Calcutta  /  Published 01.03.21

New Town advisory on cycle stations

The New Town authorities have issued an advisory to all residential and commercial buildings to set up bicycle docking stations, an officer of New Town Kolkata Development Authority said. “Hidc...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

India  /  Published 24.02.21

Odisha Cong MLAs spring pedal power

“Where is the achhe din. Now it’s all bure din. Even at this age I have to ride the bicycle to protest price rise. The Centre should immediately reduce the tax on petroleum products. I don...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Calcutta  /  Published 25.12.20

Cycle theft outside mart

The use of bicycles is on the rise in New Town but thefts are also being reported. Ivy Mondal, a resident of CE Block, had her cycle stolen on December 20 from outside the NKDA market near the New To...
By A Staff Reporter in New Town

Opinion  /  Published 01.10.20

Golden voice: Remembering S.P. Balasubrahmanyam

Sir — The demise of the legendary singer, S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, has left a huge void in the field of music (“Gentle giant of music is no more”, Sept 26). There are countless songs f...
By The Telegraph

Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Police turn down plea for cycling lanes

Police have turned down a proposal to have dedicated lanes for cycles on some roads in Calcutta, arguing that such corridors will shrink the road space, slow down vehicles and lead to an increase in a...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 11.08.20

Breezy ride: Bicycle culture in India

A colleague who stays a few kilometres away from office has bought a bicycle, and is now cycling tens of kilometres within and without Calcutta regularly for all sorts of activities. Many people are n...
By Atanu Biswas

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.07.20

Lone woman in state to fix bike flats in a jiffy

Forty-five-year-old Shanti Kumar, a resident of the remote Hutaru village in Chatra, has become an inspiration for others, being the only woman in Jharkhand to be involved in the profession of repairi...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.03.19

Parking rogues misuse smart cycle stands

The problem of illegal parking is impeding the smooth functioning of smart cycles-for-citizens project in the capital.Ahmedabad-based company Chartered Speed, which is operating the app-based bicycle ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.01.20

App cycles pick up speed

Site clearance issues for docking delayed the launch of the second-phase of the eco-friendly app-based bicycle sharing system in Ranchi, but the NoC from Ranchi Municipal Corporation has raised hopes ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.12.19

NCC cadets pedal for a cause

Pedalling 4,700km, National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets created an awareness on women’s education, cleanliness and why the youth must say no to drugs. The the concluding ceremony of Bihar Jharkhand Re...
By The Telegraph in Ranchi


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