Calcutta  /  Published 13.08.20

Teens fight cyber sexual peril

 A group of students has started an online campaign to create awareness against trafficking and to stand up for human rights at a time when traditional ways of trafficking is going the online way...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.07.20

Covid spike shuts parts of South Bengal

The spike in Covid-19 cases in a few south Bengal districts has forced the respective administration to enforce micro-level lockdowns. Sources said in the health department blamed the lack of awarene...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Tamluk(EastMidnapore), Bolpur(Birbhum)

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.12.18

Voices many against child labour

To raise voice against child labour, over 300 school-going slumkids and youths, under the banner of city-based social outfit Adarsh Seva Sansthan, took part in a three-day awareness drive, which kicke...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 18.01.20

Ire at Bihar human chain

Bihar remained on course to form its largest-ever human chain on Sunday for the cause of environment protection spearheaded by chief minister Nitish Kumar but the Opposition has dubbed the event a was...
By Dev Raj in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.18

Calcutta students share dengue tips

Groups of schoolchildren went door to door in their neighbourhoods to create awareness on how to keep their surroundings clean and prevent dengue.Students of Sri Sri Academy and Apeejay School Park St...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

CMC: Be on guard against dengue

The winter is in retreat and the temperature is rising. It’s time Calcuttans started taking steps to prevent the spread of vector-borne diseases such as dengue, the Calcutta Municipal Corporation sa...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.19

Shocking political unconcern for pollution

Air pollution seems to be a great leveller. Killer air has left both the dragon and the elephant — popular totemic representations of China and India, respectively — gasping for breath. State of G...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 02.04.19

Watching Yuvraj back in form is exhilarating

Sir — Watching the southpaw, Yuvraj Singh, playing like he used to at his peak was exhilarating. As a player for the Mumbai Indians in a match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian P...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.18

Dengue spurt blamed on slack vigil

A spell of rain after Durga Puja and an alleged slackness in vector control and surveillance have been blamed for the spike in dengue cases in and around Calcutta over the past couple of weeks. Dengue...
By Rith Basu and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.20

How a rural stay-safe campaign worked

An imam of a mosque and a leader of the All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) in Dinhata subdivision of Cooch Behar are visiting homes in villages with more minority population to spread awareness on the nove...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar


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