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Kolkata’s Tollywood to resume shooting from Thursday

The uncertainty over film and television shooting in Kolkata’s Tollywood industry finally came to an end on Wednesday as members of the artists’ forum and producers guild jointly decided to resume ...

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Trade through Benapole port resumes after 10 weeks

Trade between Bangladesh and India through the land port in Benapole resumed Sunday afternoon, after being suspended for two-and-half months, reports news agency UNB.

UNB file photo of Benapole port

2 Novoair flights to bring back Bangladeshis stranded in Kolkata

Novoair will operate two special flights on Kolkata-Dhaka route on 29 and 31 May to bring back Bangladesh nationals home who are willing to return

2 Novoair flights to bring back Bangladeshis stranded in Kolkata

Fury of cyclone Amphan

Cyclone Amphan has battered coastal districts of Bangladesh and India when it hit with wind speed of up to 180kph on Wednesday night. The cyclone left a trail of devastation in the coastal areas ...

A woman clears her house that was demolished by the cyclone Amphan in Satkhira, Bangladesh 21 May, 2020. Photo: Reuters

Extraction: Misrepresentation of Bangladesh abound

The expectations of Bangladeshi viewers were shattered once the film was released. Netizens have been vocal on social media about the misrepresentation of Bangladesh, its culture and language in the ...

A still from the Hollywood flick Extraction

Actor Santu Mukhopadhyay passes away

Renowned Bengali actor Santu Mukhopadhyay, known for his cultured performances in a large body of films and television serials, died following a long illness at his south Kolkata residence on ...

Actor Santu Mukhopadhyay passes away

Bangladeshi hospitalised in Kolkata with coronavirus symptoms

A Bangladeshi woman has been admitted in the infectious diseases hospital in Beliaghata in India's Kolkata on Thursday with suspected symptoms of coronavirus, an official said.

Bangladeshi woman hospitalised in Kolkata with coronavirus symptoms

Tapas Pal passes away

Indian Bangla actor and former Trinamool Congress member of parliament Tapas Pal is no more.He died in Mumbai due to a cardiac arrest early Tuesday at a private hospital in Mumbai, reports India ...

Tapas Pal passes away

Two police complaints lodged against West Bengal BJP leader

Even as two police complaints were lodged on Tuesday against BJP West Bengal unit president Dilip Ghosh for his threat to "beat up" and "shoot' " anti-CAA protesters, the leader remained unmoved, as ...

Two police complaints lodged against West Bengal BJP leader

Kolkata protesters condemn Modi visit

Thousands of angry protesters took to the streets to tell India's leader he was unwelcome in Kolkata on Saturday, in the latest rally against a citizenship law that critics say discriminates against ...

Kolkata protesters condemn Modi visit
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