Jharkhand  /  Published 07.06.22

Research on mine fire safety

Jharkhand-based Indian Institute of Technology Indian School of Mines IIT (ISM) mining engineering research unit has done research to prevent fire and explosion in mines and ensure better safety. Ass...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Events  /  Published 06.06.22

Science Gallery Bengaluru exhibit traces origin of mental healthcare in colonial Calcutta

“A new, larger asylum was built in Ranchi. Since mental healthcare was largely reserved for upper class white people, all asylums in the Bengal presidency were shut down in 1921, and the patient...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 06.06.22

Outreach to bring West Bengal mango growers within GI ambit

The state government has decided to reach out to mango growers to urge them to apply for the status of authentic sellers of GI-tagged mangoes in an attempt to boost export of the summer delicacy, offi...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

Entertainment  /  Published 06.06.22

Of horror, drama and more

Dustin and Co. using bedsheets to forge a rope and pull in the gang stuck in the Upside Down is a direct nod to a similar moment in Poltergeist where a similar ‘rope’ is used to connect th...
By Priyanka Roy 

News  /  Published 03.06.22

Stargazing event at HA Block, Salt Lake, to checkmate superstitions

“I remember an instance when a priest wrapped a cotton cloth around his shoulders and sprinkled kerosene over it. He then walked through a gate of fire. His clothes did not catch fire for three ...
By Showli Chakraborty in Salt Lake


News  /  Published 02.06.22

West Bengal lags behind in taking climate action: CSE report

Despite its extreme vulnerability to climate change, West Bengal remains one of the most poorly performing states in India when it comes to taking climate action, according to a report released by the...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 02.06.22

Supercomputer PARAM Ananta commissioned at IIT Gandhinagar

Facility will provide impetus to high-tech R&D activities in various domains of science & technology...
By Our Correspondent

News  /  Published 02.06.22

Good Samaritans walk the path of history and culture

A craft bazaar, food stalls and music — they were the focus of a fair on Activity Based Curriculum (ABC) organised by St Augustine’s Day School, Shyamnagar, on March 15 and 16. Students an...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Kolkata

India  /  Published 31.05.22

Body found in waterlogged underpass in Delhi

The body of a man has been fished out from a waterlogged railway underpass in southeast Delhi's Pul Prahladpur, police said, taking the death toll in Monday's thunderstorm and heavy rains in t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Science Tech  /  Published 30.05.22

Matter of seconds

F or nearly 150 years, the world’s metrologists have agreed on strict definitions for units of measurement through the International Bureau of Weights and Measures, known by its French acronym, ...
By Alanna Mitchell


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