West Bengal  /  Published 24.10.21

Metro: Non-AC rakes junked

The Metro Railway, Calcutta, on Sunday formally bade farewell to non-AC rakes, some of which have been in service since its inception as the country's first underground railway in 1984. The Calcu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Campus  /  Published 24.10.21

Youth theatre groups are heading back to the auditorium for a live audience

Several groups have started staging offline plays following Covid protocol...
By Suha Roy

Campus  /  Published 24.10.21

Calcutta Youth Meet draws 1,000+ students, holds finals in Gyan Manch

The fifth edition of the fest by Script Productions was a blend of online and offline events ...
By Sharanya Chakraborty

News  /  Published 24.10.21

Two arrested lost income in pandemic

Mithu Halder had contacted daily wage earners Bapi Mondal and Zahir Gazi and offered them money to work for her. Mondal and Gazi had lost a steady source of income during the pandemic, police said. B...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

News  /  Published 24.10.21

Job nearby helped Vicky: Cops

The job as a site supervisor at a construction site on Fern Road, near Subir Chaki’s house on Kankulia Road, possibly helped Vicky Halder to gather information on Chaki, investigators probing in...
By Kinsuk Basu


West Bengal  /  Published 24.10.21

Bengal logs 1,000 new Covid cases

Bengal on Saturday came close to reporting 1,000 new Covid-19 infections in the 24-hour cycle, clocking the highest such figure in over three months at 974 cases. Calcutta and neighbouring North 24-P...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

News  /  Published 24.10.21

Durga Puja: How to make it more global?

Quality roads and waterways, smooth traffic and skilled guides are some of the prerequisites for drawing more international tourists during Durga Puja, Firhad Hakim, chairperson of the board of admini...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 24.10.21

The Imported Address

The court building is a copy of a medieval commercial building known as Cloth Hall in the Belgian town of Ypres.  The narrative picks up as Ghose interviews Sankar — Mani Sankar Mukherjee ...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 22.10.21

Bengal logs 833 new Covid infections

Bengal on Thursday logged 833 new Covid-19 cases, 775 recoveries and 14 deaths. Active cases rose by 44 to 7,535. A Bengal minister said that the new cases reported now are indicative of people who g...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

News  /  Published 21.10.21

A good student, a good teacher: IIM batchmate remembers Subir Chaki

Subir Chaki was a good management student and an equally good management teacher, said one of his batchmates at IIM Calcutta from where he had graduated in 1988.  Saroj Kumar Datta recounted how...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.