West Bengal  /  Published 30.10.18

Darjeeling youths scale new heights in sports

Manish Subba’s parents do not have a regular job while Joseph Chhetri lost his parents when he was young but the two youths from humble families in Darjeeling have made it to international platforms...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Opinion  /  Published 31.08.19

The comfort of discipline: an experiment

Fifty-two years ago, as protests against the Vietnam war were snowballing, the counter-culture gaining traction, young people rebelling against the roles assigned to them in matters to do with gender,...
By Samantak Das in

Opinion  /  Published 15.08.19

Kashmir: How long will the stifling condition prevail?

Sir — The condition of Jammu and Kashmir since the amendment of Article 370 could be said to be similar to that of Germany under Hitler. All the educational institutions are closed, normal life has ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 20.04.20

India count at 1.36 lakh: Researchers

India may already have more than 136,000 people infected with the coronavirus, a figure seven-fold higher than the current confirmed cases of under 18,000, provisional calculations based on the record...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 23.03.20

Website tells you how long your toilet roll will last

Worried about whether you have enough toilet paper for the coronavirus lockdown? A German website can tell you how long your supply will last. Toilet paper has become one of the commodities shoppers a...
By Reuters in Frankfurt

India  /  Published 22.06.19

75 years on, ‘that great, bitter battle’

Seventy-five years ago, two island nations from opposite sides of the world fought the Battle of Kohima, one of the bloodiest combats in history, thousands of miles from their homelands and across a t...
By Deepam Chatterjee in

India  /  Published 18.03.20

4 with 'home quarantine' stamp de-boarded

Four passengers who returned from Germany with 'home quarantine' stamp on their hands were de-boarded from the Bandra Terminus-Delhi Garibrath Express train at Palghar station, around 100 kms from Mum...
By PTI in Mumbai

World  /  Published 20.02.20

Gunman kills 9 in Germany rampage

A man suspected of shooting dead nine people in shisha bars in a German town before killing himself and his mother had posted a manifesto online including conspiracy theories and deeply racist views, ...
By Reuters in Germany

Sports  /  Published 18.02.20

Sachin recalls Mandela message in hour of glory

Batting great Sachin Tendulkar being carried on the shoulders of his team-mates after India’s World Cup triumph at home in 2011 was voted the Laureus best sporting moment in the last 20 years. With ...
By PTI in Berlin

World  /  Published 02.04.19

Berlin zoo unveils name of latest polar bear cub

It's Hertha.Berlin's Tierpark zoo has unveiled the much-anticipated name of its new star attraction, a four-month-old polar bear cub.Hertha, born on December 1, 2018, is named after the German capital...
By AP in Berlin


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