A young animal lover and his family were allegedly threatened by neighbours and the local councillor for feeding stray dogs in a Bijoygarh lane on Saturday night.
Two private hospitals Tata Medical Centre (TMC) and Apollo Gleneagles Hospital are set to flag off their Covid-19 sample testing laboratories on Monday. All private hos
After the ICMR nod to allow rapid testing for areas reporting clusters, large migration gathering and hotspots, the Bengal government has already started identifying such
: The nine-minute lights-off call from the Prime Minister to display the collective resolve in the battle against Covid-19 turned into frenzied celebration in pockets of
Around 55 healthcare workers that included 39 junior doctors attached with NRS Medical College and Hospital were sent on quarantine on Sunday after a patient who died in
Four persons all of them Covid-19-positive succumbed to various co-morbid conditions at hospitals across Bengal on Saturday night and Sunday morning.
Buses plying on six city routes to cater to personnel serving in essential services are now doubling up as modes for transporting goods and keeping the crucial supply c
With a 57-year-old ex-BSF jawan tested positive for coronavirus from northeast on Sunday, the total number of cases in this region went up to 30, including 26 in Assam, m
The probe into the allegation of extortion by cops on Vidyasagar Setu during the lockdown has got wider. A high-level inquiry by Lalbazar has revealed that at least three
The health and family welfare department has issued a notification so that retailers, stockists and distributors stop hoarding masks and sanitizers.
The lockdown may have disrupted the lives of many but for artist Swaroop Mukerji, it's been his most productive week. With no guests dropping by and nowhere to step out,
The Covid-19 scare has led online food delivery platforms Swiggy and Zomato to switch to electronic modes of payment as part of their social distancing norms.
Four Covid-19 patients were cured and sent home from ID Hospital on Saturday, taking the total count of discharged patients to seven.
Amid the lockdown when domestic helps are not being able to visit homes, two instances of people having died without anyone knowing have come to the fore.
The city is set to see a jump in the number of Covid-19-treatment units by next week with both state and private hospitals adding more isolation beds. More than 150 beds
After the Bengal government designated M R Bangur Hospital in Tollygunge as the city's Covid-19 treatment facility, doctors and administrative officials spent the better
Bengal recorded 11 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday taking the tally of active Covid patients to 49 while four patients were released from Beliaghata ID hospital after reco
Another person tested positive for COVID-19 in Assam on Saturday, taking the total number of coronavirus cases in the state to 25, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma sai
Guwahati/ After Assam reporteda spurt of Covid-19 positive cases, six northeastern states sealed their interstate borders and barred general entry from Assam, ministers a
Amid prevalent chaos and uncertainty over access to the essential services and commodities during the lockdown, we bring you the latest updates from your city.
The police, on Friday, intensified checks on vehicles plying on city roads and arrested an ambulance driver and six migrant labourers who were being ferried in the vehicl
The Bengal government on Friday designated MR Bangur Hospital in Tollygunge as the citys first Covid-19 hospital, on a day the states total number of active Covid-19-posi
With three more Covid-19 suspects being sent to hospital isolation in Salt Lake, the administration has gone into a sanitization overdrive in the township particularly i
After Armenians and Europeans, its evacuation time for American and Russian visitors stranded in Kolkata and other parts of eastern India.
From banning purchase of vehicles, computers, water coolers, furniture, IT accessories and AC installations, the state government has put on hold all kinds of renovation,
Around 35 staffmembers at a private hospital in Dum Dum, including doctors, nurses and other workers, have been sent to home quarantine after a 48-year-old nursing superi
A 76-year-old Covid-19 patient who also had several other medical conditions, is likely to be among four patients who will be released from Beliaghata ID Hospital on Satu