Science City
Calcutta  /  Published 02.09.20

Science City seeks Rs 7.5cr

Science City, Kolkata, has for the first time sought a special fund of Rs 7.5 crore from the Union culture ministry to pay members of its staff salaries and bear maintenance costs during the pand...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 11.01.19

Calcutta's gruesome public art

Statuary and public art are proliferating in the city. Most of these are scary. In this column I will try to arrange them in an ascending order of horror, in the classic Aristotelian sense. Horror, Ar...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in

West Bengal  /  Published 11.02.19

Smooth ride with a few bumps

A signal-free ride down the newly opened ramp of the Parama flyover took Calcuttans used to stutter-and-stall traffic by surprise on Saturday. Traffic moved uninterrupted from Science City down the tw...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.19

Students explore frontiers in science

Students enjoyed a day out at the “Face-to-Face with New Frontiers in Science” at the 5th India International Science Festival 2019 at Science City on Wednesday. The students listened to some of t...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.04.19

‘Minor’ accident is no less serious

A road accident termed “minor” in official records is often a close brush with death.Metro had recently reported one such “minor” accident involving a couple — Rahul Basu Thakur, 29, and Pap...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.02.19

Real 3D comes to Calcutta's Science City

Science City, not a multiplex, could be your next weekend movie destination.The Space Theatre will be reopening on Monday with a new 3D screen, six new projectors and improved surround sound. The thea...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.19

Show to foster scientific spirit

Visitors to Science City will get a glimpse of an upcoming observatory in Maharashtra’s Hingoli district equipped to detect ripples generated from the most violent events in space. A prototype of th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.19

Pick of products at Trade Fair

By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.03.20

Science City and planetarium, too, closed

Science City and the Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM) will remain closed to visitors from Sunday to March 31, or further notice. The announcement for the two facilities popularising sc...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.02.19

Calcutta flyover's ramp aces weekday test

A resident of Narendrapur took only nine minutes to reach the Race Course crossing from Science City around 1.30pm on Tuesday by taking the new ramp connecting the Parama and AJC Bose Road flyovers. R...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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