Calcutta  /  Published 13.02.21

Weekend cruise to Chandernagore

A cruise on the Hooghly will take visitors to Serampore and Chandernagore every Saturday and Sunday. The 11-hour ride, which will have its inaugural run on February 14, will cost Rs 350 and will have...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.01.19

Tale of neglect at cradle of education in Bengal

A building along the Hooghly where the seeds of modern education in Bengal were sown under the tutelage of William Carey and two other British missionaries has slipped into decay unnoticed and uncared...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Serampore(Hooghly)

West Bengal  /  Published 05.05.19

Voting in seven seats today

Seven Lok Sabha seats in Bengal will vote on Monday in the fifth phase of the general election. The Election Commission has directed officials to arrange two quick response teams (QRTs) for each polic...
By The Telegraph

Travel  /  Published 01.01.19

A new journey

Hooghly Imambara, ChinsurahLearning quotient: A prime example of Islamic architecture in Bengal by the river Hooghly.Imambara, a place where people assemble, was built in the memory of Hazi Mohammed M...
By TT Bureau

West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.19

William Carey cemetery passage cleared of goods

By Subhankar Chowdhury in Serampore(Hooghly)

West Bengal  /  Published 06.06.19

Carey cemetery wall broken

The perimeter wall of a cemetery where 18th century missionary and educator William Carey was interred in Serampore, in Hooghly district, has been smashed allegedly to dump construction materials on t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Serampore(Hooghly)

West Bengal  /  Published 17.08.19

Promise of government jobs

A retired upper division government clerk was arrested in Serampore, Hooghly, earlier this week on the charge of cheating people by promising them government jobs in exchange of money.Anjan Sengupta, ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.11.19

Fort Feringhee

Four centuries ago, the settlements along the Hugli river or Hooghly as it is called now — a branch of the mighty Ganges — attracted maritime traders from as many as five European nations, turning...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.20

Serampore history rebuilt

By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta


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