North East  /  Published 06.03.20

Women’s Day

Dr B. Borooah Cancer Institute (BBCI) is celebrating International Women’s Day with month-long activities to boost women’s health. The institute has taken up cancer awareness generation and early...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.20

Rain triggers viral warning

The drizzle on Tuesday and the consequent drop in temperature have created conditions suitable for the spread of dengue and other viral diseases, public health professionals warned.The light rain has ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

CMC: Be on guard against dengue

The winter is in retreat and the temperature is rising. It’s time Calcuttans started taking steps to prevent the spread of vector-borne diseases such as dengue, the Calcutta Municipal Corporation sa...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.19

Shocking political unconcern for pollution

Air pollution seems to be a great leveller. Killer air has left both the dragon and the elephant — popular totemic representations of China and India, respectively — gasping for breath. State of G...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 02.04.19

Watching Yuvraj back in form is exhilarating

Sir — Watching the southpaw, Yuvraj Singh, playing like he used to at his peak was exhilarating. As a player for the Mumbai Indians in a match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian P...
By The Telegraph in

North East  /  Published 04.02.20

Survivors stress on early detection

Kunjalata Medhi, 56, a Guwahati-based freelance writer, narrated how awareness and early detection helped her survive breast cancer.Medhi shared her story of fighting cancer from 2006 to 2008, which s...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 16.03.19

Alert on wild mushroom in Assam

After spurious liquor which killed more than 150 people recently, there is a call to spread awareness in the tea gardens of Assam against consumption of chhatu or wild mushrooms which could be poison...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

West Bengal  /  Published 11.03.19

Good deed in daughter memory

When Mohammad Nasim lost his six-year-old daughter to cancer in 2011, he decided to do something to keep her memory alive.Nasim, a hawker at Grand Arcade in Esplanade, has been organising a blood dona...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 28.01.20

India to evacuate nationals from China

India has decided to evacuate its nationals from China’s Hubei province and bolster nationwide preparedness by activating 10 additional virology laboratories to test any suspected samples for the no...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.01.20

Ire at Bihar human chain

Bihar remained on course to form its largest-ever human chain on Sunday for the cause of environment protection spearheaded by chief minister Nitish Kumar but the Opposition has dubbed the event a was...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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