Calcutta  /  Published 28.07.20

Driver quizzed about death

The suspected Covid patient's wife has alleged that her husband had collapsed because no one was around to help him board the vehicle in front of the emergency ward...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.07.20

Covid: questions on home death

The problem is compounded by the fact that the immediate family of the victim is quarantined and has to depend on friends, relatives for getting formalities done...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.07.20

75-year-old living alone found dead inside flat in Calcutta

The woman had asked her domestic help to stop working because of the pandemic and she had no visitors in the past few months...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.07.20

Aged patient falls and dies, ambulance driver stays put

Madhab Narayan Dutta was taken to the sub-divisional hospital around 5pm on Saturday as he was running a temperature and also suffering from shortness of breath...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.07.20

Dentist found dead in college hostel in Calcutta

Police have found a purported suicide note, in which she expressed her gratitude to her parents and mentioned that she had not met her husband for several months...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


India  /  Published 21.07.20

Couple ‘burnt to death’ on witchcraft suspicion

Woman forced to eat pig excreta as anti-witch-hunting act fails to stop atrocities ...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 20.07.20

Driver drowns in mini-truck in rain-hit Delhi

The area where he drowned used to get submerged every year, but had improved over the past 5 years...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 18.07.20

Hyena butchered in Purulia

Suspicion: retaliation for preying on livestock...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.07.20

CID delves into MLA cash deals

One of the two men whose names were mentioned in the purported suicide note has been arrested...
By Kousik Sen, Soumya De Sarkar in Malda, Raiganj

Calcutta  /  Published 15.07.20

Covid: nudge for cremation data

Nodal officer chairs Covid meeting, calls for steps to lessen harassment of bereaved families...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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