People  /  Published 10.02.19

Trauma of losing her father that led Mother to Calcutta

When Mother Teresa was nine, her father’s murder had traumatised her and led to a lifelong struggle with “the dark night of the soul” and her eventual journey to Calcutta, new research suggests....
By Amit Roy in London

Entertainment  /  Published 29.08.19

Team Oh! Mother gets candid

Team Oh! Mother — Bidipta Chakraborty, Anirjit Roy and Bibriti Chatterjee — recently got together to talk about Season Two of the fun web series at The Chaiwala on Southern Avenue. The second seas...
By Aniruddha Biswas in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 22.05.20

Penguins on the loose

While all of us can enjoy tours of museums and zoos virtually from our homes, some animals get to enjoy them up close. On May 6, three penguins from Kansas City Zoo strolled through the halls of the N...
By Suhashini Sarkar

West Bengal  /  Published 23.03.19

Girl meets Good Samaritans

A Class IX girl worried about her mother’s possible reaction to her annual examination marks was sitting forlornly at Prinsep Ghat on Wednesday afternoon when a newlywed couple befriended her, took ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 01.07.19

India's vulnerable lone mothers

Heading a household of one’s own can be visualized as the outcome of empowerment. If that were the case, the finding of the United Nations report, “Progress of the World’s Women 2019-2020”, th...
By The Editorial Board


West Bengal  /  Published 20.04.19

Mother. Mati. Mughlai

The lone tangerine wall of Raj Spanish Cafe is scribbled over with messages from customers in different world languages. As the gaze travels through a jungle of strange words, smileys, hearts and stic...
By Manasi Shah

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.20

Milk supply hit in Calcutta

Milk has been in short supply at Mother Dairy outlets in several parts of the city for the past few days with the price of skimmed milk powder rising and cooperatives struggling to provide the usual q...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 21.02.20

Tripura CM vows to protect languages

Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Friday took a pledge during the observance of International Mother Language Day and said his government will work to save every single language or dialect so...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Entertainment  /  Published 04.11.18

Darren Aronofsky is a maverick creator

He cracks witty one-liners and gives snarky replies with a deadpan expression. He’s funny and had the entire audience at the iconic Liberty Cinemas in Mumbai glued to his words for more than an hour...
By Ushnota Paul

Food  /  Published 09.05.20

Recipes: Mother's Day specials

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