India  /  Published 19.02.23

Sundarbans: NGT orders hotel demolition

A bench of Chairperson Justice A K Goel said Sundarbans was a critically vulnerable coastal area...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 07.01.23

Planning a short trip? Check out the weather status of popular tourist hubs in West Bengal

With no rain, depression, Met office predicts a suitable weekend...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

News  /  Published 09.12.22

High salinity in Sunderbans forces people to buy drinking water, quit farming

Many have raised these issues with chief minister, Mamata Banerjee during her recent visit...

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.22

First visit by a CM to Kalitala

Mamata's visit is apparently to gauge before the panchayat polls the mood of the rural population grappling with multiple hurdles daily...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.22

Animal attacks worry CM

CM said she would visit Hingalganj in the Sunderbans on November 29 to worship nature...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta


Culture  /  Published 13.11.22

In the shade of the Great Shudder

Amphan changed the institutional knowledge of the Sunderbans folks. The Telegraph recounts how they lived the countdown to Cyclone Sitrang...
By Bitan Sikdar

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.22

2 new districts now, 5 later

Administrative sources said the process to set up new districts had started but over the past few weeks focus was on Basirhat and Sunderbans...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

News  /  Published 01.11.22

Immediate emission cuts needed to save Sunderbans from climate disaster

UN report issues warning ahead COP 27 summit...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 22.10.22

Sunderbans to get the worst of Cyclone Sitrang

Prediction of 60kmph wind speed in Kolkata, Bangladesh landfall on Oct 25...
By The Plurals News Network

Places  /  Published 23.09.22

From rural Bengal to royal heritage: Seven getaways from Kolkata this festive season

From rural Durga Pujas to majestic and heritage homestays, here’s where you can go to get away from it all this season...
By Subhadrika Sen


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