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Standing tall Banyan — towering presence and hospitable host that lives through ages

The first ever tree census conducted by the Horticulture Wing of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), this year, the campus showed off a 200-year-old Bohr Banyan tree.

Banyan tree on PGI campus over 200 years old: Census

The census has also revealed that the campus is home to 4,698 trees of around 80 species, including medicinal trees.


State beiefs

The historic banyan tree at Sayajibaug,under whose shade Bhimrao Ambedkar took resolution of equality,was uprooted due to the overflow of water.

KYC - Know Your City: Puneri Pagadi

The inner bylanes near the Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati still have that old-world charm,replete with quaint temples,old shops and the odd flourishing banyan tree


Learn how to use your humble point-and-shoot camera from professional photographers Saee Bhurke and Mayur Desale.

City Briefs: Four injured after tree branch falls

Four youths were injured after a branch of a banyan tree fell on them in Ganj Peth area on Sunday afternoon.


In Praise of Rain

Banyan Tree's 'Barkha Ritu' is an effusive platform,where musical interpretations of rains are presented.

A Trek to Paradise

From a crowded Goa beach,a group of foreigners takes off in search of an undisturbed idyll. It’s a quest for the impossible.

Rebirth of a tree

In one of India’s top five green cities,Nagpur,a 150-year-old tree has become the symbolic focus of a movement to save the city’s green cover.