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For The Record: Preserving Calcutta for the future

The Howrah Bridge in Kolkata. By: Amit Chaudhuri Calcutta is one of the great cities of modernity, and Asia's first cosmopolitan metropolis. Like other great modern cities, its cultural inheritance is contained not only in its literature, ... Indian Express, 2 weeks ago

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Mixed response to Bengal bandh

The Howrah Bridge wears a near-deserted look after the BJP and the Left parties called a “Bangla bandh” to protest against the Trinamul Congress government in Kolkata on Thursday. (Photo: Abhijit Mukherjee) The day-long Bangla bandh on Thursday, sponsored ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago
Indian Express

Bengal Bandh: Three strikes strike hard

Howrah Bridge in Kolkata on Thursday. (Source: Express Photo by Partha Paul) Normal life was partially affected in the 12-hour bandh in West Bengal, called by Left Front and BJP to protest against alleged malpractices by the ruling Trinamool ...
 Indian Express3 weeks ago

Alu bhaja with tea? Keep Gelusil at hand if you're a Bengali watching Byomkesh Bakshy

by Titu Biswas For many Bengalis Yash Raj producing a Byomkesh Bakshy film is like pigs flying over the Howrah Bridge. And guess what, something does fly over the Howrah Bridge in the motion poster of Dibakar Banerjee's Detective Byomkesh ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago

How the Detective Byomkesh Bakshy poster was made

How does one make Sushant Singh Rajput jump over Kolkata's Howrah Bridge so vividly? Bidhan Baidya of Grinning Tree shows us exactly how it's done, in his sketches below: Beautiful, isn't it? Baidya explains that they wanted to create a feeling of ominous danger by making Sushant's young and dynamic Detective Byomkesh Bakshy jump over the Howrah Bridge in order to escape from the Japanese bombers (the film is set in 1943 during World War 2). While trying to bring the 1940s Calcutta to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Bakshi! Bakshi! Burning bright?  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago High on Concept, Short on Performance  New Indian Express1 month ago Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! review: Dibakar Banerjee ...  Firstpost.com1 month ago

Contractor’s body found in factory

The body of a labour contractor was found dead mysteriously inside the compound of Bridge and Roof factory in Howrah on Sunday morning.
 Times of India1 month ago

Piku movie review: Deepika Padukone and Amitabh Bachchan's film is absolutely endearing

Bengalis or West Bengal is not only about rasagolla and mishti doi or Howrah Bridge for that matter. Reported by Bollywood Life 2
 NewsR.in2 weeks ago

Killing fields

Much water has flown under the Howrah Bridge since Shambhu Mahato, the debt-ridden peasant-protagonist played by Balraj Sahni in Bimal Roy’s 1953 neo-realist classic Do Bigha Zameen, was compelled to travel to big bad Calcutta in a bid to earn the pittance ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago
Gulf Times

Millions hit as buses, taxis stay off roads across India

Commuters travel across the deserted Howrah bridge during a general strike in Kolkata yesterday. Life in West Bengal was thrown out of gear by a state-wide dawn-to-dusk general strike and shutdown called by the Left Front and the Bharatiya Janata ...
 Gulf Times3 weeks ago

Mahindra First Choice Wheels inaugurates first authorized dealers...

Kolkata, May 12 (IBNS): Mahindra First Choice Wheels Ltd. (MFCWL) on Tuesday inaugurated its first outlet in Howrah near Kolkata. The new outlet, Mohan Motor is spread across 5000 sq. ft and is located at NH-6 Salap, Lalbari, Libra, Howrah ...
 India Blooms2 weeks ago
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