The Telegraph
Friday , June 9 , 2017
Salt Lake

Price of trash

The civic body plans to start charging block markets for the garbage they generate. The decision was taken last week by the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation has announced that they would charge...   | Read..

Canal squatters eye redress

Squatters were evicted from the banks of the Eastern Drainage Canal on Wednesday morning but by the afternoon they had landed up at the corporation headquarters to stage a...   | Read..

Unlit stretch on Metro corridor

A 1km long stretch from Jalasampad Bhavan in Salt Lake’s DF Block till the Karunamoyee intersection is devoid of any working streetlights on both flanks of the Third...   | Read..

Guardian of the green

As Calcutta swelters in heat and humidity, it is raining every two-three days in a corner of Purulia, a district traditionally parched of rain. “It feels as if we are...   | Read..

Gift of plant for every baby

Along with nurturing a new-born baby parents will now be expected to look after a sapling.    | Read..

2 faces of minister Sovan

On World Environment Day, environment minister Sovan Chatterjee was a dramatic show of contrast.   | Read..

Summer coolers

If eating has become a chore in this heat, step into Courting Coffees for a sip and bite of food that will leave you refreshed and nourished. This BK Block cafe has...   | Read..

IIEST aims for solar power crown

The Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, will soon stake claim to be the university producing the highest solar power in the country.   | Read..

Blood bank & more for dogs

Calcutta is about to get its first blood bank for dogs. West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences in Belgachhia is trying to open several facilities including a...   | Read..

Me & my pet

Dogs are said to be the most faithful creatures in the world but Uno the Golden Retriever’s case will leave you scratching your head. “My aunt Srabani Guha, who...   | Read..

Tribute to mother dear

Apropos the article “Tribute to Mothers”, dated May 12, I would like to mention my two mothers. The first was my birth mother, Anjali Ghosal, who nurtured me...   | Read..
Price of trash