India  /  Published 04.02.21

Covid: post jab death data call

A group of doctors and health researchers has asked the Union health ministry to disclose details of the investigations into all the deaths following immunisation with Covid-19 vaccines, amid concerns...
By G.S. Mudur, Achintya Ganguly in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 02.02.21

Lions share for vaccines

The Centre has announced a 137 per cent increase in the budget on “health and well-being” in the coming year, but four-fifths of this rise will be utilised for Covid-19 vaccines, water and...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.01.21

Over 200 vaccinated in Dhanbad

Vaccination against Covid-19 kicked off at Central Hospital of Dhanbad on Friday with  Dr Pradip Kumar of the ENT department getting the first jab, while a total of 70 doctors and hospital staff ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

World  /  Published 28.01.21

UK minorities urged to take vaccine

On a day when Britain marked a grim milestone with the Covid death toll crossing the 100,000 barrier, Asian and black celebrities put out a video urging members of the ethnic minorities not to listen ...
By Amit Roy in London

Calcutta  /  Published 22.01.21

New Town seeks Covid vaccine site

An application has been submitted by the New Town authorities to start a Covid-19 vaccination centre in New Town. “We have sent a proposal to the district magistrate. Our safe house is being kep...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake


Calcutta  /  Published 22.01.21

Antibody survey to weigh potency

Anaesthetist and in charge of the rapid response team at the vaccination centre at Bidhannagar Subdivisional Hospital Age: 57 Resident of: Rajdanga, Kasba Took the jab at: 10.50am State of mind th...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 22.01.21

V-Day in Salt Lake

How it’s done People whose names feature on the list of beneficiaries are supposed to get SMS alerts via the CoWin mobile app. The SMS carries the date and venue where the recipient has to rea...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.21

Day’s Covid toll lowest in 8 months

Bengal on Wednesday logged six Covid-19 deaths, including two from Calcutta, the lowest daily toll for the state in this pandemic in 237 days since the six deaths reported on May 28 last year. The st...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.01.21

Doctors will 'skip' Covaxin

Many doctors in Calcutta who will not get the Covid jabs in the first round of vaccination said they would skip the second round if the “untested Indian vaccine” is given to them.  I...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.01.21

CMC set to triple vaccination sites

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation will triple the number of Covid-19 vaccination sites from next week, civic officials said on Monday. Five ward health clinics located in as many boroughs of Calcutt...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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