Health Worker
Opinion  /  Published 09.12.20

More sickness

Sir — Illness in different forms seems to be taking over the world. The United Kingdom government has said that around 25,000 turkeys will be culled after the ninth outbreak of bird flu among ca...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 09.12.20

End Covid duty: Junior doctors

Junior doctors at Karnataka’s government medical colleges are demanding to be taken off Covid duty, saying the pandemic shift is denying them the time to pursue the postgraduate courses they hav...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 24.11.20

Vaccine: India inches closer

The first dose of Covid-19 vaccine, when available, will be administered to around one crore frontline health workers, official sources said. About 92 per cent of government hospitals and 55 per cent ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 29.10.20

During home isolation, timely call to doctor is a must

Many Covid patients in home isolation ignore initial signs of complications and react only when the condition turns severe, doctors involved in Covid treatment in Calcutta have said. Patients should ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 20.10.20

Doctor in PPE does a Hrithik

By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.20

Covid soldier braves ostracism

Conducting Covid tests for 14 hours every day, 25-year-old Gopa Biswas has willingly given up on weekly leave, her favourite food, television, even music. What has come as a shock is that she has als...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

India  /  Published 03.09.20

AIIMS: guide for treatment

Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, have released guidelines on Covid-19 treatment and medications to try and curb “arbitrary practices” that are not based o...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.08.20

HCQ: study on health staff

Private health researchers have announced plans for a study on 7,000 healthcare workers across India to determine whether the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine can lower the risk of the coronaviru...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 16.08.20

I-Day salute to Covid fighters

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee stepped off the dais during the Independence Day parade on Red Road to  greet and felicitate 25 Calcuttans who have survived Covid-19 and returned to fight against ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.08.20

Ask states to pay doctors, health workers, says SC

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to act against states that have violated its directive to ensure timely payment of salaries and perks to doctors and other health workers during the ongoin...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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