West Bengal  /  Published 17.06.22

Jumbo effort to save wildlife on rail tracks

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has built infrastructure and will introduce new technology to reduce elephant deaths along the Dooars railway tracks. The stretch of 160km tracks connecting Silig...
By Our Coreespondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 04.06.22

Social organisations flag river pollution issue

Representatives of an apex body of different social organisations, which have been working for conservation of nature and for reduction in pollution in north Bengal, have demanded immediate interventi...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 22.04.22

Leopard who injured 3 finally caught

The leopard that had been roaming around in Nagrakata block of Jalpaiguri for the past few days, and had injured two forest staff on Wednesday, was finally darted on Thursday afternoon. The animal, h...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri, Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 24.03.22

Darjeeling to host five-day bird-watching camp

A five-day bird-watching camp organised by the Siliguri-based Himalayan Nature & Adventure Foundation in association with the Darjeeling wildlife division of the state forest department started on...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Darjeeling


West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.22

Siliguri mayor's bid to save Mahananda river

The newly formed civic board at Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC) is all set to remove encroachments from the banks and embankments of the Mahananda river that flows across the city. On Wednesday,...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

News  /  Published 15.03.22

Dol is in the air, hills rejuvenate Kaushiki, consumer rights and more

By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 23.02.22

Bridge partially shut for repairs

The district administration decided to close one of the two bridges partially over Mahananda river in Siliguri from Tuesday to February 27 for repairs. The curb led to traffic congestion in the regio...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.22

Senior forester on a mission

A senior official of the state forest department, posted in north Bengal, is pedalling across the wildlife corridor of the region with four others since February 4 to create awareness on man-animal co...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 03.01.22

Siliguri bridge shut for repair, traffic rerouted

The state PWD stopped vehicular movement through the first Mahananda bridge for repair and maintenance from Sunday. PWD sources said the bridge is likely to remain off limits to traffic for the next ...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri


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