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OP-ED: What time is it there?

OP-ED: What time is it there?

Nafis Shahriar

Sun, Dec 27 2020

As the year ends, we measure up the fistful of gains against a mountain of losses

OP-ED: A very Bengali Christmas

OP-ED: A very Bengali Christmas

Vivek Menezes

Fri, Dec 25 2020

In Kolkata, Christmas is a festival for the outdoors

OP-ED: What is Christmas all

OP-ED: What is Christmas all

Julian Francis

Fri, Dec 25 2020

As Dickens reminded us, this time is a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time

ED: For a safe, socially distanced...

ED: For a safe, socially distanced...

Editorial

Thu, Dec 24 2020

With masks on, hands washed and sanitized, and from a safe distance, we wish our readers a Merry...

In Pictures: A subdued Christmas...

In Pictures: A subdued Christmas...

Image Gallery

Thu, Dec 24 2020

Christmas is missing the usual merriment this year, thanks to a global pandemic that has been raging...

World readies for lockdown...

World readies for lockdown...

World

Thu, Dec 24 2020

‘It's heart-breaking. It's a very, very sour ending for a sour year’

Wonder Woman 1984, Soul at

Wonder Woman 1984, Soul at

Showtime

Thu, Dec 24 2020

The films will premiere at Star Cineplex on the same day as the US theatrical release

England, Italy brace for Christmas lockdowns...

England, Italy brace for Christmas...

Europe

Sun, Dec 20 2020

The Netherlands is under a five-week lockdown until mid-January with schools

British PM orders new curbs to slow...

British PM orders new curbs to slow...

Europe

Sun, Dec 20 2020

It was a dramatic step-up after Johnson said last week that it would be "inhuman" to "cancel...

Italy announces lockdown during Christmas,...

Italy orders Christmas, New Year...

Europe

Sat, Dec 19 2020

Non-essential shops will be shuttered between December 24-27, December 31- January 3 and January

European nations tighten virus curbs...

European nations tighten virus...

Europe

Wed, Dec 16 2020

The widespread deployment of vaccines is seen as crucial to reviving the global economy

WHO warns Christmas celebrations could...

WHO warns Christmas celebrations could...

World

Sat, Dec 12 2020

There had been nearly a 100% increase in the number of deaths per week in the WHO's Europe region...

Canada sees Covid-19 contagion heading...

Canada sees Covid-19 contagion heading...

Coronavirus

Sat, Dec 12 2020

Canada has so far reported 13,109 deaths and 442,069 cases

OP-ED: Make Christmas count in 2020,...

OP-ED: Make Christmas count in 2020,...

Julian Francis

Fri, Dec 11 2020

The humanitarian needs of the present could be even greater than they were during the Liberation

EU urges countries to keep Covid-19...

EU urges countries to keep Covid-19...

Europe

Wed, Dec 2 2020

The European Commission yesterday urged governments to keep up measures on physical distancing and mask...

California at Covid-19 'tipping...

California at Covid-19 'tipping...

North America

Tue, Dec 1 2020

More than 4.2 million new Covid-19 infections and 36,000 Covid-19 related deaths were reported across...

UK's Johnson says escape route in sight...

UK's Johnson says escape route in sight...

Europe

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Johnson announced that England would re-enter a tiered system of toughened regional restrictions when...

How to prepare for a massive Christmas...

How to prepare for a massive Christmas...

D2

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Layering a showcase fish pie

How sales shopping is killing the...

How sales shopping is killing the...

Imran Hossain

Tue, Dec 31 2019

We need to be more careful about our consumption habits

Typhoon Phanfone: Death toll reaches...

Typhoon Phanfone: Death toll reaches...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 27 2019

There was widespread travel disruption with 115 flights cancelled, and thousands of people stranded by...

A Christmas letter

A Christmas letter

Julian Francis

Fri, Dec 27 2019

This Christmas message was written in 2002, but the issues remain, sadly, as relevant as ever in today’s...