Covid Deaths
India  /  Published 29.11.21

Covid: Bodies found rotting for 15 months

In a heart-wrenching incident, the bodies of two COVID-19 victims, who died in July 2020, are "rotting" in the Employees' State Insurance Corporation Hospital mortuary in the city for th...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bengaluru

India  /  Published 25.11.21

Congress fights for Covid relief

The Modi government had told the Supreme Court it could not pay Rs 4 lakh as Covid compensation in response to a petition seeking the sum assured to victims of disaster under the Disaster Management A...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.21

Bengal reports 854 new Covid cases

Bengal on Thursday reported 854 new Covid-19 infections, 813 recoveries and 13 deaths, resulting in a rise by 28 in its active cases to 7,973. Calcutta reported 236 new infections and two deaths on T...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 24.10.21

Buddha and the breath of death

Prince Siddhartha saw a corpse for the first time when he was 29. He learnt that death is inevitable, a fate that befalls everyone. Thereafter, he went on to change the world as the Buddha. But for or...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 17.10.21

Covid: 443 new cases, 10 deaths in Bengal

Bengal on Saturday logged 443 new Covid-19 infections, 501 recoveries and 10 deaths. Active cases fell by 68 to 7,445. Bengal  snapped out of a 97-day streak of constant fall in its active cases...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 16.10.21

451 new Covid cases in Bengal on Dashami

Bengal on Friday, Vijaya Dashami, reported 451 new Covid-19 infections, 506 recoveries and eight deaths. The total of active Covid-19 cases fell by 63 to 7,513. Last year, Bengal’s total number...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.10.21

530 more Covid infections in Bengal

Bengal on Thursday reported 530 new Covid-19 infections, 601 recoveries and 10 deaths. The total number of active cases, or people being treated for Covid-19, fell by 81 to 7,576 on Mahanavami, the p...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.10.21

Covid: 771 fresh cases in Bengal

Bengal on Wednesday reported 771 Covid-19 cases, 775 recoveries and 11 deaths. The total of active cases fell by 15 to 7,657. Out of the past 18 days, Bengal recorded a rise in the total active case...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 10.10.21

Covid: 18k cases, 214 deaths

India logged 18,166 new coronavirus infections taking the country's total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,39,53,475, while the active cases declined to 2,30,971, the lowest in 208 days, according to ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.10.21

SC directs states on Covid ex-gratia

The Supreme Court Monday said no state should deny the ex-gratia compensation of Rs 50,000, as recommended by National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), to the kin of persons who died of COVID-19 ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


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