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Boats from Khulna and Jessore in Salt Lake!

Once upon a time Bidhannagar traded with Bangladesh

Tour

Mysterious Temple Ruins of Gopiballavpur

Did dacoit Ratnakar stay in these forests?

Opinion

Peep into newly opened Bangladesh Bhavan of Santiniketan

Priceless artefacts and letters housed in the Bhavan

Opinion

Peep into newly opened Bangladesh Bhavan of Santiniketan

Priceless artefacts and letters housed in the Bhavan

Boats from Khulna and Jessore in Salt Lake!

Once upon a time Bidhannagar traded with Bangladesh

What did Kazi Nazrul Islam write to his lady love?

On Nazrul’s birthday a slice of that rare letter

Culture

Did you know Kazi Nazrul Islam acted in a movie?

It was Bhakta Dhruv by Girish Ghosh

Bishnupur Gharana travels to Murshidabad

Who brought Bishnupur Gharana to Murshidabad?

Relive your childhood with Tuntunir Boi

Masterpiece by Upendra Kishore Roychowdhury

In Pictures

A peek through Santiniketan’s ‘Shonibarer Haat&rsqu...

Bengal’s Kalbaishakhi behind the lens

Displayed with Santanu Paul’s photography

TARAPITH: WHERE DEAD IS THE HERO

Why Tarapith is famous for sadhana of cosmic powers?

Antique machines and artefacts of Cinchona Plantation

Next time you visit Mungpoo, you might get to see these treasures...

Kolkata

Largest prison-to-prison immigration in Kolkata

As Alipore Jail gives way to swanky apartments, prisoners shifted...

Behala older than Kolkata! Are you surprised?

Did Behala get its name from Behula?

Why Gariahat is still a street shopper’s paradise?

GB prepares a perfect fashion combo from street items

Travel

Mysterious Temple Ruins of Gopiballavpur

Did dacoit Ratnakar stay in these forests?

SUNDERBAN DIARIES: Hethal bushes and Gosaps

How locals have been motivated to preserve Sunderbans

Escape Kolkata’s summer and head to Rasikbil

Quaint birder’s paradise of Bengal

Food

In the holy Ramadan month, a visit to authentic eateries

Which Kolkata alleys are famous for Ramadan food?

Some Gondhoraj wonder this summer

How about freshly plucked lemon for a Lemon Cake?

Avoid ‘Bhagarer Mangsho’ and prepare this at home

Recipe of Golbari style Mutton