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Kolkata's enduring romance with Bollywood beats summer heat

The cruel month of April is no deterrence for Bollywood players trooping into Kolkata for shooting their films. Souvik Ghosh reports as lensman Avishek Mitra chases the stars braving the scorching summer in the City of Joy streets.

9-day French Film Festival in Kolkata concludes with a cultural ode

Kolkata/IBNS: The first edition of the French Film Festival in Kolkata has concluded amidst glitz and glamour. The nine-day cinematic extravaganza, which commenced on Feb 16, positioned itself as a significant cultural exchange platform between India and France, showcasing the depth and diversity of French and Indian cinema.

Hindi film Kusum Ka Biyaah was premiered in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: Kusum Ka Biyaah, a Hindi film based on a true story, premiered at a mall in Kolkata on February 21.

'Kennedy came from me when I was in a very dark place': Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap

Kolkata/IBNS: Filmmaker Anurag Khashyap discussed his recent movie 'Kennedy' here at the first edition of the French Film Festival Kolkata last Saturday.

Anil Kapoor, Anurag Kashyap inaugurate 1st edition of French Film Festival in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: Bollywood veteran Anil Kapoor, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap on Saturday inaugurated the first edition of French Film Festival in Kolkata.

Mithun Chakraborty discharged from hospital, says PM 'scolded' him for not taking care of his health

Kolkata/IBNS: Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty was discharged from hospital on Monday afternoon.

'I will be back on screens soon': Tollywood actress Swastika Dutta

Kolkata/IBNS: Bengali actress Swastika Dutta talked about her screen return during the launch of a jewellery collection called 'Hugs' by Sawansukha Jewellers here on Saturday.

Mithun Chakraborty suffered brain stroke, says Kolkata hospital

Kolkata/IBNS: Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty suffered a brain stroke on Saturday morning, a private hospital in Kolkata where he is admitted said.

Mithun Chakraborty hospitalised in Kolkata. Here's the health update

Kolkata/IBNS: Veteran Indian actor Mithun Chakraborty was taken to hospital in Kolkata on Saturday morning, leaving his countless fans worried about his health.

Shiv Panditt starrer Zindagi Kashmakash gets screened in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: Shiv Panditt starrer Bollywood film Zindagi Kashmakash was released recently at a city mall in Kolkata.

Music maestro Rashid Khan, who was undergoing treatment for prostate cancer in Kolkata, dies at 55

Eminent vocalist Rashid Khan, who was the 10th generation face of the Rampur Sahaswan gharana, died at a hospital in Kolkata after battling cancer.

Actor Parambrata Chatterjee marries girlfriend Piya Chakraborty in a close-knit ceremony in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: Actor Parambrata Chatterjee tied the nuptial knot with his girlfriend and mental health activist-singer, Piya Chakraborty, in an intimate ceremony in Kolkata on Monday.

Filmmaker Goutam Halder, who directed Vidya Balan in her first film ‘Bhalo Theko’, dies of heart attack in Kolkata

Reputed filmmaker and theatre personality Goutam Halder died of a heart attack on Friday morning. He was 67.

Kolkata: Arrest warrant issued against actress Zareen Khan in 2018 cheating case

Bollywood actress Zareen Khan was the subject of an arrest warrant issued by a court in Kolkata.

'Want to explore OTT more', says Aanjjan Srivastav tapping back Bengal

Veteran actor Aanjjan Srivastav, who has a huge body of work spanning theatre, film and web series, is keen to work in the Bengali film industry which remains his top priority. In conversation with IBNS correspondent Souvik Ghosh at Loafer's Cafe in Kolkata, Srivastav, who helmed popular TV shows like Wagle Ki Duniya in late 80s and acted in films like Salaam Bombay! and Mississippi Masala, shares about his interests at the age of 74, bonding with Bengali film directors, censorship and more...