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Kolkata Destination Guide

Delve into Kolkata in India!

Kolkata in the region of Bengal with it's 4,631,392 residents is a city in India - some 810 mi (or 1,304 km) South-East of New Delhi, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Kolkata in India

Current time in Kolkata is now 04:21 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Rajshahi, Dhaka, Chittagong, Salt Lake City, Rishra or Chakapara. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

39°C / 103 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 40%
Air Pressure 1016.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 40°C (103 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Light rain, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 39°C (102 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Friday, 28th of April 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 39°C (102 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)

Videos

India Kolkata The Calcutta City Walks Pa...

00:43 min ( August 02, 2011 by traveltocare)
Views: 429 - Rating: 5/5

Visit www.traveltocare.com See this package holiday on A walk around the fascinating streets of Kolkata, guided by young 'explorers' whose level of reflection and communication skills will match that ...

Ram Mandir Garden Picnic spot near Kolka...

02:20 min ( September 01, 2012 by Ram Mandir)
Views: 611 - Rating: 5/5

Picnic spot near kolkata, shooting spot near kolkata, nursery near Kolkata, picnic garden near kolkata


Morning Kolkata - A short Film

02:36 min ( June 17, 2012 by srbproductions1996)
Views: 269 - Rating: 5/5

Hello world and this is a short film i created by putting some clips and doing colour correction on Vegas pro when i went to Kolkata a few months ago. Camera used:- Sony Cyber-shot (320*240p) software...

PWI vs KKR crowd shouting for pune south...

00:14 min ( May 05, 2012 by poetryofnights)
Views: 313 - Rating: 0/5

PWI vs KKR,scrowd is supporting for Dada n Pune. : D


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Kolkata during the next days.

28
Apr
2017

MozActivate Tour 5-SMIT

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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29
Apr
2017

Ace Ventura - Dancentral

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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MozActivate Tour Training #1

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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03
Jun
2017

TICA Cat Show - Wild West Cat Fanciers

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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10
Jun
2017

Afairs - 14th Admission Fair - Kolkata

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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20
Jun
2017

Certified ScrumMaster(CSM®) Training In Kolkata, India On 20 - 21 June 2017 At BeardedEagle

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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07
Jul
2017

TTF OTM - Travel & Tourism Fair - Outbound Travel Mart

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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26
Jul
2017

Indo-Global Education Summit & Expo 2017 In KOLKATA

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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04
Nov
2017

Attend Free DevOps Demo On “Careers At Our Open Source Technologies Scheduled On 11th March @ 10 AM”

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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08
Nov
2017

IME - International Mining Exhibition

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Kolkata district

Kolkata district is an administrative district of the Indian state of West Bengal. It contains the center part of the city of Kolkata. The jurisdiction of the Kolkata Collector, that is, of the district, is within the areas covered by the Kolkata Police and by the Kolkata Municipal Corporation, but it does not cover the entire area covered by either of them. See Civic administration of Kolkata. As regards civic infrastructure (water, sewage, etc.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.57, 88.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Districts of West Bengal, Kolkata district, Minority Concentrated Districts in India, Neighbourhoods in Kolkata

Indian Football Association

The Indian Football Association, [abbreviated as IFA] is the organization that administers association football in the state of West Bengal, India. It is the oldest Football Association in India and was founded in 1893. Amongst the founders was former England international Elphinstone Jackson. Also, in 1896, Mahatma Gandhi, then a young lawyer in South Africa, was among a group of Indian men who helped found the Transvaal Indian Football Association.

More reading: Indian Football Association homepage
Located at 22.57, 88.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Football governing bodies in India

Sealdah railway station

Sealdah is one of the major railway stations serving Kolkata (Calcutta) in India, the others being Howrah Station, Shalimar Station and Kolkata Railway Station. Sealdah is one of the busiest railway stations in India and an important suburban rail terminal. After completion, Kolkata metro line 2 will pass through Sealdah.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.57, 88.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1869 establishments in India, Kolkata Suburban Railway, Railway junction stations in India, Railway stations in Kolkata, Railway stations opened in 1869, Sealdah railway division

West Bengal

West Bengal is a state in the eastern region of India and is the nation's fourth-most populous. It is also the seventh-most populous sub-national entity in the world, with over 91 million inhabitants. Spread over 34,267 sq mi, it is bordered by the countries of Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh, and the Indian states of Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim, and Assam. The state capital is Kolkata (formerly Calcutta).

More reading: West Bengal homepage
Located at 22.57, 88.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Bengali-speaking countries and territories, Divided regions, States and territories established in 1947, States and territories of India, West Bengal

Presidency University, Kolkata

Presidency University, Kolkata, formerly Hindu College and Presidency College, is a public state university located in Kolkata, West Bengal. It was established in 1817, making it one of the oldest educational institutions of western education in South Asia.

More reading: Presidency University, Kolkata homepage
Located at 22.57, 88.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1817 establishments in India, Academic institutions associated with the Bengal Renaissance, Academic institutions formerly affiliated with the University of Calcutta, Educational institutions established in 1817, History of Kolkata, Presidency University, Kolkata, Universities and colleges in Kolkata

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