Physician unveils History of Howrah


  • Swapan  Das
  • Howrah based physician and Nutritionist Dr Sukanta Mukherjee has recently published his seminal work on the old History of Howrah. The book titled Purono Howrahr Katha was published by National Book Agency in December 2011.
  • The book Purono Howrar Katha contains twelve chapters. In the first chapter the author discussed on the historical aspect including the Mughal period and published the copy of the deed of Lord Clive to prove that Clive was once the Zeminder of some parts of this town......
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Smamiji's relics

Shibpur family preserves Smamiji's relics.

Even before he created Belur Math, the headquarter of the internationally famous Ramakrishna Mission,

  • Swami Vivekananda founded a a temple dedicated to Ramakrishna Paramhansa, in a centuries-old house at Howrah's Shibpur. The house was frequented by Sarada Ma and its owner Nabagopal Ghosh was one of the closest non-monastic disciples of Sri Ramkrishna. .....
  • (Times of India, Kolkata)

Kids log in for lessons at online hangout

McDonald's annual shareholder's meeting takes place on Thursday, May 24, 2012, in Oak Brook, Ill.


If social networks mean unfunny jokes, trying-too-hard status updates and boring vacation snaps to you, it’s time for a reality check. One of them is transforming lives in a corner of Howrah.

  • Tikiapara NGO Samaritan Help Mission has been using Hangout, the group video chat feature in social network Google Plus, to teach English to about 80 underprivileged students....

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