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India’s Oprah who asked Rekha about Amitabh Bachchan, Jayalalithaa about MGR: Simi Garewal’s rendezvous with primetime

Indian Express 17 Oct 2021
This is exactly the kind of moment the media hounds live for ... Writer, Director, Producer behind it ... In Mrinal Sen’s powerful Padatik (1973), the final part of his acclaimed Calcutta trilogy, she played an affluent woman who provides refuge to a political activist at a time when West Bengal is riven by unrest and turmoil ... Tags. Simi Garewal ... .

Letters to the editor: Netflix lost in translation?

The Telegraph India 10 Oct 2021
Lost meaning. Sir — The Korean Netflix show, Squid Game, has taken the world by storm with its unique take on class and capitalism ... Many Hindi shows face similar problems ... Advertisement ... Calcutta ... Calcutta ... Calcutta is inching towards a ‘green famine’ ... Calcutta ... Calcutta. Sir — Bollywood has become a convenient scapegoat for the powers that be ... Calcutta. .

Letters to the editor: BJP removes Varun and Maneka Gandhi from national executive committee

The Telegraph India 08 Oct 2021
Sir — According to a recent study by the network, C40 Cities, Calcutta witnessed 2,200 premature deaths owing to coal power plants in 2019 (“Choked”, Oct 7) ... By continuing to support coal-fired power plants, the Centre and state governments are threatening the health of citizens as well as affecting India’s air quality targets ... Calcutta ... Calcutta.

Coal-related air pollution deaths in Jakarta ‘may double’ by 2030

The Jakarta Post 08 Oct 2021
The other cities singled out as suffering most under pollution from coal-fired power plants are Calcutta in India and Johannesburg in ...

I’ve never asked for raise; can’t imagine saying my pay isn’t enough: Indra Nooyi

Business Line 08 Oct 2021
Born in Chennai, she graduated from the Madras Christian College and studied management at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta before moving to Yale University in the US for a master's degree. She is considered as one of the most powerful and influential women leaders around the world. “I think it’s me, just me ... Also read ... ....

Trinamul makes a splash in Goa, but strangely, feels the pinch

The Telegraph India 08 Oct 2021
Advertisement. Visibility is now demanding a price from the Trinamul which the party never thought it would have to pay ... “Doubts will remain. As the Congress leader, Faleiro could not keep his flock together, how can he be expected to bring Trinamul to power in a state which is completely alien to us?” asked a south Calcutta Trinamul leader ... .

Killed by coal: Air pollution deaths in Jakarta ‘may double’ by 2030

The Jakarta Post 06 Oct 2021
The other cities singled out as suffering most under pollution from coal-fired power plants are Calcutta in India and Johannesburg in South Africa, which saw over 2,000 and ...

As weakened ‘Gulab’ approaches Bengal coast, more rain in store

Indian Express 29 Sep 2021
State minister and Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) Board of Administrators Chairperson Firhad Hakim said electricity utility companies had been notified about disconnecting power poles. “The CESC [Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation] has been notified to disconnect the power poles in the area in case of waterlogging ... Tags. Cyclone Gulab ... Again ... .

Post-poll violence: SC admits Bengal plea over Calcutta HC order

Hindustan Times 28 Sep 2021
The Supreme Court on Tuesday admitted the West Bengal government’s plea challenging the Calcutta high court’s order for a CBI investigation into the post-poll violence in the state ... HC had also set up a special investigation team monitored by former Calcutta HC chief justice Manjula Chellur ... This Committee had no powers of investigation.

Power companies must pay dues, 10% interest: Calcutta HC

The Times of India 19 Sep 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Power companies must pay dues, 10% interest. Calcutta high court. Kolkata. After Covid break, Kumartuli opens doors to shutterbugs for a fee ... KOLKATA. A Calcutta high court division bench on Friday upheld a single-bench order on payment of dearness allowance to employees of state-run power utilities ... More Latest News.

The One Story That Captures the Immigrant Experience Like No Other

Time Magazine 17 Sep 2021
Then, as now, Afghans were forced to flee or seek work outside their country due to the machinations of great powers ... He’s never been outside of Calcutta, and lives vicariously through Rahamat, daydreaming of caravans slowly making their way through high mountain passes.

Kishore Datta, Bengal’s 4th advocate general since 2011, resigns like the rest

Hindustan Times 14 Sep 2021
Datta is the fourth advocate general of the state to resign since 2011 when the Trinamool Congress first came to power. Senior Calcutta high court advocate Gopal Mukherjee was appointed as the new AG by Governor Jagdeep Dhankar ...The government was not happy with Datta as it suffered one blow after another at the Calcutta high court in recent months.

Letters to the editor: Emma Raducanu wins US Open 2021

The Telegraph India 12 Sep 2021
Young gun. Sir — The British teenage sensation, Emma Raducanu, deserves to be congratulated for winning the US Open, 2021 ... Advertisement ... Ranganathan Sivakumar, ... Calcutta ... Sir — In an effort to gain international acceptance after seizing power in Afghanistan, the Taliban have told farmers to stop cultivating opium poppies — the raw material for heroin ... .

Book review: What led to the great fall of CPI(M) in West Bengal

Indian Express 12 Sep 2021
In early May, after a bitterly fought election, parts of West Bengal were overtaken by a terrible spell of violence ... Their party had drawn a cipher in the elections. Ten years ago, however, it held the reins of power in West Bengal; its cadres ruled the streets of Calcutta ... Bhowmick is not the narrator of Gangster State ... © The Indian Express (P) Ltd ... .

Would A.B Crentsil’s ‘Moses’ be banned if it were released in 2021?

Joy Online 10 Sep 2021
That song was Moses ... When A.B ... Wham! ... Every part of the stereo-turntable is ascribed a body part – the speakers, our famous bobby-stands; the turntable, ‘the black hole of Calcutta’, and the diamond pin being the ‘magic power’ ... But A.B ... B ... Lol ... Let’s not kid ourselves, starting from the early 2000s the Church in Ghana has accumulated significant power ... .