Kolkata is the capital of and one of the largest urban agglomerations in . It is the largest city in Eastern India. Kolkata is an 'in your face' city that shocks and charms the unsuspecting visitor.

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is a district of . It is less congested and more modern when compared to the rest of the city.

is the heart of Kolkata. It consists of the region just north of the and includes Dalhousie Square with all its colonial British buildings.

Eastern Kolkata is a district of in .


is the older area of , a fascinating district dominated by narrow little lanes and hundreds of century-old buildings.

is a district of . In the heart of the city, the 400-ha park stretches from the …

The northern fringes of are in .

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Afrikaans: Kalkutta, Albanian: Kalkuta, Amharic: ኮልካታ, Arabic: كلكتا, Aragonese: Calcuta, Armenian: Կալկաթա, Assamese: কলকাতা, Asturian: Calcuta, Azerbaijani: Kəlkətə, Bashkir: Калькутта, Basque: Kalkuta, Belarusian: Калькута, Bengali: কলকাতা, Bihari : कोलकाता, Bulgarian: Колката, Burmese: ကာလကတ္တားမြို့, Catalan: Calcuta, Central Kurdish: کەلکەتە, Chechen: Калькутта, Chinese: 加尔各答, Corsican: Calcutta, Croatian: Calcutta, Czech: Kalkata, Danish: Calcutta, Dutch: Calcutta, Eastern Mari: Колкате, Egyptian Arabic: كولكاتا, English: Calcutta
Esperanto: Kolkato, Extremaduran: Calcuta, Finnish: Kalkutta, French: Calcutta, Galician: Calcuta, Georgian: კოლკატა, German: Kalkutta, Goan Konkani: कलकत्ता, Greek: Καλκούτα, Guarani: Kalkuta, Gujarati: કોલકાતા, Hebrew: כלכותה, Hebrew: קולקטה, Hindi: कोलकाता, Hungarian: Kalkutta, Icelandic: Kalkútta, Ido: Kalkuta, Irish: Calcúta, Italian: Calcutta, Japanese: コルカタ, Kannada: ಕೊಲ್ಕತ್ತ, Kashmiri: کَلٕکَتا, Kazakh: Калькутта, Kirghiz: Калькутта, Korean: 콜카타, Latin: Calcutta, Lithuanian: Kalkuta, Lombard: Calcuta
Lower Sorbian: Kalkuta, Macedonian: Колката, Malayalam: കൊൽക്കത്ത, Marathi: कोलकाता, Mingrelian: კოლკატა, Mongolian: Калькутта, Nahuatl languages: Calcuta, Nepali (macrolanguage): कोलकाता, Newari: कोलकाता, Norwegian: Calcutta, Occitan (post 1500): Calcuta, Old English (ca. 450-1100): Caligardamana, Oriya (macrolanguage): କଲିକତା, Ossetian: Калькуттæ, Panjabi: ਕੋਲਕਾਤਾ, Persian: کلکته, Polish: Kalkuta, Portuguese: Calcutá, Pushto: کلکته, Romanian: Calcuta, Romanian: Calcutta, Russia Buriat: Калькутта, Russian: Калькутта, Russian: Колката, Rusyn: Колката, Samogitian: Kalkota, Sanskrit: कोलकाता, Serbian: Колката
Sicilian: Calcutta, Slovak: Kalkata, Spanish: Calcuta, Swedish: Calcutta, Tamil: கொல்கத்தா, Tatar: Kälküttä, Telugu: కోల్‌కాతా, Thai: โกลกาตา, Tibetan: ཀ་ལི་ཀུ་ཏ, Tosk Albanian: Kalkutta, Turkish: Kalküta, Turkmen: Kalkutta, Uighur: Kalkutta, Ukrainian: Колката, Upper Sorbian: Kalkutta, Urdu: کولکاتہ, Uzbek: Kalkutta, Venetian: Calcuta, Veps: Kolkat, Welsh: Calcutta, Western Panjabi: کلکتہ, Yakut: Колката, Yiddish: קאלקאטא, Yue Chinese: 架利吉打, Kalikātā, Sealdah
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