Raj-era Dalanda House, which was restored by Kolkata Police and which currently houses the Police Training School, was on Tuesday conferred with the Kolkata Municipal Corporation-INTACH Heritage award for excellence in conservation.
Germany has withdrawn its decision to select an Indian-origin singer for next year's Eurovision song contest following accusations that he uses anti-Semitic and homophobic slurs in his songs.
Dorothy's iconic blue and white gingham dress from the 1939 classic "The Wizard of Oz", was auctioned for $1.3 million in New York, the media reported on Tuesday.
The 40th edition of the International Kolkata Book Fair (IKBF), that begins on January 27, will focus on Bolivia as its theme country and feature Vietnam as the guest of honour country, marking 40 years of the Vietnam War.
India and Singapore signed a joint declaration on strategic partnership and nine bilateral accords on Tuesday, the second day of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to this city state.
Known for its re-interpretations of classic texts, Britain's Filter Theatre starts on Tuesday an eight-city tour of India with a contemporary take on Shakespearean comedy 'Twelfth Night'.
India and Malyaysia signed three agreements on cyber security, cultural exchange and infrastructure development on Monday, the third day of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to this southeast Asian nation.