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Saibal Chakrabarty

Saibal Chakrabarty

Soumitra Chatterjee to receive France’s the Legion of Honour

Soumitra Chatterjee to receive France’s the Legion of Honour

August 5, 2017

Exclusive Interview with Soumitra Chatterjee, the latest recipient of the highest French civilian award - The Legion of Honour. The Ambassador of France to India Alexandre Ziegler will present the honour to Soumitra Chatterjee in Kolkata.

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Huma Qureshi’s International debut PARTITION: 1947

Huma Qureshi’s International debut PARTITION: 1947

July 28, 2017

Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi was recently in Kolkata to promote her recent international film, Partition: 1947, an upcoming English/Hindi film directed by Gurinder Chadha.

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European Heritage Tourism in Bengal

European Heritage Tourism in Bengal

July 7, 2017

For a traveller who loves the fascinating historical anecdotes, West Bengal is nothing but a reminiscence of a mini Europe scattered in the form of relics and folklores.

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GST and Film Industry of India

GST and Film Industry of India

June 8, 2017

The third executive committee meeting of the Film Federation of India discussed imperative issues related to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and its recently announced slabs for the film industry.

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In conversation with Bickram Ghosh

In conversation with Bickram Ghosh

May 22, 2017

Video interview of Bickram Ghosh, an Indian tabla player, percussionist, music composer and a practitioner of Hindustani classical music with MIG TV.

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Kolkata to London World Tour 2017

Kolkata to London World Tour 2017

May 16, 2017

To generate awareness for rare diseases, Tanushree Nandan and Samaresh Das are out on a journey from Kolkata’s iconic Howrah Bridge to London’s Tower Bridge.

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Trams in Kolkata

Trams in Kolkata

April 11, 2017

You have seen them in Satyajit Ray's Mahanagar or Buddhadeb Dasgupta's Grihayuddha. You have seen them in Mani Ratnam's Yuva, recently in Sujoy Ghosh's Kahani or Dibakar Bannerjee's Detective Byomkesh Bakshy - trams have inspired cinematic journeys that carry the legacy of the Br...

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Shigmo Festival 2017: Goa’s Spring Celebration

Shigmo Festival 2017: Goa’s Spring Celebration

April 3, 2017

The western Indian state of Goa welcomes spring through a myriad mix of cultures and traditions, which are on display during the colourful carnival of Shigmo.

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Divine Faith

Divine Faith

March 11, 2017

To develop a universal language, Madhu Mangal Basu organised an exhibition titled 'Divine Faith'. Madhu Mangal Basu, born in Kolkata, studied in Indian Art College, Visual Art School and Ecole National Superieure des Beaux-arts de Paris. He lives and works in Paris currently. ...

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Gangasagar Yatra: A Journey to attain Salvation

Gangasagar Yatra: A Journey to attain Salvation

January 23, 2017

Every year, millions of Hindus from India and beyond undertake an arduous journey to an island of West Bengal to take a dip in the holy Ganges, where it meets the Bay of Bengal, on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.

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Contemporary Artists from Vietnam – a unique exhibition

Contemporary Artists from Vietnam – a unique exhibition

January 10, 2017

Taking a cue from dreams, the rhythm of life, voyages and people from unheard of lands a group of Vietnamese artists were inspired to bring their creations to India - exhibiting now in Kolkata.

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