India  /  Published 01.08.21

Online classes kill ‘fun’ for kids, hit learning

Udhav Santa, 17, was packing at home on Monday. His residential school in Odisha had reopened after 16 months and he looked forward to classes and hostel life. The tribal student of the Ekalavya Mode...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 01.08.21

Home jabs for the bedridden

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation will vaccinate bedridden persons by visiting their homes considering their cases as special, Firhad Hakim, the chairperson of the corporation’s board of admini...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 01.08.21

How green is my tally

The farm to table movement is no longer a fad but an earnest enterprise. In an urbanscape, however, land is scarce and that is why efforts are on to grow vegetables in vertical gardens or hanging seed...
By Anasuya Basu

Calcutta  /  Published 01.08.21

Night curfew: some abide and some flout

Ballygunge Circular Road The Telegraph had reported a few days ago how two eateries on the road flouted the night-curbs rampantly by serving diners inside cars as well as inside the restaurants late ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 31.07.21

Covid: Maharashtra logs 6,959 new cases, 225 deaths

Maharashtra on Saturday reported 225 fresh COVID-19 fatalities and 6,959 cases while 7,467 patients recovered, a health official said. With the new additions, the tally of infections in Maharashtra r...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai


West Bengal  /  Published 31.07.21

Cinema halls to resume screening

Cinema hall owners in the city on Saturday said they will wait for new content to reopen their facilities even after the West Bengal government allowed them to resume operations with 50 per cent seati...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 31.07.21

Covid: 41k fresh cases, 593 deaths

  With a single-day rise of 41,649 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally climbed to 3,16,13,993 on Saturday, while the death toll due to the viral disease shot up to 4,23,810 with 593 more peopl...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 31.07.21

ICSE: August date for improvement exams

The ICSE (Class X) and ISC (Class XII) improvement and compartment examinations for this year will start on August 16, the ICSE council announced on Friday evening. “The ICSE & ISC Year 202...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 31.07.21

80% jump in number of CBSE 95-plus scorers

By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 31.07.21

Overseas flight ban till Aug 31

The ban on international commercial flights has been extended till the end of August because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Modi government in June had announced its plan to issue 5 lakh free visas...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.