Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Tags Sunderbans

Tag: Sunderbans

Revamping Human Settlements to Ease the Plight of Sunderbans’ ‘Tiger Widows’

Kerala-based charity is working in human settlements along the Sundarbans to ease the plight of the 'tiger widows'  There are several thousand widows...

Thermal Power Plant Posits Ecosystem in Sunderbans At Stake

A 1,320 MW thermal power plant is going to affect the wildlife and aquatic life of Sunderbans It is a joint venture between...

Goddess Bonbibi: Here is Why this Goddess in Sunderban unites both Hindus and Muslims!

The Goddess Bonbibi is worshiped by Hindu and Muslim communities in Bengal's Sunderbans Bibi serves as an all-purpose surname by Muslim women. Bonbibi...

‘How Healthy are the Children of the Indian Sundarbans?’ : The Film Documents Plight of Children Living in Climate Hit Islands of Sunderbans

November 24, 2016: Recently a short documentary film on the challenges faced by the children living in the Sunderban’s  climate hit islands was screened at...

Man Vs Wild: People trying to coexist with Tigers at Sunderbans

It is man versus wild at Sunderbans, where surviving everyday is a struggle. Suderbans  (a United Nations World Heritage site) is the world’s largest mangrove...

Are alternative livelihood sources killing the fragile Sunderbans?

Kolkata:  Scientists of the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) have recently discovered something unusual in the activity of insects that flit around the mangrove...

Most Read

WhatsApp Launches ‘Search the Web’ Option to Cross-Check Forwarded Messages

WhatsApp has launched a new 'Search the Web' option that will enable users to check information shared to them via a forwarded message. The 'Search...

Early Blood Test Can Detect Baby Brain Damage Just Hours After Birth

Researchers, including one of Indian origin, have found that an early blood test could detect which babies deprived of oxygen at birth are at...

Lockdown ‘Significantly Raised’ Mental Health Challenges: Researchers

Coronavirus and the imposition of lockdown this year 'significantly raised' mental health challenges, particularly so for the most vulnerable groups, say researchers. The study, published...

Facebook Launches ‘Accelerator’ Programmes to Nurture Startups

To help nurture the startup ecosystem, Facebook has launched two new Accelerator programmes that will focus on product themes and exploration of collaborative partnerships...