Biswa Bangla Gate
News  /  Published 20.05.22

In pics: Ayushmann Khurrana in town, ‘Dadagiri’ finale and more…

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By My Kolkata Web Desk

Places  /  Published 02.04.22

In pictures: New Town’s green cover gets a streak of pink

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By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 21.03.22

Rupan Debnath, Tamali Basu clinch top prize in Kolkata marathon

Among women, the 2020 winner, Sabina Khatun (1:42.03) grabbed the title again while Anita Das claimed the first runner-up position with 1:49.04. Priyanka Gupta (1:50.38) finished as second runner-up. ...

News  /  Published 25.02.22

British cyclist in New Town feels pedestrians inundate cycling lanes

Tale of survival Luke was diagnosed with stage four cancer at the age of 24. To make matters worse, his brother died in an accident at around the same time. “It got me thinking. I was the one w...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Events  /  Published 23.02.22

Kolkata cyclists cheer on UK cancer survivor cycling to Beijing

You can read more about Luke’s journey and donate to his cause at    ...
By Vedant Karia


News  /  Published 21.01.22

Smart bench with solar-powered USB charging points near Biswa Bangla Gate

If your phone runs out of charge while sipping a cuppa at Unbox Park, all you need to do to cross over to the island facing the ticket counter of Biswa Bangla Gate. A smart bench has been installed th...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 11.12.21

EM Bypass-New Town flyover plan spares core East Kolkata Wetlands area

Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) has drawn up a new project report for a proposed flyover connecting EM Bypass and New Town’s Biswa Bangla gate.  The flyover proposal prom...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.12.21

Second leg of Biswa Bangla Gate underpass now in use in New Town

The Biswa Bangla Gate crossing subways are equipped with two-way escalators as well as stairs and they have beautiful artwork on the walls. “The theme of the first underpass was old and new Kolk...
By The Telegraph in Salt Lake

Places  /  Published 25.11.21

New Town: Why the Kolkata township is perfect to pedal through

Given the highway-esque roads of New Town, a drive through the area usually involves zooming towards your destination without taking in much of your surroundings. However, even a 20-minute cycle-ride ...
By Vedant Karia

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

City monuments on New Town’s subway wall

The final work goes beyond monuments to include familiar Kolkata motifs like the yellow taxi and tram as also culinary icons hilsa and prawn. The other side of the wall is left bare as Hidco plans to...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake


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