Environmental Issues In Kolkata

Environmental Issues In Kolkata

The most less discussed topic of discussion is the environmental issues of a particular city. There may be various government institutes that are responsible for checking the Suspended Particulate Matter (SPM) on our environment. But how much effective are they? I am a resident of Kolkata- The City of Joy. Is it really joyful to…

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Cawnpore- A Crumbling City

Cawnpore- A Crumbling City

With a population of 2.9 million, Kanpur is one of the most populated cities of Uttar Pradesh. The city is celebrated not only because of the rich history of its active participation in the riots of 1857 under luminaries like Nana Sahib and Tantia Tope but also the thriving leather industries. Managing huge cities is…

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Steel City, Clear to take off?

Steel City, Clear to take off?

Scene 1. Valise packed. Camera checked. Headphones on. In pursuit of felicity and bliss, you set on a jaunt towards knowledge and exploration. But before you put a check in your bucket list, you have to survive a drab and dreary ride to a nearby capital to board a plane. Time and zeal, both take…

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Defying Realities

Defying Realities

‘When anything new comes along, everyone, like a child discovering the world, thinks that they’ve invented it, but you scratch a little and you find a caveman scratching on a wall is creating virtual reality in a sense. What is new here is that more sophisticated instruments give you the power to do it more…

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Lucknow: The Denouement of the Awadhi Heritage 

Lucknow: The Denouement of the Awadhi Heritage 

Opulence and sumptuousness were hallmarks of the Nawabi era in Lucknow. From the labyrinthine Chikankari work to the regal establishments and monuments, Lucknow was never left short in the field of art and luxury. The profusely exorbitant expenses made by the improvident nawabs can be seen through the ornate edifices they left in the city…

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आसक्ति: एक रन्ध्र जाल छिद्र

आसक्ति: एक रन्ध्र जाल छिद्र

” व्यसन शब्द या फिर ‘लत’ किसी पदार्थ या गतिविधि के साथ बार-बार जुड़ने का संकेत देता है, जिसके कारण उससे होने वाले पर्याप्त नुकसान का पता चल सकता है। व्यसन एक पुरानी स्थिति है, जहाँ मन भागीदारी को सुखद मानता है और इस गतिविधि में शामिल होने पर इनाम अथवा प्रेरणा के लिए इच्छुक…

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The Land of Black Diamond: Dhanbad

The Land of Black Diamond: Dhanbad

The chirping of the pigeons, guzzling of cold winds, flattering of leaves and the running stream sounds like a fairyland but it’s the saga bond that existed around a tiny corner of the Chotanagpur plateau where I born. The town gate mark reads “welcome to the coal capital of India” as I crossed it each…

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