West Bengal  /  Published 29.03.20

Move to collect migrant worker data

The Bengal government has asked all district administrations to prepare databases of migrant labourers who are stuck in different states during the lockdown so that authorities can take remedial measu...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

India  /  Published 02.07.19

Bengal unfairly singled out: Mahua Moitra

Trinamul’s Krishnanagar MP Mahua Moitra registered her protest on Tuesday against the “Parliament being turned into a forum to discuss law and order situation in West Bengal.” She was speaking d...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 28.03.20

Coronavirus lockdown: Bengal succour for those stranded

• A group of 70 people who had travelled to Puducherry for a medical emergency complains that the lodge where they are staying has stopped supplying food. The local administration of Puducherry arra...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.19

Samaritan tag for NBSTC lost bag restorer

A man working on contract at the North Bengal State Transport Corporation’s (NBSTC) Ultadanga depot travelled 300km to Murshidabad to return a bag to a passenger who had left it on a bus almost thre...
By Alamgir Hossain in Farakka(Murshidabad)

West Bengal  /  Published 30.06.19

Blocks to organ gifting

Five lakh people in India die waiting for organ transplant in India every year with the country recording the lowest number of donations, experts said at a seminar on Saturday evening.The discussion t...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 26.06.19

North Bengal monsoon misery

Heavy monsoon rains have lashed north Bengal since Tuesday night, leaving five farmers dead in lightning and one in landslides. The lightning deaths occurred in Malda where a group of people was worki...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.19

Pick of products at Trade Fair

By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.19

The zero-waste lady

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By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 23.03.20

Young and Fast Guns of Bengal

From the likes of Shute Banerjee, Subrata Guha and Barun Burman to Ranadeb Bose, Shib Sankar Paul and Ashok Dinda of the modern generation, Bengal’s rich tradition of fast bowling has always earned ...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 20.03.20

More than a coach, a teacher of life

My first interaction with PK Banerjee was in the washroom of Cooperage Stadium in Mumbai. A very unlikely place for an interaction between a coach and his ward. It was the monsoon of 1971. I was all o...
By Pradip Choudhury


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