Bangla Tuesday, April 07, 2020
Probir Pramanik

Probir Pramanik

6 Posts

Demand for anti-malaria drugs to fight Covid-19 set to rev...

As the world races to find treatments for the novel coronavirus, there is talk of using two anti-malaria drugs, chloroquine and hydroxylcholoquine. Bo...

Nepal, a Shangri-La in a perpetual state of political unce...

Prachanda with Oli On April 22, 2018, on the 148th birth anniversary of Vladimir Lenin, top Nepali Communist leaders who had over the past three...

King who became a reclusive Buddhist monk

Tobgyal Wangchuk Tenzing Namgyal, the Chogyal of Sikkm It was a cold and windy afternoon. The date was February 19, 1982. Atop a hill overlooking...

In Kolkata, its’ not “cool” to speak in Bangla any more

I often find my teenage niece, a student of a premier English school in Kolkata, chatting in fluent Hindi with her peer group which is mostly Bengali....

Old boys’ group barters piping hot meals for plastic waste

Months before Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-published ‘plogging’ at a beach in Mamallapuram in the south Indian state of Tami...

AH-2 makes North Bengal a hub of South Asian trade and tou...

Kakarvitta Panitanki border post Kakarvitta is a dusty and crowded Nepal-India border post on the Nepalese side. Under a warm late-winter morning...