West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.21

India remembers Kadambini Ganguly

"Remembering #KadambiniGanguly ji on her birth anniversary. In a male-dominated society, Kadambini Ganguly fought all restrictions & prejudices to study medicine. She actively campaigned for ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.07.21

Kafeel’s 8th health camp in Jharkhand

Paediatrician Kafeel Khan, a Gorakhpur doctor who was arrested twice by the Uttar Pradesh government and has emerged as a symbol of resistance against State oppression, held a free medical camp for ch...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 09.07.21

Pledge to battle Covid on Doctors Day

On Doctors’ Day, instead of celebration, there was a renewed pledge to fight and a call to arms ahead of the third wave of Covid-19. “We have to be ready for the third wave. We are workin...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.21

Doctor, activist organise medical camp for kids

Doctor and activist Kafeel Khan held a medical camp at Topsia in Calcutta on Saturday. Khan runs an initiative called Doctors on Road, which organises free medical camps for the poor and needy across ...
By Arkamoy Dutta Majumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.06.21

Ranchi: 60 doctors get extension

The Jharkhand government has decided to extend the services of 60 doctors for another six months in view of the acute shortage of healthcare personnel at a time when the country is battling a pandemic...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Calcutta  /  Published 21.06.21

Doctor blackmailed after taking video call

A 61-year-old city doctor has lodged a police complaint alleging that his photographs had been captured after he answered WhatsApp video calls from unknown numbers and superimposed with objectionable ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.05.21

Covid: 104 helpline works wonders

More than 2 lakh Jharkhand residents have consulted doctors via audio and video calls through the 104 helpline number launched by the state government for providing free online medical assistance rela...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 23.05.21

Citizens ignore Covid risk, spring to save Calcuttan

By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.05.21

Youths set clinic on wheels rolling

Helping the youths in their effort are two doctors — Jishnu Bhattacharyya, a consultant neuropsychiatrist of Suri district hospital and Priyanta Sarkhel, a paediatrician of Rampurhat Medical Col...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.05.21

Junior doctors threaten strike

Around 137 junior doctors, 45 interns and 92 junior residents of Sahid Nirmal Mahto Memorial Medical College have threatened to go on strike in two days, after being deprived of two month stipend...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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