Parinamika Awards 2021 (Winners)

1: CATEGORY: BUSINESS & COMMERCE Winners Project: m’REAP & d’LITE 2016Organisation: Netree E-Services Pvt. Ltd.Website: www.netree.in Project: Share at Door Step 2016Organisation: Share at Door StepWebsite: www.sadsindia.org Project: Giskaa 2017Organisation: Catena Technologies Pvt LtdWebsite: www.giskaa.com Special Mentions Project: NE-Fresh Online Auction System 2021Organisation: Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, CDAC, KolkataWebsite: https://eauction-neramac.in/eAuction/viewShowcase#no-back-button 2: CATEGORY: CULTURE & TOURISM Winners Project: Media for Children in the War …

Zebras in Tanzania

Zebras are several species of African equids united by their distinctive black and white striped coats. Their stripes come in different patterns, unique to each individual. They are generally social animals that live in small harems to large herds. Unlike their closest relatives the horses and donkeys, zebras have never been truly domesticated. There are three species of zebras: the …

Peaceful Lifestyle of a Monk

A monk is a person who practices religious asceticism, living either alone or with any number of other monks. A monk may be a person who decided to dedicate his life to serving all other living beings, or to be an ascetic who voluntarily chooses to leave mainstream society and live his life in prayer and contemplation. The concept is …

Birds From Around the World

Birds are a group of endothermic vertebrates, characterised by feathers, toothless beaked jaws, the laying of hard-shelled eggs, a high metabolic rate, a four-chambered heart, and a lightweight but strong skeleton. Birds live worldwide and range in size from the 5 cm bee hummingbird to the 2.75 m  ostrich. They rank as the class of tetrapods with the most living …

Life Under Water

Three quarters of the planet Earth is covered by water. A majority of the planet’s solid surface is abyssal plain, at depths between 4,000 and 5,500 metres (13,100 and 18,000 ft) below the surface of the oceans. The solid surface location on the planet closest to the centre of the orb is the Challenger Deep, located in the Mariana Trench …

Preserving Wildlifes

Wildlife traditionally refers to undomesticated animal species, but has come to include all plants, fungi, and other organisms that grow or live wild in an area without being introduced by humans. Wildlife can be found in all ecosystems. Deserts, forests, rain forests, plains, grasslands, and other areas including the most developed urban sites, all have distinct forms of wildlife. While …

Safe Drinking Water Act

The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) is the principal federal law in the United States intended to ensure safe drinking water for the public. Pursuant to the act, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is required to set standards for drinking water quality and oversee all states, localities, and water suppliers who implement these standards. SDWA applies to every public water …

Kolkata, West Bengal

Kolkata, Bengali Kalikata, formerly Calcutta, is a city in West Bengal and the former capital of British India (1772–1911).  It is one of India’s most populous cities and a major port. The city is centred on the east bank of the Hugli (Hooghly) River, once the main channel of the Ganges (Ganga) River, about 96 miles (154 km) upstream from the head of the Bay of Bengal; there the port city developed as a point of transshipment from water to land and from river to sea. Kolkata, the primary metropolitan centre of eastern India, is a city of trade, transportation, and manufacturing.