Cultural Heritage
News  /  Published 11.03.23

Book on past and present of homes of Bengal stalwarts

‘Story behind Storey: Luminaries of Bengal’, penned by architect Indrani Sarkar & published by Intach tells story of legendary personalities...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

Events  /  Published 18.02.23

The launch of ‘Heritage Retailers of Calcutta: 1785 to 1950’ at The Park

Ashish Sanyal attempts to tells some of the stories behind the oldest retail businesses in Calcutta in his book...
By Ramona Sen

News  /  Published 29.01.23

Scottish Cemetery gets heritage plaque

Calcutta Scottish Heritage Trust and Intach award...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.01.23

A walk through old Chinatown in central Kolkata

Know Your Cheenapara is an initiative to spread awareness about Chinese heritage in the city...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.11.22

Heritage plaque for Calcutta Rowing Club at Rabindra Sarobar

The club’s records of its inauguration were swept away along with other club properties by the cyclone of 1864....
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 14.11.22

Atul Dodiya painting rakes in Rs 20 lakh for Calcutta Architectural Legacies

The artist made it sitting on the porch of an old house in Hindustan Park in 2016 and donated to a trust that fights for protection of Kolkata’s heritage...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 24.10.22

170-year-old inscription found

Three-member team of Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) chances upon finding during a survey of archaeological remains at Delang area ...
By PTI in Bhubaneswar

News  /  Published 22.10.22

Blue plaque at Rani Rashmoni’s house

Grade I heritage buildings to have such boards...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 17.10.22

G20: India to put spotlight on heritage sites

India is expected to host over 200 G20 meetings during its yearlong Presidency...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 14.10.22

From Russia, with love for Durga Puja

Svetlana Ryzhakova has been frequenting India since the 1990s and has authored several books and made films on life in Kolkata...
By The Telegraph in Salt Lake


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