Lifestyle  /  Published 27.09.21

These Kolkata tattoo artists tell their tales in ink

Anjan’s Tips: Before getting inked, do your research and check the artist's portfolio. Don’t drink alcohol before getting the tattoo and don’t get inked on an empty stomach. ...
By Aatreyee Mohanta

Style  /  Published 08.07.21

Of yellow dress and tattoos

At the height of the pandemic, along with exercising at the gym and beauty parlour treatments, numerous tattooing outlets everywhere had to shut down. Some shops closed down forever. But with the Wes...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.21

Siliguri: CPM vs 'Che Guevara'

Ghosh swats away such allegations. “I was keen to work for the people of Siliguri and I was not getting the opportunity.… I needed the hands of a new friend to fulfil my objective and tha...
By Devadeep Purohit in Siliguri

Books  /  Published 12.03.21

Stories with needle and skin

When Samuel O’Reilly opened his tattoo shop in 1875 in Bowery, New York City, there were only a few like him. Like many, he stumbled upon the world of tattooing after a stint in the criminal jus...
By Sohini Chakraborty

Health  /  Published 18.11.20

Things to know before you get a tattoo

Tattoos are not something new; in ancient times, villagers tattooed their children using leaves and needles. The technology and the colours have changed. Instead of the traditional olive green, tattoo...
By Dr Gita Mathai

Entertainment  /  Published 20.11.18

Why Claire Foy is the perfect Lisbeth Salander

This is the last interview after a nonstop 10-day tour of promoting the film. That’s why my voice sounds like it does,” Fede Alvarez told us with a laugh when we dialled him in Uruguay last week.T...
By Priyanka Roy

Entertainment  /  Published 23.11.18

Lisbeth Salander turns into blandly tough chick

In the latest and emptiest Salander screen vehicle, The Girl in the Spider’s Web, the dragon perches on Salander’s back, its wings fanned and mouth open, like a hungry baby bird. The dragon looks ...
By Manohla Dargis/New York Times News Service

North East  /  Published 20.02.20

First Northeast tattoo festival begins today

Neon Tattoo Festival 2020 Season 1, the first tattoo convention in the Northeast powered by t2, is set to host more than 100 tattoo artistes from across the country and abroad who will demonstrate the...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati


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