India  /  Published 26.10.19

Friends join cancer battle

A group of students have pooled efforts — across social media platforms, crowd funding websites as well as Hooghly’s famous Jagaddhatri Puja pandals next week — to raise nearly Rs 40 lakh for a ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chandernagore

Bihar  /  Published 22.11.18

Bhojpur DM defiant, docs persist with strike

The state chapter of the Indian Medical Association and the Bihar Health Services Association on Thursday decided to continue the doctors’ strike in outpatient departments of state government hospit...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

Calcutta  /  Published 12.06.20

Nine city doctors quit

Nine doctors have resigned from a private medical college and hospital in the city, reportedly in the apprehension that their aged relatives at home could be at risk if they treated Covid-19 patients,...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

India  /  Published 11.06.20

Baffling: Proof of silent spread, but no C-word

India’s department of health research on Thursday validated longstanding speculation that the new coronavirus was spreading silently from person to person in the country without anyone knowing it bu...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.06.20

Social distancing goes for toss on Lalu birthday

Social distancing went for a toss on Thursday after hundreds of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supporters thronged Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Ranchi to celebrate former Bihar chief m...
By Saurav Roy in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 10.06.20

PMCH clears Covid test backlog

Patliputra College and Hospital (PMCH) managed to clear its entire backlog of Covid-19 test reports in the last week after laboratory staff began working in three shifts as opposed to two, a senior of...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 08.06.20

Malls, restaurants, religious places reopen as toll nears 7,500

Restaurants, malls and places of worship reopened on Monday in various parts of the country under a phased exit from the Covid-19 lockdown, even as the pandemic appeared growing unabated with a record...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 07.06.20

Curbs on non-Covid-19 patients

The North Bengal Medical College & Hospital will admit non-Covid-19 patients but in a restricted manner for some time as around 100 doctors, paramedics and nursing staff are currently quarantined ...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

India  /  Published 06.06.20

Plea to keep Delhi hospitals open to all

Health rights groups have appealed to the Delhi government not to close its hospitals to patients from outside the capital amid suggestions the administration would take a decision on the matter on Su...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 24.04.20

Another paper mill employee dies

A retired employee of the Cachar Paper Mill passed away at a private nursing home in Silchar on Thursday.The deceased, Mohan Josowara, 60, who worked in the mill as a heavy vehicle driver, retired fro...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar


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