Buxa Tiger Reserve Btr
West Bengal  /  Published 26.08.22

Foresters on trail of ‘smugglers’ attacked

 A team of foresters, chasing a vehicle laden with illegal timber on Wednesday night, was attacked by criminals in Tufanganj, Cooch Behar district. Four employees of the department were injured ...
By Our Bureau in Alipurduar/Cooch Behar

News  /  Published 04.08.22

In pics: International Clouded Leopard Day, Kishore Kumar’s birth anniversary…

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 31.07.22

Brake on Buxa homestay ban

The Jalpaiguri circuit bench of Calcutta High Court has issued a six-week stay on an order issued by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to shut all commercial accommodations in the Buxa Tiger Reserve (...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 17.06.22

Jumbo effort to save wildlife on rail tracks

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has built infrastructure and will introduce new technology to reduce elephant deaths along the Dooars railway tracks. The stretch of 160km tracks connecting Silig...
By Our Coreespondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 14.03.22

Cops find caged kangaroo on border

Police were in for a surprise on Saturday late evening when they recovered a kangaroo from a truck during a routine check of all vehicles at Pakhriguri on the Bengal-Assam border. In north Bengal, re...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Opinion  /  Published 02.03.22

Letters to the Editor: Work-life balance is a pipe dream for Indians

Different realities Sir — Belgium has announced that it will be offering employees a four-day workweek as part of the changes in its labour laws. Although employees will have to work for 10 hou...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.22

Buxa Tiger Reserve bans night stay

Authorities of the Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) — the sole tiger reserve in north Bengal in Jalpaiguri district — have notified that no visitor can spend the night in accommodations located wi...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 31.12.21

Bear rescued from riverbank

A Himalayan black bear was rescued from the banks of the Rydak river in Alipurduar district on Wednesday night and released into the wild on Thursday morning. Sources said some people spotted the bla...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar


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