Calcutta  /  Published 26.02.21

Vaccine second dose footfall low

The mop-up drive of the Covid-19 vaccination drive for the first dose receivers was completed on Monday at the Duttabad primary healthcare centre. The second round of vaccination too has started here...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 26.02.21

Mask-up call in village trip

Wearing masks is as important today as it was in March 2020. Some time back we, from St. Xavier’s University, had organised a programme in which we distributed masks to people who were not weari...
By Neha Jaiswal and Md. Zaki Mahmood in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.21

Modi govt misjudged farmer strength: Sainath

Journalist-activist P. Sainath on Thursday accused the Narendra Modi government of using “a good crisis” like the Covid-19 to thrust farm laws and labour codes on farmers and workers, expe...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

Calcutta  /  Published 26.02.21

Fresh guard

Tweaks and cuts The new outlets are trying new tactics to get customers to come over. Malt, the pub at New Town’s Astra Towers, is hosting even international musicians but maintaining social di...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 25.02.21

Covid-19: spike in Mumbai

Maharashtra continued to report over 8,000 coronavirus cases for the second consecutive day on Thursday, which pushed its overall infection count to 21,29,821, a health official said. The state repor...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Mumbai


India  /  Published 25.02.21

Vaccine: beneficiaries can register from Monday

As the country gears up to inoculate people above 60 years of age and those over 45 with comorbidities against Covid-19 from March 1, official sources on Thursday said these beneficiaries would be abl...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.02.21

Vaccine shots: private hospitals on board

The Jharkhand government has started coordinating with private hospitals, especially those registered under the Ayushman Bharat Scheme, to start preparations for vaccination of senior citizens and mid...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Business  /  Published 25.02.21

Alert on bank bad assets

S&P Global Ratings on Wednesday said an improvement in the macroeconomic conditions is likely to alleviate the stress on India’s banking sector. It said the Indian government’s strong...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 25.02.21

Lessons to learn: Texas snow storm

Sir — The unprecedented snow storm which hit Texas earlier this month continues to wreak havoc in the lives of millions. While electricity has been mostly restored — much of the power grid...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.21

Bengal govt issues new order for flight passengers

Amid a spike in coronavirus infections in Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka and Telangana, the West Bengal government on Wednesday made it mandatory for passengers travelling in flights from these states...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Calcutta


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