West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.19

The 'humble submission' made by Mamata Banerjee

You heard from the chief secretary that an unfortunate incident, after it took place on the night of June 10, the government has continuously persisted with the process in various ways so that it is p...
By Compiled by Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.06.19

Mamata swings from merciless to merciful

Sledgehammer-wielding enforcer to forgiving Didi.Mamata Banerjee on Thursday rode a roller-coaster after sweeping into SSKM Hospital in the morning and setting up an explosive confrontation with an un...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.19

Senior doctors to help keep services running

Senior doctors at SSKM Hospital will work overtime to ensure that all departments remain operational from Friday, the hospital’s academic council decided at a meeting on Thursday evening. The agitat...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 20.12.19

Mobile Internet ban lifted in Assam

Mobile Internet services resumed in Assam on Friday, ten days after it was snapped in the wake of violent protests over the new citizenship law.A senior official of private telecom operator Airtel sai...
By The Telegraph and PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 24.10.19

Jamia agrees to keep out Israel as students wanted

The Jamia Millia Islamia university has given in to the demand of protesting students and announced that it would not allow Israeli delegates to take part in events on the campus in future.The univers...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 18.11.18

Absenteeism in tea sector hits 50%

Producers of world famous Darjeeling Tea have said workers’ absenteeism hit as high as 50 per cent in the past one year— a matter of concern for one of the biggest brands in India. Multiple factor...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Odisha  /  Published 04.12.18

Lawyers for week-long strike in Balangir

Lawyers on Tuesday decided to intensify their agitation for a high court bench in the town following their successful 24-hour strike observed on Monday.The lawyers have called for a week-long closure ...
By Sudeep Kumar Guru in Balangir

West Bengal  /  Published 16.06.19

Patients leave Kalyani hospital

Almost 90 per cent of patients admitted to the College of Medicine and Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital in Nadia’s Kalyani have left citing lack of treatment as 41 professors at the institute put in their ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani

West Bengal  /  Published 16.06.19

Mass resignations to protest than to quit, say doctors

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday made light of the mass resignations from state hospitals, saying such actions were legally invalid.“Individual resignation is different. Mass resignation w...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.19

National Medical College hostel fire: police suspect short circuit

An early morning fire in a room of the main hostel of the Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital where junior doctors live triggered allegations of outsiders hurling bombs.An intern, Souvik Me...
By Our Special Correspondent in Park Circus


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