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Personal care brand Joy of RSH Global begins manufacturing herbal hand sanitizers

Mumbai/IBNS: RSH Global, a leading Indian personal care company, entered the personal hygiene segment with the launch of a herbal hand sanitizer under its flagship brand, Joy.

Howrah Bridge: A visual journey through the lens

Despite the grandeur of Victoria Memorial and many later day installations, the most enduring symbol of Kolkata is perhaps the wonder that is Howrah Bridge, an overpass that is recognised globally to identify the City of Joy and has been celebrated in movies from the black and white era to the modern day Bollywood flicks that do not let go any opportunity to capture the marvel in celluloid canvas.

In mellifluous conversation with Lopamudra Mitra and Joy Sarkar

Kolkata, Nov 17 (IBNS): Nostalgia, lots of music and concern about the future of modern Bengali music marked the inaugural session of the third edition of Conversations at The Palms Restaurant in Kolkata recently.

Stone- Being and Becoming: Kounteya Sinha's photographic tribute to Kolkata's rickshaw-pullers

Kolkata, June 30 (IBNS): Veteran actor Om Puri, with the trademark chequered 'gamchha' -- that most Kolkata rickshaw-pullers use -- round his neck, relived his iconic role as Hasari Pal in Roland Joffe’s The City of Joy recently. The occasion: a photographic tribute to the rickshaw pullers of Kolkata at a city art gallery.

‘Serafina’ brings Happy Sunday Brunch Menu to the City of Joy

Kolkata, Jan 20 (IBNS) : As Sunday is the perfect day to unwind and relax with your near and dear ones and can be the greatest solution for the long tiring weekdays.

Centre with complete archive of music legend Salil Chowdhury on the anvil

Kolkata, Jan 15 (IBNS): A permanent centre to house the complete archive of music legend Salil Chowdhury is on the anvil, said the daughter of the late composer at an event this week to celebrate his 90th birth anniversary.

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 festivities. The variety it provides is truly spectacular. Tracing the mood in Kolkata are IBNS correspondent Sudipto Maity and photographer Subhodeep Sardar

Mirah spreads its wings in the City of Joy with the launch of Khandani Rajdhani

Kolkata, Nov 7 (IBNS) The people of Kolkata sure know their food and how to enjoy it.

Online music platform Musiana invigorates Puja song tradition with new Bengali songs

Kolkata, Oct 12 (IBNS): As the most awaited festival of the Bengali community- the Durga Puja- arrived, many would once eagerly wait for new songs those used to be launched during this festive period.

Biker's Cafe completes a year in the 'City of Joy'

Kolkata, Sept 24 (IBNS) International food chain outlet, Biker’s Café celebrated its first anniversary in Kolkata on Wednesday.