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Covid stress tells on schoolteachers

In this Covid-hit world, it’s the schoolteachers who are reaching out to counsellors in their institutio...

Evacuees from Dubai head to quarantine

An evacuation flight from Dubai landed in Calcutta on Sunday evening with 174 people. Of the evacuees, 70 hav...
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Lockdown no bar for ‘big knife’

The app cab owner arrested for allegedly stabbing a woman in his vehicle had placed an order for a knife with ...

When catastrophe strikes, they paint

Cyclone Amphan has turned the lives of many in villages of East Midnapore upside down and when such catastroph...

Technology students seek exam fee rollback

Final-semester students of the state technology university have appealed for a rollback of the examination fee...

Stores damaged in building blaze

A fire broke out in the meter room on the ground floor of a four-storey commercial building at the intersectio...

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Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Technology students seek exam fee rollback

Final-semester students of the state technology university have appealed for a rollback of the examination fees on the ground that the authorities have scrapped the exams this year because of the Covi...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Covid stress tells on schoolteachers

In this Covid-hit world, it’s the schoolteachers who are reaching out to counsellors in their institutions and outside to cope with the stress during the pandemic. Some of the teachers are crac...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Lockdown no bar for ‘big knife’

The app cab owner arrested for allegedly stabbing a woman in his vehicle had placed an order for a knife with a shop in Bishnupur in South 24-Parganas during the lockdown, police said on Sunday. The ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Evacuees from Dubai head to quarantine

An evacuation flight from Dubai landed in Calcutta on Sunday evening with 174 people. Of the evacuees, 70 have opted for paid quarantine at hotels, said officials. Nine have been exempt from institut...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

When catastrophe strikes, they paint

Cyclone Amphan has turned the lives of many in villages of East Midnapore upside down and when such catastrophe strikes, the response has always been the same: they paint. The patuas of East Midnapor...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Bay system boost for showers

The sky was overcast throughout Sunday and the city received uniform rain in the first half under the impact of a cyclonic circulation off the Andhra coast that led to the formation of a low-pressure ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Flyover repair before razing

The urban development department will undertake another round of repairs of several flyovers and bridges in Calcutta, some of which engineers had wanted demolished. The flyover that connects EM Bypas...
By Kinsuk Basu and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Stores damaged in building blaze

A fire brigade official said eight fire tenders were deployed to control the flames. “We got a call at 9.50am. The fire was doused by noon,” said the official. The smoke rising in the air...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Zoophilists caring for animals on the streets during the pandemic

Titas Mukherjee runs Animal Rescue and Care Kolkata (ARC) in Thakurpukur, which feeds more than 500 dogs in places like Thakurpukur, Pailan and Joka. Now they have started feeding them on alternate da...
By Malancha Dasgupta in

Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Please behave and help lighten police burden

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