The Telegraph
Friday , September 2 , 2016
Salt Lake

Camera to catch litterbugs

The lanes of BA and CA Block are about to get CCTVs. No, not to catch thieves but to catch residents who dump their rubbish on the roadsides.  Local councillor Rajesh Chirimar has announced...   | Read..

Fields flooded, veggie prices soar

A month back a vegetable seller in Baisakhi market would have sold 10kg of Lady’s Finger on a Sunday morning. Last Sunday, he sold 1.5kg. “Who can afford to eat...   | Read..

Bins, aprons for Sector V hawkers

The Sector V hawker you buy your lunch from may now be wearing an apron over her attire, a cap covering her hair and may serve you wearing gloves. What’s more, you...   | Read..

Sting scare at BA-CA Park

Three days after five under-19 footballers of East Bengal Academy, who practise at BA-CA ground, were hospitalised with dengue-like symptoms local councillor Rajesh...   | Read..

In school for a meal, till marriage

In 2016, there were two pregnant Madhyamik candidates from our school. Like most other students of our all-girls’ school, their ambition was to get married. At least...   | Read..

On tiger trail

♦ Apropos the article “Tiger terrain” published on August 12, I would like to share my experience of visiting the Sundarbans in 2005.     | Read..

Topper talk

Rank: 1st Chandrachur Mandal   | Read..

Palm: Leaves for fan, sap for drinks...

If you celebrated Janmashtami at home last week, you must have made Tal-er Bora.    | Read..

My garden

His house — known as “phuler bari” around GD Market — is a landmark of sorts and Asim Kumar Biswas is a veteran greenthumb. Not restricted to...   | Read..

This Month, That Year

Local  1924: Footballer Sailen Manna born on September 1. Considered one of India’s best defenders, Manna goes on to play for Mohun Bagan and even captains India...   | Read..
Camera to catch litterbugs