Opinion  /  Published 06.08.20

Sharks on Land: Termination of CRDA

The bill to repeal the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority Act, 2014 was passed in June. With it, the capital city development project on 53,000 acres of land was terminated in the fif...
By Nilesh Jain in

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.19

Sorry state of Salt Lake roads

By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.01.19

Rewind 2018

JanuaryHawkers in KarunamoyeeThe hawkers, that for years would crowd and dirty the Karunamoyee footpaths, were evicted by the municipal corporation on December 13, 2017. But while the footpaths were c...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 17.02.20

Russia at the International Kolkata Book Fair

With Russia being the focal theme country of the International Kolkata Book Fair for the first time in the 44 years of the event, one of the gates of the fair were modelled after the iconic Bolshoi Th...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 15.02.20

Pinto revealed secrets

Manchester City’s two-year ban from the Champions League for breaking Financial Fair Play rules was uncovered by the most unlikely of detectives — Rui Pinto, a Portuguese hacker who worked out of ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Style  /  Published 31.10.18

Fashion magazines date back to 1678!

Fashion magazines started much earlier than fashion. Apparently as early as 1678. Today's Vogue, Vanity Fair and Marie Claire have a long lineage. It had to be the French. In 1678, a Frenchman calle...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 29.06.19

Realty fair, a hit at New Town

People braved the showers to turn up at City Centre II in New Town on Saturday and scores booked slots for visits to the project sites. The advantage of being able to see and compare so many projects ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.01.20

Cops to control auto fare spurt during Book Fair

Autorickshaws will not be allowed to fleece passengers during the upcoming International Kolkata Book Fair at the Central Park fairgrounds. The Bidhannagar police will prepare a rate chart with the cu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Salt Lake

Opinion  /  Published 23.03.19

A book market boom

One of the nice things about the London Book Fair is that as you wander round the hundreds of publishers’ stalls packed into the cavernous Kensington Olympia, you are handed free copies of The Times...
By Amit Roy in

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.20

Vow to shun IndiGo over Kamra ban

Two sisters have decided against flying IndiGo because “the only way to make a business learn is to make them feel the pinch”.Sutapa Ghosh from Virginia, US, and Somava Paul from Salt Lake said it...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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