World  /  Published 14.06.20

Two statues, two statutes

Scotland Yard has announced more than 100 people were arrested during Saturday night’s violent dem
By Amit Roy in London

Books  /  Published 03.06.20

An old, bitter contest over history and memory

When a ‘historic’ mosque built in the sixteenth century is brought down in the twentieth because
By Kingshuk Chatterjee in

India  /  Published 03.06.20

Renaming India plea to be treated as representation: SC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the Centre should treat as a representation a plea which sought
By PTI in New Delhi

Heritage  /  Published 02.05.20

The Sultan still swings

I have a friend who, as it turns out, is a mystic. She named her cat Tipu Sultan. It was only upon
By Uddalak Mukherjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 23.04.20

This month, that year

Local2019: New Town gets a nine-hole golf course near Eco Park’s gate 6. The park had had a drivin
By The Telegraph in

Culture  /  Published 16.04.20

Pandemic archive for future historians

Sherri Denney was in the fourth day of quarantine in her home in Springboro, Ohio, when she thought
By Audra D. S. Burch/New York Times News Service in

West Bengal  /  Published 26.03.20

This month, that year

Local2019: New Town Kolkata Development Authority introduces waste segregation in phases from March
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 02.03.20

Blot on British rule in focus at Raj memorial

A monument to the Raj is hosting an exhibition on one of its worst atrocities. The exhibition titled
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 28.02.20

Black History Month: remember them all

Remember them allFebruary is Black History Month, a celebration of the contributions of the African
By Suhashini Sarkar in

West Bengal  /  Published 09.02.20

'Centuries-old' tunnel unearthed in Bengal

A tunnel, believed to be centuries-old, was unearthed while digging a plot of land for building the
By PTI in Burdwan


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