News  /  Published 11.07.22

Bird rescued in 8-hour operation in Dum Dum Park

A common mynah that had flown into a web of kite strings and electricity wires around 40 feet above the road in Dum Dum Park was rescued on Sunday in an operation that stretched more than eight hours....
By Snehal Sengupta in Dum Dum

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.22

Sovan meets his Didi

Former Calcutta mayor Sovan Chatterjee on Wednesday met West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee at state secretariat, fuelling speculation of his return to the state's ruling pa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 28.04.22

Will make Bangla film when I get good grasp over the language: Shoojit Sircar

Critically acclaimed filmmaker Shoojit Sircar has expressed his desire to direct a Bangla movie, but only after he gets a good grasp over the language. A ‘probashi’ (non-resident) Be...
By PTI in Kolkata

Food  /  Published 13.04.21

Thanksgiving Day by the community of farmers

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By Satnam Singh Ahluwalia

Calcutta  /  Published 09.04.21

Baisakh on Plate

Poila Baisakh Culinary Extravaganza Where: X-Spicy, Indismart Hotel, Sector V When: April 15, lunch from noon to 4pm and dinner from 7 to 11pm Pocket pinch: Rs 999, including two pegs of IMFL drink...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake


Calcutta  /  Published 09.10.20

Rs 10 cr granted for road repair

Urban development and municipal affairs minister Firhad Hakim inaugurated the purified drinking water project at Tank 5 near Baisakhi on Saturday. He announced the sanction of Rs 10 crore for road rep...
By Our Special Correspondent

West Bengal  /  Published 11.09.20

Baisakhi Bandyopadhyay in BJP state committee

The Bengal BJP on Thursday inducted Baisakhi Bandyopadhyay into the party’s extended state committee amid murmurs that she found a berth because the leadership wanted to keep her friend and Trin...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.19

Clean-Baisakhi drive by residents

On Sunday morning, a group of people, in surgical caps and face masks, were seen going around Baisakhi Abasan grounds. Some were spraying bleaching powder, some wielded the broom while some others mad...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 15.05.20

Coronavirus street art by Baisakhi residents

Residents of Baisakhi Abasan took to the streets, paintbrush in hand, to raise awareness about Covid-19.A huge coronavirus catches the eye from a distance as one approaches AMP Vaisaakhi Mall from Bid...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

Calcutta  /  Published 13.04.20

Muted Baisakhi celebrations amid lockdown

Baisakhi was celebrated across homes in the city on Monday and people offered prayers in their homes because they could not visit gurdwaras during the lockdown.A few committee members offered prayers,...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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