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Why Kolkata Is Becoming The Breeding Ground For Startups

There was a time when entrepreneurs in Kolkata used to fly to other cities such as Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Mumbai, and Delhi to set up...

New Tram Car For Kolkata’s Young Readers

This Children's Day is special for Kolkata, as the culturally-rich city gets its first-ever children's tram library -- also the first in the world...

Kolkata’s Durga Maa Idol Wins Hearts Of Bollywood Stars And Fans

Every year, Durga Puja committees in the city compete with each other in an attempt to surprise patrons with new and unique themes in...

Kolkata’s Customary Durga Puja to Restrict Visitors

Durga Puja celebrations in Kolkata's traditional aristocratic families has been a major attraction over the years for thousands of pandal-hoppers. The ostentatious display of...

Indian Travellers Discover Simple Pleasures Next Door Amid Pandemic: Booking. com

While the pandemic has led to seismic shifts in travel behaviours and destination choices, many Indian travellers have discovered simple pleasures next door, leading...

Depression Among COVID Patients can Defeat the Mission

BY SALIL GEWALI When uncertainty and worries come calling, the body's immune system crashes. But contrastingly, one believes, COVID-19 is fought only with better immunity....

Know What Indians Are Reading Amid Pandemic

By Siddhi Jain As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to upend lives, societies, economies and nations' around the world, an unplanned yet welcome change has been...

Only 66% People Aware of Typhoid Vaccination: Survey

By Puja Gupta With 2.2 million cases of typhoid being recorded in India alone in 2016, typhoid fever poses a serious disease burden in the...

91% Indians Opt for Healthier Alternatives Whilst Snacking: Survey

While the idea of snacking encompasses a variety of foods, a recent survey finds that over the past few years, there has been a...

About 80% Home-Based Beedi Workers Live in Rural Areas: Study

By Puja Gupta While about 96 per cent (42,76,124) of the total beedi workers (44,60,076) are home-based, only four per cent (1,83,952) work in factories,...

Lockdown Results in Metro Cities Achieving 95% Clean Air Target

The coronavirus-induced nationwide lockdown has resulted in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bengaluru achieve 95 per cent of their 2024 National Clean Air Programme (NCAP)...

India Witnesses Last Annual Solar Eclipse of the Decade

India on Sunday witnessed annular solar eclipse or 'surya grahan' 2020, the third eclipse even for this year after first two lunar eclipses took...

Voice Against the Inhuman Decision by the Delhi Chief Minister

By Salil Gewali The real critics are always upright and bold. They are the ones who are quick to forewarn the wrong acts by anyone...

Air Pollution Rises Again as India Reopens

Even though the pollution levels in six major cities plummeted during the initial phase of the lockdown, it is on the rise again as...

The Wrath Of Amphan Cyclone In India

BY Varuni Trivedi Odisha and West Bengal were left in shambles as Cyclone Amphan left only doom and devastation behind. Torrential rains and winds gusting...

Pandemic, Pandemonium and Booze 

By Varuni Trivedi Monday, saw a nationwide brawl and chaos as the government relaxed the stringent lockdown. Serpentine queues outside liquor shops were a common...

Foodies Must Try These Dishes from the Streets of Kolkata

BY PUJA GUPTA When you think about Bengali food, you will have a veritable carnival of sweet treats and seafood dishes parading through your mind....

Rising Communalism, Strained Socio-Political Conditions and Lackadaisical Administration Leading to Hike in Hooliganism in Kolkata

Kolkata has witnessed a string of hooliganism related incidents in recent months, with its long time denizens putting the blame on rising communalism, strained...

Petrol Prices On The Reverse Trend For The Last 13 Days: Prices Fall

Domestic petrol prices, which had hit record levels for 16 consecutive days in May, have been on the reverse trend for the last 13...

Swiggy to use digital payments for delivery fleet

Swiggy is an online food ordering platform It will now allow digital payments for delivery feet this method will prevent any leakage in...

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