South 24 Parganas
West Bengal  /  Published 21.05.22

No trust by colleagues in TMC rural chief

A majority of members at a Trinamul Congress-run gram panchayat in South 24-Parganas on Friday moved a no-confidence motion against the chief, accusing him of malpractices and anti-people activities. ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

Lifestyle  /  Published 20.05.22

Heat and rain in Kolkata: Wish I was Someplace Else

Now some may accuse me of indulging in fancy word play without addressing any of the real issues. To which I can only return my recently won literature prize in protest. However, I request that you co...
By Vikram Poddar

News  /  Published 10.05.22

Cyclone Asani: Effect felt a day before in the City of Joy

The storm is likely to start losing steam after May 10. By the time it comes close to the Bengal coast, on May 12, it is expected to have lost much of its strength. “The storm is likely to be a ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.05.22

Districts to bear brunt of ‘weakened’ Asani, moderate rain likely in Kolkata

A much-depleted version of Cyclone Asani is tipped to come near the West Bengal coast around Thursday. It is likely to be too weak to have any considerable impact on Kolkata, said Met officials. The...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

People  /  Published 30.04.22

We don’t have locks, we don’t chain people or keep them locked in: Suchandra Brahma

What next for A VIEW? A VIEW couldn’t have come this far without the support of friends and family. At some point I want to find someone to take over from me. I don’t think we will be fin...
By Chandreyee Chatterjee


West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.22

4 new faces in CPM secretariat

The CPM’s Bengal unit announced its 15-member state secretariat on Thursday that saw the induction of Debalina Hembram from Bankura, Debabrata Ghosh from Hooghly, Jibesh Sarkar from Darjeeling a...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

Lifestyle  /  Published 25.04.22

Five ways to beat inflation, according to ‘That Marwari boy from South 24 Parganas’

Tell the whole world you are dropping your standards of living to below South 24 Parganas. Tell them you will not be supporting the IPL because of the consumerism that it promotes. I mean, it would be...
By Vikram Poddar

West Bengal  /  Published 23.04.22

HC nod for police probe in 5 rape cases

Calcutta High Court on Friday heard a petition on five cases of alleged rape that had happened in various parts of the state in recent days and asked police to continue with the probes. However, a di...
By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

News  /  Published 14.04.22

Neighbouring districts of Kolkata likely to experience thunderstorms

North and South 24-Parganas, two districts that adjoin Kolkata, are likely to experience thunderstorms and lightning accompanied by gusty wind on Thursday, according to the Alipore Meteorological offi...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

Places  /  Published 14.04.22

Jatar Deul horse race: Inexperienced riders, uneven tracks and unbridled fun

Getting there Train: Sealdah (South) – Mathurapur Road (Time: 90 minutes) Auto: Mathurapur Road – Raidighi (Time: 45 mins) Motor van: Raidighi – Kankandighi (Time: 30 mins) Pl...
By Rangan Datta


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