News  /  Published 01.10.22

IIM Indore signs MoU with Centre for programmes on urban cleanliness

Indore has been declared the cleanest city in India five times in a row in the Central government's 'Swachha Survekshan' scheme ...

News  /  Published 01.10.22

Kolkata: IIM Calcutta ranks 51 in QS ranking for Global Business Schools

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta’s (IIM-C), 2-year MBA programme has secured 51st position out of 176 business schools globally...

News  /  Published 30.09.22

2 decades of a movement for better Puja  

With society turning around after two years of Covid-induced restrictions and Durga Puja making a triumphant statement riding on the Unesco recognition, a movement that began in 2003 to make the autum...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.09.22

Health, study and fun keep children in Kolkata busy

Ten schools clashed at the ninth edition of VIBGYOR, an inter-school fest organised by M.P. Birla Foundation Higher Secondary School on September 22. The event was open for Classes III to V. The litt...
By Chandreyee Ghose and Sana Nawaz in Kolkata

India  /  Published 28.09.22

Government seeks say in IIM chief choice

The Centre is seeking a say in the selection of IIM chairpersons four years after enacting a law giving the B-schools autonomy over key appointments, prompting charges of interference and setting up a...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Events  /  Published 27.09.22

After COVID ‘hiatus’, puja committees gear up to tackle bumper crowd

Two years of pandemic break later, Durga Puja revellers are simply raring to go. Many pandals have been thrown open as early as Mahalaya and people are making the most of it. Expecting a crowd swell l...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

News  /  Published 26.09.22

Kolkata airport-bound traffic diverted off Sreebhumi Durga Puja pandal

However, around 6pm, traffic volume increased manifold and the speed reduced to a crawl near the Sreebhumi puja. “We are trying to keep traffic moving but given the number of vehicles on Sunday...
By Snehal Sengupta in VIP Road

News  /  Published 26.09.22

Kolkata sees rush on last Sunday before Puja, malls crowded, restaurants chock-a-block

Diners Markets and malls have not been the only crowded places in the city. Restaurants near the shopping hubs saw a never-ending queue of people. Park Street, the old favourite, was not left laggi...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.09.22

Dengue clusters along canals in Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation area

He also asked BMC officials to visit Puja pandals and look for mosquito-breeding sites. North 24-Parganas is among the districts that are reporting a relatively higher number of dengue infections, sa...
By Subhajoy Roy, Snehal Sengupta in Bidhannagar

News  /  Published 24.09.22

Puja rush starts a week ahead of special police deployment, traffic crawls in Kolkata

In the north, in Lake Town, The Telegraph spotted people crowding outside an unfinished pandal and disrupting traffic. Multiple carpenters and decorators were seen working on pillars trying to finish ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata


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