West Bengal Heritage Commission
News  /  Published 25.11.22

Heritage lesson for PWD engineers

At workshop, tips on technical aspects of conservation, how to draw up estimates for heritage structures were shared...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Behala

West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.22

Heritage Commission members pay homage to Raja Rammohan Roy

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee had directed all to celebrate and observe the birth anniversary of the social reformer during her administrative meeting in Jhargram...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty

News  /  Published 21.05.22

Calcutta HC stays CBI probe into construction of high-rise on Tripura House premises

"In any and every matter, CBI may not be asked to act as an investigating agency," Justice Subhendu Samanta observed on May 20...

News  /  Published 20.05.22

Project on Tripura House land in Ballygunge faces CBI probe, Rs 44-crore penalty

Calcutta High Court orders inquiry into possible irregularities in obtaining approval of building plan proposal at Grade I heritage property...
By PTI in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.05.22

Flower vendor claims heritage Zenana Ghat lease

A visit to the ghat showed metal frames being screwed on to the walls and collapsible gates on the pillared entranceways...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 19.04.22

Heritage plaques with history note for parks in Kolkata

'Few visitors are aware of the identity of the people the parks are named after. We will start with Hrishikesh Park in the first week of May'...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Kolkata

Culture  /  Published 10.04.22

Until the grass grows old underneath

A policy that, if embraced, could save Bengal’s heritage ...
By Anasuya Basu

News  /  Published 08.04.22

Danish heritage: Renovation over, Old Government House in Serampore ready for fresh start

The more than decade-old journey of the Serampore Initiative has come a full circle with the historical precincts of St Olav’s Church...
By Anasuya Basu in Serampore

News  /  Published 24.02.22

Mayor asks Kolkata Metro to rebuild BBD Bag bus stand in sync with heritage status

The Mahakaran station stands 24m below the green patch around Laldighi in Dalhousie and expects a footfall of 30,000 commuters in peak hours...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 23.01.22

Sanskrit College and University gets the heritage tag

West Bengal Heritage Commission has declared the 188-year-old institution as a historic structure...
By Kinsuk Basu


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