North East  /  Published 22.05.20

Warning to quarantine norms violators in Assam

Dispur has ordered the police to slap non-bailable charges on those found flouting quarantine norms as Assam’s Covid-19 count surged to 259 on Friday. The decision was made after several people repo...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

Calcutta  /  Published 02.04.20

Take people along in fight: Doctor

By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.04.20

Covid positive after 200km journey

The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases in Jharkhand rose to two on Thursday with a 52-year-old man who had hitchhiked from Asansol in Bengal to his village in Hazaribagh district, a distance ...
By Raj Kumar & Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 02.04.20

Coronavirus fear sends Golaghat into tizzy

Golaghat district is on its toes after eight persons tested positive for Covid-19, the first case in Upper Assam, on Wednesday night.As those who tested positive had attended the Nizamuddin congregati...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat

North East  /  Published 02.04.20

Oldest city masjid asks all to opt for home namaz

Burha Jame Masjid, one of the oldest mosques in the city, will close from Friday after the masjid committee urged the faithful to offer namaz (prayers) at home to check the spread of Covid-19 in Assam...
By Pranjal Baruah and Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati


Delhi  /  Published 01.04.20

'Deploy fire brigade to disinfect virus hotspots'

Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Wednesday asked authorities to deploy fire services personnel for disinfecting COVID-19 hotspots, quarantine centres and public places to check the spread of the virus...
By PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 31.03.20

Switched off: phones of some fliers

Around 11,000 international passengers have arrived in the city between March 9 and March 26, and tracking a number of them has turned out to be impossible, sources in the state government said on Tue...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 31.03.20

Lifers give 66k to CM fund

Twelve lifers lodged at Midnapore correctional home donated Rs 66,000 — a part of their savings from the little they earn by working at the jail — to the chief minister's relief fund for fighting ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Midnapore


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