Jharkhand  /  Published 24.10.20

Anjali and Kumari Puja in Covid times

By Our Bureau in Ranchi

India  /  Published 24.10.20

Covid: tally past 78 lakh

India's Covid-19 tally climbed to 78.14 lakh with 53,370 fresh cases in a day, while 70,16,046 people have so far recuperated pushing the national recovery rate to 89.78 per cent on Saturday, the ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 22.10.20

To go out or not...

How are you spending Durga puja this year? Email to The Telegraph Salt Lake at ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 22.10.20

Bringing the deity home with precautions aplenty

For the Sikders of AE Block, this year will be a low-key puja too. Started by the late Pravash Chandra Sikder in 1977, his son Partha and his brother organise it now.  “We usually have 500-...
By Ashok Chatterjee in

West Bengal  /  Published 22.10.20

4157 new Covid cases in Bengal

Bengal on Thursday logged 4,157 new Covid-19 cases, 64 deaths and 3,608 recoveries, all the three figures highest for a 24-hour period. This is the 19th time that the highest 24-hour rise in the case...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 22.10.20

Covid: more than 55,000 cases in a day

The number of coronavirus infections reported in a span of 24 hours remained below 60,000 for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday as India's caseload went past 77 lakh, while recoveries have cr...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 21.10.20

Deny virus a passage, says expert

Crowds allow the novel coronavirus a passage to spread, a public health specialist who is a member of the National Task Force on Covid-19 management said at a webinar on Wednesday. K. Srinath Reddy, ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.10.20

Pujas rush to reduce, from bhog to fruits

By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.10.20

True Spirit pujas extend a helping hand

Many of the pujas have stocked up on sanitisers and a few like Behala Friends Club have also kept an oxygen cylinder. At Rajdanga Naboday Sangha, in Kasba, one can sanitise one’s hands and also ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee, Jhinuk Mazumdar, Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.10.20

Covid: 542 new cases, seven deaths in Jharkhand

At least seven more Covid-19 patients died during treatment on Tuesday in Jharkhand, taking the Covid toll close to 850 in the state, figures released by the health department highlighted. As many as...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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