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Udayan Chattopadhyay: Mind your language

Mind your language: “Too Much Bengali Spoken in Tower Hamlets (Council)” by Udayan Chattopadhyay, for AlalODulal.org Tower Hamlets is one of the most densely populated Bengali areas outside of the … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · 4 Comments

And meanwhile, in Kolkata …

For any non-Bangladeshis even remotely following politics and events in that country, it is clear that the situation on the ground is getting very bad. But not to worry. When things … Continue reading

April 4, 2013 · 10 Comments

1971: Missed Euphoria

Missed Euphoria UDAYAN CHATTOPADHYAY ponders over what’s ‘missing’ from December 16th celebrations on both sides of the border. DAILY STAR, December 2012 Every year, 16th December, known in India as … Continue reading

December 4, 2012 · 3 Comments

Kakababu choley gelen: Sunil Gangopadhyay (1934-2012)

Kakababu choley gelen by Udayan Chattopadhyay That the passing of Sunil Gangopadhyay came as a shock to many – despite his age and health – is a reflection of his … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · 6 Comments

Bengali Muslim becomes India’s Chief Justice

Udayan C: A couple of weeks ago, Altamas Kabir was sworn in by President Pranab Mukhopadhyay as the 39th Chief Justice of India. As far as I am aware, this is … Continue reading

October 11, 2012 · 25 Comments

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