Tag Archive for 'kolkata'
What makes the Kolkata Durga Pujo so special? Why the Calcuttans go crazy this time of the year!
Get involved in the Green Summers project.
After spending like nearly 2 years here, let me jot down my Siliguri wishlist.
A quick passenger train transport that will take me from medical college to the town in 5 minutes.
An alternative road transport. The city autos are like running coffins - noisy, uncomfortable and very risky. These autos can comfortably sit 6 passengers but […]
The Kolkata High Court verdict has landed the Kolkata Book Fair in doldrums. While the book fair was scheduled to be inaugurated today, HC has thrown the fair out of the Park Circus Maidan in a ruling yesterday. The verdict was based on the grounds of pollution and traffic disruption. This is really shocking. More […]
The tree-lined alley midway between 1st and 2nd grounds
I can’t forget my school even after 2 years of leaving it. St. Lawrence is in my soul, in my heart. The sprawling green fields, majestic trees, lush greenery are ever fresh in my memory. I remember the first day in school. I was awe-struck by […]
According to an Anandabazar report, Darjeeling Mail will run faster from October this year cutting down transit time by a whopping one hour. As of now, trains can run with a maximum speed of about 70 km/hr. New lines are being laid which can sustain velocities as high as 100 km/hr. The work of […]
Airtel has just got smarter. So long users of Bengal Airtel were enjoying free GPRS thanks to Airtel’s ignorance. But it seems to be all over bad news for users of Airtel Bengal circle. Kolkata Airtel users need to cough up as much as 99 a month to avail this - as I do – […]