Puzzle: how to make us mask-up?

How to make people wear masks? The state government and public health experts involved in Covid-19 management ...

JU: no fee for convocation

Jadavpur University is not taking the convocation fee of Rs 500 each from the graduating students as the unive...

Dr Graham's works on revival

Dr Graham’s Homes, a one-of-its-kind school in the country which has left its imprint across the globe, ...

Councillor appeals to keep off crackers

An outgoing Calcutta Municipal Corporation councillor has in a Facebook post requested people to not burst fir...

Interaction tweak for pre-primary admissions

A progress report or a declaration by parents on a child’s basic knowledge and rescheduling interactions...

Lakshmi immersion only in some ponds

Idols of Goddess Lakshmi will have to be immersed in designated ponds in Lake Town, Dum Dum, New Town, and Beh...

Calcutta  /  Published 30.05.20

The Covid code: buffer, clean

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) has defined what would be a “buffer area” and what would be an “affected area” if someone tests positive for Covid-19 but there are some unexplained po...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.05.20

Drive to save uprooted trees

As many as 100 trees that were uprooted on the Rabindra Sarobar premises when Cyclone Amphan was blowing through the city on May 20 could be restored, urban development minister Firhad Hakim said on F...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.05.20

New normal at Calcutta airport

By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.05.20

IIM clears air after lockdown ‘fee’ cry

Students of IIM Calcutta have accused it of being “unfair” in charging four executive MBA students who stayed back on the campus after the completion of the course because of the lockdown Rs 500 d...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Education  /  Published 25.05.20

Time to bond

As if the Covid-19 pandemic and its attendant problems were not enough, cyclone Amphan recently wreaked havoc in Bengal, Odisha and Bangladesh. In these dark times, interacting with a pure-hearted sou...
By Ishani Banerji in

Calcutta  /  Published 24.05.20

Tools that cleared roads of trees

Army teams have been deployed across Calcutta to cut uprooted trees and remove them from roads.The Telegraph on Sunday watched from close quarters the work of a joint team of the Kumaon Regiment,...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.05.20

Bamboo poles to the rescue

Bamboo poles have to be installed as an ad-hoc measure to take forward electric cables that were tied around fallen poles to restore power supply, civic officials said on Sunday.The officials said ere...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.05.20

Heritage safe in Chandernagore

Amphan felled many trees in Chandernagore but the historic structures in the former French colony are safe, said residents. Among the trees that fell near Sacred Heart Church is a giant mahagony tree,...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.05.20

RKM to launch relief

The Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission has decided to launch relief in areas ravaged by Cyclone Amphan.Swami Suvirananda, the general secretary of the Math and Mission, said the order could not ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.05.20

Power-less pockets of Calcutta erupt in protest

Hundreds of fresh protest pockets cropped up across Calcutta over the absence of power and water for more than 72 hours since Cyclone Amphan battered the city. While protests were restricted to main r...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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