West Minister of State for Education Paresh Adhikary appeared before CBI office for questioning in connection to the alleged irregularities in the School Service Commission (SSC) recruitment in the state, in Kolkata, on May 19.
Shiv Sahay Singh
Joynagar moa. File photo: Special arrangement

For the first time in its history, Joynagar moa being exported

Bishwanath Ghosh
The moa is a popped-rice ball held together with fresh date-palm jaggery that is extracted during the winter months.

Joynagar moa makers offer an authentic sweet deal

Bishwanath Ghosh
A vendor with earthen pots full of date palm jaggery in Joynagar.

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Date palm jaggery, and the sweetness of Bengal winters

Tanushree Bhowmik