News  /  Published 06.05.22

New Town residents celebrate Basanta Utsav after two years

Cultural group Palash Prangan celebrated Basanta Utsav at Dishari Bhavan with an informal adda interspersed with music and dance. “It seems we are meeting after a decade,” said former chi...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 29.04.22

How workshops, fun activities and some blessings kept students in Kolkata busy

Vivekananda Mission School, in association with its alumni body, celebrated Saraswati Puja on the school premises on February 5. Students, teachers, alumni members and staff members enthusiastically t...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Kolkata

News  /  Published 01.04.22

Click your township: Holi special

By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 25.03.22

Colours of emotions run high among Salt Lake residents

After two long years of being restricted from social gatherings, Falguni Abasan experienced a Santiniketan-style Basanta Utsav last Friday on Dol Purnima. This was the first time that the occasion was...
By Our Bureau


News  /  Published 19.03.22

Trader shot in Regent Park after clash over Holi colours

“We have sketchy details about the assassins. Some of our officers are trying to retrieve the registration number of the two wheeler that the assassins rode to reach the spot,” said a poli...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.03.22

Over 60 Kolkatans arrested for ‘disorderly conduct’ on Holi, liquor seized

With the Shab-e-Barat festival also scheduled on Friday and Saturday, around 3,000 police personnel were deployed across the city. Around 400 police pickets have been set up. At the Ultadanga Hudco c...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

News  /  Published 19.03.22

Holi spirit edges out Covid fear from hearts of revellers in Kolkata

Bikers without helmets were also a common sight across city streets. A doctor who lives in an upscale south Kolkata complex had locked himself up in his sixth-floor apartment during Holi for the past...
By Debraj Mitra, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.03.22

In photos: Kolkata celebrates Dol with colourful fervour

By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 18.03.22

Cops on Holi alert at Salt Lake, New Town, Lake Town, Baguiati & Bangur

Police checkposts will be put up around the twin townships today in a bid to ensure a safe Holi. “We shall put up checkposts especially around major public attractions in Salt Lake and New Town...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake


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