Sailendra Nath Roy was famous for stunts using his hair
An engrossing journey through Calcutta delves beneath its poverty and drabness
England take on Wales this weekend in a title decider
England 167 & 234-1 New Zealand 460-9 decl.
Stuart Broad, England's discarded vice-captain, has suffered a recurrence of the heel injury which has dogged his tour of India. He went for a scan on the joint today but may be unable to resume his duties as the Twenty20 captain for two matches later this month.
England prepare for third Test with series level 1-1
Finn may have to return home due to thigh injury
Indian authorities investigating a rape case say a sprinter who won a women's relay gold medal at the 2006 Asian Games is actually a man.
The England coach says home side will be favourites on Saturday due to red rose side's 'unspeakable past'
Villagers in West Bengal destroy shops that sold poison drink while police round up suspects
A tainted batch of bootleg alcohol has killed at least 102 people and sent dozens more to hospital in villages outside the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, officials said.
Seven directors of private clinic in Calcutta face charges of culpable homicide
Born 150 years ago, Rabindranath Tagore shone as writer, musician and activist to become the Bengali icon.
Sale Sharks have announced the signing of Scotland international back-row forward Richie Vernon.
For Peter Bleach, the scariest moment came when the ancient Russian Antonov cargo aeroplane he had procured took off from Varanasi airport in northern India, laden with arms and ammunition. He fully expected to be dead within minutes.
A barefoot village boy stumbles across an escaped African convict in the shadows of a graveyard, cursing the "white devil" colonisers of the Indian subcontinent where he finds himself.