Places  /  Published 05.08.22

The story of Mumbai’s Zero Point

Travel details: St. Thomas’ Cathedral, Mumbai, is an active place of worship with regular prayer service held every Sunday morning. The church remains open every day from 7am to 6pm and photogr...
By Rangan Datta

News  /  Published 04.08.22

Achieving Net Zero by 2070 is not a commitment by India but a long-term goal

Another climate expert felt the need of the hour was to set sector-specific targets for achieving broader emission reduction goals. The NDC mentions that India will not be bound by “any sector-s...
By The Plurals News Network

Lifestyle  /  Published 28.07.22

Striving for zero-waste living with Kolkata Zero Waste Bazaar

Kolkata Zero Waste Bazaar Tucked away in a by-lane of New Alipore is a haven — Kolkata’s first and only zero-waste store started by Lata Bhatia in 2016. Conceptualised with the motto &ldq...
By Somini Sen Dua

West Bengal  /  Published 05.06.22

Calcutta witnesses zero shadow moment

People of Calcutta experienced zero shadow moment on Sunday when there is no shadow from sunlight at a particular time of the day. Braving the scorching sun, people across age groups gathered on roof...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Food  /  Published 05.06.22

Waste not want all

Ingredients For Kofta • 700g bottle gourd • 1tsp chopped ginger • 1tsp chopped chilli • 1tsp roasted cumin powder • ½ cup besan • Salt to taste For the Gra...
By Pramita Ghosh


News  /  Published 01.06.22

Kolkata to witness zero shadow moment on June 5

Kolkata is going to witness its Zero shadow moment around 11.34am on June 5 on when there will be no shadow from sunlight at a particular time of the day. This happens twice a year when the sun is ex...

World  /  Published 11.05.22

WHO questions China's zero-Covid policy

China's much-touted dynamic zero COVID policy came under sharp criticism from the WHO which termed it unsustainable in view of the constantly changing behaviour of the coronavirus and called on Be...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Beijing

World  /  Published 11.05.22

What is China's zero-Covid policy?

China is pushing ahead with its zero-COVID policy, ignoring citizens' discontent and the mounting toll on its economy. Currently, dozens of its cities are under full or partial lockdown...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 20.03.22

China: 1st Covid deaths in over a year

China, which is facing its worst Covid-19 surge since the coronavirus first emerged in the city of Wuhan, on Saturday reported its first deaths from the virus in more than a year. The two deaths were...
By Amy Chang Chien

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.22

Deb unveils Siliguri plan

Mayor Gautam Deb on Friday said the new board at the Siliguri Municipal Corporation would make the city a “zero garbage” one. He made the announcement after holding the first meeting of t...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri


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