The Telegraph
Friday , April 21 , 2017
Salt Lake

Trouble in paradise

If you went angling today, you would probably expect to eat your delicious catch for dinner. But a movement is on to promote catch-and-release angling, whereby you immediately return the fish you...   | Read..

Angling aimed at conservation

On Good Friday, Eco Tourism Park hosted an angling competition with a difference. Two batches of 15 contestants got three hours to catch the Rohu, Katla and Mrigels...   | Read..

Calendar launch at Eco Park

On Poila Baisakh, Eco Island swayed to the strains of folk music and grooved to beat of rap. But it was a fashion show that framed the main event — the launch of a...   | Read..

Purbachal library turns 22 on first day of Baisakh

Purbachal General Library celebrated its 23rd foundation day on the first day of the Bengali New Year.    | Read..

Second bike taxi service launched

A second bike taxi service — One Man Taxi — was launched on Wednesday and its bikes can now be hailed on New Town roads. Transport minister Suvendu Adhikari...   | Read..

Haringhata to sell tea, snacks, meat on wheels

The West Bengal Livestock Development Corporation, in association with Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation, launched three food trucks at Poura Bhavan on Monday. The food...   | Read..

Mountaineer off to climb Lhotse

Debasish Biswas, the first Indian civilian to scale five 8,000m-plus peaks — Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjungha, Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Makalu and Mt. Manaslu — is off...   | Read..

Contemporary spin for khadi

If the word “khadi” brings to mind the image of a middle-aged man in a starched brown panjabi, you need to visit the Khadi Baisakhi Mela at Nazrul Tirtha. The...   | Read..

Global beat, local moves

The junior school annual function of Hariyana Vidya Mandir had students performing flamenco to bhangra, dressed in a variety of attire from kimono to sari.     | Read..

Shakespeare beyond text books

The story of Shakespeare's life is almost as racy as the plots he penned over four hundred years back.    | Read..
The BJ Block branch of Eurokids held a sports day for its students, all aged between one-and-half and four-and-half years.