Salt Lake
Calcutta  /  Published 07.07.20

Salt Lake turns Dhapa, a garbage dump

This newspaper drove around the township on Monday and found scarcely any block or compactor station that did not have a heap of garbage lying around. The areas near City Centre and the CGO Complex l...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 02.07.20

Brushstrokes for a break

Age group 31-50 ...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 01.07.20

Slump and work from home hit guards

The ubiquitous security guard fraternity in the city is facing a crisis as most offices, housing complexes and commercial establishments have reduced their numbers as a cost-cutting measure to cope wi...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.20

Matters of the mind

How is the lockdown taking a toll on the mental health of residents? And what are the ways to identify symptoms from the behavioural patterns of family members? Psychiatrist Kedar Ranjan Banerjee addr...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.06.20

The scare: Salt Lake fountains

Several fountains in Salt Lake that have been lying defunct for months have turned into mosquito breeding sites following the recent spells of rain, leaving residents worried about a possible dengue o...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 15.06.20

Salt Lake residents act

Residents of at least three blocks in Salt Lake have taken it upon themselves to spray disinfectant in lanes and bylanes because the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation is allegedly not doing the job de...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 13.06.20

Life in a Covid ward...

Sushmita Roy Chowdhury, a chest specialist who is treating Covid-19 patients at Apollo Hospitals, answers some frequently asked questions on the dreaded virus and how to fight it. Over the last week, ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 11.06.20

Covid guidance meets for resident bodies

Garbage management and swab testing, quarantine and isolation — these are some of the topics on which queries are being clarified every other evening in the Covid-19 war room at the NKDA Health Cent...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Calcutta  /  Published 11.06.20

99-year-old’s Covid-relief gift

By Brinda Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 11.06.20

Lockdown diaries

Debraj SenguptaFE BlockI am listening to songs like songs like Jokhon tumi badha chile tar and We shall overcome to relive my mental agony of the Covid-19 crisis. I am singing them too. These songs ha...
By The Telegraph in


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