Chitropot: Empowering the women of Sundarban through art; reviving the forgotten art of patachitra

At first glance, it was the painting of a Hindu married woman’s face – her forehead marked by the traditional vermillion dot, the vermillion running through her parted hair ...

Rejuvenate with naturopathy in Kolkata's luxury Vedic Village Spa Resort

Nestled in the natural beauty of West Bengal on the outskirts of Kolkata, the  Vedic Village Spa Resort  offers a serene and tranquil environment, ideal for relaxation and re ...

Aminia presents Tiranga Festival 2024 to celebrate the 75th Republic Day

Kolkata: Aminia, a popular restaurant in Kolkata, is offering a special spread to commemorate the 75th Republic Day.

Day trips from Kolkata: Five destinations inspired by literature and art

Are you on the lookout for a day trip from the city during the year-end holidays, away from crowded attractions?

A walkthrough of Kolkata's bonedi barir pujo preparations

The autumn air is replete with the festive fervour of Durga Puja, Bengal’s biggest festival. Kolkata alone holds around 3000 pujo annually. While the big and famous venues  ...

On a spring morning this year when Chicago was bracing for waves of celebratory crowds in the streets for its annual big, green St. Patrick's Day, I woke up to a quiet, sublime morning in a hotel suite overlooking Michigan Avenue. 

When the Uber driver dropped us off on the main street of Monpellier driving through the iconic city gateway that is Porte du Peyrou, I thought my five-star hotel was just around with some impressive portico.

Over 300 flights cancelled ...

Tokyo: Airlines were forced to cancel over 300 flights following the collision between a Japan Coast Guard aircraft and a Japan Airlines passenger plane at Tokyo's Haneda Airport on Tuesday evening even as reports said the plane was cleared to land ahead of the tragedy.

New discount membership clu ...

New Delhi/NITN: Regular flyers on Jazeera Airways, Kuwait’s low-cost carrier, can now avail a host of discounts and benefits by enrolling for the new membership club introduced by the airline, recently.

Air India deploys newly ind ...

Gurugram: Air India, a global airline in India, has initiated the deployment of its recently acquired Boeing 777 aircraft to serve all three non-stop routes from Mumbai to the United States.