The Telegraph
Friday , November 6 , 2015
Salt Lake

Smartness defined

Since last Saturday’s Smart City rally and Broadway-draping canvas, the talk of the township has been the phrase “smart city”. Pamphlets have reached homes, hoardings have come up...   | Read..

Civic body rings sting alert

With elections out of the way and the smart city campaign flagged off, Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation has finally gone back to basics. With reports of rising mosquito...   | Read..

Heard on the streets

A 10km-long flex was put up by the corporation between the stadium and Karunamoyee on Saturday for residents to pen their Smart City ideas. But the comments were a mixed...   | Read..

Neighbours spar for honours

Homely contests held for neighbours livened up proceedings in every block.   | Read..

FE Block elders turn clock back

FE Block hosted a lively adda for senior citizens on Ashtami with over 20 participants singing, reciting, dancing or simply sharing views on the topic “Sheykaal, ekaal”...   | Read..

Blocks take screen to stage

The trend this Puja was to put up stage adaptations of popular films. Residents of AA Block enacted a play based on the 2012 hit Bhooter Bhabishyat and in AC Block the...   | Read..

Much ado to set Ravan afire

An army of 11 toiled for nearly two months to build what was at 45-ft, perhaps the biggest Ravan in the city. The effigy was installed at BF Park for Dussehra Mahautsav by...   | Read..

CA Block fetes the 80-plus

CA Block has over 50 residents over the age of 80 years and they were all felicitated by the block association on Dwadashi.    | Read..

Kali puja highlights

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New Town ghat bigger draw this year

Upasana immersion ghat in New Town was busier than ever on Trayodashi as organisers headed there in greater numbers than usual in an attempt to bypass the ghats on the...   | Read..

Shaan rocks BK Block

BK Block concluded their puja with a loud bang that was singer Shaan’s performance on Trayodoshi.    | Read..

Christmas on steroids

I was in Jharkhand for a project this March. It was there that I first heard about the goddess Durga, her different incarnations and the festival dedicated to her. This...   | Read..

Click your township

Train your lens on sights in Salt Lake or New Town on Kali puja and email to us at by  November 11. The chosen pictures will...   | Read..

Heard at the pandals

A middle-aged couple were on their way out from the IA Block pandal.    | Read..
Residents of Salt Lake got a chance to experience some Egyptian culture in BF Park on October...   | Read..