News  /  Published 24.01.22

A Meghalaya college teacher and his passion for cycling

Pyniarlang Nongbri has clocked over 40,000km on his bicycle to spread awareness about healthy living and clean air...

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.22

Cooch Behar youth on cycle for 10,000 km

A 21-year-old youth from Cooch Behar, who had cycled for over 10,000km and covered 19 states while imparting messages of peace, amity, integrity and education for all, was felicitated by the Trinamul ...
By Main Uddin Chisti

News  /  Published 07.01.22

Cycle tracks get blocked in New Town

Several stretches of dedicated bicycle tracks in New Town are blocked by parked vehicles, construction materials and stalls selling anything from fruits to cellphone paraphernalia. Hidco, which builds...
By Snehal Sengupta

People  /  Published 06.01.22

Cycling the Himalayas: Meet Jyotishka Biswas, who undertakes mountain trips on his bike

The last two years have not been easy for travelling due to the pandemic, but Biswas managed to make a few short cycling trips. On a cycling holiday to Plassey in Berhampore this November, he met musi...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

News  /  Published 03.01.22

Cycle race in New Town sees participation by 170 enthusiasts

A digital marketing executive, a basketball enthusiast and someone who picked cycling seriously during the lockdown lined up at the starting line-up of the West Bengal State Cycling Championship oppos...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town


People  /  Published 07.12.21

One man and his mission to enrich lives through cycle polo

When 2020 came, and with it the pandemic, it made it tougher for Lal and his friends to fight an already overwhelming battle. “In a place like Habibpur, it is already very difficult to maintain...
By Vedant Karia

People  /  Published 02.12.21

Shantanu Moitra’s Anantha Yatra ends where the Ganga does

“I don’t think there could be a more appropriate way to sign off the Anantha Yatra. This is as real as regeneration can get,” says Moitra, who has not only completed the most challen...
By Priyam Marik

People  /  Published 30.11.21

This cycling ‘community’ has over 1,500 Kolkatans pedalling with passion

You can follow all updates on CNG’s upcoming events at their Facebook and Instagram handles.   ...
By Vedant Karia

Places  /  Published 25.11.21

New Town: Why the Kolkata township is perfect to pedal through

Given the highway-esque roads of New Town, a drive through the area usually involves zooming towards your destination without taking in much of your surroundings. However, even a 20-minute cycle-ride ...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 08.11.21

Cycle risk at crucial Chingrighata crossroads on EM Bypass

The Telegraph spent a couple of hours at the crossing on Sunday. On one side of the crossing is Sukantanagar and on the other is Beleghata. Pedestrians and cyclists are barred at the crossing and yet...
By Snehal Sengupta in Chingrighata


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