P C Sorcar
Opinion  /  Published 12.06.22

Water of India

Growing up in the Sixties in Kashmiri Gate, an old Delhi neighbourhood inside Shahjahanabad’s city walls, I don’t remember the taps in the house ever running dry. The fittings in the bathr...
By Mukul Kesavan

News  /  Published 01.04.22

Plea for funds to rebuild gutted JU lab

The appeal says the amount will be credited to a special head named: “A/c for the renovation of illumination engineering laboratory, EE Dept”. An official said that given its financial he...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

News  /  Published 25.03.22

Fire at Jadavpur University lab melts tools worth crores

A fire broke out in a laboratory of Jadavpur University’s electrical engineering department early on Thursday and destroyed instruments worth nearly Rs 4 crores. The blaze destroyed the lab in ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

Calcutta  /  Published 21.08.21

Heritage steel plaque installed at PC Sorcar Senior’s house

A heritage steel plaque was installed at PC Sorcar Senior’s house at 227A Rashbehari Avenue on Friday in the presence of his son PC Sorcar Junior and his wife Jayashree. The illusionist had spen...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 01.08.21

Cheque for a ‘real-life magician’

A PhD scholar of Assam University and his family and friends teamed up to help a Sunderbans resident repay Rs 40,000 she had raised by mortgaging her land to treat her husband wounded by a tiger this ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 15.01.20

The art of expression

Multicultural art practices were in focus, projects pushing the boundaries of acceptance and politics could also be seen...
By The Telegraph


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