Fire

  • Diwali: Spare a thought for children of Sivakasi

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    One of the first things that we would be looking in a yearly calendar is the day Diwali would be celebrated. The Indians living in...

  • Fire and the city

    CHAKRAVIEW |  Sumon K Chakrabarti
    Fires have become synonymous with the city of Kolkata. Since 2008, 10 major fires have broken out in the heart of the city. But why...

  • AMRI fire: That Friday morning

    Kolkata Colloquies |  Priyanka Gupta
    It was a little before 6 am. I got a call. There was a fire at AMRI. My mother woke up next to me asking...

  • A film on what makes a great team

    Nothing textbook about it |  Ranabir Majumdar
    There have been many individual sportspersons who have ruled the collective imagination of the masses, but no other team apart from the West Indies cricket...

  • 'Maar diya jaaye ki chod diya jaaye'?

    Dextra Aria |  Kajal Iyer
    When it comes to Kasab, this is a no brainer you would say. 'Maar diya jaaye.' One of the few terrorists in the world who...