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Misheard lyrics can be fun

Tiny Dancer by Elton John Misheard: Hold me closer Tony Danza Correct: Hold me closer tiny dancer Elton Joh...

Bickram Ghosh drops a collaborative puja special

Durga Puja is best ushered in with the right kind of music and the Manicktala Chaltabagan Lohapatty Durga Puja...
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Culture  /  Published 16.10.21

Misheard lyrics can be fun

Losing My Religion by R.E.M. Misheard: Let’s pee in the corner. Let’s pee in the spotlight. Correct: That’s me in the corner. That’s me in the spotlight. This is good fun an...
By Mathures Paul

Culture  /  Published 13.10.21

Remembering Lizzie Bravo

Last week, John Lennon’s Instagram account — managed by his estate — made three consecutive posts about a person many may not have heard of — Lizzie Bravo. She was a superfan. ...
By Mathures Paul

Culture  /  Published 12.10.21

Bickram Ghosh drops a collaborative puja special

Saswata Chatterjee tried his hand at the dhaak. Pictures: B. Halder ...
By Urvashi Bhattacharya

Culture  /  Published 10.10.21

The trailblazers

Steve Aoki: They’re just amazing, beautiful human beings. ...
By Sudarshana Ganguly

Culture  /  Published 10.10.21

Those scales will lie

Kamaladi, our domestic help, had missed that intricate web, I thought to myself. Those were the early days of the pandemic and the lockdown, and beginning of the no-Kamaladi period. What Kamaladi had ...
By Anasuya Basu

Culture  /  Published 10.10.21

Fetch the ghee and fritters, someone!

A fistful of moong dal and another of rice, the short-grained fragrant gobindobhog, cooked together and served with desi ghee. In Bengal, this dish is known as khichuri and it is the favoured offering...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Culture  /  Published 10.10.21

UNWANTED: Partition

Dwaipayan and Kasturi are among the founder-members of the People’s Film Collective, a platform that screens documentary films and political cinema for audiences in Bengal. Kasturi has co-direct...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

Culture  /  Published 03.10.21

The writing on the sky

These are unlucky days. A cloudy sky over Calcutta feels ominous, especially after the relentless downpour a fortnight ago. Dipankar Dey, however, objects to “unlucky” and “ominous&r...
By Bitan Sikdar

Culture  /  Published 03.10.21

A roof for lonely woofs

I wanted my children to grow up with dogs just as we had, so, when my son was four, we got a puppy, Mowgli. My children’s interaction with dogs would have been just like mine — bringing up...
By Paromita Sen

Culture  /  Published 03.10.21

Please Do Not Touch

"The body is perishable but if my soul is present at the ashram then it will always be alive. If the atmosphere at the ashram, for which we all are trying, also becomes the atmosphere of our own ...
By Mehul Devkala


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