Eco Park
Calcutta  /  Published 23.02.21

How do caged birds feel?

Eco Park with its varied landscapes provides spaces for such varied biodiversity and is upholding the mantra of “Let live to live”. To promote biodiversity, a workshop on the local floral...
By Anasuya Basu in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 19.02.21

Blooms on sale from roadside bed

As the day wore itself out, the excited chatter died down in the park and selfie cameras flashed from unexpected corners in the bushes for the last souvenir of the afternoon. Most couples retreated in...
By Showli Chakraborty and Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Business  /  Published 09.02.21

Get IT plots online

Plots located at the 200-acre IT hub in New Town adjacent to Eco Park can now be booked online, an official of the Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation (Hidco) said. The online plot and lan...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 05.02.21

Wrought by hand

What: The artwork looks attractive — there’s everything from Jesus Christ and Krishna to hunters, rockstars and even a coronavirus model (picture above). But look closely and you’ll ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 22.01.21

Double decker bus for New Town tour

One might soon get to take a tour of New Town in an open-air double decker bus. Hidco has approached the tourism department with a proposal to run one of its two buses in the township. “The rou...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake


Calcutta  /  Published 08.01.21

Man from Kerala kidnapped, rescued in New Town

A man from Kerala who was abducted from City Centre II on Wednesday was rescued in a few hours, police said. The man, a Kozhikode resident in his late 30s, had come to the city with Abdul Salam, 39, ...
By A Staff Reporter in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 07.01.21

Chronicle of masked era

“I want to give the message that wearing a mask is necessary till there is effective vaccination. These statues will serve to create that awareness. And years down the line, they will remain as ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 02.01.21

Calcuttans celebrate New Year’s Day

By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 02.01.21

Fewer people step out on New Year’s Day

Covid-19 made New Year’s Day celebrations a muted affair across the city's hotspots as many preferred not to step out. The crowd was thin at the main entrance of Nicco Park on Friday aftern...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.12.20

New Town grasslands being lit for reasons

Fires on New Town’s grasslands are being lit for reasons ranging from burning waste to scaring away snakes, an official of the New Town Kolkata Development Authority said. Residents’ resi...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town


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