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Feb 07, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir: 3 army personnel among 6 injured in mine blast along LoC in RajouriThree army personnel were among six people injured on Wednesday evening in a mine explosion along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, an army official said.
May 20, 2017
Sundarbans' wildlife at greater danger due to increased industrial activities, says IUCN reportThe Sundarbans, a natural world heritage site spread across India and Bangladesh, is facing major threats from increased shipping and industrial activities, says IUCN
Dec 24, 2016
Sonia Mehra Chawla’s Critical Membrane frames mangrove ecosystems as metaphor for science, artSonia Mehra Chawla visited the Sundarbans a long time ago. The massive mangrove ecosystem that is now threatened by extinction, fascinated her, not just as an artist but as a person stoked by scientific curiosity as well.
Dec 02, 2016
Navy increases surveillance in Sundarbans: Tells fishermen to install tracking devices in boatsThe Navy is increasing surveillance over the remote islands in the Sundarbans and has asked all fishermen to install AIS tracking device in their vessels without which they will be treated as suspicious.
Jun 19, 2016
In the Sundarbans, Hindu devotees offer 'bhog' to Muslim goddess for protection from tigersThe blessings of Bon Bibi, as popular belief holds, makes life just a little bit easier, in the difficult terrain of the Sundarbans
Jun 08, 2016
Sundarbans: Meet India’s own climate refugees from Ghoramara IslandsThe islands in the Sundarbans are giving birth to India's climate migrants, residents who have nowhere to go as the rising bay washes away their homes.
Mar 21, 2016
Eco-friendly polls: Sundarbans to turn green during Assembly electionsTo ensure minimum damage to the Sundarbans' ecosystem during polling, the district administration and political parties will minimise their carbon footprint
Mar 10, 2016
Hundreds march against Indo-Bangla power plant from Dhaka to SundarbansA protest march against plans to build an Indo-Bangladesh coal-fired power plant near the Sundarbans began with hundreds calling for scrapping the project
Feb 01, 2016
Kolkata's trams to Darjeeling's hills: Shah Rukh Khan to showcase best of West Bengal in ad campaignShah Rukh Khan, West Bengal brand ambassador, came to Kolkata last week and secretly shot a new TV advertisement riding on a tram in the lush Maidan area.
Jan 07, 2016
Instagram showcases West Bengal's diversity in its first photo exhibition in IndiaInstagram's first photo exhibition in India brought to the fore the charm of quintessential West Bengal