West Bengal platform demands green focus in poll agendas, releases charter of environmental issues

India, April 18 -- Politicians acknowledge environmental shortcomings but deflect responsibility to public; BJP MP advises against expecting significant action from political parties This story has b... Read More

Iconic Tiger Hill near Darjeeling under 'development' threat, NGT pulls up government departments

India, April 16 -- An environmentalist moved court listing several detrimental activities in the area; departments nudge one another The eastern zonal bench of the National Green Tribunal in Kolkata ... Read More

Voting without voters: West Bengal may see migrants flocking home to vote & document citizenship status amid CAA worries

India, April 8 -- Migrants likely to influence fate of elections in state; CAA cloud advantage to Trinamool but BJP to leverage governance failurethat led to migration A sizable proportion of West Be... Read More

DTE Exclusive: Rampant shark hunting in Digha along Bengal's coast

India, March 19 -- Often sharks from both Digha and Kakdwip are sent to various top hotels in thestate for the preparation of shark fin soup An investigation carried out by Down to Earth ( DTE ) show... Read More