West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.19

Doctor’s wife killed, driver detained

A 58-year-old woman died and her doctor husband was seriously injured after they were severely beaten up allegedly by their driver in Burdwan on Monday evening.Police said doctor Subrata Nag, 62, and ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Burdwan

West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.18

Trinamul’s 1-lakh target for Mamata rally

The East Burdwan Trinamul leadership has issued a whip to block leaders to mobilise at least 1 lakh party workers and supporters for Mamata Banerjee’s public meeting in Kalna town on November 30.Sou...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Burdwan

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.20

Aim to raise indoor patient capacity to 2000

The Bengal government has taken up a Rs 60-crore project to upgrade Burdwan Medical College and Hospital in four phases to provide better healthcare to the people in south Bengal.As part of the revamp...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Burdwan

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.19

BJP bike rallies stopped

Police resorted to baton charges and arrested over 1,400 people across Bengal on Sunday when BJP activists took out bike rallies as part of the party’s outreach programme ahead of Lok Sabha polls. T...
By Our Bureau in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)

West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.18

Ban on booze, boat selfies at picnic spots

The authorities have banned loud music, alcohol, thermocol plates and plastic at Rondiha dam and Durgapur barrage in West Burdwan and selfies on boats by picnickers to check pollution and untoward inc...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur


West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.18

Cancer centre plan in Burdwan

The Centre and state has jointly planned to build a tertiary cancer care and research centre in Burdwan to improve access to cancer treatment for patients from across south Bengal and bordering Jharkh...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Burdwan

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.19

Parallel OPD at Burdwan hospital

Burdwan Medical College and Hospital authorities on Friday set up a parallel outpatient department at the emergency ward as the usual OPD has remained closed since Wednesday because of the cease-work ...
By TT Bureau in Burdwan

India  /  Published 06.06.19

Revealed: Dissonance between what doctors know and prescribe

Health researchers have detected a disturbing dissonance between the knowledge held and prescription practices followed by sections of doctors in Bengal’s West Burdwan district in a unique study tha...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.19

Jawans caught napping

Two central force personnel were caught napping at a booth in Jamalpur under Burdwan-East Lok Sabha constituency on Monday when the presiding officer went in search of them after a section of voters r...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Jamalpur

West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.20

Syndicate halts Andal airport road repair

Execution of chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s order to repair the approach road of Kazi Nazrul Islam Greenfield Airport at Andal ran into trouble when members of a syndicate forced the contractor to...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur


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