Working away in Kolkata’s streets

March 14, 2013

The streets in northern Kolkata – Chitpur, Jorasanko, Shyambazar, Lalbazar, Shovabazar and elsewhere – are more than stretches connecting the dots. You spend time on the streets not just going from place to place, but also to socialize, pass time and see what is happening in the neighborhood. And,...

Sustainable the Bangla way

March 3, 2013

Sustainable the Bangla way One of the very special things about Bangladesh is how people keep making use of each and every single thing. The country is definitely on the way to become more prosperous (and thereby less reliant on saving and taking care), but it remains dependent on not wasting and...