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Piercing to please Lord Shiva

    Bainan, a nondescript village in Howrah district comes alive on the night before Chaitra Sankranti. Devotees of Shiva, the sannyasins who have observed the...

Lalgarh’s tiger hacked to death in Bagghara forest

The Royal Bengal tiger that was spotted intermittently in West Midnapore’s Lalgarh forests and sent a wave of terror among villagers for nearly one...

A peaceful Ramanavami puja held at Santragachhi

  While political parties across the country clanked swords about how they would celebrate Ramanavami, a peaceful and serene worship of Lord Rama, Sita, Lakshman...

The trials of a minor girl

  Women around the world unite to celebrate International Women’s Day every year on March 8. Yet there are many whose lives have turned into...

Pancham Dol at Bally Rash Bari

  The colours are still fresh and people are still recalling their experience of playing with colours on Dol Jatra this year. The selfies are...

Water Chestnut comes to rescue paddy growers

The tiny dark green fruit  being sold in piles from markets in Kolkata. Its cheap and one of the healthiest supplements in one’s diet....

Malda’s Mask Man

Walking down the streets of Malda Town, one is likely to bump into rows of clay idols left to dry in the sun near...

Malda’s warrior prince

Through the ages, Kartick, the handsome warrior prince, whose charms all women, is worshipped by couples seeking a child or a son.  But in...

A corner of Kolkata, transported in time

A pristine environment, every blade of grass mowed to perfection, the hedges neatly pruned and every headstone kept clean, every named etched on them...

Young Thinkers’ Conference comes to Kolkata

The British Deputy High Commission Kolkata and independent forum Observer Research Foundation (ORF) Kolkata jointly hosted the first Young Thinkers’ Conference in Eastern India....

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Make every Monday No Tobacco Day

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Seeking support for theatre centre

A simple celebration was arranged on the occasion of Bauria People’s Repertory Theatre (PRT) silver jubilee year. To be precise, it was not much...

Silent Signature – a story of love and despair

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