Places  /  Published 26.05.22

BNR headquarters in Garden Reach: Colonial glory by the Hooghly

Rangan Datta is a mathematics and management teacher by profession and a travel writer and photographer by passion. He has been addicted to discovering off-beat places since his undergraduate day...
By Rangan Datta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.22

Woman scales Everest

Piyali Basak, a 31-year-old from Hooghly’s Chandernagore, on Sunday morning conquered the Mount Everest, almost without supplementary oxygen. Piyali, a primary school teacher in Chandernagore, ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

Campus  /  Published 20.05.22

Hooghly Collegiate School’s Avigyan Kishor Das has won a patent for a sanitising device

Two more innovations designed by the Class X student are being considered for patents by the West Bengal government...
By Subhadrika Sen

West Bengal  /  Published 19.05.22

Hooghly hamlet seeks Mrinal Sen archive

Residents of Sukharia, a hamlet in Hooghly’s Balagarh, have demand an archive in the memory of filmmaker Mrinal Sen by restoring at least a part of the rundown zamindar’s palace Radha Kunj...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 11.05.22

Hooghly tide helps water drain out faster in Kolkata

“At Garden Reach, the water level rose to 3.69 metres during high tide on Tuesday morning. At 2pm, the height of the tide was 2.08 metres,” said a port trust official. “The sluice g...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 10.05.22

In pics: Kolkata prepares for Asani, stunning Nusrat Jahan and more

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By My Kolkata Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 02.05.22

Mamata gears up for 2023 rural polls

Mamata Banerjee has called senior party leaders and chiefs of zilla parishads from across the state to Calcutta on May 5 for a meeting, which Trinamul sources said was a preparation for the panchayat ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

News  /  Published 26.04.22

No respite from heat expected this week

Ten out of 23 districts in West Bengal, including Kolkata and its neighbouring districts, have been reeling under heatwave conditions, informed the Indian Meteorological Department on Tuesday. IMD al...
By The Plurals News Network

West Bengal  /  Published 23.04.22

Proposal to wind up highway corporation

The state government has mooted a proposal to wind up the West Bengal Highway Development Corporation, which functions under the administrative control of the public works department, citing the compa...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 20.04.22

Green vehicles at expo, Nandana’s Mother’s Day post and more..

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By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata


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