News  /  Published 14.05.22

Rainy Rabindra Jayanti, Sourav Ganguly, Bowbazar tragedy and more...

In pictures, some events that marked the week that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.05.22

Metro subsidence forces more to abandon Bowbazar homes

Change in decision after Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation nudge...
By Kinsuk Basu, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.05.22

Future uncertain, Bowbazar jewellers demand damage charges

About two dozen shops and their 150-odd workers from Durga Pituri Lane face loss of business up to Rs 10 lakh per day...
By Kinsuk Basu , Tapas Ghosh in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.05.22

Displaced Bowbazar residents seek new accommodation against old ‘unsafe’ houses

Buildings will not be safe after repairs, fear families affected second time since 2019...
By Kinsuk Basu, Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Culture  /  Published 01.05.22

Bengali Babu

The kerani or clerk is not exactly ‘labour class’. But then you’d also hesitate to call him a white-collar worker. This May Day, The Telegraph tells the story of this liminal figure...
By Prasun Chaudhuri


News  /  Published 18.04.22

Bagmari resident complains to Kolkata mayor about water crisis

KMC will send teams to inspect the network in the places where residents are complaining of inadequate supply and identify the points of theft...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.02.22

Mayor asks Kolkata Metro to rebuild BBD Bag bus stand in sync with heritage status

The Mahakaran station stands 24m below the green patch around Laldighi in Dalhousie and expects a footfall of 30,000 commuters in peak hours...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

India  /  Published 11.02.22

Gurugram building collapse: Audit on

Police have booked builder and construction contractor for negligence while district administration has ordered inquiry ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 29.01.22

Kolkata Municipal Corporation seeks old law to vacate and raze unsafe buildings

Section 412 of the act empowers the municipal commissioner to get a dangerous building vacated...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

People  /  Published 10.12.21

Trailer launch of ‘8/12’ at BBD Bagh

‘In 1930, on December 8, Binay, Badal and Dinesh had entered the Writers’ Buildings’...
By The Telegraph


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