Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.20

Whale carcass at Mandarmani beach

“Bryde’s have a straight rostrum (the snout-like extension of the jaw) with three longitudinal ridges that extend from the blowholes (the hole at the top of the head through which the whal...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Maharashtra  /  Published 26.05.20

Death of Mumbai hospital worker sparks protest

The death of a health worker at the King Edward Memorial (KEM) hospital here triggered a protest by employees on Tuesday alleging apathy by the city civic body towards their working conditions during ...
By PTI in Mumbai

West Bengal  /  Published 22.05.20

Toll 86, over 10 lakh homes gone

The Amphan death toll has climbed to 86 in Bengal while 6 lakh people have been shifted to relief camps, state administration sources said on Friday evening.'A primary report has been drawn up based o...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.05.20

UP crash toll goes up with one death

The death of a migrant worker from Purulia on Monday took the number of people from the district to die in the road accident at Auraiya in Uttar Pradesh to seven.Prakash Kalindi, a resident of Jambaid...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Purulia

World  /  Published 17.05.20

72 die in home for veterans in New Jersey

The coronavirus has preyed on residents of nursing homes in New Jersey with lethal force, claiming more than 4,850 lives. Deaths at long-term care facilities now account for half of the state’s Covi...
By Tracey Tully in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 14.05.20

Three of family found dead

An insurance agent here is suspected to have killed his wife and son and then committed suicide on Tuesday late evening. Biswajit Bose, 46, lived in ward 2 of the town with his wife Shelly, 38 and son...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 06.05.20

Covid death toll up by four in Bengal

The active number of Covid-19 patients in Bengal rose to 1,047 on Wednesday with 112 new cases, one recovery and four deaths directly from the pathogen being reported in the past 24 hours. With the fo...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.05.20

Bengal mortality rate highest: Delhi team

Bengal’s Covid-19 mortality rate was 12.8 per cent and it was the highest in the country, the Inter-Ministerial Central Team from Delhi said in its parting letter to Nabanna on Monday after wrapping...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.05.20

Lightning kills four children

Lightning killed four children, three in Palamau and one in Garhwa, on Monday.The kids were in the age group of nine to 12.The three in Palamau were killed in Chainpur, around 177km from Ranchi, aroun...
By TT Bureau in Daltonganj

World  /  Published 04.05.20

Toll can be 100,000: Trump

US President Donald Trump, who last month forecast that 60,000 lives would be lost, acknowledged that the virus had proved more devastating than he had expected but said he believed parks and beaches ...
By New York Times News Service in New York


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