Dinesh Rai

Nepalis in Siliguri

Nepalis in Siliguri

Apr, 2019 Issue 209 Dinesh Rai

There is an air of optimism in certain quarters of the city, and hidden behind the dull façade of an old metropolis worn out by time and neglect, there are...

Sweet Susal Stebbins

Sweet Susal Stebbins

Jul, 2018 Issue 200 Dinesh Rai

Most people will remember Susal Stebbins as one of those sweet persons who would never say anything to upset you. Always polite and attentive to what you were saying, she...

Chitlang on my Mind

Chitlang on my Mind

Oct, 2015 Issue 167 Dinesh Rai

We have heard stories of how in the early days, up to sixty porters would carry a motor vehicle to Thankot over the Chandragiri pass, starting their arduous journey from...