Jharkhand  /  Published 20.01.21

Palamau goes gaga over oranges

Palamau district has now joined the orange cultivator group of India as this season, it sold Rs 5 lakh worth of the citrus fruit, at Rs 30 per kilogram. The credit for this goes to horticulture scien...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

Calcutta  /  Published 18.12.20

Of blooms and thorns

Echinopsis Mammilosa: This small cactus produces flowers when only three inches in diameter. It opens on summer nights and again, lasts for about 24 hours.  Protect this plant from unsightly scar...
By S.K. Maiti in Salt Lake

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.12.18

Gerbera entrepreneur to help veggie farmers

The New Year is expected to bring glad tidings for some East Singhbhum farmers, thanks to steel-city farmer-entrepreneur Sudipta Ghosh.Ghosh (46), who started farming gerbera flowers in 2016 in her fi...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 04.04.20

Bidhannagar Horticultural Society co-founder passes away

Sudarshan Kumar Maiti, patron of Bidhannagar Horticultural Society and gardening columnist of The Telegraph Salt Lake passed away on March 31. He had been hospitalised for a week at a Kankurgachhi nur...
By A Staff Reporter in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.19

Bats & bees as courier

By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.19

Almost ostracised, man opens horizon for many

As a little boy in school, Kartick Kalindi would never give away his postal address to classmates. His worst fear came true one day — a couple of friends got to know that he came from the lepers’ ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.19

My garden

Nothing can keep Rita Biswas away from her garden. Being a social worker, she is busy round the clock. She also had a fall last year that causes her legs to ache. Despite the odds she feels compelled ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 24.05.20

Milestone for chilli growers

It was a milestone for Siaha in Mizoram, especially for the chili farmers across six villages in the district — Zyhno, Ahmypi, Khopai, Siatlai, Chheihlu and Laki. Maraland Âhiah Paohpa (Maraland or...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl


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