People  /  Published 12.01.22

Snapshots from the shoot of Saptaswa Basu's 'Doctor Bakshi'

Who is Bonny playing in the film? Bonny plays Aditya, a criminal recently released from prison. He has certain shades in his character and what is his enmity with our title character or what he has to...
By Arindam Chatterjee

News  /  Published 09.01.22

Shortage of health staff Bengal's biggest test

The greatest concern of the state government amid the rising Covid cases is the depleting workforce in the healthcare sector as hundreds of doctors, nurses, health administrators, laboratory technicia...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

India  /  Published 04.01.22

Delhi hospitals face workforce crisis

On the precipice of a third wave of Covid infections, a large number of doctors and paramedics in Delhi are turning out to be Covid positive which might put the city's health infrastructure under ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 25.12.21

Doctor, stabbed earlier, dies in Siliguri

Sanjay Upreti, a cardiologist at STNM Hospital in Gangtok who was critically injured while trying to save a worker from a knife attack by a mentally challenged person on December 14 succumbed to his i...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.21

1 dead, village blames tube well

One person died on Friday and 20 others fell ill from a suspected case of bacterial contamination in a local tube well in Kamalapushparni village in Murshidabad district. The doctor at the nearby Azi...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore


India  /  Published 08.12.21

Doctor with omicron has Covid again

The Bangalore doctor who was one of the two earliest known cases of the omicron variant of the coronavirus to be detected in the country has tested positive again. “It is true that the doctor wh...
By PTI in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Doctor ‘thrashed’ for mask-up request

A doctor attached to the Calcutta Medical College was allegedly beaten up by a co-passenger for requesting the latter to wear a mask when they were aboard a Krishnagar-bound local train on Tuesday aft...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 31.10.21

Public health expert voices concern on booster doses

With 12,830 people testing positive for coronavirus infection in a day, India's total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,42,73,300, while the active cases declined to 1,59,272, the lowest in 247 da...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 19.10.21

Our show signifies hope: Christina Chang

'The Good Doctor' — a medical series revolving around Sean Murphy, a young autistic savant surgical resident at the fictional San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital, and played by Freddie Hig...
By Priyanka Roy 

Calcutta  /  Published 24.08.21

‘Drunk’ doctor hits app bike, two hurt

A 54-year-old woman who was returning home on an app driven motorcycle after tying rakhi on her brothers at her parents’ house met with an accident near the Lake Gardens flyover and was hospital...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lake Gardens


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