Opinion  /  Published 31.08.22

Considering road safety of cyclists

Human touch Sir — One of the most sustainable and green modes of transport is the bicycle. But riding a bicycle, especially on the city streets, is not bereft of problems. Many cyclists report ...
By The Telegraph

Sports  /  Published 11.06.22

Cyclist abuse row: SAI to conduct inquiry

The female cyclist, who had alleged sexual harassment by sacked national coach R K Sharma, on Saturday filed an FIR against him even as the Sports Authority of India (SAI) said it will speak with the ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Places  /  Published 21.03.22

In pictures: Sporty evenings at Salt Lake's parks

From cricketers to footballers to cyclists, everyone manages to have a ball at these parks! ...
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

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.08.21

Cyclist Lakhan Hansda is a cop!

Lakhan Hansda, the lone international cyclist of Jharkhand, heaved a sigh of relief after bagging a job on Tuesday. Chief minister Hemant Soren handed over appointment letters to a dozen sportsperson...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


Jharkhand  /  Published 13.07.21

Avtar Singh is state para sports chief

Avtar Singh, a former international cyclist and veteran coach of intellectually impaired, has been elected as secretary of Jharkhand Para Sports Association (JPSA). Seventy-one-year-old Singh was ele...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.04.21

Jobless steel city cyclist rues cruel joke

Jharkhand’s lone international cyclist Lakhan Hansda does not seem to have much hope when it comes to the prospects of getting a government job. He was among the 39 sportspersons who were calle...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshdepur

Calcutta  /  Published 30.03.21

Cyclist killed in road accident

A man riding a bicycle died and another man riding a motorbike was injured in separate accidents on Sunday. Around 10.45pm, a lorry hit cyclist Monojit Bhar, 57, of Bagmari Lane in Kankurgachi, at th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 13.02.21

Tell the world: Farmers' protest on Trevor Noah show

Sir — It is a relief that the popular television chat show host, Trevor Noah, dedicated a lengthy segment on his show to the farmers’ protests in India. Noah’s show garners high view...
By The Telegraph

Calcutta  /  Published 11.02.21

Cyclists set up pre-poll test

A section of Calcuttans has demanded that political parties include in their manifestos steps ahead of the Assembly polls they would take to tackle air pollution and create infrastructure so that cycl...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


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