The Telegraph
Monday , August 8 , 2016

Sting of dengue and slackness of response

Dengue has struck early this year with a severity and diversity of symptoms that have had even doctors confused. Metro spoke to medical professionals, public health experts and civic officials...   | Read..

10-year-old Salt Lake girl is 6th casualty

A 10-year-old Salt Lake girl died of dengue haemorrhagic shock on Sunday amid warnings from public health experts that lax preventive action even after a “dengue...   | Read..

Hospital comes home for the aged and ailing

Calcutta's ailing (and often lonely) geriatric population has been handed a lifeline: if they can't go to the hospital, the hospital will go to their homes.   | Read..

Strays get a home and lady finds a mission

A UK citizen with roots in Calcutta has opened her Ritchie Road home to stray dogs in need of care.   | Read..

A slice of Buddhism

The sitting Buddha atop a vihar just after the Santragachhi bridge gives the place a name, the Buddha stop. The Ma Mati Manush park, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's...   | Read..

Drive against dengue

Howrah reported it's first dengue death this season on August 2. "The patient, Fahim Ahmed, 22, lived in Tikiapara but was admitted to a nursing home in Diamond...   | Read..

Crash kills three holidayers from city

A car carrying two families from Calcutta to Darjeeling rammed into a roadside tree in Murshidabad on Sunday afternoon, leaving two women and a child dead.   | Read..

Protest over Hindu hostel delay

A group of Presidency University students has been demonstrating outside Eden Hindu Hostel to protest an alleged delay in the renovation of the heritage building.   | Read..

Night of landfill in Khardah

A third of a pond spread across 20 cottahs in Khardah has been filled up in less than a day, allegedly at the instance of some local Trinamul leaders who ignored Mamata...   | Read..

Rain on radar raises deficit hope

The city is likely to get heavy rain over the next few days, a forecast that holds the promise of making up for the shower deficit in June and July.   | Read..

Weekend of soccer rivalry and Slovakian rhythm

While the world has its sights set on Neymar in Rio, the city has been busy cheering on the footballers at the CC&FC Corporate 7’s Tournament. Team ABP beat High...   | Read..
The Contribution of Mother Teresa to Humanity, a symposium on Mother Teresa, was held at the Fr. Depelchin Auditorium of St. Xavier’s College...   | Read..
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