People  /  Published 23.06.22

Portrait of an artiste: Sahana Bajpaie on Rabindranath, home and longing

Five favourite songs sung by you? Amar haat bandhibi, O je mane na mana, Tomra ja bolo tai bolo, Premey jwol hoye jao gole, Malaya batashe Your favourite singers? Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Kishor...
By Pooja Mitra

Entertainment  /  Published 22.06.22

Sona Mohapatra’s documentary on ZEE5

“As a woman, I’ve been told where the lines are all my life. The lines I cannot cross: don’t sing loudly, don’t voice your opinion, don’t shout back at bullies, don&rsquo...
By PTI in Mumbai

Entertainment  /  Published 07.06.22

‘For you KK’: Srijit Mukherji’s tribute

Srijit, with a behind-the-scenes glimpse of KK from the recording, shared a heartfelt message. He wrote, “In a state of total shock. Just met him last month for the first time and it seemed that we ...
By Pooja Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.06.22

MP supports cops

Actor-turned-TMC MP Deb on Sunday stood by the police and the administration, amid opposition's allegations of crowd mismanagement at singer KK's concert, stating that such instances are witne...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.06.22

KK death: 'Failure of administration'

Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Saturday claimed that there was total mismanagement and complete failure by the administration at Nazrul Manch, where Bollywood singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, popular...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta


People  /  Published 03.06.22

A few Bengali must-reads, recommended by Anupam Roy

By Humayun Ahmed, the legendary author from Bangladesh, Misir Ali is one of the most popular fictional characters in Bengali literature and has a series of unputdownable tales to dive deep into. If yo...
By Pooja Mitra

West Bengal  /  Published 03.06.22

KK death: Rupankar expresses grief

In the eye of the storm and being viciously trolled for his comments against Bollywood singer hours before his tragic death in the city, popular Bengali singer Rupankar Bagchi Friday offered unconditi...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 02.06.22

Hearing KK live, one last time

Amidst the hustle-bustle of making art consumer-friendly, there happens little to no conversation on the price artists have to pay. Sweating profusely, downing bottles of water and wiping his face wit...
By Sohinee Basu

West Bengal  /  Published 02.06.22

KK's demise: BJP MP seeks probe

BJP national vice-president Dilip Ghosh claimed that the state government accorded him a gun salute "out of guilt". "KK's death is a conspiracy. It is a murder. A person came to Be...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 02.06.22

KK: This loss feels personal

Last week, I was catching up with a few friends for coffee and discussing ways to sneak into KK’s live gigs in the city. From impersonating college students to bribing the security for entry, we...
By Vedant Karia in Calcutta


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