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Subhas Chandra Bose
People  /  Published 29.06.19

A 14-year-old-bride in the Calcutta of the 1940s

Setting: pre-Independence Calcutta of the Forties. As a teenage bride, Parulrani Hazra would peep from behind the sliced bamboo curtains on the first floor of the 41-cottah Janbazar mansion she was ma...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

West Bengal  /  Published 23.11.18

Flyers on time but denied boarding

Domestic flyers arriving at the airport more than an hour before take-off but stuck in long queues inside the terminal are allegedly often denied boarding if the 45-minute check-in window closes by th...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.01.20

Delhi bid to hijack Netaji in part: Bose

The Narendra Modi government can attempt to appropriate Netaji but one cannot just admire his military heroism without accepting his belief in religious harmony, historian and Netaji’s grand-nephew ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.19

Shot in the arm for cancer treatment

Equipment to administer targeted radiation and detect the exact position and characteristics of cancer cells were commissioned at a 100-bed cancer hospital in Garia’s Nayabad on Monday.The new facil...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.06.19

Walkways to shield joints

The airport’s roof has got walkways to reduce the strain on joints from the weight of maintenance workers and prevent leaks during rain. But the walkways will only help deal with humans and not bird...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 08.03.20

Animal symbolism in nationalism

Few Indians evoke the awe and admiration that Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose did. But his symbolism is more relevant now than ever before. The Azad Hind fauj not only broke with British precedent by havin...
By Mahesh Rangarajan in

Opinion  /  Published 07.01.19

Zoo visitors' cooperation is remarkable

Sir — People throng to the zoo during the winter. But their merriment often turns into misery for the animals. They are disturbed, given food that is unsuitable for them and left traumatized. The au...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 30.12.18

Netaji name for island

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday announced new names for three Andaman and Nicobar islands to honour Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. Ross Island has been renamed as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Dweep,...
By PTI and Our Bureau in PortBlair

Opinion  /  Published 14.01.20

Fly high

Sir — The basic rights of the people of Kashmir have been continually violated for over five months now. This is unheard of in democratic countries. Along with curbs on free movement, this has resul...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 26.01.19

Modi waves INA ‘historic first’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP on Saturday played up the “historic first” of four veterans from Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s Indian National Army participating in the Republic Day para...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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