India  /  Published 31.10.19

CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta passes away

Veteran CPI leader and former MP Gurudas Dasgupta died in Kolkata on Thursday following a prolonged illness, party sources said.He was 83. Dasgupta is survived by his wife and daughter.West Bengal CPI...
By The Telegraph and PTI in Kolkata

India  /  Published 26.10.19

Friends join cancer battle

A group of students have pooled efforts — across social media platforms, crowd funding websites as well as Hooghly’s famous Jagaddhatri Puja pandals next week — to raise nearly Rs 40 lakh for a ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chandernagore

Calcutta  /  Published 13.06.20

Teacher braves cancer and Covid

A schoolteacher was about to be operated for breast cancer when she was diagnosed with Covid-19.She recovered from the virus, underwent surgery for her cancer a month later and returned home smiling f...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 13.04.20

Cop rides 800km for cancer patient

Head constable H. Kumaraswamy didn’t think twice when he saw a cancer patient pleading for medicine on a Kannada channel a few days back.The medicine had to be reached somehow, even if it meant a 40...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Health  /  Published 07.10.19

Suspected carcinogen in Ranitidine

The latest findings are now in from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the presence of a suspected cancer causing carcinogen in the popular antacid drug Zantac and its generic counterparts ...
in New Delhi


World  /  Published 13.10.19

Kashmir on Pakistan menu for William visit

Pakistani authorities will brief against India when Prince William and his wife Kate arrive in Pakistan on Monday for a high-risk five day visit to the country, which the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge...
By Amit Roy in London

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.11.18

Rs 400cr cancer hospital to come up in Ranchi

Chief minister Raghubar Das and Tata Sons chairman emeritus Ratan Tata on Saturday laid the foundation stone of a 302-bed Ranchi Cancer Hospital & Research Centre at Sukurhutu in Kanke.The Rs 400-...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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