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Calcutta  /  Published 17.05.21

Support pours in for Covid-hit

A supplier of stationery to schools whose business has been closed for more than a year visited an NGO in Entally and donated 50kg of potatoes and 25kg of rice. A group of parents whose children have...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 09.10.20

Harder to stop child marriages

The prevention of child marriages has taken a hit during the pandemic. Teachers in the districts now don’t get to know if a girl has been married off as schools are closed. Earlier, they used t...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.08.19

Law students to turn teachers

Students of the city’s national law school will visit the districts of Bengal to educate trafficking victims, domestic helps, and brick kiln workers about laws and their legal rights.National Univer...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.11.18

Children’s corner at Canning police station

 A children’s corner with cartoon characters such as Chhota Bhim and Tweety painted on the walls and facilities for indoor games was inaugurated at women’s police station in Canning, South 24...
By Rith Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.19

Teenager bakes a new future

A teenager dropped out of school after class X because “there was no money at home” and started cutting stickers for fruit boxes to supplement the family income.Zeba Khatoon, 19, earned Rs 7 for 1...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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