Lifestyle  /  Published 17.01.22

Nolen gur and Joynagar moa hit by climate change and storms

“I have leased about 150 date palm trees at the rate of Rs 150 per tree. Between 12 noon to 5pm every day, I cover about 75 trees, cutting the right part of the plant body so that the sap can fl...
By The Plurals News Network

Lifestyle  /  Published 14.01.22

From jolbhora to badam patali: How gur anchors the sweet Bengali winter

Bengali literature has been quite key in establishing the dominion of gur. ‘Kintu shobar chaite bhalo — pauruti aar jhola gur,’ Sukumar Ray wrote in his celebrated book of nonsense v...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

Lifestyle  /  Published 15.10.21

Durga Puja means feasting, not fasting! Even Dashami has its special foods

But the most interesting mutation is chire. ‘Probably no other region does as much with the chira as Bengal does,’ continues the food historian. ‘Soaked in water and softened, it is ...
By Mohona Kanjilal

West Bengal  /  Published 17.09.21

Moa on envelope

The Indian postal department, in association with the Agriculture and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority, has released a specially designed envelope in recognition of Joynagorer Moa,...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri

Calcutta  /  Published 20.01.21

GI-tagged Joynagar Moa fly to Bahrain

The first consignment of GI-tagged Joynagar Moa will leave Calcutta on Wednesday. Thirty kilos of moa will land in Bahrain after flying out of Calcutta in specially created packages. Along with it wi...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.11.20

Joynagar Moa earns branding mojo

Area: The area of production of Joynagar Moa lies between Joynagar Block I and Joynagar Block II of the Joynagar-Mazilpur municipal area, which is around 53km south ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.