India  /  Published 19.07.20

Covid: gated care centre norms

The Union health ministry has specified the equipment, material and human resources that urban gated residential complexes or residential societies will require to establish small care centres for Cov...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 18.07.20

Behave as if Covid positive

Nagaland’s Mon district is “treating” its 2.8 lakh-plus population as asymptomatic Covid-19 patients till a cure is found to check the spread of the virus that has till now infected ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.20

Cremation: CM cites people's hurdle

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday highlighted the problems stemming from people’s resistance to the Covid-19 dead being cremated in their neighbourhoods, saying Calcutta was left with j...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

States  /  Published 16.07.20

Sikkim case against BRO officer over Covid spread

Sikkim police on Wednesday registered an FIR against an officer of the Border Roads Organisation on the charges of endangering the lives of people in the wake of a number of Covid-19 cases reported fr...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Gangtok

Calcutta  /  Published 15.07.20

Flight talks focus on quarantine agency

The Centre and the state government are discussing which agency should be responsible for ensuring evacuees from international destinations have booked quarantine facilities in Calcutta before boardin...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.07.20

Covid: Pitfall in fetching reports

Many Covid positive people have been collecting their reports themselves from hospitals or diagnostic clinics because they want to be absolutely sure about the result, officials of several healthcare ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.07.20

Varsity staff demand home quarantine

The fear of being infected from Covid-19 among the non-teaching staff of Binod Bihari Mahto Koyalanchal University and the subsequent demand for home quarantine is set to take its toll on the function...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.07.20

Doctors want a better deal

Doctors are demanding home isolation facilities for frontline health workers who have tested positive for the coronavirus and separate cabins in hospitals for those with moderate or severe symptoms of...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.20

MLA tests positive in Malda

Malda district recorded 53 fresh infections and Darjeeling district 73 in the last 24 hours, 45 in Siliguri alone, the spike in figures proving to be a source of worry. BJP MLA from Baishnabnagar in ...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 11.07.20

Police attacked over molestation

Four police personnel were injured and a police vehicle ransacked when a group of residents at Digambarpur village in South 24-Parganas’ Dholahat turned violent after a woman was allegedly moles...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


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