Howrah Bridge
Places  /  Published 03.02.23

Howrah Bridge: Calcutta’s Grand Old Lady turns 80 today!

Often called the ‘Gateway of Kolkata’, the bridge, which was a monumental achievement of its time, is still a wonder ...
By Somen Sengupta

News  /  Published 26.11.22

Check out Kolkata through the lens of French guests at Indian Museum till December 7

It celebrates the 195th anniversary of photography and the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

Lifestyle  /  Published 31.10.22

Have you encountered these famous ghosts that haunt Kolkata?

The stories of these otherworldly residents — from famous historical figures to a prize horse — will give you the shivers...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 14.09.22

Nabanna Abhiyan triggers disruption across arteries in Kolkata

Many roads hit by snarls as police divert vehicles to stop BJP rallyists...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 14.09.22

Nabanna march: Mob beats up cop, burns jeep

Assistant police commissioner fractures arm after he is chased and thrashed by a group of stick-wielding men...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta


News  /  Published 07.07.22

In pics: Chess Olympiad, white cotton clouds over Howrah bridge and more

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

Culture  /  Published 03.07.22

The bridge that’s going too far

The precarious span that links Calcutta’s north to its south foretells for itself a robust rebirth. Here’s a timeline — past, present, and possibly future — of the Tallah Bridge told in its ow...
By Paromita Sen

News  /  Published 23.06.22

In pics: Sreenanda Shankar in Bangkok, collision on Howrah Bridge and more

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 23.06.22

Buses collide on Howrah bridge, 7 injured

The collision took place around 9.30am...

Places  /  Published 15.03.22

The Varanasi-style ‘Ganga arati’ at Howrah is one of the city’s best kept secrets

Plus, a walking trail along the Hooghly river that promises breathtaking views of the Kolkata skyline ...
By Rangan Datta


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