U.S. scholar offers 'pathways' for college leaving class

Kolkata, 2018 Mar 09 Darjeeling -- Final year students of a hill's college had a Fulbright scholar from U.S.A give 'pathways' - a life orientation proramme through performing arts. Director of Folded Paper Dance and Theatre Limited and guest artist Dr Kanta Kochhar, Fulbright-Nehru Senior Scholar 2017-18, affilitaed with the Madhavan Nayar Foundation, Kochi, India facilitated the workshop session 5 to 8 March 2018 with the third year students.  Read More »

NGO, students team up to create environmental awareness
Kolkata, 2018 Feb 27 Sonada -- In a first time effort, a local NGO and a hill college, teamed up to experiment on an eight-day socio-ecological outreach programme for students, 19 to 26 February 2018. They cleaned up some 150 meters of the source of 8th Mile mountain river which supplies water for Kurseong town.  Read More »

Organic Gardening camp organised for Children
Tiruchy, 2017 Nov 13 The children of Don Bosco Eco Clubs at Don Bosco Thanjavur gathered on 4th-5th November, 2017, for a two day training programme and workshop on 'Organic Gardening.'  Read More »
Ricopar Royan

Salesian College Grabs UK Environmental Project
Kolkata, 2017 Nov 03 New Delhi - In a keenly contested environmental energy efficiency project presentation a college in the Darjeeling hills is among four selected out of 22 applicants for the Residential Environments Project (known as RESIDE). It is a four-year research project that aims to evaluate the impact of urban design on energy efficiency.  Read More »

Spread the Light: Don Bosco Trains Citizen Journalists
Mumbai, 2017 Jul 20 Tej-Prasarini - Don Bosco Communications, the media wing of the Mumbai Salesians of Don Bosco organised a two-day intensive seminar-cum-workshop for its media correspondents on July 18-19 at the sprawling Don Bosco Educational Campus at Matunga, Mumbai. Coordinated by Father Joaquim Fernandes, Regional Director of BOSCOM South Asia and Executive Director of Tej-Prasarini, over 60 participants availed of this opportunity to be trained in the rudiments of smart and sensible communicating.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Army Cantonment felicitates community radio team
Kolkata, 2017 Jan 15 Darjeeling - An army cantonment in Darjeeling felicitated outstanding community services during their annual events held for civilians on Sunday 15th January. The Jalapahar and Lebong military cantonments in Darjeeling held Run for the Nation - mini marathon for civilians with prize money awarded both for male and female categories of winners who participated in the six kilometer run in the hills.  Read More »

MICKEY on Silver Screens
Bangalore, 2016 Oct 10 Everyone, but Don Bosco, scripted a problem-filled life for him. Mickey, the gang leader, would never have imagined that a priest could re-script his life for the better. Mickey is an unforgettable testament to the system of Don Bosco and the triumph of the marginalized lot in our society, if cared for.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

Alumnus casts Mother Teresa's compassion in bronze
Kolkata, 2016 Aug 31 A Don Bosco alumnus has etched his homage to St Teresa of Calcutta in bronze. The statue is sculpted and installed by Mr Subrata Ganguly, an alumnus of Don Bosco School Liluah who had worked with Mother as a youngster. The Chief Minister of West Bengal, Ms Mamata Banerjee unveiled the life-size bronze statue of Mother Teresa on the occasion of Mother Teresa's 106th Birth Anniversary at the Archbishop's House Calcutta next to the statue of St John Paul II, at a special function, 26 August 2016.  Read More »

Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Child Rights Club
Bangalore, 2016 Aug 11 A Child Rights Club named after the legendary President of India, Late Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam was inaugurated on August 1, at Government High School, Honganuru in Chennapatna, Karnataka.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

Programme on Credit Linkage for Women Self Help Group
Guwahati, 2016 Apr 02 On March 29, 2016 a programme on credit linkage was organized by Bosco Reach Out, the social development office of the Province of Guwahati at Bhoksong, Karbi Anglong district, Assam for the WSHG members where bank loan sanctioned for taking up livelihood activity had been disbursed to 13 WSHGs received by their representatives, President and Secretary.  Read More »
Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan

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