West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Foresters, cops join hands to catch tiger

Foresters and police of Maipith coastal area in South 24-Parganas fence an acre of paddy field with nets and set up two cages to catch a royal Bengal tiger hiding there since Tuesday morning. To capt...
By Snehomay Chakraborty

Sports  /  Published 07.12.21

World Challenge: Hovland wins title

After starting the day six shots behind the leader, up-and-coming Norwegian Viktor Hovland captured his third international win of 2021 at the Hero World Challenge golf tournament in Albany, Bahamas. ...
By Our Bureau

West Bengal  /  Published 04.12.21

Bear rescued from tea garden

 A Himalayan black bear that strayed into a tea estate on the outskirts of Alipurduar town was tranquillised and rescued by foresters on Friday morning. In the past 10 days, this is the third tim...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.21

State Digest: Jharkhand FC to take on Hyderabad FC

Daltonganj: Palamu Tiger Reserve kick started its census for tigers and other predators on Wednesday December 1. Deputy director South division of the Palamu tiger reserve, Mukesh Kumar said, “...
By Our Bureau

Sports  /  Published 01.12.21

Tiger’s return uncertain

Tiger Woods is back, but by his own admission it will take a long time for him to be fit enough for competitive golf at the top level. As the host of the Hero World Challenge tournament, being played...
By Our Correspondent


News  /  Published 30.11.21

Pandemic job loss pushes Kolkata mason into tiger’s jaws

A mason who was forced into the forest after he lost income during the pandemic survived a tiger attack in the Sunderbans on Friday. Gourhari Maiti, 42, recovering in SSKM Hospital in Kolkata, h...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 28.11.21

Jumbo alert: Tusker from Buxa Tiger Reserve halts traffic

A giant tusker from the Buxa Tiger Reserve halts traffic on the Buxa-Jayanti Road on Saturday morning. A number of tourists clicked photographs of the elephant that stood on the highway, swaying its ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

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 20.11.21

Tiger drags away crab hunter, sons look on

By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.21

400 species at butterfly park

The butterfly conservatory set up  last year by the state forest department at Rajabhatkhawa in Buxa Tiger Reserve of Alipurduar district is drawing hundreds of visitors every day. Tourists to e...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri


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