Calcutta  /  Published 28.03.20

Three more test positive

Bengal reported three more coronavirus cases on Saturday, including two elderly women who had attended a wedding in East Midnapore where a Covid-19 patient was present, taking the number of those who ...
By Subhajoy Roy and Angshuman Phadikar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.03.20

More quarantine, test units: Task force

Bengal needs more quarantine facilities, isolation beds and testing centres to fight the novel coronavirus, a “committee of experts” told state health department officials on Saturday.The state go...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 27.03.20

Delay in home quarantine

India’s delay in imposing home quarantine on every incoming traveller even after it had introduced health screening for all air passengers arriving from abroad may have fuelled the spread of the nov...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 26.03.20

Verona scientist supports fightback step

A pharmaceutical scientist in Italy, 36-year-old Madhurjya Neog, said lockdown was the best measure to counter the spread of Covid-19 and that he was happy to hear the Indian government had taken quic...
By Sanjana Bordoloi in Guwahati

Entertainment  /  Published 26.03.20

'Quaranstream' and chill

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India  /  Published 25.03.20

IPC action for violating quarantine: Govt

Action shall be taken under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code (disobeying public servant's lawful order) if mandatory quarantine is violated, a directive issued by the Maharashtra government said o...
By PTI in Mumbai

Kerala  /  Published 25.03.20

Bengal man flees from isolation ward in Kerala

A man from West Bengal, who was under observation at an isolation ward for suspected coronavirus infection, fled from the general hospital here on Wednesday morning, police said.Police have launched a...
By PTI in Thiruvananthapuram

North East  /  Published 24.03.20

Youth held, query to dad

An FIR was filed here on Tuesday against a boy who came from abroad and his father, a government employee, has been showcaused for not reporting to the authorities. Health department authorities here ...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

India  /  Published 24.03.20

Release funds to set up new hospitals: Centre

As coronavirus cases surge, the Centre on Tuesday asked all state governments to release funds for setting up of additional medical facilities like hospitals, clinical laboratories and isolation wards...
By PTI in

India  /  Published 23.03.20

Target set for India to reduce figures

India would need to detect and quarantine half of all patients infected by the novel coronavirus within three days of them developing symptoms to reduce its cumulative patients’ numbers through the ...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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