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Cricketer Ganguly to be discharged from hospital today

Sourav Ganguly is fit and he can get back to normal life as it was. He can be discharged tomorrow, noted cardiac surgeon Devi Shetty said on Tuesday

Sourav Ganguly

Soumitra Chattopadhyay: Bangla cinema’s Alt Superstar

He was the alt superstar of Bangla cinema in its glory years, the affable ‘bhadralok’ (gentleman) icon who crafted a towering stature ironically banking on down-to-earth, believable characters that ...

Soumitra Chattopadhyay at different times

Soumitra Chatterjee put on ventilator

Chatterjee, one of Bengal’s most celebrated actors, has received many awards and honours, including the Padma Bhushan, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, national awards and the Sangeet Natak Akademi Tagore ...

Soumitra Chatterjee put on ventilator

Bengali matinee idol Soumitra Chatterjee tests corona positive

Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee has tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday and is stable, sources said

Soumitra Chatterjee

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 ...

Film Shooting

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
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