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Kolkata is known for its literary, artistic and revolutionary heritage; as the former capital of India, it was the birthplace of modern Indian literary and artistic thought. Kolkata has been called the "City of Furious, Creative Energy" as well as the "cultural [or literary] capital of India".
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Kolkata, Bengali Kalikata, formerly Calcutta, city, capital of West Bengal state, and former capital (1772–1911) of British India. It is one of India’s largest cities and one of its major ports.
About Kolkata (Calcutta) This former British colonial stronghold boasts evidence of over two millennia of habitation, with ornate, architecturally diverse buildings, ranging from crumbing ruins to Victorian treasures.
Finally, the lions bow to a small shrine, indicating the show is over and the audience of barely a few hundred people can disperse. This scene would be an ordinary one in southern China. But this is not Chengdu or Guangzhou but Kolkata in eastern India.
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- Kolkata, Mar 3 (PTI) Following are the top stories of the Eastern Region at 5 pm.CAL 1 OD-SIMILIPAL-FIRE Odisha sends high-level team to Similipal National Park to control forest fire Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Wednesday sent a high-level team to Similipal National Park in Mayurbhanj district to examine the forest fire situation and control the raging inferno.Yahoo News India40 minutes ago
- It is up to Ganguly whether he will attend PM's Kolkata rally: BJPThe New Indian Express11 hours ago
- Sourav Ganguly may attend PM Modi's rally in Kolkata on March 7Yahoo Style UK4 hours ago
- Kolkata cops planning to misuse postal ballot, alleges BJPHindustan Times3 days ago
Kolkata, India's second biggest city, is a perpetually ongoing festival of human existence, concurrently luxurious and squalid, refined and frantic, pointedly futuristic, while beautifully in decay.
Dec 09, 2019 · Welcome to Kolkata (Calcutta) India’s third-largest city is a daily festival of human existence, simultaneously noble and squalid, cultured and desperate, decidedly futuristic while splendid in decay.
Feb 27, 2021 · Kolkata (Bengali:কলকাতা)  (formerly Calcutta) is the capital of West Bengal and the second largest city in India (after Mumbai). If Bangalore is the Seattle of India, then Kolkata is the sub-contintent's London. It is an 'in your face' city that shocks and charms the unsuspecting visitor.
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