Subhas Chandra Bose
Calcutta  /  Published 12.02.21

Airport lounge unsafe

“The general aviation lounge was to have a security check-in facility. The passengers who would check into the lounge before boarding a flight were not supposed to go to the security check-in co...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 09.02.21

Victoria makes amends on Bose exhibits

The Victoria Memorial Hall has conceded that pictures that it said were images of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose disguised as Md Ziauddin are “recreated images” based on an “artistic imp...
By Anasuya Basu in Chowringhee

Calcutta  /  Published 08.02.21

Netaji display credit changed, says Sugata

Union culture secretary Raghavendra Singh, who was present at the inauguration of Nirbhik Subhas and showed Prime Minister Narendra Modi around the exhibition on January 23, did not respond to calls a...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 07.02.21

Sugata to Victoria: Some Netaji relics ‘fake’

Sugata Bose, chairman of the Netaji Research Bureau and the leader’s great-nephew, has objected to some of the exhibits at an ongoing exhibition commemorating Netaji’s 125th birth annivers...
By Anasuya Basu in Chowringhee

Opinion  /  Published 06.02.21

How Cricket unified India

Now that England are touring India, I have gone back to re-read what I think is the best book on Indian cricket: Andy Carter’s Beyond The Pale: Early Black and Asian Cricketers in Britain 1...
By Amit Roy


Calcutta  /  Published 05.02.21

Anniversary salute to Netaji

A two-day programme on Netaji was held at the New Town Tree Library. The celebration took place on a plot in DA Block where the authorities have planted lots of trees and information on them has been ...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 05.02.21

Gandhi & Bose: Parallel lives

It was the Jallianwalabagh massacre in 1919 that aroused Gandhi’s nationalist consciousness and he returned the medal. And during the Khilafat Movement the same year, he became immersed in polit...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Books  /  Published 05.02.21

War and peace

The Vanishing of Subhash Bose: The Mystery Unlocked (Kalpaz, Rs 250) by Rajesh Talwar raises questions about the mysterious disappearance of Subhash Chandra Bose. Some of the evidence, Talwar claims, ...
By The Telegraph

Books  /  Published 31.01.21

Gandhi - The Calcutta Connection

By P.T. Nair

Calcutta  /  Published 29.01.21

Statue unveiled in Sector V

The officials also spoke of a toilet cum cafeteria next door that was inaugurated a few days earlier. “There are at least 200 competitive examinations that take place here round the year. So a w...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake


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