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Historic Bandel Church visitors greeted with special treat in Christmas

Kolkata, Dec 26 (JEN), Kolkata: This Christmas a visual treat greeted visitors to the Bandel Church - the historical Marian shrine founded in 1599 on the banks of Hooghly river in West Benga ...

When year-end joy crashes against Yule in Kolkata

It’s December and as the bells toll harder ushering in the Yuletide spirit, with it comes a hungry appetite. It is safe to say that Christmas has the best spread among all the festivi ...

California to host 6th Annual Restaurant Month

California, Dec 22 (JEN): California Restaurant Month returns to the Golden State this January with an expanded program that builds upon traditional restaurant week promotions with a broader ...

Always apprehensive of things going wrong: Paresh Maity

Colour rules his life and by his own admission, he loves to paint day and night. A Padma awardee, Paresh Maity is a force to reckon with and a familiar name in the global art scene. In Kolka ...

Atlanta: where heritage and happening come together

Atlanta in USA is blessed with good weather while it is a city steeped in history. Suparna Banerjee fell for the capital of Georgia at first sight, drawn by its beauty of nature, architectu ...

Royal Shakespeare captivates audience with 'Twelfth Night' in Kolkata

Kolkata, Dec 3 (JEN) 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 centu ...

Queen Rania, Google collaborate to promote Petra in Jordan

Amman, Nov 27 (JEN): Narrated by Queen Rania Al Abdullah, the Petra Street View video will be featured on the Google search homepage of different countries around the world for 24 hours at ...

Pt. Ravi Shankar will continue to be my guru: Tarun Bhattacharya

Pt. Tarun Bhattacharya has brought new dimension in the playing style of Santoor, creating patterns that were unprecedented. The maestro is a familiar name in the global music scene but reco ...

Killing of Somali media worker draws condemnation from UN official

New York, Sept 16 (JEN): The head of the United Nations agency tasked with defending the freedom of the press on Tuesday denounced the recent killing of a Somali news editor.