Salt Lake
West Bengal  /  Published 30.01.20

Book Fair starts at Central Park

The Book Fair is back at Central Park, for the third consecutive year.The fair was inaugurated on Tuesday, a day earlier than scheduled, to make the most of Saraswati puja....
By Our Special Correspondent in

West Bengal  /  Published 30.01.20

Tryst with senses in open air

Eighteen months from now New Town should open doors to a park exclusively for special children. Named Sensory Park, the project will come up near the Owl More. The Telegraph had announced plans for th...
By A staff reporter in

Calcutta  /  Published 31.05.20

Id prayers on lips, manning giant crane to clear trees

Monster cranes that helped hoist and place the deck slabs of several flyovers across the city were pressed into service to help firemen remove trees from several blocks in Salt Lake.“We have worked ...
By Snehal Sengupta in

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.19

Marriage at first sight for New Town couple

This wedding had pandal-hoppers as guests, claps and whistles instead of ululation and shehnai strains, and the Durga idol as witness instead of a priest. A young businessman and a college student, wh...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.05.20

Bangla cancer patient lying ill on road rescued

An unidentified man lay unconscious on the streets for an hour in front of Jal Vayu Towers (JVT) before help arrived and he could be identified as a cancer patient from Bangladesh.On Saturday, JVT sec...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 23.05.20

'Our chance to start living responsibly'

Ever since the lockdown, we have heard the twittering of birds, seen clear blue skies… There is no more mad honking on the streets, the Ganga water is clean enough to drink. People are calling it a ...
By Brinda Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 22.05.20

Medical help for other ailments hard to get

A couple of weeks ago Asis Karmakar showed his aching leg to his doctor through a window. He stood across the doctor’s pavement garden and explained his symptoms over phone, holding up his leg as hi...
By Brinda Sarkar in

West Bengal  /  Published 05.10.19

Durga Puja guide

Block: AJYear: 35thBudget: Rs 17 lakhThe look: The puja imparts the message to save the environment and for this they have chosen the culture of Warli tribes of western India. The park has been turned...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.01.20

Battered roads await better days

The stretch of First Avenue near Baisakhi Island has had bricks jutting out and huge potholes for the past couple of years, putting hundreds of motorists at risk every day. The area resembles a Martia...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Football  /  Published 07.02.19

East Bengal alive and kicking after vital win

Alive and kicking… That’s what East Bengal must be thinking after their come-from-behind 2-1 victory over Neroca FC in an I-League match at the Salt Lake Stadium on Thursday.Trailing after Chencho...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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