Rhitu Chatterjee currently works as a science reporter for the daily public radio program of international news called The World. The show is co-produced by the BBC World Service, Public Radio International and WGBH radio in Boston. The World is broadcast on nearly 300 public radio stations in the U.S. and Canada.
At the recent Chinatown Coalition (TCC) meeting on April 12, Pablo Calderon of the MBTA gave a presentation on applying for jobs at the transportation agency, highlighting a need at the agency for more Asian workers.
The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA) approved service cuts and fare hikes in a vote on Wednesday, April 4, as part of a plan to fill a budget deficit of some $160 million for fiscal year 2013. These changes to service will begin on July 1, 2012.