West Bengal  /  Published 02.08.20

Oh woe, our wares and worldly goods

By Manasi Shah and Moumita Chaudhuri in Calcutta

People  /  Published 23.02.19

When it comes to Petunias, only fools rush in

And the flowers too played along in the general scheme of ostentation, grinning in their papery gowns of mauve, magenta and maroon, often streaked through the middle or rimmed in white. The bulbous or...
By Paromita Kar in

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.01.19

Revellers throng Dhanbad butterfly park

The Sir Dorabji Tata Park at Jamadoba here was swarming with butterflies to welcome hundreds of picnickers who flocked to the greens from all across coal town and beyond to celebrate the New Year.The ...
By Praduman Choubey in

Style  /  Published 09.04.20

Hibiscus from your garden for your health

This is the time to make use of existing resources. Such as your garden or your potted plants.Hibiscus is rich in antioxidants and also has anti-bacterial properties.If you have hibiscus growing in yo...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 29.03.19

The unbearable burden of expectations

Parting shotSir — The Periodic Labour Force Survey by the National Sample Survey Office, which showed that unemployment has reached a 45-year high, is alarming. The Bharatiya Janata Party-led govern...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.20

Radiant roses and more

The Agri Horticultural Society of India celebrated its 200th anniversary with a spectacular flower show at its gardens. The Bicentenary Flower Show & World Regional Rose Convention 2020 in associa...
By Kasturi Sen in

India  /  Published 04.04.20

Flower growers in exemption plea

The Bengal Floriculturists and Flower Sellers’ Association has submitted a written petition to the chief minister’s agricultural adviser and the state horticultural department requesting exemption...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.05.19

Big day for florists, band-baaja

Thursday poll results promise boom times for florists and band parties in the capital. No matter who wins Lok Sabha elections, celebrations are guaranteed. Florists are busy stocking up for the big da...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.12.18

Organic veggies steal Jamshedpur flower show

Vegetables have found pride of place at the 30th Annual Flower Show at Gopal Maidan in Bistupur. Farmers under the self-help groups of Tata Steel Rural Development Society are making brisk business by...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 28.12.19

Flower power and gastronomy

Sir — Edible flowers are among the latest trends to have taken the gastronomical world by storm. Be it the batter fried kumror phul, the bok phul fritters or the sojne phuler baati chorchori in Beng...
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