Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 19 results for "east kolkata wetlands"

Wetlands: Political intervention hobbles cops in stopping ille...

STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Kolkata, 23 October Police have failed to stop illegal encroachment and construction in the East Kolkata Wetlands as leaders from ruling party interfere in police action, said a section of police officers. A day after ... The Statesman, 1 day ago

Bangladesh seeks wetland tips

A 15-member team from Bangladesh comprising senior government officials and nature conservation experts will visit East Kolkata Wetlands on Sunday to see how fish is farmed using sewage.
 Times of India1 month ago

More than 100 bird species take flight from EKW

The East Kolkata Wetlands (EKW) — under threat from encroachment — could be fast losing its birds as well.
 Times of India2 months ago

Connected all the way

Hidco to set up Wi-Fi corridor for Rajarhat-New Town Statesman news service Kolkata, 24 October A Wi-Fi corridor being set up by Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation (HIDCO) is the latest feather in the cap for Rajarhat-New Town ...
 The Statesman13 hours ago

Promoters fill up land fenced illegally

Police and administration turn a blind eye SHIBA NANDA BASU Kolkata, 22 October Promoters are allegedly filling up a 29 bighas land, which has been illegally fenced with a six-feet concrete wall in the protected ...
 The Statesman2 days ago

Concrete jungle chokes Kolkata

KOLKATA: The city has lost over a quarter of its green cover between 1980 and 2010, more than any metro in the country. During this period, its urban sprawl has increased 4.3 times — from 72.66 sq km to 314.3 sq km, expanding 8 sq km every year. ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Durga Puja festival in Kolkata focuses on Royal Bengal Tiger conservation

Residents in Kolkata have set up an elaborately crafted temporary Durga Puja structure based on the theme of safeguarding the Sundarbans Forest and Wetlands, as also ensuring the preservation of the Royal Bengal Tiger. The Royal Bengal Tigers ...
 Siasat Daily3 weeks ago

Climate cloud over Sunderbans tigers

KOLKATA: Sunderbans' tigers that lord over the archipelago and are counted among the most ferocious predators on the planet could end up with a rather sad refugee tag. Climate change scientists believe these big cats will become the foremost animals ...
 Times of India1 month ago

SC asks Centre, states to provide details to protect priority wetlands

The court was hearing a PIL filed by lawyer M.K. Balakrishnan on conservation of wetlands. Photo: Mint ew Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the central government and concerned states to provide details of steps taken by them to protect ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago

Industrial effluents polluting Ganga basin

Statesman news service Kolkata, 22 August When the Central government is busy installing sophisticated sensors to monitor industrial effluents, experts said that use of agrochemicals all over the Ganga basin is causing more damage. Mr ...
 The Statesman2 months ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less