Healthcare Sector
Business  /  Published 30.11.20

Double digit growth for pharma industry

Pharma companies are betting big on the prospects of the Indian market. Analysts expect the market to grow in double digits over the next few years, the fastest in the world. The industry was ba...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Calcutta  /  Published 30.11.20

Deceptive Covid condition emerges

An increasing number of Covid-19 patients are suffering from what is being called “happy hypoxia” — a condition in which a patient feels no shortness of breath even when the oxygen s...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.20

Active cases drop for 32nd day on the trot in Bengal

Bengal on Friday reported a drop in its total active Covid-19 cases for the 32nd consecutive day since the end of Durga Puja, with over 1.31 lakh recoveries in this period outweighing the 1.2 lakh new...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.11.20

Bengal off list of top 5 active-case states

Bengal on Thursday achieved its goal of taking its Covid-19 recovery rate past 93 within November, riding the 31-day wave of a steady drop in total active cases since Vijaya Dashami on October 26. Be...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 26.11.20

Unveiled: Covid curbs till December

The Union home ministry on Wednesday issued a fresh set of guidelines for surveillance, containment and caution against Covid-19 that will be effective from December 1 and will remain in place till ye...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.20

Mamata: Let state handle vaccine

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee has said the state government is capable enough to procure the Covid-19 vaccine for the people of Bengal, seeking to pre-empt the replay of a publicity stunt the Centre ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 24.11.20

Covid: SC seeks Gujarat report

The Supreme Court on Monday sought status reports within two days from all states and Union Territories on measures to tackle rising Covid-19 cases during the current month and anticipated spike in De...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.11.20

Maharashtra pre-entry: Covid test report needed

Air and rail passengers from Delhi, Goa, Gujarat or Rajasthan seeking to enter Maharashtra from November 25 would need to carry a negative coronavirus disease test report, the Maharashtra government o...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.11.20

Covid-19: India set to stick with remdesivir

Eligible coronavirus disease patients will continue to receive the antiviral drug remdesivir even though the World Health Organisation has recommended against its use in hospitalised patients, top med...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 21.11.20

Drop in active Covid cases continues

Bengal logged a drop in total active Covid-19 cases for the 25th consecutive day as number of patients fell from 37,190 on Vijaya Dashami on October 26 to 25,599 on Friday, lifting the recovery rate t...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta


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