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Friday, April 03, 2020



For The Record: Preserving Calcutta for the future

May 09, 2015 12:00 am

A letter to the chief minister of West Bengal on safeguarding and restoring the city’s architectural heritage.

123 properties in prime locations in Delhi may go to Wakf Board

January 02, 2014 2:52 am

Proposal has,however,split ministry; urban development secretary is learnt to be against it.

Bengal’s seat of administration moves for first time in its history

October 04, 2013 2:41 am

It was in 1911 that the capital of India was shifted from Calcutta to Delhi.

Frozen Music

September 28, 2013 5:36 am

Reviving a cross-cultural genre called Hindoostani Airs,Pandit Ravi Shankar’s student,Barry Phillips spearheads a new music album where East and West meet

MBA programmes: IIMC 19th in world

September 17, 2013 3:24 am

The premier B-School had participated in the FT Global Rankings survey for the first time this year.

From Iktara to Mandola

September 06, 2013 2:16 am

Musician Tapas Roy is Bollywood’s go-to guy for all string instruments

Raining Ragas

June 30, 2013 4:44 am

Raga and time and raga and seasons,how can there possibly be a link?

'I had travelled alone to many places,but I never felt unsafe. Till I came to India'

May 26, 2013 5:49 am

A woman from Philippines recounts the horror of being a solo traveller in India.

Proved my Principal wrong by topping in studies: Lakshmi Mittal

May 19, 2013 11:14 pm

Lakshmi Mittal said he proved his Principal wrong when he topped Saint Xavier's College.

My Experiments with Third-Class Travel

April 21, 2013 1:43 am

How Mahatma Gandhi’s rail journeys led to the birth of a nation.


Rare photos of Calcutta in the 1940s: A foodie's diary

April 12, 2016 7:56 pm

Calcutta’s preeminence as the Mecca of Indian street food has a lot to do with it being the former capital of the Raj, and the cosmopolitanism it foisted upon the city. The visual documentation of those eventful times by Glenn S Hensley, photography technician with the US Army Airforce, in the summer of 1944, bears testimony to that.