Salt Lake
Calcutta  /  Published 09.05.20

Covid-19 lockdown: Civic staff absence hits Salt Lake

A number of employees of the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation posted at different borough offices are not reporting for work.A section of employees has demanded vehicles to commute between home and o...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 14.09.19

SSC to hold counselling

A fresh counselling of aspiring school teachers, who are in the waiting list of the state school service commission (SSC), will be conducted this month for filling vacant teaching posts in classes IX ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 08.05.20

Posture tips for work for home

Should I get down on all fours and mop the floor?” is a common question physiotherapist Shipra Kumari has been facing from patients ever since the lockdown started and the answer is a strict “no...
By The Telegraph in

Calcutta  /  Published 08.05.20

Precautions against dengue ahead of monsoon

The New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) is taking precautions against dengue ahead of monsoon. “Just because Covid-19 is taking its toll does not mean dengue will spare us,” said NKDA ch...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 01.05.20

Deliverer of news and supplies

Nityananda Das has been finishing his work by 10am during the lockdown but seldom reaches home before 2pm. In the hours in between, he has been delivering medicines to senior citizens, doing their sho...
By Brinda Sarkar in

West Bengal  /  Published 29.08.19

The Telegraph Salt Lake Super Souvenir awards

It was time to honour some of the best literary, artistic and photographic content in the township. The prize distribution ceremony of The Telegraph Salt Lake Super Souvenir 2018 was held on Friday at...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.08.19

Teachers’ Day special: BL Block lady tutors all classes

The most dedicated teachers need not be teaching at Ivy League institutes. Ask the children of caretakers, rickshaw-pullers and domestic helps in BL Block and they unanimously chorus “Our teacher is...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.08.19

Splotch! Uninvited guests leave their mark in Salt Lake

Stray cows are taking over the thoroughfares and streets of the township. It is now a common sight to find cows sauntering unperturbed down a busy road in the township, often leaving a trail of dung b...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.07.19

Tale of neglect in Salt Lake parks

By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.04.20

Church goes online for Easter service

Neither Good Friday today nor Easter on Sunday can be observed at churches due to the lockdown but there has never been a more desperate time to pray. So churches are turning to technology to make sur...
By Brinda Sarkar in


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