Career  /  Published 27.01.22

Building a career in Biotechnology: Institutes, UG and PG courses, job roles

Physics, Chemistry and Biology are compulsory subjects in the Plus-Two curriculum to pursue a career in Biotechnology...
By Saikat Chakraborty

News  /  Published 24.01.22

A Meghalaya college teacher and his passion for cycling

Pyniarlang Nongbri has clocked over 40,000km on his bicycle to spread awareness about healthy living and clean air...

News  /  Published 22.01.22

Clean-up drive at Indian Botanic Garden after Amphan wreckage

The carcasses of three fishing cats, allegedly poisoned to death, were found at a village in Bagnan, Howrah district, on Thursday afternoon. The carcasses were found dumped in an open area off a road...
By Anasuya Basu in Howrah

News  /  Published 21.01.22

New park dedicated to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in Salt Lake Sector V

Geetanjali building in Sector V, Salt Lake, is being converted into a miniature park that has been christened Jai Hind Park and will be inaugurated on January 23. The park will be dedicated to N...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 21.01.22

States to be ranked on green nod for industry

The Union environment ministry will rank states based on the time taken to grant environmental clearances to developmental projects to encourage “transparency, efficiency and accountability&rdqu...
By PTI in New Delhi


News  /  Published 20.01.22

South 24-Parganas in Bengal most cyclone-affected district in India

The weekend is likely to be overcast and rainy in Kolkata and the rest of Bengal. A westernd disturbance over northwest and central India will bring about the overcast condition, the Met office has s...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.01.22

Fifty tonnes of Gangasagar Mela plastic waste to be recycled and reused

About 50 tonnes of plastic waste have been recovered from the Gangasagar Mela area over the last few days by teams deployed to recover, segregate and supply the plastic waste to different reuse and re...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.01.22

Bengal government to conduct fitness tests on commercial vehicles

The state government has decided that fitness tests of commercial vehicles will now be held at any of the regional transport offices or public vehicles departments. Till now, owners would have to repo...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 17.01.22

Indian Botanic Garden’s double coconut tree faces extinction

The Double Coconut Tree (Lodoicea Maldivica) at the Indian Botanic Garden, which underwent a cross-country pollination in 2013 appears to be dying. Though garden authorities are hopeful that the tree ...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.01.22

How to grow gerbera or African daisy in Salt Lake

No visit to the flower shop is complete without — if not buying then at least — admiring the beautiful gerberas on display. Due to its high vase life this plant has become very popular as...
By Arijit Poddar in Salt Lake


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