“I Believe In Miracles!” − On The Vande Bharat Repatriation Flight

by Jael Silliman

I had planned to leave New York City for Kolkata by the end of March. On March 24th Prime Minister Modi announced a total lockdown in response to the Covid pandemic. All flights in and out of the...

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A DAY IN KHAJURAHO

by Supriya Newar

The trouble with visiting a place as famous as Khajuraho in the age of Instagram and other social media is that you are already over familiar with its visuals and the ‘wow moment’ can be underw...

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“When The Going Gets Tough – The Tough Get Going” Or So The Saying Goes

by WOT

Ritusmita Biswas (a former journalist and digital media specialist) and Dr. Tehnaz Dastoor (an international civil servant and editor) head a social media and events-based agency, decided not to le...

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2.4 Million Meals: Kolkata Gives....and Gives

by Rita Bhimani

Speed, sensitivity, sympathy have been at the heart of the Kolkata Gives initiative when they set out to cover 10,000 families to be their donees. And it was money, manpower deployment and manageme...

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Cooking, Cooking, Cooking Demos On Zoom With Madhushree Basu And Anindya Basu

by WOT

With the countrywide lockdown, the productive quarantine trend has taken the internet by storm. As people decide to utilize the lock-down time learning new skills or honing talents, a bevy of onli...

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Flipkart Launches Its First Interactive Game Show ‘Kya Bolti Public’

by WOT

The show hosted by Comedian and TV Anchor Maniesh Paul, combines video and gamification and is now live on the Video section of the Flipkart App. As we continue to stay safe indoors, Flipka...

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Linc Pen And Plastics Ltd’s Initiative Towards A Better Future This World Earth Day

by WOT

The rapidly increasing plastic pollution has become one of the most crucial issues of our times. Plastic items take hundreds of years to decompose and in turn, pollutes the air, soil and water. Sin...

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Giving In Times Of The Corona Virus

by Rita Bhimani

We commend the generous donations that are pouring in from leading corporates in hundreds of crores of rupees, and people from the world of entertainment, the fashion industry and sporting personal...

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Contemporary Wood-Carved Netsuke - A Travelling Exhibition @Indian Museum

by Piu Sur

It was the first time that I ever experienced the very unique and artistic Netsuke exhibited in the Indian Museum. The Consulate General of Japan in Kolkata in collaboration with Indian Museum, Kol...

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Art Rickshaw Kolkata Arts Lane Festival

by Piu Sur

Kolkata in winter is the best time in our heritage city with events happening all over. January brought forward the most awaited Art festival. It was just for a day so there was no way one would mi...

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Calcutta Heritage Collective From VIVA To ReVIVA L Its Journey Of Two Years

by Ipsita Ganguli

Calcutta Heritage Collective is a voluntary citizen’s initiative. The group’s overall aim is to build pride in our city’s built heritage through a broad range of activities, related to conser...

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Celebrating A Ten Day Crafts Festival In Shantiniketan – 29 February Through 11 March

by WOT

Santiniketan is a unique location on earth, conceived by the great sage and writer Rabindranath Tagore as an ideal cultural and intellectual hub, a space for ideas and creativity to meet, interact ...

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