Calcutta

  • (noun): The largest city in India and one of the largest cities in the world; located in eastern India; suffers from poverty and overcrowding.
    Synonyms: Kolkata

Some articles on calcutta:

Snehansu Kanta Acharya - Background and Education
... order of precedence in the Government House in Calcutta ... He studied at Scottish Church College, Calcutta and then at the University of Calcutta ...
Calcutta, Belize - History
... They worked on plantations in Corozal District, and Calcutta was one of the settlements they founded ...
Sett (surname)
... further down to Betor, which was in Howrah, diagonally opposite Calcutta across the Ganges ... (present day Dalhousie Square in Calcutta ... When the British decided to build a fort in Calcutta to protect their mercantile interest, they asked the inhabitants of Gobindapur to move further north into ...
Sydney (ship)
... The ship had been constructed in Java and was registered in Calcutta ... Port Jackson, Australia on 12 April 1806 for Calcutta, India ... Captain Forest arrived in Calcutta on 9 October 1806 on board the Varuna from Penang, having sailed from there on 4 October ...
Calcutta 71
... Calcutta 71 is a 1972 Bengali film directed by noted Indian art film director Mrinal Sen ... This film is considered to be the second film of Mrinal Sen's Calcutta trilogy, the others being Interview, and Padatik ...