11 Oct 2019 6:24 PM GMT
Kolkata: In-a-first, the Panchayats and Rural Development department will undertake initiatives for intense forest creation using Miyawaki method....
30 Sep 2019 2:12 PM GMT
From being a show of abundant luxury to becoming a festival for all, Durga Puja in Kolkata has traversed a long journey – but its dynamic essence remains sacrosanct; elaborates Tarun Goswami
28 Sep 2019 1:17 PM GMT
While for some, Durga Puja celebrations can never be missed, some others prefer a quick, quiet escape from the frenzied crowds and rituals. For the latter, here are some escapades that bring necessary sublimity with a taste of authentic Pujas
10 Sep 2019 4:47 PM GMT
126 years after the World Parliament of Religions held in Chicago on September 11, 1893, the whole world is suffering from hatred, jealousy and intolerance
29 Aug 2019 6:10 PM GMT
Kolkata: A book on Uttam Kumar's USA trip, about which very little is known so far, will be released on September 3 which is the 90th birth...
13 Aug 2019 6:52 PM GMT
Kolkata: New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) has proposed mandatory reservation of 20 percent space in big housing complexes to charge...
16 July 2019 6:24 PM GMT
Kolkata: The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) will cancel the building plans of old insecure structures, if their owners do not pull them down and...
7 July 2019 5:45 PM GMT
Kolkata: The first outdoor statue of Sister Nivedita in England has been installed at the Great Torrington family cemetery on July 4. Incidentally,...
18 Jun 2019 1:54 PM GMT
Swami Vivekananda and Jamsetji Tata were instrumental in introducing innovation and creativity in Indian academia, particularly with the Indian Institute of Science
21 May 2019 6:15 PM GMT
Kolkata: The first ever translation of Amrita Katha, a book on the philosophy of Sri Ramakrishna, Ma Sarada and Swami Vivekananda, in Santhali has...
18 May 2019 5:18 PM GMT
Kolkata: The descendents of Rani Rashmoni will urge the Metro Railway authorities to conduct hydrographic survey of the 215-year-old building that...
11 May 2019 2:44 PM GMT
BJP is desperate to win Bengal – and their pursuit has taken them down a questionable path of canards and communal provocation intended to jeopardise the prevailing goodwill of Mamata Banerjee’s TMC government