West Bengal  /  Published 19.08.20

Online session on career tips held in hills

The Kalimpong-based Paramount School and eCorrigo, a cloud-based education platform, jointly organised the hills’ first online career counselling session on Monday night as part of an initiative...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 18.08.20

Migrant workers turn Covid warriors

Migrant workers who were diagnosed with Covid-19 after returning to Bengal and recovered, have now been roped in by the state government to help hundreds of those suffering from the pandemic and ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.08.20

Shah in AIIMS for post-Covid care

Union Home Minister Amit Shah has been admitted to AIIMS here for post COVID care after complaining of fatigue and body ache, hospital authorities said on Tuesday. According to a statement issued by ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.08.20

Covid toll crosses 250 mark as tally nears 25,000

The Covid toll in Jharkhand crossed the 250 mark on Monday, while the tally in state drew close to 25,000 as over 700 people were found infected, figures released by the health department stated. ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 18.08.20

Covid: doctors catch virus

People suffering from diseases other than Covid-19 are facing a crisis because a large number of doctors, many of whom have contracted the coronavirus or been deployed in Covid wards, are staying away...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 18.08.20

45 deaths and 3,080 infections in Bengal

Bengal on Monday reported 45 deaths from Covid-19 and the highest number of infections at 3,080, taking the toll to 2,473 and total cases close to 1.2 lakh, of which around 90,000 were recoveries. Ho...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 17.08.20

Covid: Record number of recoveries in a day

The number of people who have recuperated from Covid-19 in India went past 19 lakh on Monday with a record 57,584 patients recovering within a span of 24 hours, pushing the recovery rate to over 72 pe...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 17.08.20

Covid patient dies, hospital head in dock

A 65-year-old Covid-19 patient succumbed to acute respiratory trouble while waiting in an ambulance for admission to Boroma Covid hospital at Panskura, East Midnapore, on Saturday night. The death ca...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Panskura

West Bengal  /  Published 17.08.20

Over 3,000 new cases, tests rise in Bengal

Bengal on Sunday clocked 3,066 new Covid-19 cases and 51 deaths, but also did 32,286 tests to cross 13 lakh.  The state has speeded up Covid-19 tests, conducting a lakh in three days and 13...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 15.08.20

Nudge for oxygen

The health department has told hospitals and the authorities managing “safe homes” to ensure adequate supply of oxygen, officials said. At the state-run MR Bangur Hospital in Tollygunge, ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


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