Chhotanagpur Plateau
India  /  Published 25.01.23

Study sheds light on formation of peninsular India

Scientists with the Geological Survey of India have proposed new dates for the merger of the northern and southern Indian crustal blocks during a remote time in the Earth’s history...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Places  /  Published 23.08.22

Seven exquisite temples from a bygone era near Asansol, revisited

Following archaeologist Joseph David Beglar’s trail, Sourav Niyogi witnessed some hidden gems in Bengal’s part of the Chhotanagpur plateau...
By Sourav Niyogi

News  /  Published 22.05.22

Squall tears through Calcutta

90kmph Nor’wester uproots trees, lamp posts, disrupts Metro and flights; more storms likely: Met...
By Debraj Mitra and our bureau in Calcutta

News  /  Published 19.04.22

Dry spell in Kolkata set to end soon, says Met office

Conditions likely to favour formation of thunderclouds over Jharkhand and adjoining areas: Director GK Das...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 11.04.22

Met explains unusual dry spell in Kolkata, south of Bengal

Into the second week of April, the city is still waiting for the first squall of the season...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


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