Tree Plantation
News  /  Published 21.07.22

Schools in Kolkata, rest of Bengal hold events to educate students socially and culturally

Discussions, art and campaigns — students of Bidya Bharati Girls’ High School have been ever ready to spread awareness about the environment through various platforms. Their awareness dri...
By Chandreyee Ghose and Sana Nawaz

West Bengal  /  Published 12.06.22

HUDCO celebrates World Environment Day

The programme was organised to commemorate 75 years of India’s Independence through Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) under the directives of Government of India. On the occasion of World Envi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.22

SFI’s plantation drive in memory of icons

The East Burdwan unit of the SFI has planted over a thousand saplings in its seven day-long drive in memory of several polymaths, celebrities and players, including those like singer Krishnakumar Kunn...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 24.01.22

Myopic vision: forest report

There is nothing to be gained by missing the wood for the trees. According to the India State of Forest Report 2021 — a biennial report released by the Forest Survey of India — the forest ...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.22

Keeping steel city green

Jamshedpur is known to be an environment-friendly city with greenery everywhere, but not many do know exactly how is the lush greenery maintained here.  The green cover is intact despite industr...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


Places  /  Published 11.09.21

Adding greenery to New Town CE Block pavements

About 300 saplings have been planted across the block over the last three years, he said. “We are covering the block with Amloki, Horitoki, Boyra, Jarul, Mahogani, Shisoo, Neem, Bakul, Krishnach...
By The Telegraph

Places  /  Published 11.09.21

Life’s lessons for needy kids in CC Block Green Verge in New Town

Sen urged the organisers to plan the space in the Green Verge so that it can be used not just for morning walks, but for cultural and educational purposes also. The organisers took the suggestion to ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

West Bengal  /  Published 25.11.20

Saplings distributed by two Murshidabad school teachers

Two teachers of government-run schools in Murshidabad have turned green crusaders and set for themselves the task of distributing one crore saplings free of cost. Humayun Kabir, 29, and Ardhendu Bisw...
By Alamgir Hossain in Beldanga

Calcutta  /  Published 07.10.20

Coronavirus focus in New Town contest

Housing complexes and cooperative housing societies in New Town will be ranked on the basis of steps they have taken to prevent the spread of Covid-19 and dengue outbreak, and to reduce pollution...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.09.20

Green dream spread over 12 cottahs

A dumpyard for construction materials with a store of bamboo poles. Ever since they shifted to New Town in 2017, this is the view that would greet Barun and Purabi Basu whenever they would step out of...
By Sudeshna Banerjee


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