Medical Treatment
Calcutta  /  Published 17.12.20

Rs 2 lakh compensation for baby’s death

The commission on Wednesday asked Ruby General Hospital to return Rs 50,000 to the family of a 63-year-old man who was treated for Covid. The man was admitted to the hospital on October 21.  The...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.12.20

Some senior doctors still Covid-shy

A year into the pandemic, a section of senior doctors at government hospitals is still reluctant to be at the bedside of Covid patients, a tendency that at least two members of the government’s ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

India  /  Published 06.12.20

VIP curse afflicts vaccine trials

A Haryana minister’s tweet two weeks ago and a Union health ministry message on Saturday identifying him as a recipient of a candidate Covid-19 vaccine has puzzled experts who described them as ...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 04.12.20

Refund order to 2 Calcutta hospitals

The state clinical establishment regulatory commission on Thursday directed Desun Hospital and Woodlands Hospital to refund various sums to the families of three persons treated there. The family of ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 12.11.20

Refund order to three hospitals

The West Bengal Clinical Establishment Regulatory Commission on Wednesday asked three hospitals to return various amounts to two men who were treated for Covid-19 and the family of a woman who died of...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


Health  /  Published 11.11.20

Cancer’s coronavirus cost

In cancer, timely diagnosis is essential. It allows the disease to be identified at a treatable stage and prevents complications. But since the emergence of the coronavirus disease, the diagnosis and ...
By Dr Tanweer Shahid in

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.20

Cop held over custody death in Bolpur

An inspector of police formerly posted in Bolpur, Prabir Kumar Dutta, was on Tuesday produced at a Bolpur court through videoconferencing for allegedly beating to death a man in police custody in Sept...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Calcutta  /  Published 06.11.20

Lapses in Covid care in Calcutta

A number of doctors and health-care workers, including nurses, were not properly monitoring the condition of Covid-19 patients in hospitals in Barrackpore, Khardah, Barasat, Naihati and Ashoknagar in ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.10.20

Two killed, five injured in three accidents

Two motorcyclists were killed and two pillion passengers injured in two accidents in Ballygunge and Beleghata early on Tuesday. Three others on a motorcycle were injured in an accident on the Garden ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.10.20

2 kids face hospital refusals in Calcutta

Two children, a five-year-old who had swallowed a whistle and a one-year-old who had peanut pieces stuck in his trachea, were allegedly denied treatment by several government hospitals before being re...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta


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