Opinion  /  Published 14.08.22

Letters to the Editor: Chicago's annual Duck Derby dumps more plastic into waterbodies

Break the flow Sir — Tens of thousands of rubber ducks were splashed into the Chicago river at the city’s annual Duck Derby recently. People can adopt a duck and watch it race down the r...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 07.07.22

US shooting: Accused held with no bail

An Illinois man charged in the killing of seven people at a Fourth of July parade was ordered held in jail without bond on Wednesday, as questions continued to mount about why he was allowed to buy gu...

World  /  Published 06.07.22

Chicago: Murder charges framed

Seven people were killed and dozens wounded when a gunman opened fire on people attending a July 4 parade in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park. Authorities said the accused had planned the attack fo...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 06.07.22

When toddler was rescued

Lauren Silva had just parked her car in a garage and was heading to breakfast with her boyfriend and his teenage son when she heard the gunshots. Out on the street, her boyfriend and his son saw a tod...
By John Yoon

World  /  Published 05.07.22

Suspect detained

A man is in police custody after an hours-long manhunt near the Chicago suburb of Highland Park where a deadly shooting took place during an Independence Day parade. Police arrested a 22-year old man...
By Deutsche Welle


Places  /  Published 09.06.22

Chicago to Calcutta: The romance of art deco

Social media groups on Facebook and Instagram such as Calcutta Architecture legacies and Calcutta Art deco, dedicated to the city’s art deco heritage are doing their best to raise awareness. Rec...
By Ashwin Rajagopalan

People  /  Published 27.04.22

Meet Vernon Morais, the ‘first Kolkatan’ to complete the Grand Slam of running

Not many people know there is a Grand Slam of marathons... The marathon culture itself is quite new. I moved from Delhi to Kolkata in 2014. Work brought me to Kolkata. When I came here, I found that ...
By Saionee Chakraborty

India  /  Published 22.01.22

Indians abroad unable to access EC websites

A Malayali manager at a private firm in Dubai struggled to track his name on the voters’ list as two Election Commission of India websites would not load. A social science researcher in Chicago...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 06.01.22

Covid-19: Chicago cancels schools

Chicago officials cancelled classes in the nation’s third-largest school district on Wednesday amid a dispute with the teachers’ union, the latest disruption to US education and life as th...
By Reuters in Chicago

News  /  Published 20.12.21

Tamil Nadu girl wins a Rs 3-crore scholarship to go to University of Chicago

Swega Saminathan has been selected for a full scholarship worth Rs 3 crore to study at the University of Chicago in the US ...


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