Latin America
People  /  Published 27.11.21

Latin America, through the pen of a poet and diplomat

We often speak about the mellifluous quality of Bengali, especially in poetry. Is there any Latin American language that is similar? It is Portuguese. The cadences and the musical rhythm of Portugues...
By Priyam Marik

Opinion  /  Published 06.09.21

The endurance of the American Dream

The West has got virtually all its own people out of Afghanistan. Very many of their Afghan workers and supporters (including those holding citizenship of Western countries) are left facing calamity, ...
By Sukanta Chaudhuri

Opinion  /  Published 04.07.21

Lessons of loss: school closures

The pandemic forced the world to pause. In spite of sporadic sputters of a return to ‘normal’ life, no one is quite sure when the world will be fully functional again. Whenever that happen...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 28.06.21

Covid forces latino kids out of school

Already, two of Gloria Vásquez’s children had dropped out of school during the pandemic, including her 8-year-old, Ximena, who had fallen so far behind that she struggled with the most ba...
By Julie Turkewitz in Soacha, Colombia

World  /  Published 18.02.19

A leader is an explainer-in-chief: Andres Velasco

Yet we have the US-China Trade War and different countries joining one camp or the other. I was drawing a distinction between what happens on the ground and what certain politicians like (Donald) Trum...
By Rishi Majumder in Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 03.07.19

Home away from home for anacondas in the Alipore Zoo

A patch of Amazonian rainforest has come up here where four anacondas would be on display. A new enclosure at the western corner of Alipore Zoo — 50ft long and 25ft wide — is full of orchids, fern...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 23.11.19

Drama in sylvan nook

The 10th Under the Sal Tree, a theatre festival, will begin at Rampur village in Goalpara on December 15, the organisers Badungduppa Kalakendra, a theatre training school, said on Friday.The three-day...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati


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