News  /  Published 02.02.23

Exercise to estimate Sunderban's tiger count underway

Sunderbans foresters hopeful of rise in numbers...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 31.01.23

Yesterdate: This day from Kolkata’s past, January 31, 1979

This day marks one of the most brutal exercises of state power in the history of India...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Kolkata

News  /  Published 26.01.23

Human hand in speeding up catastrophe, says author Amitav Ghosh

The conversation discussed the author's recent books, 'Jungle Nama', 'The Nutmeg’s Curse' and 'The Living Mountain'...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 17.01.23

Lost art form of Sunderbans revived

The training culminated in a month-long exhibition at Sajnekhali that started on Sunday...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.22

Govt bid to reach out to Sunderbans villages

Sources say exercise is initiated after CM discovers lapses on part of her government to reach grassroots beneficiaries...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta


People  /  Published 11.12.22

Au revoir Dominique dada

Rita Bhimani thanks Dominique Lapierre for some lasting life lessons...
By Rita Bhimani

West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.22

Tiger spotted before CM's visit

Villagers armed with bamboo poles and torches succeeded in pushing the tiger back to the dense jungle on the other side of the river...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 06.12.22

1,100 cameras to count tigers in Sunderbans

572 locations to be monitored by the West Bengal forest department...
By Snehal Sengupta in Sunderbans

News  /  Published 06.12.22

Celebrated French author Dominique Lapierre dies at 91

The author of ‘The City of Joy’ was awarded the Padma Bhushan, India’s third highest civilian award in 2008...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.22

Outreach on menu in Didi’s rural lunch

By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Khanpur (North 24-Parganas)


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