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Sunday , May 6 , 2012
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The Indian Museum’s bicentennial falls in 2014, and after much ado, work has at last started on upgrading and modernising the institution, popularly known as “jadughar”. The skin of the rear section wall of this sprawling double-storeyed building that was the cynosure of Chowringhee before the flyov...   | Read..

Touch of grey

World Health Day came and went last month, and its focus this year, on ageing and health, brought three songs to my mind and ...   | Read..

Bohurupee’s bash with a difference

Theatre group Bohurupee organised a festival of five plays at the Academy of Fine Arts from April 29 to May 1 to celebrate 64...   | Read..

Between the lines

How often do we record what we read? Never. And therein lies the challenge of writing a history of book reading, explained Ab...   | Read..


Indistinguishable from any other dingy north Calcutta lane, its name is what sets it apart. It is a name loaded with memories...   | Read..

Next weekend you can be at ... Lava

The hills of north Bengal provide some of the best weekend destinations for Calcuttans exhausted and strained by the summer ...   | Read..

In tune with India

When French cellist Gauthier Herrmann took the stage before his concert at Hyatt Regency, Indiya would not let him start. She...   | Read..
A view of the Indian Museum from the Park Street flyover, which has blocked its facade. Pictures by Bhubaneswarananda Halder
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Sidney Sheldon, Jeffrey Archer and John Grisham are the writers actress Kheyali Dastidar reads the m...   | Read..