North East  /  Published 01.02.19

Meghalaya coal ban hits Barak tea production

Barak Valley has around 101 tea gardens, which use coal as fuel...
By Our Correspondent in Hailakandi

Opinion  /  Published 27.03.19

Civilization and madness in the animal world

The glimpses offered by modern research into the minds of animals can challenge established scientific doctrines...
By Uddalak Mukherjee

North East  /  Published 07.03.19

Portable kit cry in hooch aftermath

The victims had fallen prey to higher quantities of methanol...
By Avishek Sengupta in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 06.03.19

Darjeeling tea planters call meet with unions on Friday

Discussion lined up on wage dues...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

North East  /  Published 05.03.19

Sonowal orders awareness drive

Sonowal’s directive came in the wake of the death of over 150 people in Assam after consuming sulai...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 02.03.19

Call for vigilance on tea wage days

Woka tea estate has lost 19 people in the hooch tragedy, which has altogether claimed 157 lives since February 22...
By Umanand Jaiswal

North East  /  Published 28.02.19

Church role in hooch casualty check

Of the 100 lives lost to date, only eight were Christians...
By Umanand Jaiswal

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.19

Simulbarie estate suspends work, citing worker disobedience

Management says some workers not putting in mandatory 8 hours, leading to production loss in first flush...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Heritage  /  Published 29.06.19

The Englishmen behind Howrah's botanical garden

The Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden in Howrah was set up to grow cinnamon, cloves and pepper for the colonial masters...
By Paromita Sen

West Bengal  /  Published 10.02.19

Visva-Bharati is restoring its Japanese gardens

Expert coming from Japan today to help with the gardens, one of which was set up by the poet's son...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan


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