Calcutta  /  Published 07.06.20

Online classes bane for kids with disabilities

Children with disabilities need extra hand-holding when they attend online classes with others who are not like them. But they don’t get that, parents in the city have said.Many mainstream schools i...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.03.20

Help the stranded, Church issues call

The Archbishop House in Ranchi on Saturday appealed to people to help migrant workers stuck in other states in view of the lockdown to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.The appeal comes at a time when visu...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 26.03.20

80 new cases on lockdown Day 2

The number of coronavirus cases climbed to 694 in India on Thursday with 80 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours, establishing no clear trend about the rate at which coronavirus was spreading in th...
By Our Bureau and PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.03.20

Push for cheap masks & sanitizers

The administration on Tuesday started selling hand sanitizers to the general public from the district collectorate here in view of the novel coronavirus threat.The sanitizer being sold at the collecto...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 22.03.20

Inner virus of irrationality

Fear begets irrationality. Public anxiety over the fast-spreading spectre of the coronavirus in the country has, on some occasions, bordered on unreasonableness, which, in turn, has its manifestations...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.03.20

Bus, auto lockdown

People arriving via train or bus in the steel city will have problems reaching their destination on Sunday as all modes of public transport will remain off the roads for the Janata Curfew (self-impose...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 18.03.20

Felled by the virus past and present

The summer of 1918 was terrible, wrote Ahmed Ali in his novel, Twilight in Delhi. Influenza had broken out in epidemic form, and there was not a single house that had not been visited by death. India ...
By Arunabha Sengupta in

Opinion  /  Published 18.03.20

Hope for best, no idea of worst

Each week, The Spectator, arguably the most politically delightful weekly publication from London, publishes a column, ‘Ancient and Modern’, that tries to detect parallels between contemporary lif...
By Swapan Dasgupta in

Health  /  Published 17.03.20

'Social distancing worked for me'

Infections and deaths from the new coronavirus continue to spread worldwide, and the World Health Organization has officially declared the outbreak a pandemic. Many people are starting to talk about s...
By Jen Gunter/The New York Times News Service in

World  /  Published 11.03.20

Coronavirus outbreak is pandemic: WHO

The World Health Organisation is describing the new coronavirus as a pandemic, it said on Wednesday, adding that Italy and Iran were now in the frontline of the disease and other countries would soon ...
By Reuters in Geneva


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