Food  /  Published 22.11.20

European comfort food

English Apple Crumble Apples are now in season in India and in particular, I have been enjoying the succulent ones that come down from Himachal Pradesh. This warm and comforting classic English desse...
By Natasha Celmi in

Calcutta  /  Published 22.11.20

Met spies mercury dip from today

The systems have lost strength and will dissipate by Sunday, paving the way for the fresh entry of cold and dry northwesterly winds from the upper reaches of India. “The temperature is expected ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 20.11.20

Delhi air quality remains ‘poor’

Delhi’s air quality on Friday morning remained in the ‘poor’ category but central agencies say it is likely to improve marginally due to favourable wind speed, while the city recorde...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 18.11.20

High-pressure area robs Calcutta of chill

The Celsius in Calcutta has not dipped as it should have after a bout of snowfall in Kashmir last weekend. The Met office blamed a high-pressure area over Jharkhand for denying Calcutta the chill tha...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Books  /  Published 14.11.20

A round-up of a few upcoming and new releases

By Shrestha Saha in

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.11.20

Bokaro zoo warms up for winter

With the advent of winter in Jharkhand, Bokaro zoo has begun its annual exercise of ensuring that inmates don’t catch a chill. However, unlike earlier years, the focus is on providing natural re...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.11.20

It's officially winter in Jharkhand

Bokaro and Ramgarh recorded 12.1°C, five notches below normal, while Daltonganj of Palamau district recorded 12.9°C, three notches less than normal. Chaibasa in neighbouring West Singhbhum re...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 09.11.20

Celsius fall set to hit Tuesday wall

Friday, 19.8 degrees. Saturday, 19.1 degrees. Sunday, 18.3 degrees. The Celsius is sliding in the city, thanks to the free flowing cold and dry winds from the upper reaches of the country. The minim...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 08.11.20

Museum and Victoria set to reopen

As part of the SOP, the government has advised advanced booking of time slots and recording the contact details of all visitors to help in contact tracing in case of positive cases in museums and gall...
By Anasuya Basu in Chowringhee

Calcutta  /  Published 07.11.20

Celsius: below 20 degrees

The Celsius dropped below 20 degrees on Friday for the first time this year since March as winds from the north made their presence felt in the city. The cool phase will continue for the next few day...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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