News  /  Published 15.08.22

Hope beyond boundaries in cancer care

Hope cherishes a desire with expectation and anticipation. It may be a wish or belief that gives joy and peace. It is also an important coping mechanism in hostile situations. Fear is in everyone&rsq...
By Gautam Mukhopadhyay in Kolkata

News  /  Published 11.08.22

Free fever clinics in New Town from Saturday

Fever clinics will start functioning in all three action areas of New Town from Saturday, said an official of the New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA), which will run the camps.  The cl...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

News  /  Published 01.08.22

More job-oriented programmes on offer with tie-up between Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Hospital and Cliniminds

The Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Hospital, Kolkata, has recently inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Cliniminds to introduce a wide range of clinical job-oriented programmes. Programm...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 01.08.22

Eastern India’s largest hospital on wheels ready to hit the road

Goyal Group chairman Ramesh Chand Goyal said they launched the bus to serve vulnerable people living in rural areas.  “Our objective is to provide healthcare services in rural areas through...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 01.08.22

Dual role for six primary health centres in New Town

Six primary health care centres spread across all three action areas of New Town will start functioning both as Covid-19 testing centres and vaccination points from Monday.  While one such centr...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town


News  /  Published 28.07.22

West Bengal government to begin population-based screening for hepatitis

The West Bengal government will begin population-based screening for hepatitis, announced chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday. "On World Hepatitis Day, we reiterate our commitment to elim...
By My Kolkata & PTI

News  /  Published 27.07.22

Covid vaccination camps set to resume in Salt Lake

Covid vaccination camps in different areas in Salt Lake, which were discontinued after several vaccinators had contracted Covid, are set to resume from Thursday. One such camp is slated to take place...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 26.07.22

IVF clinics get health department certificates

Three prisoners, including a murder accused, escaped from Durgapur sub-correctional home after apparently scaling the 30ft-high boundary wall on Sunday. The escape came to light when jail authorities...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 21.07.22

Doctors perform hip replacement surgery on 102-year-old man in West Bengal

A 102-year-old man with a fractured hip underwent an hour-long hip replacement surgery at Fortis Hospital. Kanailal Malakar, the centenarian who lives in West Midnapore, had recently fractured his hi...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

Business  /  Published 16.07.22

'Withdraw GST on healthcare'

The Indian Medical Association on Saturday requested Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to withdraw the imposition of Goods and Services Tax on healthcare services, saying the step will raise t...
By Our bureau and PTI in New Delhi


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