Books  /  Published 07.01.19

The battle over the early Indians

Excerpted from Early Indians by Tony Joseph, published by Juggernaut, Rs 531...
By Tony Joseph in

North East  /  Published 13.02.20

Bengal florican takes wing for global list migration

The critically endangered Bengal florican (Houbaropsis bengalensis), the last stronghold of which in the country is Manas National Park in Assam, is likely to be included in the global list for intern...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 17.11.18

Italian artist's exhibition at Indian Museum

Indian snake charmers in South America, elephants and tigers in India, strife scenes in Africa — Italian contemporary artist Pietro Ruffo’s cartography and tapestries in the exhibition titled, Co...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.10.18

The real reasons why Indians leave

It is a record all right. Seventeen million Indians had left the country in 2017, says a report prepared by the Asian Development Bank, making India the nation with the highest number of emigrants in ...
By The Editorial Board in

World  /  Published 01.11.18

Dead or missing: 56,800 migrants in 4 years

One by one, five to a grave, the coffins are buried in the red earth of this ill-kept corner of a South African cemetery. The scrawl on the cheap wood attests to their anonymity: “Unknown B/Male.”...
By AP in Johannesburg

Opinion  /  Published 06.09.19

Migration in a post-democratic world

The prehistoric Homo sapiens spread out from their source to all continents, braving unimaginable odds, and created the possibility of humans becoming avant-garde in the process of the evolution of Li...
By G.N. Devy in

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.08.19

Elephants begin Bengal journey

Elephants have started bidding adieu, albeit temporarily, to Dalma wildlife sanctuary as a part of their annual migration to neighbouring Bengal.A herd of over a dozen jumbos left for the jungles of W...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.07.19

Dalma wildlife sanctuary elephants back home

Dalma wildlife sanctuary is teeming with elephants, including calves, with all jumbos back home after their annual sojourn to the jungles of Bankura and West Midnapore in Bengal.A forester said over ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 04.02.20

Valley PIL against film on Pandits

Kashmiri political activists have moved court demanding a stay on the release of Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s film on the migration of Kashmiri Pandits, claiming that it would incite violence against Kashmi...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Books  /  Published 14.03.19

How India moved

The argument that migration is not a recent phenomenon in India in scale or variety is now well established. However, Tumbe’s projection of the view that greater spatial mobility is a prerequisite f...
By Anindya Jyoti Majumdar in


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