News  /  Published 11.07.22

Kolkatans call for longer park hours, question afternoon and early evening closure

Urban designers, too, feel keeping parks closed for so many hours means excluding a large population from them. “Closing a park by 7pm means a large number of office-goers are excluded from the ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.10.21

Steel city: Joggers park to get a facelift

Joggers’ Park along Kadma-Sonari Link road is having a steady footfall of fitness enthusiasts despite its renovation work being in progress. Located in a densely-populated area, people of diffe...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshdepur

Calcutta  /  Published 21.07.21

Cops jog to boost Maidan security

Three teams of eight constables each are taking turns in jogging and exercising on the Maidan from 5am to 7am every day in an attempt to boost security of morning walkers by increasing police vis...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Maidan

Health  /  Published 06.10.18

Runners, improve both endurance and speed

What is the best way to build both endurance and speed?Let me talk about this in the context of middle- and long-distance running and not sprinting. Sprinting requires maximal effort that is much shor...
By Kaushik Talukdar

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.02.19

Encroached jogging tracks nobody’s baby

Jugsalai-Station Road, jogging tracks along which have been usurped by motor mechanics, is suddenly feeling orphaned with no civic body exactly willing to fight against the encroachment.A year ago, wh...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Health  /  Published 24.11.18

How to age well through exercise

Muscle loss, commonly known as sarcopenia, is the loss of muscle mass with age. It is estimated that both men and women lose muscle mass at a rate of one to two per cent per year and by the age of 80 ...
By Kaushik Talukdar


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