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Jun 18, 2017
A rose of revolt: Two poems in BengaliIn the fourth part, meet Manohar Mouli Biswas — a legend in his own right who holds a mirror to Bengali society
May 13, 2017
A Feluda Mystery: How Satyajit Ray created Bengal's most loved detective of all timeBengal produced two great detectives — Feluda and Byomkesh Bakshi. And yet, if you were to ask the average Bengali reader to name his or her favourite detective, chances are, Feluda’s name will be taken first.
May 02, 2017
Remembering Satyajit Ray: Pather Panchali, Feluda and other nostalgic musingsBengalis tend to take their “kalchaaar” very seriously and there are few personalities that we hold in higher regard than Satyajit Ray.
Apr 28, 2017
Bengali poet Sankha Ghosh conferred 52nd Jnanpith Award by President Pranab MukherjeeSankha Ghosh is known for his work in Bengali literature such as Raktakalyan, Adim Lata- Gulmomay and Murkho Baro.
Jan 10, 2016
Transcending generations: Ashapurna Debi's stories resonate with Jhumpa Lahiri today as they did with Bengali women during PartitionDuring Partition, Ashapurna Debi's books resonated with the new Bengali woman as it was wholly in sync with her hopes and aspirations, and it continues to do so today.
May 13, 2015
Celebrated Bengali writer Suchitra Bhattacharya passes awayCelebrated writer Suchitra Bhattacharya, many of whose books had been made into cult Bengali films including "Dahan", died of a cardiac arrest at her south Kolkata residence on Tuesday night, her family members said. She was 55.
Oct 24, 2012
Aranyer Din Ratri to Kakababu: Sunil Gangopadhyay's gifts to BengalFrom Aranyer Din Ratri to the character of Kakababu, Bengali writer Sunil Gangopadhyay had redefined the literature in Bengali.
May 09, 2011
A poem in memory of TagoreIn celebration of the 150th anniversary of India's most revered poet, here is an exquisite translation of one of Rabindranath Tagore's more modern poems.