India  /  Published 17.01.23

Kite strings kill kids

Kismat, 3, was walking home with her mother in Visnagar town on Saturday when a thread slit her neck...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

News  /  Published 15.01.23

Spare a thought for birds this kite-flying season

Incidents of bird injury from kite strings are common during Makar Sankranti...
By Jaismita Alexander

Lifestyle  /  Published 12.01.23

The father and son who keep kites flying in Kolkata skies

Makar Sankranti a time of hope for the waning business of the Duttas...
By Saurav Roy

News  /  Published 16.09.22

Post-COVID it’s bho katta for kite biz

In the past two years, many had gone back to their childhood love of flying kites, but post-pandemic, people hardly have the time ...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

News  /  Published 05.09.22

Kite string injury on Parama flyover

Cops said the nature of the injury to the motorcyclist was minor...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata


News  /  Published 03.09.22

In pics: Mountaineer Piyali Basak felicitated, blood donation camp and more

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

Culture  /  Published 16.01.22

All about Metiabruz, Sankranti and Kites

The Telegraph reports from the ground a little business about the skies...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.07.21

Seven arrested with lethal kite strings

The recent accidents coupled with an increasing demand among residents for action prompted the police to raid several pockets in the town...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

Calcutta  /  Published 02.07.21

Kite string injures scooterist on Parama flyover

A major accident was averted as he pressed the brake, and also because there were no vehicles trailing him on the flyover that could have hit him, the police said...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.01.21

First-ever kite flying festival in Palamau

Local chamber sets up six-member team of experts to train children...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj


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