India  /  Published 09.09.20

Handy scores to predict Covid mortality risk

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.09.20

Jharkhand House session next week

The state cabinet, in its meeting on Tuesday evening, sanctioned Rs 141.56 crore for providing 5kg food grains, free of cost every month, to each beneficiary under the National Food Security Act (NFSA...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Culture  /  Published 09.09.20

A fair place to drop in

Not everything is bad news. An Indian brand of clothing is doing well globally during the pandemic. When businesses have collapsed and production chains broken down, 11.11 / eleven eleven made it to U...
By Anasuya Basu in

India  /  Published 09.09.20

Andaman: six tribals cured

Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda on Wednesday expressed happiness after six members of the dwindling Great Andamanese tribe, who tested positive for coronavirus, recovered and returned to their isl...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.09.20

Covid: tally crosses 55,000

The Covid-19 tally in Jharkhand crossed the 55,000 mark on Tuesday with over 2600 people, including 475 in East Singhbhum alone, found infected by the deadly virus in 24 hours, figures released b...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.09.20

State active Covid cases rise after a gap

Bengal on Tuesday reported 3,091 new Covid-19 cases, 57 deaths and 2,996 recoveries. With more cases than recoveries, Bengal ended its 15-day streak of a dip in total active cases. For the first time...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 08.09.20

Two men snap up top brands

It has been a prolonged period of retail carnage: storied names declaring bankruptcy, mass market brands closing thousands of stores, tens of thousands of shop employees furloughed or laid off, garmen...
By Sapna Maheshwari, Vanessa Friedman in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 08.09.20

Bengal: Covid fences banned

The Bengal government has asked all district magistrates to stop the practice of putting up barricades in front of houses or buildings that have Covid-19 patients after reports came that bamboo fences...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Calcutta  /  Published 08.09.20

School helps families survive

Anushree Sardar, 3, has been living in a makeshift room with her parents as their house in Gabberia village, South 24-Parganas, was demolished by Cyclone Amphan. Sree Chakraborty, 5, of Singheshwar v...
By Ayan Paul in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 08.09.20

Woman trafficked with job offer rescued

A 20-year-old woman from North 24-Parganas who was struggling to make ends meet because of the Covid-19 crisis was allegedly trafficked to Bihar in June. The woman left home after being allegedly abu...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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