West Bengal  /  Published 21.03.19

Bengal govt issues guidelines to prevent dengue

The state government has instructed officials overseeing construction sites across Calcutta to ensure “all open pits where water might accumulate and remain stagnant” are “closed immediately” ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.03.19

Voice against trafficking

How to raise awareness on campus against human trafficking? How to volunteer and partner with organisations to become a voice against trafficking? These and more such questions will be answered at an ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 05.03.19

Sonowal orders awareness drive

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday asked labour welfare officers to launch an intensive awareness drive against the menace of consuming sulai, a locally made liquor, in the tea garden ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 23.06.19

CMC dengue visit to Jadavpur University

The departmental heads and senior officials at Jadavpur University met last week to decide the steps to be taken to prevent a dengue outbreak on the campus this monsoon.A Calcutta Municipal Corporati...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.03.20

NGO takes Covid-19 awareness to slums

Prayasam, a CG Block-based NGO, has undertaken a novel coronavirus awareness programme, reaching out to those in the lowest financial and educational rung to whom information is least likely to percol...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 17.11.19

Walk to create road safety awareness

Citizens on Sunday participated in a walk organised by the Consumers’ Legal Protection Forum, Assam, with support from Consumer VOICE, Delhi, to mark the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Vi...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 31.12.19

Be the change, make the world a kinder place

Sir — During the festive season, people are often more charitable than usual. To share their joy with the less fortunate, some people offer food to those begging on the street, or buy wares that the...
By The Telegraph in

North East  /  Published 28.12.19

Superwalk against drugs, depression

A 40-year-old man from Pathsala town in Barpeta district of lower Assam has embarked on a “superwalk” to raise awareness on drug addiction and depression among youths.Khanin Roy started his Pathsa...
By Shajid Khan in Udalguri

Opinion  /  Published 10.05.19

How much do our votes matter, really?

It is election season and the ‘festival’ of democracy is upon us. We are expected to exercise our franchise and elect the government that will rule India for the next five years. How do we actuall...
By Anup Sinha in

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.05.19

Thumbs up to election preparation in Dhanbad

Chief electoral officer of Jharkhand L. Khiangte on Wednesday reviewed the administrative and security preparedness in Dhanbad and Giridih parliamentary constituencies ahead of the sixth phase of poll...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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