West Bengal  /  Published 15.04.20

Cry for succour

Protestors said they were compelled to take the drastic step because they were faced with 'near starvation' and 'crippling poverty'...
By Alamgir Hossain in Domkal(Murshidabad)

West Bengal  /  Published 14.03.20

‘CPM’ too hot in times of NRC

Fear of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) haunting people across the country...
By Alamgir Hossain in Murshidabad

West Bengal  /  Published 29.02.20

Follow the thread

Why is Bengal’s silk route paved with cotton? The costs of silk are high, the benefits low ...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 27.02.20

Migrant workers rescued from Delhi

The workers were forced to survive on a few packets of biscuits over three days in northeast Delhi...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty and Alamgir Hossain in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.20

Homes washed away on Madhyamik eve

Students study under tents after sudden erosion...
By Alamgir Hossain in Samserganj


West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.20

Minister to unveil bust of language martyr

Residents demand proper memorial to Abul Barkat...
By Alamgir Hossain

Culture  /  Published 01.02.20

The Sheherwalis of Murshidabad

The story of a transplanted people who also came to be the wealthiest community in Bengal ...
By Manasi Shah in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.01.20

2 killed in clash over citizenship law protest

A scuffle broke out between the local Trinamul Congress leadership and residents' forum 'Nagarik Mancha'...
By PTI in Behrampore

West Bengal  /  Published 19.01.20

Bridge shut, trucks stuck in long lines

The bridge that forms a vital part of the Moregram-Haldia route was built in the 1940s...
By Alamgir Hossain in Burdwan

India  /  Published 14.01.20

Murshidabad heritage tour

Centuries-old houses restored...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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