Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.20

Whale carcass at Mandarmani beach

“Bryde’s have a straight rostrum (the snout-like extension of the jaw) with three longitudinal ridges that extend from the blowholes (the hole at the top of the head through which the whal...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 11.06.20

Luminous minds

The news that the Archaeological Survey of India discovered a monolithic Shiva linga dating to 9th century AD in the My Son complex in Vietnam received a great deal of attention in India last month. T...
By T.C.A. Raghavan in

India  /  Published 07.06.20

Monument nod

The Union Culture Ministry on Sunday approved opening of 820 Archeological Survey of India-protected monuments which have places of worship from June 8, Minister Prahlad Patel said. Sources said ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.06.20

Culture ministry nod to open 820 ASI monuments

The Union culture ministry on Sunday approved opening of 820 centrally-protected monuments under the Archeological Survey of India which has places of worship from June 8, minister Prahlad Patel said....
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.06.20

Govt strategy: Unpalatable report? Sit on it. Rest flaunt

The Centre has released a survey that claims a marginal improvement in joblessness in 2018-19 while it sits on more than half-a-dozen other reports on unemployment and related subjects.The Periodic La...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 05.06.20

Confidence index hits low

A survey by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has shown another stark reality of the current stress in the economy with consumer confidence crashing in May and people being pessimistic for the next one ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

West Bengal  /  Published 05.06.20

Birds reach Kulik early

Winged species from different countries have started flocking to the Kulik Bird Sanctuary near here a month ahead of their normal arrival with experts suggesting that conducive climatic conditions ind...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

Business  /  Published 04.06.20

Retailers: lack of bank support

Retailers are miffed with lenders as many found banks not approving additional working capital loan despite a Reserve Bank of India mandate.A survey conducted by the Retailer’s Association of India ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 03.06.20

An infantile drive

Millennia before our time, the word used for the numeral, one, was ‘oynos’. It continued to be in use for nearly three millennia in the Indo-European language till in Old Latin it first became ‘...
By G.N. Devy in

India  /  Published 03.06.20

Omitted IIM queries bare distress

IIM Ahmedabad’s monthly survey of companies’ business inflation expectations in April saw firms reluctant to reveal their sales and profits, prompting the B-school to drop these questions for the ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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