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Definition(s):

  • (n) the largest city in India and one of the largest cities in the world; located in eastern India; suffers from poverty and overcrowding

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  1. Summer Camp 2013 - Bay Area Week 3

    The Chhandam School of Kathak, founded by world-renowned master, Pandit Chitresh Das, is one of the largest classical Indian dance institutions in the world. Chhandam has 500 students in California and Pandit Das has additional schools in Boston and in Mumbai and Kolkata, India. Today, Chhandam is a cornerstone for authentic cultural education and self-discovery through the dynamic tradition of ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Armed Forces Prepared For Any Challenge: Union Minister

    Kolkata: Situation is under control on the India-China border and the Indian armed forces are fully prepared to face any challenge there, according to Minister of State for Defence Jitendra Singh.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: INDOlink

  3. Indian businessman arrested in rape of Irish woman

    KOLKATA, India (AP) — Police said Wednesday they have arrested a man accused of raping an Irish woman who volunteered at a children's charity in the Indian city of Kolkata.
    on June 5, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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  1. "I understand this spontaneous outpouring of grief and anguish over the issue as expressed by artists and intellectuals in Kolkata. I hope the state government will take note of this," Singh said.
    on Nov 20, 2007 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Hindu

  2. "At the moment I don't want to say anything but yes the Kolkata Knight Riders had given me a contact offer through which I got a visa and then they backed out insisting I would have to appear in the players auction list," Razzaq said.
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Abdul Razzaq Source: Cricbuzz

  3. "She may have been an Albanian. But she became Mother Teresa because of her work in Kolkata. She came to India, and then selected Kolkata as her home and workplace. She lived here by choice. She also died here. So I think in respect to her memory...
    on Oct 12, 2009 By: Mahasweta Devi Source: Economic Times

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