Calcutta  /  Published 19.01.21

Digital gateway to festivity

Shri Shikshayatan School Shri Shikshayatan School recently organised its annual science exhibition and art and craft show for the junior section on a virtual platform. The exhibitions together were a...
By Ayan Paul, Arundhati Bhattacharya , Neha Singh in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 03.01.21

Fairy tale on field: the significance of Md Siraj

The cricket in Australia was a grace note at the end of this dirge-like year. The telecast of the Test before Christmas and the Boxing Day match soon afterwards was a window into normalcy. Even when t...
By Mukul Kesavan

Opinion  /  Published 02.01.21

Sweet spotlight: hot chocolate bombs

Of all the things to remember 2020 by, you would never have considered hot chocolate bombs to be one. They emerged slowly to grab attention in October on TikTok and then were everywhere on social medi...
By Suhashini Sarkar

Calcutta  /  Published 30.12.20

HC issues order for year-end festivities

Police have concluded that Park Street saw an unexpected surge in crowd on Christmas evening because people who had been to the Victoria Memorial and Alipore zoo earlier in the day came over to see th...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

World  /  Published 27.12.20

First a warning, then a blast

A parked motor home exploded on a tree-lined street in downtown Nashville at dawn on Friday morning minutes after a recorded announcement emanating from the vehicle warned of a bomb, in what police sa...
By Reuters in New York


Opinion  /  Published 27.12.20

Serving bias

Sir — Hearteningly, this year, lots of people apparently chose to rent a Christmas tree rather than buy real or artificial trees. Trees are rented and taken home in pots and returned to sustaina...
By The Telegraph

Calcutta  /  Published 27.12.20

41 prosecuted for drink driving

A 20-year-old motorcyclist was injured after an unidentified vehicle hit him on Picnic Garden Road around 2.45am on Saturday. Bikash Roy, a resident of Panditiya Road, was taken to Calcutta National ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.12.20

Fresh mask call after ‘leniency’

Around 200 people were booked for not wearing masks on Christmas out of the teeming masses that took to the city’s streets to soak in the festive spirit. Health experts and doctors said the fig...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.12.20

Christmas revelry at Calcutta

By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.12.20

Park Street footfall dam bursts

Park Street had to be closed to traffic for around two hours on Christmas evening after the number of pedestrians on the “party street” suddenly surged, leaving no space for vehicles. Tho...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Park Street


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