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News  /  Published 31.03.23

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, March 31, 1917

The Calcutta General Post Office opened on the same day, the India Post website says...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Kolkata

News  /  Published 25.08.22

GPO bomb scare after parcel emits ‘strange’ sound

Bomb disposal squad sleuths took over an hour to find a battery-operated liquid sprayer inside that had got automatically activated...
By Our Special Correspondent in Dalhousie

News  /  Published 22.06.22

In pics: World Yoga Day observed on June 21

Yoga sessions were held across the city, including at Belur Math, Indian Museum and GPO...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 24.05.22

In pics: Take a quick virtual tour of India’s first post office café in Kolkata

Siuli the Parcel Café began staggered operations from March this year...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

Calcutta  /  Published 06.08.21

From none to nine

CG Block resident Arundhaty Ghosh, who helmed the postal services in the country till her retirement last year, reminisces on the birth and growth of post offices in Salt Lake...
By Arundhaty Ghosh in Salt Lake


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