Warren Hastings
Lifestyle  /  Published 31.10.22

Have you encountered these famous ghosts that haunt Kolkata?

The stories of these otherworldly residents — from famous historical figures to a prize horse — will give you the shivers...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 01.08.22

The legend of Wajid Ali Shah and how Kolkata benefitted from the connect

History will always remember that Kolkata gave refuge to an unlucky ruler and in return, got a taste of diverse culture...
By Shahanshah Mirza

Places  /  Published 28.06.22

Church where Charnock lies: Colonial heritage of historic St. John’s Church

The church, which offers a glimpse into the past, also witnessed the political intrigues of Warren Hastings...
By Adil Ahmad

Places  /  Published 14.05.22

There he lies… the man who duelled with the governor-general

Passion, fury and a face-off with pistols: the bloodstained past of Kolkata’s most famous library...

Places  /  Published 09.04.22

Clip-clop, Clip-clop… there comes Warren Hastings’ ghost at his Alipore house

Some have seen the first governor-general enter his former home; others have heard him. But all agree that it’s a frantic spirit...

Opinion  /  Published 06.03.22

All eyes on Congress

DELHI DIARIES | In Varanasi, the priests are angry; in Bihar, students back from Ukraine are angry too ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 28.01.22

Historic moment

Asia's first newspaper a powerful beacon of motivation...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

Heritage  /  Published 24.01.21

When the books left the building

They also took with them the spirit of the place ...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Opinion  /  Published 26.12.19

Hastings House dwarfed

Citizens must pressure govts to preserve heritage properties...
By Jael Silliman


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