Calcutta  /  Published 15.06.20

Vaccination hit as clinics around the city still closed

Immunisation and check-ups remain a worry because many doctors, including those who have started returning to outpatient departments of private hospitals, are yet to see patients in their standalone c...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 13.06.20

Academic session on hold: Minister

It will not be possible to start the academic session now in colleges and universities, education minister Partha Chatterjee said on Saturday.Chatterjee made the announcement after a meeting with vice...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Style  /  Published 11.06.20

Happy to be just breathing

Every cloud has a silver lining. With the slower pace of life during the pandemic comes an opportunity for discovery and the realisation that we should appreciate the most basic things in life, such a...
By The Telegraph

Calcutta  /  Published 09.06.20

Cycling: main roads off limits

Police have issued a notification allowing free movement of cycles in all roads and lanes in Calcutta except for “main arterial roads and flyovers”.Earlier, cycling during the day was prohibited i...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 09.06.20

Aid for stranded Indian students

They have their back to the wall on foreign soil yet cannot afford to return. The lockdown has jeopardised life for Indian students in British institutes of higher education. Now local Bengali associ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 07.06.20

Woman and mother die in quick succession

A 56-year-old woman and her mother who had appeared frail to a doctor when he last visited them on Thursday died within hours of each other in Salt Lake’s BE Block on Saturday night.Sharmistha Kar P...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.06.20

Buffer or clean? Find out online

A list identifying all Covid “affected”, “clean” and “buffer” areas in the city has been uploaded for the first time, helping Calcuttans figure out the specific restrictions and relaxation...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.06.20

Bengal aims for 15,000 Covid-19 tests a day

The state health department has decided to increase the number of daily Covid-19 tests from around 9,500 now to 15,000 by the end of this month, officials said.Health department officials said there w...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.06.20

Camera cuts airport queue

Domestic fliers arriving at the Calcutta airport now don’t have to stand in long queues to get their body temperature checked by hand-held devices or fill in a self-declaration form.Thermal and opti...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Photos  /  Published 25.04.20

Coronavirus candids



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