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West Bengal  /  Published 25.03.21

Security adviser’s powers seized

Bengal chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay on Wednesday issued an order to seize the powers and responsibilities of state security adviser Surajit Kar Purakayastha, who was the former DGP of the stat...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 25.03.21

Reschedule practical for students with Covid: CBSE

CBSE schools in the city can reschedule a board exam practical for a Class XII student if he or she tests positive for Covid-19, principals have been told. The regional office of the CBSE has said th...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.03.21

CID probing CM injury

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has been asked by the state government to conduct an inquiry into the incident at Nandigram that left chief minister Mamata Banerjee injured on March 10. &...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.03.21

Containment zones on Bengal govt adar

The Bengal government has asked district magistrates to consider setting up containment zones again if they feel such a step is necessary to prevent the spread of Covid-19 after positive cases have st...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.03.21

Containment zones on radar

The Bengal government has asked district magistrates to consider setting up containment zones once again if they deem it necessary to prevent the spread of Covid-19 as positive cases have started risi...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

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Opinion  /  Published 21.03.21

Bengal’s sorrow

Can geography become history? The query need not necessarily be looked at as a riddle. Geography — Bengal’s riverine geography, a fragile landscape threatened with imminent destruction &md...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 20.03.21

Bengal Assembly Elections 2021: More poll booths, extra shifts

A section of polling officials in some of the districts would be deployed for poll duty in multiple phases as many of the districts are facing acute shortage of personnel owing to an increased number ...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

What's driving Covid rise?

Attending social gatherings, including wedding receptions. Not wearing proper masks in public places. Going on leisure trips outside Calcutta. These are some of the probable causes of a fresh rise in...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Dubai fliers with UK strain discharged

Three fliers from Dubai who had tested positive for the UK strain of the Covid-19 virus on arrival were discharged from the Infectious Diseases and Beleghata General Hospital on Thursday, officials of...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Lessons from mild post-vaccine cases

A number of doctors, hospital officials and other healthcare workers have tested positive for Covid-19 even after taking two doses of a vaccine against the disease. However, all of them are either asy...
By Sanjay Mandal, Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


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