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News  /  Published 12.04.22

Revamped at Rs 352 crore, Milan Mela ground renamed Biswa Bangla Mela Prangan

"The roofs of the two pavilions are covered with a white tensile fabric that can withstand wind speeds of up to 200kmph. Each of these white surfaces is used for laser shows in the evening,&rdquo...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

Places  /  Published 29.11.21

What’s in a (street) name? We tell you

Beadon Street in north Kolkata is named after Sir Cecil Beadon, the lieutenant-governor of Bengal Presidency from 1862 to 1866. Beadon had set up the Calcutta High Court, merging various legal entitie...
By Bedbyas Datta


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