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Srijit Mukherjee inaugurates concert by Lagnajita Chakrabrty

Kolkata, September 20, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Ace director Srijit Mukherjee was recently spotted inaugurating a concert by New Gen singer Lagnajita Chakrabarty.

Kamaleshwar Mukherjee first venture in Zee Bangla Originals explores religious prejudices

Kolkata, September 15. 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Kamaleshwar Mukherjee , the director who is known for directing larger than life films like Meghe Dhaka Tara and Chander Pahar is all set to present his first direct for television movie with ‘13 No Tarachand Lane’. The movie stars popular movie stars from Tollywood like Rahul, Priyanka, Sohini Sarkar and Indrasish Roy.

Calendar Girls will shock the audience with stark reality of glamour World: Madhur Bhandarkar

Kolkata, September 15. 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Madhur Bhandarkar, the director and producer who is known to make women centric films which deals with issues of women exploitations is all set with his latest release ‘Calendar Girls’. The movie revolves round the life of calendar girls and the compromises they have to make for achieving their ambitions.


Sourav Ganguly launches book on APJ Abdul Kalam

Kolkata, September 22, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio):  Former Indian Cricket Captain Sourav Ganguly recently launched a book commemorating the life of Late APJ Abdul Kalam, the former President of India. The book, edited by Satyam Roy Choudhury (famous as the owner of Techno India Group), has been titled as ‘Pupils President of India’.  

Bodhi Briksh, a new school in Kolkata launched


Kolkata, September 23,2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): ‘Bodhi Vriksh’ a new school in town was recently inaugurated by Tapan Dasgupta.

Meeruthiya Gangsters team promotes the film in Kolkata

Kolkata, September 19, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): The recently released dark humour laced movie Meeruthiya Gangsters cast and crew promoted their film in Kolkata.


Kolkata celebs annnounce the second season of Designer Next India in the city

Kolkata, September 18, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Kolkata Celebs like actor Arijit Dutta, designer Lopamudra Mandal Saha, Producer and actor Satrajit Sen, designer Indroneel Mukherjee, actress Sayani Dutta and designer Sarbani Dutta recently came together to announce Designer Next India’s second season at Kolkata. Along with them was Randhir Kumar Singh from SS Media, the organisation behind this project. He was accompanied by Sandy Larma, Paljor Gyabak and Choten Dorji.

Healthy Culinary Food Festival Held in Kolkata

Kolkata, September 18, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Festive season always calls for great food without which no celebration is complete. Event those with strictest diet habits have numerous cheat days during this time of the year. But one needs to be healthy to make most of this happy period. Keeping in mind the needed balance between a hearty feast and a sound health, a Healthy culinary Festival was organised by Casa Kitchen, one of the popular vegetarian eateries of Kolkata.

Tolly stars Parambrata and Mimi Chakrabarty kickstarts American-Mexican Food fest

Kolkata, September 13, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Tollywood stars Parambrata Chatterjee and Mimi Chakrabarty came together to kickstart the Mexifornia Festival at Café Mezzuana at its anniversary.

Bengal Fashion Week kickstarts with a pre-party hosted by Arijit Dutta

Kolkata, September 12, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): Kingfisher Ultra Bengal Fashion Week kicked off its second season in style with a Pre-Party which was held at Vault Lounge Bar.

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