Bengali New Year 2020
Culture  /  Published 18.04.20

Panjikanama: tale of a totem

PANJIKA PRIVÉ: Poila Baisakh came and went, and given the way things are, folks could barely even afford notice...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

Calcutta  /  Published 18.04.20

Bengali new year greeted on screen

Some residents turned to technology to celebrate Nava Varsha amid the lockdown...
By Brinda Sarkar and Sudeshna Banerjee

Opinion  /  Published 15.04.20

Unmatched joy

Readers' Speak: Panjikas for Bengali New Year during Covid-19 lockdown; concerns about rising demands for child porn...
By The Telegraph

Calcutta  /  Published 14.04.20

Fish in Poila Baisakh lunch

300-odd people have fish curry and mish-mash with fish heads in lunch...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.04.20

Poila Baisakh shoppers arrested

Tuesday’s prosecution count was almost four times that of Monday’s, police said...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.04.20

Hope makes way for gloom

Poila Baisakh fails to meet aspirations of traders, farmers and artisans ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty


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