Education  /  Published 22.06.21

Green Devolution

Kehkashan’s NGO, Green Hope Foundation, has branches in 25 countries, including India. Managed mostly by student volunteers, it has been responsible in giving many a goal in the country. “...
By Chandreyee Ghose in

Calcutta  /  Published 19.06.21

Teen and biker electrocuted in rain-hit Calcutta

An 18-year-old boy and a 36-year-old biker were electrocuted at separate places in the city. In both cases, the suspected cause is torn electric wires hidden by rainwater. The teenager died in Patuli...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.06.21

Rain set to decline, surge alert issued

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"The good news — the intensity of the rain is likely to come down and the weather is set to improve from Sunday.\n\nThe caution — an abnormal surge in the wa...
By Debraj Mitra, Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.06.21

Rajlakshmi Patil, a young author, and environmentalist is an inspiration to the youth of India

Today, the world is facing an unprecedented set of circumstances: the global climate crisis, as well as the coronavirus pandemic. This has shaken our economy and overall health. But rather than fearin...
By ABP Digital Brand Studio in

Opinion  /  Published 08.06.21

Two views: Sustainable Development Goals

The slide continues. The State of India’s Environment 2021 report, which assessed 17 crucial Sustainable Development Goals for 193 countries, has found that India has slipped two place...
By The Editorial Board in


Calcutta  /  Published 08.06.21

E-buses to replace diesel-run fleet

The fleet of diesel-powered government buses in Calcutta will be replaced by electric buses to curb the rising levels of air pollution, transport minister Firhad Hakim said on Monday. “From now...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 06.06.21

Central Vista revamp to raise green cover

As many as 1,753 new trees will be transplanted and 2,000 tree saplings planted in the Central Vista area under the government's ambitious redevelopment plan, which will increase the overall green...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.06.21

Have we really gone Green?

By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, Lucknow, New Delhi, Nadia, Bikaner/Jaipur

Calcutta  /  Published 06.06.21

Children's message on World Environment Day

Children and teenagers aged between five and 13 used their old T-shirts to paint a message on the occasion of World Environment Day on Saturday. The contest by a non-profit called Vinisha, which work...
By Our Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.06.21

STATE DIGEST: Tata Steel donates oxygen concentrators to govt

Hazaribagh: A woman named Anisha Khatoon was caught while fleeing with a newborn from Chatra sadar hospital on Saturday morning. Anisha is a resident of Kalyanpur village of temple town Itkhori. Off...
By Our Bureau in


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