Cyclone Amphan

Seven months after

That the two disasters coincided was in itself one of the deepest tragedies that the state contenanced. Described as the "costliest tropical cyclone of the year", the report has been crafted by Christian Aid, a relief and development agency based in London. It is said to have displaced 4.9 million people across the affected countries in the Bay of Bengal.

Trinamul appoints its KMC councillors as ward chiefs

It is learnt that the party's state president Subrata Bakshi, secretary general Partha Chatterjee, vice president Subrata Mukherjee and Trinamul Youth Congress president Abhishek Banerjee held a meeting with poll strategist Prashant Kishore and took this decision.

Damage to tiger conservation

The Covid-19 pandemic has restricted the ecotourism influx in forest areas; labour migration was also stopped due to the lockdown.

Cyclonic Corruption

Reports do suggest that it has been a wellcalibrated fiddle when one reflects that only 600 people had figured on the list of beneficiaries for government compensation despite the grim ground reality ~ the dwellings of more than 7,000 people had been devastated on the afternoon of 20 May.