West Bengal  /  Published 21.06.19

La Martiniere to get new governors

The two permanent ex-officio governors of the two La Martiniere schools will nominate the board’s four new acting governors on Friday.The posts of the four acting governors had fallen vacant on Wedn...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.20

BRIEFS: Botanical garden shut

The Indian Botanic Garden in Shibpur will be closed to public till March 31, said a garden official. “The garden will remain closed for morning walkers as well as visitors, till further notice,” h...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 07.03.20

Boys to men, a long march of Bottoms past

The best love affairs are those that remain stuck between ifs and buds, are loath to blossom. Long years later, when you have developed the stomach and nerve to settle down to watch your own life stre...
By Upala Sen

West Bengal  /  Published 25.11.19

Scottish Church in Kestopur

The 179-year-old Scottish Church Collegiate School opened its second campus in Kestopur, off VIP Road, on Monday to meet the demand for English-medium education among guardians of the area.The school ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 23.12.19

Poor form is being rewarded

Sir — It is curious to see how the selectors as well as the captain of the Indian men’s cricket team, Virat Kohli, keep standing up for Rishabh Pant, in spite of the wicketkeeper-batsman putting u...
By The Telegraph


India  /  Published 08.04.19

YSR Congress seeks vote in church

Sunday church services usually end with announcements of weddings and Bible quiz results. On April 7, the English Mass at Visakhapatnam’s St Anthony’s Church was followed by a speech from the loca...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Visakhapatnam

Opinion  /  Published 01.04.19

The ring of power

To kiss, or not to kiss, that is the dilemma which has divided the Catholic community. At a recent public event, Pope Francis created a furore by withdrawing his hand every time a devotee tried to kis...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.19

Two CNI schools to run colleges

Two schools run by the Church of North India (CNI) in Calcutta will open general degree colleges, which will strive to offer quality education and attract bright students.St James’ School, a 155-yea...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

World  /  Published 27.10.19

Pope's Amazon synod proposes female leaders

Catholic bishops from across the Amazon called Saturday for the ordination of married men as priests to address the clergy shortage in the region, an historic proposal that would upend centuries of Ro...
By AP in Vatican

West Bengal  /  Published 09.08.19

Calcutta civil court refuses stay in bishop removal case

City civil court on Friday refused to issue any interim stay on the decision of the synod of Church of North India (CNI) to remove Reverend Ashoke Biswas, former bishop of the Calcutta diocese, from t...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta


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