Health | Night shifts may up risk of common cancers in women

Health | Night shifts may up risk of common cancers in women

HEALTH | January 8, 2018 If you are a woman and have been assigned night shifts at workplace for long, be a little concerned about your health. According to new research, continous shifts at irregular hours may increase the risk of common cancers among women. The researchers found that overall, long-term night shift work among […]

Nripen Chakraborty , a tragic hero abandoned by his own followers, denied tribute even on death anniversary

Nripen Chakraborty , a tragic hero abandoned by his own followers, denied tribute even on death anniversary

By TAPAS DEY | January 3, 2017 The day of December 25 is known and celebrated across the world as ‘Christmas’ on birth anniversary of prophet Jesus Christ, founder of the present world’s dominant faith ‘Christianity’. But in the Indian subcontinent , the day has a significance for an altogether different reason : twenty fifth […]

Arunachal: Principal receives Rashtriya Shiksha Ratan Award

Arunachal: Principal receives Rashtriya Shiksha Ratan Award

ITANAGAR, December 29, 2017: Sanjiv Kumar Gupta, principal of Itanagar-based Bunny’s Fantasy World School on Thursday received the Rashtriya Shiksha Ratan Award-2017 during the MVLA Trust’s Global Teachers Conference cum Education Summit. Gupta was among three recipients from the Northeast. The two other awardees were from Meghalaya and Sikkim. Union MoS for Social Justice & […]

This Tripura doctor is giving opportunities to amateur photographers while making his mother immortal!

This Tripura doctor is giving opportunities to amateur photographers while making his mother immortal!

By Priyanka Deb Barman | December 24, 2017 AGARTALA: An NRI doctor has made an attempt to motivate amateur photographers by conducting photography exhibition in Agartala.  The doctor who is also an amateur photographer organized the exhibition in memory of his late mother from December 22 this year which was held for the third time. The contest […]

EDUCATION | Arunachal Pradesh: Rare plant rediscovered after 142 years

EDUCATION | Arunachal Pradesh: Rare plant rediscovered after 142 years

Itanagar, December 23, 2017: In a rare discovery, a plant considered critically endangered and even possibly extinct in the country has been found in Arunachal Pradesh. Ceropegia Lucida, a perennial and extensive twinning herb, was rediscovered after a span of 142 years in the protected Namdapha Tiger Reserve of Arunachal Pradesh by a conservation biologist […]