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Nameeta Prasad inaugurated Wild Edible Fruit Section at Botanic Garden, Howrah

The Wild Edible Fruit Section at the Botanical Survey of India (BSI), located within the AJC Bose Indian Botanic Garden (Division number XXI), Howrah, is a significant milestone, inaugurated by Smt. Nameeta Prasad, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) Govt. of India, on February 16, 2024. […]

BSI celebrate World Wetland Day with Specially abled students of Ananda Bhawan

The World Wetlands Day 2024 was celebrated by the scientists and staff of Central National Herbarium, Howrah of Botanical Survey of India along with the students of Ananda Bhawan Deaf and Blind School, Jagatpur, Howrah district. Ajay Das, in-charge teacher and secretary of the school welcomed Dr. R. K. Gupta, […]

3 days training workshop ended with call for interdepartmental coordination for effective and strategic assessment of the bio-resources

6 January, 2024: The three-day training workshop organized by the Botanical Survey of India for the Indian Forest Service (IFS) officers on “Plant Identification and Nomenclature,” nominated by the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change, Govt. of India, was successfully completed on January 5, 2024, at the Central National […]

3 days Training Workshop on “Plant Identification and Nomenclature” IFS

3 Jan, 2024: A three days Training Workshop on “Plant Identification and Nomenclature” for the Indian Forest Service (IFS) officers nominated by the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Govt. of India, New Delhi was organized in Botanical Survey of India w.e.f. 3rd–5th January, 2024 at the Central National […]

হাওড়ার লেদঘরের আড়ালের “জীবন্ত কিংবদন্তী” বিশ্বকর্মারা

সৌম্যজিৎ চক্রবর্তী: আদুর গা, কখনও আবার শতচ্ছিন্ন স্যান্ডো গেঞ্জি। আর কোমরে দক্ষিণী স্টাইলে গোটানো হাঁটুর ওপর তোলা তেল চিটচিটে কালিঝুলি মাখা ময়লা লুঙ্গি। হাওড়ার দাশনগর-টিকিয়াপাড়ার ঢালাইঘর-লেদঘরে এ দৃশ্য আকছার। লোহার ঠুংঠাং, কখনওবা কর্কশ শব্দেও এঁরা লক্ষ্যে অবিচল, সৃষ্টিতে মগ্ন। অনেকেই নিরক্ষর, কিন্তু কাজে চূড়ান্ত দক্ষ। পুঁথিগত বিদ্যা না থাকলেও, কখনও […]

ইউরোপের মিউজিক ফেস্টিভ্যালে প্রাচীন আমেরিকান ঘরানার সঙ্গীত শোনাবেন দুই বঙ্গ তনয়

সৌম্যদ্বীপ দাস: প্রথম ভারতীয় হিসাবে ইউরোপের বৃহত্তম ব্লুগ্রাস মিউজিক ফেস্টিভ্যাল “ব্লু গ্রাস ইন লা রোচেতে” অংশগ্রহণ করতে চলেছে বাংলার দুই যুবক। ব্লুগ্রাস হল একটি আমেরিকান ঘরানার সঙ্গীত, যা ইউরোপীয় প্রভাবে ভরা। অ্যাপালাচিয়ান পর্বত অঞ্চল থেকে মোটামুটিভাবে ১৯৪০-এর দশকে ‘বিল মনরো এবং ব্লুগ্রাস বয়েজ’ দ্বারা শুরু হয়েছিল। তারপর থেকে প্রায় ৮০ […]

“Van Mahotsav” celebrated at Botanic Garden Howrah

The Botanical Survey of India (BSI) has celebrated “Van Mahotsav” at Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden, Howrah, on July 14, 2023. Dr. A. A. Mao, Director, Botanical Survey of India, has graced the occasion as Chief Guest and addressed the gathering regarding the importance of ex-situ conservation of […]

Robotic Surgery Revolutionizes Bladder Cancer Treatment at Narayana Superspeciality Hospital Howrah

Howrah, May 24, 2023: Narayana Superspeciality Hospital organized a bladder cancer survivor meet at the hospital. The main theme of the program was to interact with cancer survivors & their caregivers and hear firsthand from them regarding their journey so far post bladder cancer surgery via robotics. Narayana Healths COO, […]

First time in Eastern India, the largest malignant tumour removed from a uterus

In a life-saving surgery, lasting for 8 hours, a team of surgical oncologists removes the largest tumour measuring 27x27x23 cm from the uterus of a 51-year-old woman  Kolkata, 23rd May 2023: Unaware of the 8kg tumour she was carrying in her uterus, 51-year-old Ms. Debjani De weighed 60kg when she […]

Google News Initiative in partnership with DataLEADS organized the Data Dialogue workshop in Kolkata

Kolkata, 4th March 2023: The Google News Initiative, in partnership with DataLEADS, organized the Data Dialogue workshop in collaboration with Kolkata Press Club today. A large number of Journalists, students, and media educators across Kolkata attended the day long workshop.   The Data Dialogue is a pan-India data journalism training […]