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Aug 22, 2014

India Shows Off a New Warship as Its Maritime Rivalry With China Deepens

An Indian navy serviceman walks down the gangplank of the newly commissioned warship, INS Kolkata , during its commissioning ceremony at a naval base in Mumbai on Aug. 16, 2014 The Indian navy will add another warship into its rapidly expanding fleet... #China #India #Kolkata #Mumbai

Aug 02, 2014

the Gender Benders

Given the diversity of subjects that women directors handle, it's time for critics and viewers to shed their sexist attitudes towards them When Aparna Sen was shooting her first feature film 36 ChowA ringhee Lane way back in 1980 in Kolkata, there wa... #China #India #Kolkata #Mumbai

Aug 02, 2014

Worst JE outbreak in 20 yrs: Experts

Stray pigs, known carriers of JE virus, seen moving at least five hospitals, in Kolkata... #China #India #Kolkata #Mumbai

Aug 06, 2014

Air India plane carrying 200 passengers is grounded after being overrun by rats

The Air India crew noticed the tiny intruders after the aircraft landed at New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport from Kolkata... #New Delhi #Air India #Indira Gandhi International Airport #Kolkata

Aug 28, 2014

Del Piero to sign for upstart Indian league

Italian World Cup winner Alessandro Del Piero was set to be unveiled as the Indian Super League's latest marquee signing Thursday as organisers spoke of sparking a football "revolution" in the cricket-mad country. Reports said the 39-year-old had agr... #New Delhi #David James #Alessandro Del Piero #Atletico Madrid #Kolkata #David Trezeguet #La Liga

Aug 30, 2014

Loss of Shakib al Hasan Will be Costly for KKR

Despite the six-month ban being reduced to less than half that duration, Bangladesh’s superstar and all-rounder Shakib al Hasan will not be available to play for the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the upcoming Champions League T20 season. Hasan is […... #Bangladesh #Kolkata Knight Riders #India

Aug 20, 2014

Saradha scam: CBI arrests East Bengal official

Kolkata, Aug 20: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday arrested East Bengal Football Club official Debabrata Sarkar in connection with the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam."Sarkar has been arrested in connection with the scam. H... #Kolkata #Central Bureau of Investigation

Aug 13, 2014

SpiceJet starts maiden international flight from Kolkata

Mumbai, Aug 13: Budget carrier SpiceJet today started its first international flight from Kolkata with a service to Nepal's capital Kathmandu via West Bengal's tourist hotspot Bagdogra. The airline had last month announced a promotional fare of Rs 99... #Nepal #Kathmandu #Kolkata #Mumbai #West Bengal

Aug 19, 2014

India becomes Uber’s largest market outside US with launch of its service in four additional cities

Uber is going all out to conquer India, after launching its service simultaneously in four additional cities today — Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Jaipur and Kolkata. This takes Uber India’s presence into... Keep reading ... #India #Kolkata

Aug 14, 2014 | IPL champs warm-up in Bloem

IPL champions, Kolkata Knight Riders, will send a group of players to train in Bloemfontein ahead of the upcoming Champions League... #India #Kolkata