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News  /  Published 01.01.22

Kolkatans show better compliance to Covid protocol on New Year’s Eve

The spiralling Covid cases seem to have stoked fear in the minds of people. Pronab Das and wife Sanhita Guha, who are settled in Connecticut in US, had arrived in Kolkata a couple of weeks ago, their...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.12.21

Covid shield down, Kolkatans spotted without masks on streets

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By The Telegraph in Kolkata

News  /  Published 21.12.21

Pandemic forces closed schools in Kolkata to dispose of unused, unfit buses

Several schools have either sold off their buses or returned those that were outsourced. Reason: the long period of disuse have made them unfit and it might not be economically viable to invest in a ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 21.12.21

All 2,885 graduating students invited to St Xavier’s convocation on Feb. 19

St Xavier’s College, Park Street, will hold convocation on February 19 with full attendance of the graduating students and in strict adherence to Covid protocol.  From every department, th...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.12.21

Jadavpur University convocation scrapped, certificates to be uploaded on varsity’s website

Jadavpur University’s executive council on Saturday has decided that degree certificates of the graduating students would be uploaded on the university's website because convocation could no...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jadavpur


News  /  Published 17.12.21

Bengal college eligibility test centres closer home, Kolkata not on list

The College Service Commission will hold the State Eligibility Test (SET) for appointment of college teachers on January 9 at sub-divisional levels so that the 83,000-odd candidates can write the exam...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

World  /  Published 14.12.21

Survey: Social distancing on a decline

Complacency towards following social distancing as a "social vaccine" continues to high in India even though the country has recorded over 50 cases of the Omicron variant within the last 10 ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai

News  /  Published 23.11.21

Students back on Kolkata school campuses for ISC semester exam

A batch of students who last wrote an unfinished ICSE (Class X) in March 2020 were back on campus for their ISC (Class XII) semester 1 exam on Monday. Many schools in the city said they had a full at...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.11.21

Fans drop Covid shield at Eden Gardens

Covid cases are continuing to rise in the city along with other parts of Bengal after Durga Puja. But many people still lack awareness, said government officials. Many people were seen gathering outs...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 22.11.21

Covid cases go up in Kolkata as protocol goes for a toss

The numbers had only briefly touched 270 for few days in late October and early November. KMC officials, who are involved in the management of Covid in Kolkata, said the numbers started to rise since...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


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