Jharkhand  /  Published 02.06.20

‘Good catch’ feel for anglers in Jamshedpur

Anglers, mostly from Bengal, can look forward to a net-satisfactory catch Jharkhand, for the steel city’s annual angling competition next month. The scenic Jayanti Sarovar in Jubilee Park, which has...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Science  /  Published 30.09.19

Studies clash on fish oil-heart risk link

People who regularly take omega-3 fish oil supplements appear to face lower risks of coronary heart disease and heart attacks, researchers said on Monday, presenting evidence that contradicts a review...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.04.20

Rampant fish theft in times of pandemic

The nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of novel coronavirus has spurred fish theft at the landmark Jayanti Sarovar inside Jubilee Park.The fast depleting fish stock has put a question mark on the ...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshdepur

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.04.20

Meat, Fish & egg shops open after 14 days

Residents here heaved a sigh of relief when shops selling non-vegetarian items opened after 14 days on Tuesday.All shops in Dhanbad, including those selling eggs, mutton, chicken, fodder except vegeta...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

North East  /  Published 13.02.20

Get thinking of a name for a cavefish

The largest known cavefish, found in Meghalaya, still does not have a name.In February 2019, an international team of cave explorers from India and other countries encountered a new cave fish in Jaint...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.20

So long, thanks for no fish?

Every year at this time, fishermen get ready to set sail once the annual deep-sea fishing ban ends mid-June. The harbour at Digha in West Bengal’s East Midnapore district is typically chock-a-block ...
By Moumita Chaudhuri in

North East  /  Published 09.05.19

All is fish that comes to his net

In the midst of this concrete jungle, a man has taken up rooftop fish farming by creating a pond in his house here.Meet Amarjyoti Kashyap, an environment scientist, who is rearing ornamental and other...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Science  /  Published 26.02.20

Animal that doesn't survive on oxygen discovered

Scientists have discovered an animal that does not need oxygen to produce energy needed for its survival, a finding  that changes one of science's assumptions about the animal world. The tiny, ...
By PTI in

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.20

Jalpaiguri to host fish festival

Fish merchants in the town have decided to organise a three-day food festival here from January 24 with platters full of variety of fishes. The Jalpaiguri Wholesale Fish Merchants’ Association has d...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Calcutta  /  Published 02.04.20

Fish-retail app bites more than it can deliver

Many Calcuttans who ordered frozen fish online from a government app have not got the items delivered even well beyond the expected date.Some of them, who have already paid online, are yet to hear a w...
By Debraj Mitra and Elora Sen in Calcutta


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