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    SHREE VENKATESH FILMS and DEV extend their whole-hearted support for TOLLYGUNGE AGRAGAMI
    SHREE VENKATESH FILMS and DEV extend their whole-hearted support for TOLLYGUNGE AGRAGAMI
    SHREE VENKATESH FILMS and DEV extend their whole-hearted support for TOLLYGUNGE AGRAGAMI

    After 56 years, Tollygunge Agragami are on the brink of history; as they could become the first club outside the Big Three (East Bengal, Mohun Bagan and Mohammedan Sporting) to win the Calcutta Football League title since 1958. Tollygunge now have 22 points from nine outings wit...

    The legendary Nabarun Bhattacharya passes away
    The legendary Nabarun Bhattacharya passes away
    The legendary Nabarun Bhattacharya passes away

    Rebellious Bengali writer Nabarun Bhattacharya died from pancreatic cancer at Thakurpukur Cancer Hospital in Kolkata on Thursday afternoon. He was aged 66 at the time of his death. Nabarun Bhattacharya, who won the Sahitya Academy award for his anarchic novel, 'Herbert' (...

    Legendary actress Zohra Sehgal passes away
    Legendary actress Zohra Sehgal passes away
    Legendary actress Zohra Sehgal passes away

    A life spanning over 100 years of Indian Cinema and a remarkable career of more than seventy years gifted us with the privilege to witness some of the finest works in dance, theatre and films, thanks to a legendary name - Zohra Sehgal. The doyenne passed away in a New Delhi hosp...

    Remembering Rituparno ...
    Remembering Rituparno ...
    Remembering Rituparno ...

    People like Rituparno Ghosh do not really pass away. So, even after a year since his tragic departure from the material world, Ritu is still with us, around us, in soul, spirit and above everything, is creations – his films, his editing of the Bengali fortnightly Anandalok ...

    Parambarata Chatterjee bereaved
    Parambarata Chatterjee bereaved
    Parambarata Chatterjee bereaved

    Noted film critic and mother to Parambrata Chatterjee - Sunetra Ghatak, passed away on Tuesday while the Actor/Director was shooting for his ongoing film - Lorai. Sunetra Ghatak, we are told, was suffering from kidney problems and had to undergo dialysis. The 62 year old veteran...

    The Curious Case of TAKE ONE - a public survey
    The Curious Case of TAKE ONE - a public survey
    The Curious Case of TAKE ONE - a public survey

    With the impending release of Swatika Mukherjee’s bold endeavor, a lot of people have had a lot to say after watching the trailer of Mainak Bhaumik’s "TAKE ONE". The film has been scrutinised and criticized for "vulgarity" by a section of the media and the people, bu...

    A Tribute to the multi-layered persona of Utpal Dutt on his birth anniversary
    A Tribute to the multi-layered persona of Utpal Dutt on his birth anniversary
    A Tribute to the multi-layered persona of Utpal Dutt on his birth anniversary

    Utpal Dutt was born 85 years ago on March 29, 1929. He began his career as a stage actor when he was a schoolboy, in Shakespeare’s Richard III. He took theatre beyond the geographical parameters of the stage. Like Augusto Boal, Dutt felt that all theatre is political. He ne...

    Gang of Ghosts is a disappointment compared to Bhooter Bhabisyat
    Gang of Ghosts is a disappointment compared to Bhooter Bhabisyat
    Gang of Ghosts is a disappointment compared to Bhooter Bhabisyat

    Can you imagine Pather Panchali being translocated in a Hindi ambience against a Mumbai backdrop? Or, perhaps Shyamchi Aayee in Hindi? No? Then God alone knows what tempted director Anik Dutta to sell the Hindi copyright of his Bengali Bhooter Bhabisyat to be made in Hindi agains...

    Kolkata's latest hot-spot is the INOX at Quest Mall
    Kolkata's latest hot-spot is the INOX at Quest Mall
    Kolkata's latest hot-spot is the INOX at Quest Mall

    INOX has always been the leader when it's come to the multiplex scene in Kolkata, and this Friday, it went one step ahead in further solidifying the leadership position by launching it's latest 6 screen multiplex at the Quest Mall. INOX, the pioneer of multiplex culture ...

    Tollywood thumbs-down for Bengali version of 'Gunday'
    Tollywood thumbs-down for Bengali version of 'Gunday'
    Tollywood thumbs-down for Bengali version of 'Gunday'

    In a not so rare act of solidarity, the entire Bengali Film Fraternity stood together to protest against the Bengali dubbed version of Bollywood giant Yash Raj Film's latest release - Gunday. With actors, producers, technicians all coming together in protest, Tollywood unani...