New Town Rajarhat
Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

New Town cafe sets sail in ship container

To run the cafe, the authorities narrowed in on a women’s self-help group called Rabindra Swanirbhar Gosthi. “These women have been successfully running a food joint called Jagarani for th...
By Brinda Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 11.09.20

Artistes back on stage for Rabindra-Nazrul shows

All the artistes rued the lack of audience reaction. “After a song, you can make out if the audience liked it. Here there was no one to react. It was a strange test to get used to,” said P...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 04.09.20

CE Block ode to spirit of women

The New Town CE Block Cultural Association celebrated the spirit of women in an all-woman extravaganza. The event was organised by the women of CE Block, for all women, with a view to provide expressi...
By Swarbhanu Chatterjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 31.08.20

New Town looks to fill Metro gap

The New Town authorities are exploring the most environment-friendly mode of public transport for a 7.5km stretch that will not be connected by the New Garia-Airport Metro, a Hidco official said on Mo...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.08.20

Wi-Fi hotspots for New Town road

At least six new Wi-Fi hotspots will be set up in various places along the Major Arterial Road (MAR) of New Town, said an official of Hidco, which builds infrastructure in the township. According to ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.08.20

3-day fest promotes cycling

Three cycling events were held between August 13 and 15 in New Town in a bid to promote cycling as a means of last mile connectivity in the township. The first event was exclusively for women. They t...
By TT Bureau in

Calcutta  /  Published 14.08.20

Four out of 99 found positive in New Town test camp

According to a health department official, while positive results in a Rapid Antibody Test are confirmed, those who come negative but have symptoms of Covid-19 have to go for Reverse Transcription Pol...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 08.08.20

New Town to adopt 10,000 trees

Residents of New Town will be able to adopt trees and nurture them with help from Hidco and the forest department as part of a drive to replant trees by the township’s authorities. The spo...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 16.07.20

Markets in New Town to remain shut on weekend

All markets in New Town, including temporary stalls selling fish, vegetables, poultry, grocery items and tea among others, will be shut this weekend, a New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) of...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 02.07.20

Slump and work from home hit guards

The ubiquitous security guard fraternity in the city is facing a crisis as most offices, housing complexes and commercial establishments have reduced their numbers as a cost-cutting measure to cope wi...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta


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