West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.21

Covid: Drives to collect blood and plasma

The rush to register for vaccination has started but social workers from Darjeeling hills and plains have launched campaigns to urge people to donate blood before being jabbed and provide plasma if on...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.04.21

STATE DIGEST: BCCL launches mobile app

Bokaro: Deputy Superintendent of Bokaro Sadar Hospital Dr. Renu Bharti was on Tuesday removed from her post by Deputy Commissioner of Bokaro Rajesh Singh, on grounds of negligence in treatment of Covi...
By Our Bureau in Dhanbad, Bokaro, Chatra

India  /  Published 27.04.21

'India better placed to tackle pandemic'

  India is better prepared mentally and physically this year with more experience to beat the COVID-19 pandemic as compared to 2020, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Tuesday. He made...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 27.04.21

Cummins casts a spell with gesture

By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.03.21

Texas couple donates over Rs 1 crore to state

An Indian American couple has donated over Rs 1 crore for healthcare works in Bihar and Jharkhand, the Bihar Jharkhand Association of North America (BJANA) announced on Monday. The generous donation ...
By Lalit K Jha in Ranchi


Calcutta  /  Published 21.12.20

Santa lands in two Calcutta villages

Santa came calling on hundreds of underprivileged children in two pockets on the southern fringes of the city on Sunday, days before the festival that celebrates the spirit of giving. Most of the chi...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.11.20

Ranchi's 'Mission One Million Smiles'

Ranchi district administration along with other civil society groups have joined hands to offer warmth to hundreds of underprivileged and homeless across the district this winter by rolling out a uniq...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 25.11.20

IIEST gets Rs 1 crore from octogenarians

Two octogenarians did not think about their health and stepped out of their homes amidst the pandemic to reach IIEST Shibpur on Tuesday evening and hand over cheques of Rs 50 lakh each to the institut...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Howrah

West Bengal  /  Published 21.11.20

Video helps ease Nadia porter’s burden

A video of Sarkar struggling to carry a sack on his back to load it onto his van was shot by a resident of Jugpur last month and uploaded on social media. The video prompted members of the Chapra Mana...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Nadia

Calcutta  /  Published 19.11.20

Rs 50 lakh donation, a first for IIEST

A young man who could not study engineering because of financial constraints wanted to do something so that an engineering student did not have to quit studies for want of money. On his death, he lef...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Howrah


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