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Remembrance Sunday on 14 November 2021

Originally known as Armistice Day, Remembrance Day commemorates the signing of the peace agreement that ended World War I at 11am on 11 November 1918. It is a time to remember and honour the memory of those who served, are currently serving, and those we have lost to the cause “Lest We Forget”. Remembrance Sunday is …

UK commemorates ‘Remembrance Sunday’ in Kolkata

Remembrance Sunday is a special day set aside to remember the sacrifices made by all those who laid down their lives for peace and freedom in two World Wars and other subsequent conflicts. At one time, the day was known as ‘Armistice Day’, but was renamed ‘Remembrance Sunday’ after World War II. The British Deputy …

MCCI Destination Haldia Forum 2018: Spearheading Sustainable & Inclusive Growth

Merchants’ Chamber of Commerce & Industry organized the 2nd Seminar on Haldia, titled “MCCI Destination Haldia Forum 2018” on 25th May, 2018 at Satish Samanta Trade Centre Auditorium, Haldia. The sessions were : Inaugural Session : “Spearheading Sustainable & Inclusive Growth” Session II : “Growth Churners for Haldia : Oil, Petrochemicals, Downstream Industries & MSMEs” …

banglanatak dot com organised Karunama inaugurated

Kolkata 26th July, 2016. Jonathan Ward, Principal Commercial Officer at US Commercial Service inaugurated Karunama 2016 at the Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata. He was accompanied by Amitava Bhattacharya, founder and full time director of banglanatak dot com. They were accompanied by the visiting artists – members from the various Rural Craft Hubs who …

Institutional Strengthening of Gram Panchayat Project

Panchayats & Rural Development Department, Government of West Bengal With the objective to strengthen Gram Panchayat as an institution and improve upon the civic service, the Institutional Strengthening of Gram Panchayats (ISGP) Project was launched by Panchayats and Rural Development Department, Government of West Bengal with financial assistance from the World Bank (IDA) in 2010. The …

banglanatak dot com experience with Young Women Social Entrepreneurship Development Programme

Empowering women economically is essential to realise both women’s rights and to achieving broader developmental goals such as economic growth, poverty reduction, health, education and welfare. Women empowerment is essentially about economic independences, building skills and attitudes to negotiate their rights. Based on these thought, a UNESCO and UN ECOSOC accredited social enterprise banglanatak dot …

St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata, goes Solar

SXC’s response to COP21 – harnessing the power of the Sun to spread the light of Nihil Ultra St. Xavier’s College (SXC), Kolkata, has been the vanguard of Sustainable Living for more than a century and a half now – that is, even before the term “sustainability” was coined for use in the context as …