Bangladesh Liberation War 1971
News  /  Published 21.02.23

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, February 21, 1952

On this day protests against Pakistan government’s decision to make Urdu the only official language and not include Bengali as an official language gathered momentum in Dhaka...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 22.02.22

Letters to Editor: One has the right to be happy alone

Readers write in from Delhi, Calcutta, Navi Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Ujjain, Narendrapur, Bokaro...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 29.12.21

Selective memory: 1971 war

It's also time to reflect how India once embraced some of the planet’s most vulnerable people in their hour of need...
By Charu Sudan Kasturi

Culture  /  Published 19.12.21

The untold story of the war heroines

Bangladesh is celebrating 50 years of Independence but the occasion also marks a half century of violation of large numbers of Bengali women. The Telegraph revisits the biranganas and what they have h...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Opinion  /  Published 18.12.21

History’s ironies: Two-nation theory reborn

POLITICS AND PLAY | The two-nation theory reborn...
By Ramachandra Guha


News  /  Published 17.12.21

Forces pay tributes to martyrs of 1971 war at Fort William

Remembering the martyrs on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh’s war of independence and India’s triumph over Pakistan...
By The Telegraph in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.12.21

50th Vijay Diwas of India’s victory in Bangladeshi liberation war observed at Fort William

Wreaths were laid by war veterans, next of kin of those who fought for the country and Army commanders of the three services...
By My Kolkata & PTI

World  /  Published 13.12.21

Dhaka strong protest against US sanction

Awami League leader Obaidul Qader spoke on issues like America's support of Pakistan during the 1971 Liberation War and 'deaths' along the Mexico border...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

News  /  Published 27.11.21

Victory at Eden Gardens, Paoli Dam at IFFI 2021, Kapil Dev in town…

In pictures, the week that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

Events  /  Published 27.11.21

Servicemen commemorate 50 years of 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War

Serving and retired servicemen take part in programme at Eco Park...
By The Telegraph in New Town


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