Gangasagar Mela
West Bengal  /  Published 17.01.20

Where faith meets...

It is dusk. A bus trudges its way through the dusty road to stop at the path leading to my ancestral village. There was a certain quiet as the family stood there eagerly and silently praying and waiti...
By Rina Mitra in

West Bengal  /  Published 06.01.20

Modi, Shah dismembering India: Hindu priest

Mahant Gyan Das, the chief priest of the Kapil Muni Ashram, on Monday said Narendra Modi and Amit Shah were “dividing” and “dismembering” the country. Asked by a journalist whether he thought ...
By Aditya Nag in

West Bengal  /  Published 06.01.20

Bandh-day leave nixed in Bengal

The Bengal government on Monday issued an order asking all employees to report for duty by cancelling all kinds of leave on January 8 - the day Left parties called a 24-hour nationwide general strike ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.07.19

Ham: For amateur radio enthusiasts

Where all communication fails, ham radios come to people’s rescue, says Ambarish Nag Biswas, the secretary and founder of the West Bengal Radio Club. Ham radio is a term for amateur radio. And the c...
By Manasi Shah in


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