Death of RKM head a ‘personal loss’: Modi

Monday, June 19, 2017
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“He was blessed with huge wisdom and knowledge. Generations to come will memorize his astute personality. Whenever I paid a visit to Kolkata, I always would make it…

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INCENDIARY INDIA: Bomb Blasts Rock Bengal Polls

Friday, April 22, 2016
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SB Veda “Of the 418 candidates vying for the state assembly, 61 are multi-millionaires, 80 have criminal cases against them, including 65 candidates with serious charges on their…

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Calcutta Scorched by Climate Detonation

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
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“This much is clear: the climate has changed. Pre-monsoon rains, which tended to occur in brief sporadic showers to break the heat of summer, have been virtually non-existent…

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Durga Puja Inc. and ‘The Company Puja’

Friday, October 3, 2014
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“The socially significant Barowari Pujas, which were established so the public dare not depend on the benevolence of the wealthy have devolved into mere corporate events, the community,…

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Why Vikram Seth Matters

Friday, January 24, 2014
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VIKRAM SETH: A Virtuoso Comes Calling, Again      There are two pillars, of whom it can be said are responsible for supporting the structure of what Salman…

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What Might Constitute a ‘Global Calcuttan’

Friday, January 10, 2014
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A review magazine about Arts, Culture, Current Events, History and Philosophy, and featuring interviews – The Global Calcuttan is a person inhabiting a fortress of the mind –…

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