Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet

News  /  Published 23.03.22

Javed Akhtar traces history of Urdu

The language of social justice has been reduced to a language of terrorists by some, Javed Akhtar, poet, lyricist, screenwriter and political activist, lamented on Tuesday. “A few years ago, I ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 23.03.22

Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee cooks up spell for Modi, Napoleon

Bengali vegetarian fare for Narendra Modi. A rich biryani for Napoleon Bonaparte. Nobel laureate Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee laid on a spread of recipes and more at a session on the opening day of the T...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.03.22

Lit fest to return to Victoria Memorial from March 22 to March 27

The Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet (Kalam), held in association with the Victoria Memorial Hall and The Telegraph, will be back with its live, onground edition from Tuesday, March 22, to Sunday, Mar...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata


News  /  Published 02.02.22

Indra Nooyi on being a business leader and mother

One of the most powerful business leaders in the world. A mother trying to instil, at times in vain, old-school Indian values in her daughter in the US. Indra Nooyi, who was chairperson and CEO of P...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Lifestyle  /  Published 25.01.22

Kolkata Literary Meet is back with four engaging online sessions

Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet in association with The Telegraph had to be postponed this year for the cruel third wave but the team decided to not let the city miss out on its annual tryst with all...
By Shrestha Saha

Lifestyle  /  Published 25.08.21

Ruskin Bond, Wendy Doniger delight Kolkata

As Debanjan Chakrabarti, director British Council East and North-East India, rightly stated at the beginning of the session, the complex history of the UK and India comes alive seamlessly in Anita Ana...
By Shrestha Saha in Kolkata

Books  /  Published 10.02.21

Remembering Gerald Durrell and his Corfu Trilogy

Gerald, or Jerry as she affectionately called him, went on after the war to collect animals for British zoos and also began writing. Breaking the popular misconception about My Family and Other Animal...
By Shrestha Saha

Calcutta  /  Published 30.01.21

Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet inaugurated in Victoria Memorial Hall

By The Telegraph in Calcutta


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