Notre Dame Cathedral
Opinion  /  Published 21.04.19

Notre-Dame: After the grief, the politics

An hour before Notre-Dame Cathedral went up in flames, French President Emmanuel Macron was supposed to address the nation and assuage a people angry with his policies, not entirely uncaring of the im...
By Upala Sen in

World  /  Published 16.04.19

The hunchback of civilisation

By Michael Kimmelman/ New York Times News Service in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 15.02.20

Regarding relics

There was a small school that my father went to in our old town. The school continues to exist and so does its old building. It gives us a sense of continuity,” said the tall frail man. Thomson Maye...
By Anasuya Basu in

World  /  Published 17.04.19

66 minutes: The frantic race to save Notre Dame

Fuelled by a lattice of centuries-old timbers, the fire moved hungrily across Notre Dame’s rooftop towards the cathedral’s iconic spire. It belched yellow smoke, spitting out gritty particles of w...
By AP in Paris

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.19

Such a shock: Olympian

On Monday night, Joydeep Karmakar received a terse text message from his father-in-law — “Watch BBC”. Perplexed, the Olympian switched on the telly. The beautiful monument he visited in course o...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

World  /  Published 15.04.19

Catastrophic fire engulfs Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

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By AP in Paris


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