Saheli Mitra is partner at Talespin Media, an internationally published poet and author. She runs her own blog All About Eve on women issues
Another masterpiece from Shiboprasad and Nandita kitty
Will the tigers return to Buxa?
Labour unions of Bengal only knew lock outs and militant agitation
Bishnupur’s weavers script history on a six-yard wonder
Even works on the city’s Big Ben!
Sip on that hot cuppa while sitting within a tea estate!
On her birthday, GB pays a tribute
Meeting place of star actors who strike the right balance
Why Anik Dutta failed to deliver any message through his movie
On his birth anniversary GB remembers the other face of Dutt
The science graduate who handled explosives
She went on to become one of the finest actors of Tollywood
The image where all cosmic energy meets
Even ghosts are afraid of humans! A letter to Bhooter Raja
Elodie Guignard gives an exclusive interview to GB
When the villain of Hindu mythology turns a hero in an epic poem
GB speaks to famous food blogger and London based author
Movie that brought raw sensuality and eroticism onscreen
On his birthday, GB decodes the many shades of Ray’s ‘Apu’
Satyarup Siddhanta has achieved the unthinkable!
Tracing the historical journey of Gangasagar
Mahasweta Devi’s ever protesting pen on her birth anniversary
In a ‘food intolerant’ India how Vivekananda’s teachings should work
Bengal gears up to resist the decade old menace.
Not with pithe, but with Shakrainkites and mera-merighar
The house where revolutionaries lived
Why Sen’s protest films stand out
GB speaks to the owner of a unique house that was restored to its original form
Famous photographer Kounteya Sinha brings Manimala from Naya
GB traces how she is trying to restore Chandernagore’s heritage
Kolkata will host Asia’s largest international photo festival
On the wake of the author winning Sahitya Akademi
GB takes a stock of the house built by Debendranath Tagore
What do the murals depict?
She will launch her latest book on Tea Planter’s Series in Kolkata
What was Tagore’s reaction to the news?
Runanubandha will have a world premiere at KIFF
Kolkata has several ‘Earthing’ havens to keep your feet dewy this autumn
Unique show of Poetry and Calligraphy at MAYA Art Space
Puja barshiki releases set way ahead in July, have lost their attraction
Why dhaakis no longer wish to carry forward their tradition
Our very own ‘Lal Mohan Ganguly’ was a criminal lawyer
Exclusive interview with Moumita Mitra on music trends in Beijing
A visit to Salt Lake’s Administrative Training Institute
How they keep your cars going after Majerhat Bridge collapse
Discovering a rainbow of plants
The book that places Kolkata on the ‘Spiritual Map’ of the world
Hop on to Bagbazar Street for some yummy telebhaja
Lawyer Mantu Hait created a lush forest in the heart of Chetla-Alipore
Song-writer, arranger, singer and much more
GB spoke to members of Rajbaris about their secret Hilsa recipes
Satyarup Siddhanta speaks to GB on his incredible journey
GB peeps into RedBrick Residency in the heart of the city
Film all set to break taboo about female reproductive health
Try out recently launched translation by Prof Amita Ray
How patuas, bauls and Kumortuli artisans make their own books
Paramita Saha of Artsforward brings an innovative project to the city
Why is Bengal’s Murgir Jhol famous in Japan?
How a girl from a remote village of Bengal, dared to dream big
Try out Apanjan’s Khichuri or Chittoda’sGhugni
How are they on International Day against Drug Abuse?
Is this day a blatant show of male chauvinism?
Kounteya Sinha and Alankar Chandra take Kolkata on the global map
Famous Bengali singer gives an in-depth interview on music and much more
Samarpan Maiti of Institute of Chemical Biology makes us proud
Mahul Brahma speaks to GB on his directorial debut
Poet Sharmila Ray on Kolkata as her muse
Reetwika Banerjee is also a cyber security expert
They were not killed by poachers as per popular belief
Iconic building still stands tall in Kolkata
Group that talks and works for Kolkata
Travel to Gongoni in Midnapore
Meet Baul Karmakar, the Terracota Man of Panchmura
Meet the chocoholics of ‘Good Vegetarian Food Group’
Elina Dutta speaks to GB about Tribeca Care
How many of us remember revolutionary Pulin Behari Das?
Singer Manoj Murali brings Spring’s rhythm to Kolkata
Off to Bishnupur to watch Baluchari weavers
World-renowned artist Sudip Chatterjee speaks to GB
She speaks to GB about her favourite city and future plans
Vinita Bajoria of Sourenee Estate speaks to GB
Farmizen allows you to grow your own vegetables
Why Murshidabad never got its due as a tourist destination
The Heritage hotel that is as old as Darjeeling
Bengal’s Principal Secretary Tourism, speaks to GB
Kolkata’s floating restaurants on Ganga inspired Mridul
Bhatia speaks on the different shades of this desert nation
Burnt clay temples reflect Mughal, Rajasthani and Aatchala designs
From Bill Gates to Clinton, Kounteya Sinha has been with top world leaders
Environmentalists protest against government’s attempt to build park
He leads the next generation music trend in Bengal
Meet this famous educationist who went back to her roots
This Bengali girl was only 18, when she started her gourmet outlet
Sahana still misses Santiniketan and Bangladesh
Her book has been shortlisted for Mumbai Lit Fest award
GB speaks to Amrita Mukherjee of Indigo Sutra
Brick kiln child labourers of Bengal
Meet Jadavpur University alumnus Biplab Das
This student from Santiniketan speaks on her baul performances
Top technologist Sauvik Banerjjee’s homecoming
How Goddess Kali is being marketed in the West?
No more home-made narus and chaanchersandesh
Learn about harmful ‘Dirty Dozen’ cosmetic ingredients
The tale of return migration
A chance to read Bengali satirist’s works in English
How free are we today?
How a handful of Nepali workers celebrate Baishe Srabon
Tomatoes are acting pricey!
A management consultant who set up food chains in Kolkata
Meet Mahul Brahma, who speaks on luxury branding
Chandan Gupta brings international angling to Bengal
Two women from Bengal mix dance and drama
Chocolates will burn a hole in your pocket!
US based author Lopamudra's annual time travel
Vivek Kumar sings at Presidency University
Sufia Khatoon sharing the ecstasy of celebrations
Meet dermatologist Dr Ashok Ganguly
Hollywood Twister comes alive in Bengal