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  • Baby Steps

    Baby Steps

    Exporters are worried over a likely fall of 20 per cent in exports during the financial year 2020- 21.

    May 21, 2020
  • 13 new Covid cases found in N Bengal

    13 new Covid cases found in N Bengal

    "So far, tests have been arranged for labourers coming in from Delhi, Gujarat and Maharashtra. People who came today have been home quarantined after they were screened and handed over food and water," Malda DM, Rajarshi Mitra, said.

    May 19, 2020
  • Two die in Siliguri, both Covid negative

    Two die in Siliguri, both Covid negative

    A resident of Pradhannagar, who was admitted in the Intensive Care Unit after being referred from the Siliguri District Hospital on 14 May, died last evening.

    May 17, 2020
  • Economic package, a big zero: Mamata

    Economic package, a big zero: Mamata

    “They are cheating the people. This is bulldozing federal structure. It is zero zero zero of the GDP,” said Banerjee adding that stomach can’t be filled with an empty plate.

    May 14, 2020
  • PM CARES Fund to allocate Rs 3100 crore for fight against COVID-19

    PM CARES Fund to allocate Rs 3100 crore for fight against COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while announcing this package, thanked all the donors for their generosity in contributing to the PM CARES Fund that was formed on 27 March 2020.

    May 13, 2020
  • OP Samudra Setu: A Navy that dares; a Navy that cares

    OP Samudra Setu: A Navy that dares; a Navy that cares

    This operation is being progressed in close coordination with the Ministry of Defence, External Affairs, Home Affairs, Health and various other agencies of the Government of India and State governments.

    May 12, 2020
  • US State of Louisiana to ease lockdown restriction on Friday as it reports 31,815 Coronavirus cases

    US State of Louisiana to ease lockdown restriction on Friday as it reports 31,815 Coronavirus cases

    Businesses newly allowed to open will be limited to one-quarter of their previous capacity, and employees working around customers will have to wear mask.

    May 12, 2020
  • CCTV cameras installed at LLRM Medical College following complaints of negligence

    CCTV cameras installed at LLRM Medical College following complaints of negligence

    The decision has been taken up followed by the complaints of negligence in giving treatment, food and other facilities by some COVID 19 patients and their near and dear ones.

    May 11, 2020
  • Panchayats flout Covid combat steps

    Panchayats flout Covid combat steps

    In the panchayat areas, the villagers and farmers seem unswayed by the measures as most of the villagers, in the early hours of the day, trot to the vegetable market at Baidyabati near the Tarakeshwar and Delhi highway junction, making them vulnerable to virus contagion.

    May 10, 2020
  • Tea garden to donate to Covid relief funds

    Tea garden to donate to Covid relief funds

    It is learnt that 50 percent of the total donation amount will be given to the West Bengal state government relief fund and the remaining 50 will be given to the Prime Minister’s relief fund.

    May 9, 2020
  • Himachal decides to levy Covid-cess on liquor sales

    Himachal decides to levy Covid-cess on liquor sales

    The Covid- cess will reasonably increase revenues from liquor sales in HP.

    May 8, 2020
  • Four KoPT officials test Covid positive

    Four KoPT officials test Covid positive

    The KoPT chairman, Mr Vinit Kumar today said “Out of the three, two KoPT employees are in the hospital and are undergoing treatment while one CISF constable has also been put in isolation.

    April 30, 2020
  • Alipurduar vans collect samples for Covid tests

    Alipurduar vans collect samples for Covid tests

    Sources said that two health staff wearing the personal protection equipment (PPE) and taking other precautionary measures will go about in different places in the van and collect the samples from people around.

    April 30, 2020
  • Two more in Malda test positive for Covid

    Two more in Malda test positive for Covid

    The authorities have also not confirmed the first positive case that was found in the district yesterday in a man who had returned to Manikchak from North 24 Parganas on 22 April.

    April 29, 2020
  • Online contest to keep students’ creativity intact

    Online contest to keep students’ creativity intact

    "As all the academic institutions and everything is shut down all of a sudden, we are starting an online programme which will be in a competition format. This competition will be helpful in keeping the students engaged in productive activities during their stay inside their houses,” he said today.

    April 28, 2020
  • Siliguri residents seek better Covid info

    Siliguri residents seek better Covid info

    They have expressed concern as they said they do not have the exact information about fresh coronavirus affected persons and deaths. The concerns come at a time when an Inter-Ministerial Central Team (IMCT) that touring the region and that today went to Kalimpong has alleged noncooperation from the state administration, including the police in north Bengal.

    April 26, 2020
  • Saturday Interview | ‘Antibodies hold the key for Covid treatment’

    Saturday Interview | ‘Antibodies hold the key for Covid treatment’

    Health workers who get infected with the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), remain asymptomatic and later get cured of it become antibody-positive for the infection, says Dr KK Aggarwal, president, Confederation of Medical Associations of Asia and Oceania.

    April 25, 2020