West Bengal  /  Published 29.11.21

Mangrove planting brings award to teacher

Umashankar Mondal, 40, had earned the moniker of “mangrove man” among residents of the Sunderbans a long time ago for his unrelenting seedling planting work towards the sustenance and reju...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 27.11.21

Apps to help in tiger count

The tiger census across Bengal, part of the big cat count  across the country, will be totally digital and paperless this time. Data will be recorded from ground zero (inside the core areas) to a...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri and Anirban Choudhury in Calcutta/ Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 26.11.21

Crocodile spotted in Sunderbans

A crocodile was spotted on the bank of a pond at the remote village of Patharpratima in the Sunderbans on Thursday morning. The residents of Mandalgheri area of Achintya Nagar gram panchayat immediat...
By Our Correspondent in Sunderbans

West Bengal  /  Published 21.11.21

Pure water in saline zone for 2,000 families

A mini-water treatment plant to supply purified drinking water in an area of the Sunderbans that suffers from high salinity in its groundwater was inaugurated on Friday. Ncourage Social Enterprise Fo...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.21

Tiger drags away crab hunter, sons look on

By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.21

Narrow escape for Sunderbans crab hunter

A crab hunter from Gosaba in South 24-Parganas suffered multiple injuries when a royal Bengal tiger attacked him in the Pirtala jungle of the Sunderbans late on Sunday evening.  Ashis Das, along ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani

Places  /  Published 10.11.21

Tiger mauls crab hunter in Belifeli jungle creek

A crab hunter suffered multiple injuries when a Royal Bengal tiger attacked him while he and two others were inside a creek in Belifeli jungle on Monday evening. The trio said they had permission for...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani

Entertainment  /  Published 09.11.21

Parno Mittra starts shooting for Bonbibi

Parno Mittra has started shooting for the film Bonbibi — Goddess of the Jungle, which is being directed by Rajdeep Ghosh. The story starts with a British family visiting the rural places of the ...
By Arindam Chatterjee

West Bengal  /  Published 04.11.21

Tiger mauls crab hunter to death in Sunderbans

A 52-year-old crab hunter was killed by a Royal Bengal tiger in the Bulufeli area of the Sunderbans in South 24-Parganas when he was sleeping on a boat along with two fishermen on Tuesday afternoon. ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.21

Tiger attack on crab hunter spurs job talks

A 40-year-old woman who had entered the restricted tiger zone to catch crabs at Patharpratima of South 24Parganas on Sunday night, was injured by a royal Bengal tiger. The attack on Kajal Mallik come...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


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