Barry O Brien
News  /  Published 04.09.22

Hand chopped off, not will to succeed

Khatun handed over six scholarships to young girls and boys who are equally determined to pursue their dreams despite their circumstances. One among them was Swarnali Das, whose family income would o...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 07.08.20

'Live the faith, don't shout from rooftop'

Writer, educator and motivational speaker Barry O’Brien penned a poem on Thursday on what he thought being a ‘true believer’ was. A practising Christian, O’Brien feels “...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.19

Teen alerts adults on matters of mind

A Class X student reminded an audience of adults on Saturday that they should not ignore the warning signs when a child seems lonely or is not eating properly.The theme for this year’s The Telegraph...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.19

Imagine a Lennon teaching English at 94

The audience at Nazrul Mancha gave a standing ovation to birthday girl Olive Lennon who turned 94 on Saturday. The nonagenarian Lennon still teaches English to her nephew and a small group of children...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.20

Non-competitively competitive spirit at KQF

A mind-boggling event where more than 25 quizzes were held with more than 50 quizmasters...
By Kasturi Sen

Opinion  /  Published 10.01.20

Another strike

Ravi Shankar Prasad’s claim of only 296 Anglo-Indians must be contrasted with Chakravarti Rajagopalachari’s perceptive comment that most educated Indians are “Anglo-Indians”. Like Han Suyin, h...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray

West Bengal  /  Published 25.01.20

Anglo-Indian team to meet law minister

A delegation of Anglo-Indian leaders from across the country will meet the law minister in Delhi next week — the first time since the revocation of the reservation for the community in Parliament an...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.20

Anglo-Indians meet minister

A delegation of the Anglo-Indian community met the Union law minister in Delhi on Tuesday and told him that the community deserved reservation of seats in Parliament and state Assemblies.A team of 11 ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.01.20

Anglo-Indian call to stay united in ‘scary times’

The days ahead “look scary” and there is a need to “stand together” — a meeting of school principals, professionals and leaders from the Anglo-Indian community from across the country began ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.