Travel  /  Published 02.09.19

Day out in Bishnupur

Men wielding bow and arrow or spears or playing musical instruments. Women dressing up. Animals in the wild or domesticated. “Each panel tells a story. You cannot appreciate the whole without apprec...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

West Bengal  /  Published 26.06.19

Bar on MP entry extended

A division bench of Calcutta High Court has extended the interim bar on Bishnupur BJP MP Saumitra Khan from entering Bankura district.The division bench of Justices Joymalya Bagchi and Monojit Mandal...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.05.19

Voting in eight seats today

Eight Lok Sabha seats in Bengal will vote on Sunday in the sixth phase of the general election. Central paramilitary forces (CPMF) will be deployed at all 15,428 booths in these constituencies, some o...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 31.03.19

Defacements and graffiti vigil

Trinamul and BJP leaders in Bankura have asked their workers to maintain vigil on walls as both parties are having trouble in saving their wall graffiti.Both parties complained that rival party worker...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bankura

West Bengal  /  Published 31.03.19

Wife rallies forces after bar

The wife of Saumitra Khan, the BJP candidate for the Bishnupur Lok Sabha seat in Bankura, on Sunday launched the campaign for her husband, standing in for him after he was barred from entering the dis...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Bankura

West Bengal  /  Published 20.03.19

Left enters fray in two Congress seats

The Bengal unit of the Congress on Wednesday kept trying to shift the blame for the break-up of a tie-up to the Left Front, prompting the CPM to announce candidates for two of the four seats the Congr...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.18

Road-trippers set for Calcutta debut

 A community of road-trippers that includes family members of car owners will make its Calcutta debut with a trip to Bishnupur, Bankura, on Sunday.The Roadtrippers Club is known for including peo...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 14.11.18

A wonderful homage to Jamini Roy

Sir — One of the most popular tourist destinations of West Bengal, Bankura’s Bishnupur, is getting a new, colourful look. The walls of government offices, schools, colleges and even private houses...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.18

Bishnupur gets a Jamini Roy facelift

By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Bishnupur


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