People  /  Published 06.05.22

A second mother — maternal care that are not defined by birth

Purnima Shil Of: Baisakhi Abasan I am a second mother to: Sneha Bhattacharya, my neighbour Why: I know Sneha from the time she was born. I knew her mother very well too and would guide her on raisin...
By Our Bureau, Shabina Akhtar in Salt Lake

Events  /  Published 05.05.22

Pathway to creativity through heritage & culture

The students of Mount Litera Zee School, Contai performed a cultural programme on their school ground to ring in the Bengali New Year and pay a tribute to B.R. Ambedkar on his birth anniversary on Apr...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 08.04.22

Letters to the Editor: The term, geriatric mother, is offensive and misleading

Age no bar Sir — There is a curious term used by doctors for pregnant women over 35 years of age — geriatric mothers. This deeply offensive term — it is fine for men to have childre...
By The Telegraph


News  /  Published 14.03.22

Missionaries of Charity gets new leader

Sister Joseph is the new Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity. Sister Joseph, who was elected on Saturday, replaces Sister Prema, who helmed the organisation founded by Mother Teresa for 1...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 11.03.22

Salt Lake residents pay tribute to language martyrs on International Mother Language Day

• CB Block celebrated its sports day and picnic together at their park this winter and predictably, the most excited bunch was that of youngsters. “I participated in the flat race and oran...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

Business  /  Published 05.03.22

NCR: Mother Dairy costlier from Sunday

Mother Dairy will increase milk prices by Rs 2 per litre in Delhi-NCR with effect from Sunday due to rise in procurement costs. The announcement comes within days after Amul and Parag Milk Foods incre...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.03.22

China Diary: The modern family

Seventy-five years after Mao Zedong said “Women hold up half the sky,” the women of the country he liberated are fighting to claim that space. A Shenzhen woman has just sued the governmen...
By Neha Sahay


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