Salt Lake
West Bengal  /  Published 13.02.20

And the best market vote goes to IA

In a township where most markets are still asking for ceiling repairs, the one in IA Block boasts of CCTVs, audio systems and bright LED lights. The tiled floors and walls of IA Market are squeaky cle...
By Brinda Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 03.05.20

Salt Lake seniors chip in

Salt Lake: A group of senior citizens has been pooling money and collecting donations from various blocks in Salt Lake to distribute food packets to migrant workers and the needy.The group includes mo...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.18

Footfall kings

BJ BlockEveryone wanted to see the China- themed puja for which the organisers even visited China for reference. BJ Block drew lakhs but managed it such that it seemed to flow rather than get bottle-n...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 01.05.20

Click your township: lockdown special

By The Telegraph in

Calcutta  /  Published 01.05.20

Vocation lockdown forces switch

The lockdown and subsequent loss of income for daily wage earners has forced many of them to switch professions and take up whatever it is they can do to make ends meet.So the man who ran the tea stal...
By Brinda Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 01.05.20

Old text books to help with online classes

With sessions of new classes starting online, residents of New Town are passing on old text books to help out neighbours’ children. And a team of volunteers from among them is co-ordinating the redi...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 01.05.20

Hospital head in corona war at MR Bangur

Bidhannagar Subdivisional Hospital superintendent Partha Pratim Guha has been drafted into the Covid-19 frontline. He has been deputed to MR Bangur Hospital to help out his counterpart in running the ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.18

Drink-driving check nets 170 on Kali Puja in Calcutta and Salt Lake

At least 170 people were prosecuted for drink driving on the night of Kali Puja in Calcutta and Salt Lake and most were two-wheeler riders. Police carried out the drive against drink driving throughou...
By Our Bureau in

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.18

Sky lanterns seized from Baguiati house

Sky lanterns that languidly soar into the night sky without any of the noisy fuss of a firecracker have been seized from some shops and at least one house in Baguiati since police issued a notificatio...
By Snehal Sengupta in Bidhannagar

Sports  /  Published 19.09.19

Mohammedan Sporting pull off surprise

Dumped twice by Mohun Bagan, it was payback time for Tirthankar Sarkar. With a superlative performance, he guided Mohammedan Sporting to a fantastic 3-2 victory against Bagan at the Salt Lake Stadium ...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.