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Calcutta  /  Published 19.05.20

Coronavirus case brake on maternity hospital

Chittaranjan Seva Sadan and Shishu Sadan Hospital, a government-run mother-and-child hospital, temporarily stopped admissions from Tuesday after three pregnant women, who were patients, and one nurse ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Health  /  Published 18.09.18

Eat right

By TT Bureau

West Bengal  /  Published 03.04.20

Bengal to practise parsimony for coronavirus fight

The Bengal government has decided to tread the path of austerity to ensure smooth flow of funds to fight Covid-19 as the state’s revenue generation has been seriously affected because of the ongoing...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.04.20

MR Bangur for corona: CM

MR Bangur Hospital in Tollygunge will be converted into a specialised hospital for treatment of coronavirus patients, chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday.“Existing patients of the hospital...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Health  /  Published 03.04.20

Covid-19 spread by respiratory droplets, not through air: WHO

The virus that causes the Covid-19 disease is primarily transmitted through 'respiratory droplets and close contacts,' and does not seem to stay long in the air, a recent WHO publication said.Respirat...
By PTI in Beijing

India  /  Published 02.04.20

Smear attack on infected doctor

A coronavirus-positive doctor in Jammu whose father and wife seem to have caught the infection from him has had his suffering compounded by what some have suggested is a smear campaign with communal o...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.04.20

Covid positive after 200km journey

The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases in Jharkhand rose to two on Thursday with a 52-year-old man who had hitchhiked from Asansol in Bengal to his village in Hazaribagh district, a distance ...
By Raj Kumar & Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.04.20

Sanitiser push for ATM kiosks

Only a handful of ATM kiosks are offering sanitisers in the steel city at a time hand hygiene is paramount to ward off Covid-19.Most of the 250-plus ATM kiosks functioning in the city don’t have san...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.04.20

Dhanbad samples negative

Twenty-two samples, including those of 10 Indonesian religious preachers evacuated from a site in Govindpur, tested negative for Covid-19 on Thursday, a big relief for residents of Dhanbad.All 22 samp...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

North East  /  Published 02.04.20

Coronavirus fear sends Golaghat into tizzy

Golaghat district is on its toes after eight persons tested positive for Covid-19, the first case in Upper Assam, on Wednesday night.As those who tested positive had attended the Nizamuddin congregati...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat


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