Social Distancing
India  /  Published 16.04.21

Over 1,300 positive, Kumbh to continue

Visuals from the congregation show teeming crowds milling about on the Ganga’s banks, with no signs of masks or physical distancing...
in Lucknow

India  /  Published 16.04.21

Covid: brutal second wave casts glare on Centre

Authorities recorded 200,739 new lab-confirmed cases, raising the total number of active overnight by over 100,000 to 1.47 million...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 14.04.21

Social distancing might be safe, but it comes at a cost

Covid-19 and the continuing effort to duck it has necessitated altering of social behaviour...
By Dr Debanjan Banerjee

Calcutta  /  Published 11.04.21

Covid protocol goes for a toss

Voters stood shoulder to shoulder in queues and merrily discarded their gloves on the premises of the polling stations ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.04.21

Covid protocol for voting

Every voter will be handed over a disposable glove for one hand with which he or she will sign the voting register and press the EVM button...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 31.03.21

Safety tips on ISC cards

The instructions specifically ask students to maintain safe distance ; wear mask properly; wash hands frequently...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 25.03.21

Calcutta Girls' shifts exams online 

Three city institutions had to shut their campuses for about a week after students and a teacher tested positive for Covid-19...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 22.03.21

Covid alert over Kumbh mela in Haridwar

A central public health team that had visited the event noted that 10 to 20 pilgrims and 10 to 20 locals are being detected positive every day in Haridwar ...
By G S Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

What's driving Covid rise?

The Telegraph reported over the past few days that people were not adhering to safety norms such as wearing masks and maintaining physical distance ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Circular for Good Friday and Easter

Archbishop Thomas D’Souza said veneration of the Cross in Roman Catholic churches is to be done by joining hands instead of 'kissing or touching the Cross' ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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