West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.20

Two civic bodies plunge into river cleansing after idol immersions

The North 24-Parganas district administration on Tuesday morning started the cleansing of the Ichhamati river following the pollution of water during immersion of idols on Dashami. The authorities of...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Basirhat

Opinion  /  Published 28.06.19

The problem with seeking apologies

Sir — The apologies tendered by the former German chancellor, Willy Brandt, and by the former Japanese prime minister, Nobusuke Kishi, deserve special praise. But seeking an apology for sins of the ...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 01.06.20

Dam collapses, homes surge

A large area of Itinda near Basirhat in North 24-Parganas was inundated on Sunday night when a concrete dam on the Ichhamati river was washed away because of heavy tidal waves.At least 300 fishing boa...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Basirhat


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