Opinion  /  Published 21.03.19

Death by plastic: Urgent measures needed to save marine life

Sir — A whale died after ingesting 40 kilogrammes of plastic in the Philippines. A number of such deaths have been reported from southeast Asian countries. Last year, a similar incident had taken pl...
By The Telegraph in

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

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

India  /  Published 30.03.20

Bengal records second corona death

Bengal recorded its second Covid-19 death on Monday and reported another fresh case while chief minister Mamata Banerjee ramped up measures to fight the outbreak by setting up nodal hospitals in all t...
By PTI in

World  /  Published 18.03.20

NY looks at total lockdown

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"New Yorkers should be prepared for an order, a drastic and unprecedented measure that would impose a blanket quarantine on the city's 8.6 million inhabitants, in order ...
By PTI/Reuters in New York

India  /  Published 17.03.20

137 cases in all, India toll 3

The number of novel coronavirus cases in the country rose to 137 on Tuesday after fresh cases were reported from several states, the Union health ministry said on Tuesday, adding that these included 2...
By Our Bureau and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.03.20

1st death in Mumbai, India toll 3

The third coronavirus fatality was reported in the country with a 64-year-old man dying in Mumbai, health ministry officials said even as the number of positive cases in the nation rose to 126.The pat...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.06.19

Battle against the bolt

Jharkhand, which sees over 200 lightning deaths annually, will be the starting point of a national campaign that aims to set up an early warning system to prevent such fatalities.The effort is being s...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 13.03.20

Cachar mill worker dies of illness

An employee of Cachar Paper Mill passed away at his residence at Panchgram in Hailakandi district in the wee hours of Friday. The deceased, Abdul Haque, 54, who worked as an attendant (central laborat...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar

World  /  Published 05.01.20

36 dead in Cambodia collapse

Thirty-six people were killed and 23 more injured when a tourist guesthouse under construction in Cambodia collapsed, trapping workers under rubble, officials said on Sunday.Officials said rescue oper...
By Reuters in


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