‘Persona’ (1966) is a Swedish film, written and directed by Ingmar Bergman and featuring Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullmann in the leading roles. It is a psychological story, which revolves around a young nurse named Alma and her patient, a well-known stage actress named Elizabeth Vogler. Bergman wrote the film with Ullmann and
Have you ever noticed a memorial monument standing midst the cages of the birds and the animals of the Calcutta Zoological Gardens? Do you have any idea about the man to whose memory it was erected? Let us try to find it out.
Carl Louis Schwendler was born on the 18th
The first Anglo-Afgan war was fought between the East India Company and The Afghans between 1838 and1841. During 1837, the political situation in Afghanistan under the leadership of Dost Mohammad Khan was not very steady. They lost their second capital of Peshawar to the Sikh Empire and wanted British support
Born on the 7th day of May, 1948 in San Gabriel, California, Susan Denise Atkins was the second of the three children born to alcoholic parents, Edward and Jeanette. During her early years she was known as a quiet, self-conscious girl who belonged to her school's glee club and the local
There was a time, when Strand Road was under the water of Hooghly River and sailors used to frequent the neighbouring area, where the Calcutta Police Headquarters stands now. Today the locality is better known as Lalbazar. During those early days the area next to the Tank Square or the