Public Health
West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.19

Gorakhpur doctor arrested for child deaths narrates family ordeal

The Gorakhpur doctor who was arrested in connection with the death of multiple kids at the hospital where he worked after it ran out of bottled oxygen in August 2017 alleged on Sunday that his family ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.05.20

EPL clubs keen to complete season

England’s Premier League, on hold since March 9 due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, will consult with club managers and players over ‘Project Restart’ while the UK government stepped up plann...
By Reuters in London

India  /  Published 11.02.19

Modi vaunts vaccine boost

Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed on Monday that India’s universal immunisation programme had been languishing before he arrived on the scene and transformed it in 2014.“It was not that the imm...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 18.01.19

Killer stick sold outside Calcutta schools

Cigarettes are openly sold through kiosks in the vicinity of most schools in Calcutta, some of them right outside the gate, despite a ban on the sale of tobacco products within a radius of 100m of any...
By Rith Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 06.11.19

Battling hunger: Jharkhand shows the way

Chronic hunger has, for a while now, been made undetectable. For instance, even though pockets in Jharkhand have been reporting ‘hunger deaths’ — 21 such cases in the state made up a quarter of ...
By The Editorial Board


Bihar  /  Published 27.11.18

Bihar govt wakes up to smell the dirty air

Two state ministers on Tuesday expressed concern at different events over the city’s polluted air.Recent data from the Central Air Pollution Control Board suggest that the air quality in Patna latel...
By Dipak Mishra in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.04.19

What’s biting Birsa airport?

If you are going to board flights from the Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi, don’t forget mosquito repellents, a frequent flier has advised.Swarms of mosquitoes at Birsa Munda Airport in the capital’...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 03.01.19

Doctors call for sane health care policies

May this new year bring health to India, wealth to its healthcare budget and wisdom to its lawmakers. This is the essence of a charter demanding rational, ethical and universal healthcare for Indians ...
By The Editorial Board

Health  /  Published 16.01.19

Beg your pardon?

The earsplitting sound of ambulance sirens in New York City is surely hastening the day when I, and many others repeatedly subjected to such noise, will be forced to get hearing aids. I just hope this...
By New York Times News Service

Opinion  /  Published 31.05.19

Cow-based cancer cures: Mythology over facts

A leap of faith can save us from botheration. The finance minister had undertaken a foreign trip for medical treatment, which made him miss a coveted function — the presentation of the Union budget....
By Arunabha Sengupta


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