The Telegraph
Friday , February 27 , 2015
 
Howrah
 

Cancer combat

Jayanta Saha and his family members were devastated to learn that he had contracted sarcoma in the larynx. The Rabindrasangeet artiste from Midnapore town would often choke when trying to sing. He...   | Read..
 

A language martyr from Konnagar

International Mother Language Day or Bhasa Divas on February 21, is observed in Konnagar in a special way. While all over Bangladesh and also in West Bengal memorial...   | Read..
 

Doing drama in all its forms

Although she was born into a conservative family of north Calcutta, Chandrani Bhattacharya has rediscovered herself after marriage. Her talent in theatre and as a voice...   | Read..
 

For hair and skin care

Shahnaz Husain loyalists in Howrah will not have to look beyond their town to find beauty products and cosmetics from the brand. Just Shahnaz, the first signature store of...   | Read..
 

On the wrong side of a highway

A small building beside NH6 is where Chayanika Granthagar is. The isolated two-storeyed structure is symbolic of how this once popular library has now become a lone...   | Read..
 

Raising yoga awareness

In order to promote yoga and meditation among youngsters, Gurukul Activity Centre, a Dum Dum based multi-activity centre, organised a yoga competition, Just Yoga 2015, in...   | Read..
 

Soccer mania draws 40,000

The month-long tournament of Late Harun Al Rashid and Late Ahmed Hussain Mondal Football Gold Cup concluded on February 4 at Bankra Anjuman Club. Eight teams fought it out...   | Read..
 

Eye camp

An eye check-up camp was organised jointly by Icchapur Shivaji Sangha and Sarada Seva Sangha on February 15 at the Shivaji Sangha ground.   | Read..
 

Poetry and dance

Ramrajatala Sangeet Bitan, a dance and recitation school in Ramrajatala, celebrated the 47th annual programme of the school at Bani Niketan auditorium on February 15. It...   | Read..
 

Fest of biryani, noodles and lyangcha!

Asmorgasbord of biryani, kebabs, shawarmas, noodles, lyanchas and mihidana was awaiting those who cared to drop by at Mandirtala’s Bijoy Krishna Smriti Sangha ground. Not...   | Read..
 
A man dressed as Shiva seeks alms at Howrah Bridge on Shivaratri.  Picture by Gopal Senapati