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West Bengal  /  Published 22.01.21

Bengal: forest minister quits

In yet another jolt for the TMC dispensation, ahead of the assembly polls, Bengal forest minister Rajib Banerjee on Friday quit the Mamata Banerjee cabinet, citing personal attacks aimed at ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 22.01.21

Buses in Netaji’s memory on birth anniversary

The state government will launch three bus services and lay the foundation stone of a bus terminus in Nadia’s Krishnagar as a tribute to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

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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Calcutta  /  Published 18.01.21

Vaccine tweak in staff deployment

The state government thinks the first phase of Covid-19 vaccination will last several months and is drawing up plans such as deploying doctors and nurses for the inoculation drive in rotation so hospi...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.01.21

A college driven by a dream to excel and expand

Remembering St Xavier’s College is to take a quiet walk back to the ’50s and ’60s when it was happy and content to be a college that stood quietly apart as a centre of unassuming exc...
By Rev Fr Dr Dominic Savio SJ in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.01.21

When Celsius takes a sub-15 plunge

The Celsius plunged to 14.5 degrees in Calcutta on Friday, going under 15 degrees for the first time in 10 days and living up to the January reputation. The minimum temperature on January 5 was 13.4 ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.01.21

Refund, damages order for 2 hospitals

The West Bengal Clinical Establishment Regulatory Commission on Thursday asked AMRI Hospitals Dhakuria to refund Rs 3.19 lakh to the family of a man who was admitted to the hospital with Covid. The h...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.01.21

V-Day: doctors speak out on vaccine

Ajoy Krishna Sarkar, 62, respiratory and critical care expert: Till Friday evening, I did not receive any message from the health department about when I will get the vaccine. Once I get the message, ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta


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