNS. 09-Dec-2015
Rajat Kapoor's 'Macbeth' comes to Kolkat Macbeth, one of Shakespeare's tragedies about a brave soldier turning into a tyrant in the lust for continued dominance received a new twist as Bollywood actor and director Rajat Kapoor served it fresh to the people of Kolkata on Friday, here at the GD Birla Sabhaghar.'What is done is done' is a modern take on the age old play, with Ranvir Shorey, Kalki Koechlin, Vinay Pathak and Tillotama Shome dishing out strong performances. Images by Subhodeep Sardar/IBNS 07-Dec-2015
The star studded premier of the much awa The star studded premier of the much awaited movie "Mon Churi" at Priya Cinema Hall in Kolkata was held on Friday(Dec 4,2015). Images by Sounak Choudhury/IBNS. 05-Dec-2015
IAF continues rescue and relief in Tamil Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft and helicopters in action at Air Force Station Tambaram, near Chennai as part of Human Assistance Disaster Relief provided by the IAF to flood affected areas in Tamil Nadu. 04-Dec-2015
Arup Raha attends Indian Air Force Leade Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha (sitting in centre) during Indian Air Force Leadership Seminar held at Air Force Auditorium, Subroto Park, New Delhi on Thursday (Dec 3, 2015). 04-Dec-2015
IAF airlifts stranded people from flodd- Stranded people airlifted from Tambaram air base, near Chennai following heavy rains, de-boarding an Indian Air Force aircraft at Air For Force Station Palam, New Delhi today . (A total 109 stranded persons were airlifted by an IAF aircraft from Tambaram to Delhi today). 04-Dec-2015
Narendra Modi visits Chennai Prime Minister Narendra Modi conducted aerial survey of flood affected areas of Tamil Nadu's capital city Chennai on Thursday (Dec 3, 2015) and announced a relief of Rs 1000 crore. 03-Dec-2015
Kolkata celebrates Navy Day Naval Officer-in-Charge (WBG) Commodore Ravi Ahluwalia interacting with press as a part of ‘Navy Day’ celebration in Kolkata on Thursday (December 3, 2015). 03-Dec-2015
Anushka appears on Harper's Bazaar magaz Actress Anushka Sharma graced the cover of Harper's Bazaar magazine. 03-Dec-2015
Ranveer Singh appears on Grazia India ma Bollywood star Ranveer Singh appeared on the cover of Grazia India magazine. 03-Dec-2015
RTIICS conducts successful weight loss s Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences (RTIICS) on Thursday (Dec 3, 2015) announced the successful weight loss surgery of Razia Begum, a 53-year old lady from Bangladesh who was initially declared unfit for renal transplant. Images by Sounak Choudhury/IBNS. 03-Dec-2015
Indian Airforce engage in Chennai rescue Aerial view of flood hit areas of Chennai and its suburbs taken by Indian Air Force helicopters yesterday following heavy rains in the region. 03-Dec-2015
Royal Shakespeare captivates audience wi Kolkata, Dec 3 (IBNS) English playwright William Shakespeare once wrote, "All the world's a stage" and it certainly was on Wednesday at the GD Birla Sabhaghar in Kolkata, where almost 4 centuries later the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) staged a production of one of the playwright's most cherished comedies, 'Twelfth Night' and enthralled the audience with a power-packed performance. Images by Subhodeep Sardar/IBNS. 03-Dec-2015
Arrival of e-commerce websites has widen Kolkata, Dec 2 (IBNS): International Institute of Photography Kolkata (IIPK) dean Sanat Ghosh said that he feels with the advent of e-commerce websites the passion for photography has now got transformed into a new career option. 02-Dec-2015
“Ekta Chithi” - a Shruti Natak album Pandit Tanmoy Bose attended the launch of “Ekta Chithi” - a Shruti Natak album in Kolkata on Nov 29. 02-Dec-2015
Ranbir Deepika's impromptu party to cele Mumbai, Dec 1 (IBNS) Imtiaz Ali’s Ranbir – Deepika starrer, Tamasha, that was released recently has been garnering a lot of love and appreciation from the audiences at large. 01-Dec-2015
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