The Telegraph
Friday , September 30 , 2016
Salt Lake

Pick of pandals next door

 A huge bird is perched on the ground with its wings spread across a span of 19-ft, its throat and head forming the central pivot. Visitors enter the pandal under the wings   | Read..

Where to eat this puja

The food festival Bora Yaari stays true to its name by offering 10 to 12 varieties of fritters with every buffet meal,   | Read..


Salt Lake has a new SDO. Saikat Chakraborty joined office earlier this month and now sits at the sub-divisional office at DJ 4.    | Read..

A creche for your pet

Heading to Bangkok for the Pujas and fretting about where to leave behind your pet? Several creches are coming up in our neighbourhood to cater to this growing demand.    | Read..

Me & my pet

Press the doorbell of this BD Block house and three soft toys come running to you. Oh wait! They’re real. You’re now overwhelmed by the combined cuteness and at...   | Read..

Pet-related facilities around the world 

DOGTV is a television channel catering to dogs, available in the US and some European countries. The 24-hour channel airs shows in three categories.    | Read..

Puja connects Calcutta to Connecticut

Growing up in Bankura, the onset of Puja would be announced by swaying kaash phool. Now, that I live in Connecticut, it is announced by the changing colour of maple leaves....   | Read..

Kite flights of fancy

Kites may be a rare sight in Salt Lake skies but New Town’s Eco Tourism Park had plenty of them on Vishvakarma puja. The park had hosted a kite flying competition...   | Read..
Pick of pandals next door