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Independence Day 15 August
Arts  /  Published 25.09.21

It rained melody

Banyan Tree presented Barkha Ritu in Bangalore, which showcased violin and slide guitar performances by R. Kumaresh and Debashish Bhattacharya as well as a vocal recital by Venkatesh Ku...

Opinion  /  Published 10.09.21

Year of paradoxes: A tale of two abbreviations

The present moment in our contemporary history is riddled with paradoxes. The year, 2021, marks the commencement of our existence as an independent country for over seven decades. It naturally reminds...
By G.N. Devy

India  /  Published 01.09.21

Cong’s panel to plan I-day’s 75th anniversary

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has constituted an 11-member committee headed by former prime minister Manmohan Singh to plan and coordinate the year-long celebrations to mark the 75th anniversary of ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.08.21

ICHR: Other poster to feature Nehru

Facing flak from opposition parties for excluding Jawaharlal Nehru from a poster celebrating the 75th year of independence, the Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) said the controversy over t...
By Our bureau and PTI in New Delhi

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

Elderly female residents hoist BD Block flag

The flag at Salt Lake’s BD Block was hoisted by the local elderly ladies. “I’m very happy to see such respect for the old generation,” said Sunanda Mazumdar, a resident of BD B...
By The Telegraph in Salt Lake

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Places  /  Published 27.08.21

IA Market green pots add to Tricolour hues

They have recently carved out a lounge space in the market too. “Previously we had benches at the three entrances of the market but now we have shifted them to a single entrance and created a so...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

CD Block takes I-Day event online

Cultural convener Sithi Kana Ghatak began with a word on freedom fighters, including her own father Jitendralal Sen and uncle Manindra Chandra Sen. “We will remain indebted to those who dedicate...
By Bharati Kanjilal in Salt Lake

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

Orphanage kids star in 206 bus stand show

Young ones of SOS Children’s Village were invited to attend an Independence Day event at route 206 bus stand this year. Krishna Chakraborty, chairperson, board of administrators, Bidhannagar Mun...
By Debasmita Bhattacharjee in Salt Lake

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

On jubilee-eve Balaka scales up Aug 15 show

Balaka Salt Lake City held day-long events on Independence Day — flag hoisting, cultural programmes, health camp… Major (retd) Tapas Chakraborty hoisted the flag and delivered an inspiri...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

Army institute builds shelter with toilet

The Army Institute of Management inaugurated a slew of public utility services outside their gates in New Town, on Independence Day. “Many hawkers frequent this area and the lack of toilets was ...
By The Telegraph in Salt Lake


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