During their stay in the city for over a century, the Chinese community settled in Tangra has seen, and suffered, it all – the Second World War, the Sino-Indian War, the apathy of the local administration… This time around, however, the ghetto off the Park Circus connector is set to experience a change that may […]
List of Events for the Chinese New Year 2015 Celebration in Kolkata. 15th February Lion Dance Show at Territi Bazaar by ICA 17th February Lion Dance Show at Tangra Bazaar / Pei Moi Chinese School 18th February Lion Dance Show at Tangra Bazaar / Pei Moi Chinese School 19th February Happy Chinese New Year 2015 […]
Lion Display and Cultural Show February 3 at 6:00pm in UTC+05:30 Location: Tiretti Bazaar
I first met Wong Ying Sheng in early January of 2012 in a Hakka restaurant. When I walked through the door with my father and uncle, he instantly recognized us and began talking to my father in Hakka. He then turned to me and said in English, “We’ve been waiting for someone to write our […]
Before his journey to the Deoli Concentration Camp, Andy Hsieh was a student at a boarding school in Shillong, a city that used to be the capital of Assam and is now the capital of the state of Meghalaya. He was taken at the height of the 1962 Sino-Indian Conflict.