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7th Phase of General Elections 2014 The young voters showing mark of indelible ink after casting their votes, at a polling booth during the 7th Phase of General Elections-2014, in Surat, Gujarat on April 30, 2014. 30-Apr-2014
'Khashi Katha' first look released Tollywood film director Judhajit Sarkar on Tuesday (Apr 29, 2014) launched the theatrical promos and the first look of his upcoming venture 'Khashi Katha' in Kolkata. Present at the occasion were actors Prasun Gyne and Anindita along with music director Raja Narayan Deb and director Judhajit Sarkar. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 30-Apr-2014
Ankush Arora celebrates annual dance fes Dancer Ankush Arora celebrated the annual festival N'rityatutya' of his studio Arabesque in Kolkata's GD Birla Sabhaghar on Tuesday (Apr 29, 2014). Images by Somnath Roy Chowdhury/IBNS 30-Apr-2014
Usha Uthup lends voice for Bengali film Popular Indian pop, jazz and playback singer Usha Uthup on Monday (Apr 28, 2014) lent her voice to record the theme song of the upcoming Bengali movie 'Gogoler Kirti' in Kolkata. The film is directed by Pompi Ghosh Mukherjee and produced by Supratik Ghosh. Uthup recorded the theme song 'Go Gogol Go' in the presence of music director Surojit Chatterjee at her own studio 'Studio Vibrations'. Penned by new talent Tapan Mukherjee, a member of Surojit Chatterjee’s virtual poetry club 'Kobita Club', the song is a fusion of disco and trance. Indraneil Sengupta and Saheb Chatterjee will also record for this song, later. Images by IBNS 29-Apr-2014
Nicolai Friedrich confounds with magical Mumbai, Apr 29 (IBNS): A master of classical illusions and mind reading, Nicolai Friedrich recently performed his inimitable tricks, staged by the Ashvin Gidwani Productions (AGP) here at the St. Andrews Auditorium. 29-Apr-2014
Bengaluru FC lifts Airtel I-League troph Bengaluru FC celebrates with the Airtel I-League trophy on Monday (April 28, 2014). Image: AIFF Media 29-Apr-2014
Designer Arnab Sengupta launches Spring- Designer Arnab Sengupta on Monday (April 28, 2014) showcased a special fashion show which launched his latest Spring-Summer collection in Kolkata. The event also marked the official launch of Sengupta’s new fashion institute “National School of Fashion” in the presence of veteran fashion designer Sharbari Datta and actor-model Bidita Bag. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 29-Apr-2014
Prachi sizzles on the ramp Bollywood actress Prachi Desai and Bidita Bag were the show stoppers at a Fashion Show by Vinay Fashions in Kolkata on Sunday (April 27, 2014). 28-Apr-2014
Prachi sizzles on the ramp Bollywood actress Prachi Desai and Bidita Bag were the show stoppers at a Fashion Show by Vinay Fashions in Kolkata on Sunday (April 27, 2014). 28-Apr-2014
"Honour for India to host conference" New Delhi, Apr 26 (IBNS) The Launching Ceremony of the 5th AFC Football Medical Conference took place in New Delhi on Saturday. All India Football Federation Senior Vice-President Subrata Dutta and Dato Gurcharan Singh, Chairman, AFC Medical Committee, lit the lamp to set the ball rolling. Images: AIFF Media 28-Apr-2014
'Apur Panchali' premiered in Kolkata Shree Venkatesh Films. Pvt. Ltd. on Thursday (Apr 24, 2014) hosted the red carpet premiere of director Kaushik Ganguly's Silver Peacock winning film 'Apur Panchali', in Kolkata. Present at the occasion were the director along with actors Parambrata Chatterjee, Parno Mittra, Ardhendu Banerjee, Gaurav Chakraborty and others. 'Apur Panchali' will hit the theatres on Friday (Apr 25, 2014). Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 25-Apr-2014
Mighty Raju poses with stars at FICCI Mumbai, Apr 24 (IBNS): The trailer of animation movie ‘Mighty Raju Rio Calling’ ,which was released recently, has garnered great interest and appreciation among the audiences. 25-Apr-2014
Shital Upare wins Miss Progress India 20 Chandigarh, Apr 24 (IBNS): Shital Upare won the coveted title of Miss Progress India 2014 beauty pageant, which was recently held here. 25-Apr-2014
Vienna architectural marvel Magnificent historical buildings take your breath away in Vienna. A walk through Vienna reveals a huge variety of architectural highlights. The Historicism on the Ringstrasse and the buildings by Jugendstil architect Otto Wagnerare are prominent architectural styles of the city. As you take a walk tour of Vienna and catch glimpses of these magnificent buildings, you are truly marvelled. Vienna's Ringstrasse (a ring road) is 5.3 kilometers long. Long enough to provide space for numerous monumental buildings, which were built during the period of Historicism in the 1860s to 1890s. Today, the buildings that stand there – from the Vienna State Opera to the Museum of Fine Arts – are among the most important sights in the city of Vienna. Not in Town captures some of the buildings, palaces and streets for the viewers. Images: Sujoy Dhar 25-Apr-2014
Vienna architectural marvel Magnificent historical buildings take your breath away in Vienna. A walk through Vienna reveals a huge variety of architectural highlights. The Historicism on the Ringstrasse and the buildings by Jugendstil architect Otto Wagnerare are prominent architectural styles of the city. As you take a walk tour of Vienna and catch glimpses of these magnificent buildings, you are truly marvelled. Vienna's Ringstrasse (a ring road) is 5.3 kilometers long. Long enough to provide space for numerous monumental buildings, which were built during the period of Historicism in the 1860s to 1890s. Today, the buildings that stand there – from the Vienna State Opera to the Museum of Fine Arts – are among the most important sights in the city of Vienna. Not in Town captures some of the buildings, palaces and streets for the viewers. Images: Sujoy Dhar 25-Apr-2014
Vienna architectural marvel Magnificent historical buildings take your breath away in Vienna. A walk through Vienna reveals a huge variety of architectural highlights. The Historicism on the Ringstrasse and the buildings by Jugendstil architect Otto Wagnerare are prominent architectural styles of the city. As you take a walk tour of Vienna and catch glimpses of these magnificent buildings, you are truly marvelled. Vienna's Ringstrasse (a ring road) is 5.3 kilometers long. Long enough to provide space for numerous monumental buildings, which were built during the period of Historicism in the 1860s to 1890s. Today, the buildings that stand there – from the Vienna State Opera to the Museum of Fine Arts – are among the most important sights in the city of Vienna. Not in Town captures some of the buildings, palaces and streets for the viewers. Images: Sujoy Dhar 25-Apr-2014
Vienna architectural marvel Magnificent historical buildings take your breath away in Vienna. A walk through Vienna reveals a huge variety of architectural highlights. The Historicism on the Ringstrasse and the buildings by Jugendstil architect Otto Wagnerare are prominent architectural styles of the city. As you take a walk tour of Vienna and catch glimpses of these magnificent buildings, you are truly marvelled. Vienna's Ringstrasse (a ring road) is 5.3 kilometers long. Long enough to provide space for numerous monumental buildings, which were built during the period of Historicism in the 1860s to 1890s. Today, the buildings that stand there – from the Vienna State Opera to the Museum of Fine Arts – are among the most important sights in the city of Vienna. Not in Town captures some of the buildings, palaces and streets for the viewers. Images: Sujoy Dhar 25-Apr-2014
Vienna architectural marvel Magnificent historical buildings take your breath away in Vienna. A walk through Vienna reveals a huge variety of architectural highlights. The Historicism on the Ringstrasse and the buildings by Jugendstil architect Otto Wagnerare are prominent architectural styles of the city. As you take a walk tour of Vienna and catch glimpses of these magnificent buildings, you are truly marvelled. Vienna's Ringstrasse (a ring road) is 5.3 kilometers long. Long enough to provide space for numerous monumental buildings, which were built during the period of Historicism in the 1860s to 1890s. Today, the buildings that stand there – from the Vienna State Opera to the Museum of Fine Arts – are among the most important sights in the city of Vienna. Not in Town captures some of the buildings, palaces and streets for the viewers. Images: Sujoy Dhar 25-Apr-2014
6th Phase of General Elections-2014 Women voters standing in a queue to cast their votes, at a polling booth, during the 6th Phase of General Elections-2014, in Tamil Nadu on April 24, 2014. 24-Apr-2014
American Center celebrates Earth Day Kolkata, Apr 24 (IBNS): The American Center, Kolkata, in collaboration with the Earth Day Network and Banglanatak.com, on Tuesday celebrated the Earth Day with 80 Kolkata school children. 24-Apr-2014
Vivekananda College celebrates World Boo Vivekananda College, Thakupukur, observed the 'World Book Day' at the college on Wednesday (April 23, 2014) in Kolkata. Organised by the Dept. of Journalism & Mass Communication of the college, several eminent personalities including Dr.Tapan Kumar Poddar, Principal, Vivekananda College , Film director Pradipta Bhattacharyya , Dr. Biplab Loho Chowdhury, Professor, Centre for Journalism and Mass Communication, Visva Bharaati, Professor Maumita Chowdhury, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Barrackpore Rastraguru Surendranath College, Dr. Subarna Kumar Das, Professor, Jadavpur University, Prof.Santanu Banerjee , Head , Dept. of Mass communication & Videography , Vidyasagar University and Mr. Sujoy Dhar- Reuters correspondent & Editor of India Blooms News Service were present at the event. A photography exhibition, organized by the Centre for Photojournalism and Videography, Vivekananda College, was inaugurated by Pradipta Bhattacharyya on Wednesday. 24-Apr-2014
Usha attends FLO event Singer Usha Uthup was present at an event organised by FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO) in Kolkata on Tuesday (April 22, 2014). She interacted on the topic 'A karaoke evening in retro style'. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 23-Apr-2014
Kiran Bedi in Kolkata 23-Apr-2014
Amole Gupte visits Kolkata Director Amole Gupte visited Kolkata on Tuesday (April 22, 2014) as he spoke on his next film Hawaa Hawaai. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 23-Apr-2014
Local talents paint Kolkata trams in bri Kolkata, Apr 22 (IBNS) : Kolkata's heritage transport, tram had a rendezvous with art aficionados, artists,school students and children of Kolkata at the culmination of 'Camel Art Week' , here on Saturday. Images by Somnath Roy Chowdhury 23-Apr-2014
Rituparna, Debojit launch 'Panchforon' Kolkata, Apr 22 (IBNS): Tollywood actress Rituparna Sengupta and playback singer Debojit Saha on Monday launched the Bengali music album 'Panchforon' by music band Liquid, here. 23-Apr-2014
Kaanchi team visits Kolkata Kolkata, Apr 22 (IBNS): Bollywood film director Subhash Ghai commenting on his upcoming flick 'Kaanchi', on Monday here said that, the movie promotes the voice of the youths against political tangles. Images by Avishek Mitra 23-Apr-2014
Air Chief Marshal visits Air Command in Allahabad, Apr 21 (IBNS): Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha and his wife Lily Raha on Monday visited Headquarters Central Air Command in Allahabad. 22-Apr-2014
AFC: Pune to host Hong Kong champions Ki Pune, Apr 21 (IBNS): Pune FC will be playing for pride and eager to finish their first-ever continental campaign on a high when they host Hong Kong’s Kitchee SC in a final round Group-H encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex, in Pune on Tuesday. image: Pune FC 22-Apr-2014
'Take One' casts attends special screeni A special screening of director Mainak Bhaumik’s film 'Take One' was held at Priya Cinema in Kolkata on Friday (April 18, 2014). The film features actors Swastika Mukhejee, Rahul, Arindam Sil and Sampurna in lead roles. Images by IBNS 21-Apr-2014
Prosenjit, Arpita star in 'Force' Kolkata, Apr 19 (IBNS): Essel Vision Productions and NIdeasCreations &Productions Pvt Ltd. announced their forthcoming movie ‘Force’ which will feature Tollywood actors Prosenjit and Arpita Chatterjee in lead roles. Images by IBNS 21-Apr-2014
5th Phase of General Elections-2014 5th Phase of General Elections-2014 17-Apr-2014
Bengali film 'Ramdhanu' promo launched The theatrical trailer of the upcoming Tollywood film, 'Ramdhanu-The Rainbow' by director duo Nandita Roy and Shiboprosad Mukherjee was launched on Tuesday (Apr 15, 2014) at the Priya cinema hall in Kolkata. Present at the occasion were actress Gargi Roy Chowdhury and the protagonist of the movie little Akashneel Mitra. The film is inspired from Suchitra Bhattacharya’s story 'Ramdhanu Rang'. This is a father-mother-son story and the struggle they go through to get their son into school. It is a story of a child who has his own world and dreams are crushed by the ambitions of his parents. Images by IBNS 17-Apr-2014
92.7 Big FM celebrates 'Big Barsho Baron Radio station 92.7 Big FM on Wednesday (Apr 16, 2014) celebrated the 'Big Barsho Baron' (the advent of Bengali New Year) and launched the new communication line, 'Ei naba-barshe hok aaro katha…aaro bangaliyana', in Kolkata. The communication line focuses on urging listeners to talk more about ‘Bangaliana’ and brings to highlight all those elements with which a Bengali grows up, is proud of, is emotional with and relates to at any given point of time. Bengali singers Shubhomita and Rupankar Bagchi enthralled the audiences with their performances. (Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS) 17-Apr-2014
Designer Rajlakshmi hosts fashion evenin Kolkata, Apr 16 (IBNS) Pianist and fashion designer Rajlakhsmi Ghosh hosted a fashion evening which celebrated woman power here. In the unique event a host of ladies from different fields, all top achievers in their respective fields, walked the ‘Red Carpet’ of Palladian lounge of Bengal Chambers of Commerce donning the creations of Rajlakhsmi Ghosh. 17-Apr-2014
Subhash Ghai tours to promote film Mumbai, Apr 16 (IBNS) Filmmaker Subhash Ghai is currently touring the country with the lead actors in his upcoming film Kaanchi. The Showman, along with Mishti and Kartik Aaryan, is visiting 9 cities, attending and organizing events. 16-Apr-2014
Asif Basra mistaken for real life 'Peer Mumbai, Apr 16 (IBNS) Actor Asif Basra has now added another feather to his cap. During the shoot of his upcoming movie 'Yeh hai Bakrapur', Asif, who portrays the character of a quirky ‘Peer Baba’, was mistaken to be one in real life by the residents of the village where the movie was being filmed. 16-Apr-2014
Rajeev Khandelwal promotes Kolkata, Apr 16 (IBNS): Actor Rajeev Khandelwal is on his "Samrat & Co." promotion spree.He is hopping from city to city, promoting their upcoming film and on Tuesday visited the City of Joy, Kolkata and was seen at a press conference for the promotion of his movie "Samrat & Co." by Kaushik Ghatak held at INOX, South City Mall. 16-Apr-2014
AMP Vaisaakkhi celebrates foundation day Kolkata, Apr 15 (IBNS): AMP Vaisaakkhi, a G+8 storey commercial building in Kolkata's Salt Lake area by AMP Universal Realty Private Limited, celebrated its foundation day on Tuesday on the auspicious occasion of Poila Boisakh or Bengali New Year. 16-Apr-2014
Toxic waste spill at Essar's Power Plant Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh, Apr 15 (IBNS): In yet another stark example of massive negligence, the mud wall that lined the fly ash dyke of Essar Energy’s Mahan-I (600MW) thermal power plant in Singrauli collapsed leading to fly ash-laden water seeping into Khairahi village, the Greenpeace said on Tuesday. 16-Apr-2014
Taj Bengal hosts preview of Marc Thuet's Kolkata's Taj Bengal on Monday (April 14, 2014) hosted a tete-a-tete and preview of French culinary masterpieces of Marc Thuet, who is an internationally acclaimed gourmet chef and renowned television personality.Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 16-Apr-2014
"Music F Fatafati" logo launched Kolkata, Apr 15 (IBNS): Misra Group of Companies has recently launched the logo of their 24-hours Bengali Music Channel – Music F-Fatafati. The logo was launched in the presence of Bengali actors Ankush and Subhasree.Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 16-Apr-2014
Designer Debasree launches online store Kolkata based designer Debasree on Sunday (April 13, 2014) launched her online store. Her online store will have all her collections of saris, churidars, kurta, dhoti and shirts for men, western outfits, bags, jwellery and accessories. With the launch of her online store, Debasree has also planned to launch her Poila Baishak collection namely “Biya”. Bengali films actress Rituparna Sengupta was present at the launch. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 16-Apr-2014
AAP rolls out outdoor campaign in Mumbai Mumbai, Apr 15 (IBNS): In an attempt to woo voters, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has now opted for outdoor hoarding campaign here. The AAP has joined the race of winning maximum seats in Lok Sabha Election 2014. 16-Apr-2014
Bengal celebrates New Year with puja West Bengal and the Bengali community on Tuesday (April 15, 2014) celebrated the auspicious occasion of Poila Baishakh (the first day of the Bengali calendar), which marks the 'Nababarsho' or the Bengali new year. Traditionally, businesses start this day with a new ledger, clearing out the old debts. The shops generally hosts a 'puja' and invites the customers to clear old debts. Images of puja being offered at Kalighat temple of goddess Kali. Images by Somnath Roy Chowdhury/IBNS 15-Apr-2014
Jewellery artisans across Bengal awarded Jewellery artisans across West Bengal were awarded to honour the art of jewellery making at “Swarna Shilpa Samman 2014” in Kolkata on Saturday (April 12, 2014). Hosted by Shyam Sundar Co Jewellers, the event witnessed the presence of Bengali film actors Soumitra Chattapadhyay and Rituparna Sengupta. It was followed by a Grand Musical Soiree to celebrate the spirit of oneness between India and Bangladesh-Epar Bangla Opar Bangla-with a Jugalbandi between the Indi-Pop queen Usha Uthup and veteran Bangladeshi Folk Singer Runa Laila. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 14-Apr-2014
American Center screens The Revolutionar Kolkata, Apr 12 (IBNS): The American Center Kolkata along with Prayasam, a nonprofit organization working with children for their rights and empowerment, recently screened the documentary 'The Revolutionary Optimists', to mark the World Health Day, here. Images by Avishek Mitra 13-Apr-2014
India votes in fourth phase A first time female voter displaying her voter identity card, at a polling booth during the 4th Phase of Lok Sabha General Elections-2014, in Sikkim on April 12, 2014. 13-Apr-2014
'Biggest Loser Program' at Gold's Gym Al Fitness hub Gold's Gym Alipore launched the "Biggest Loser Program" in Kolkata on Friday (April 11, 2014). Actress Riddhima Ghosh was present at the event. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 12-Apr-2014
Varate premieres in Priya Cinemas The premiere of Bengali film "Varate" was held in Kolkata's Priya Cinemas on Friday (April 11, 2014). The film features Bengali actress Rituparna Sengupta. Images by Avishek Mitra/IBNS 12-Apr-2014
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