Dakshineswar Skywalk
News  /  Published 16.04.22

Devotees brave April scorcher to throng Belur Math, temples on Poila Baisakh

An opportunity to visit all the places of interest at Belur Math for the first time since the outbreak of the pandemic two years ago saw thousands of devotees throng the headquarters of the Ramakrishn...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.01.22

Construction of Rs 80-crore Kalighat skywalk project gets underway

The piers will come up near the kerbs of Kali Temple Road. The temple drew around 40,000 devotees on an average every day before the Covid pandemic struck. The project was mired in several challenge...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 21.02.21

Plea against skywalk encroachment

Members of the Dakshineswar Kali temple trust have appealed to police to not allow stalls owners on the skywalk that leads to the temple to encroach on space meant for pedestrians. In 2018 chief mini...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.18

Littering is a deeply rooted cultural problem

Swachhta in New India remains a distant dream, no matter what governments might say. The most recent evidence of this were the circumstances that led to the substantial hike in the penalty for litteri...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.18

Littering fine in Calcutta can go up to Rs 1 lakh

Littering, including throwing garbage on the road, in Calcutta can invite fines ranging from Rs 5,000 to Rs 1 lakh.The maximum penalty has been stepped up from Rs 5,000 to Rs 1 lakh and the minimum fi...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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