Dr Purnima Sinha defied convention to become the first woman to earn a PhD in Physics at Calcutta University. Catch the story of a trailblazer who married her scientific genius with artistic pursuits, and believed that creativity is the key to success
The state government plans to develop the ancestral home of Bengal’s greatest son, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, as a tourist attraction. Visit the Bose homestead at Subhasgram not far from Kolkata as we trace the roots of one of India’s most august freedom fighters
From the most sought-after girl in Calcutta to some of history’s heavyweights, Kolkata’s sprawling South Part Street Cemetery offers interesting and sometimes even hilarious insights into the lives of Calcutta’s early European residents.