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IndiGo staffer, mother harassed by neighbours in Kolkata suspecting coronavirus infection, seeks protection

IndiGo staffer, mother harassed by neighbours in Kolkata suspecting coronavirus infection, seeks protection

KOLKATA: An IndiGo Airline staffer and her mother were allegedly harassed by their neighbours in Kolkata over suspicion that the former had contracted the deadly coronavirus COVID-

Mar 24, 2020 - 02:50 PM IST
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COVID-19: 1 dead after massive clashes inside Kolkata's Dum Dum Jail as inmates upset over court closure

COVID-19: 1 dead after massive clashes inside Kolkata's Dum Dum Jail as inmates upset over court closure

An inmate was killed on Saturday after massive clashes erupted inside the Dum Dum Jail in Kolkata, West Bengal, when inmates became upset over the closure of court due to the outbreak of Coronaviru

Mar 21, 2020 - 07:07 PM IST
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Coronavirus: Bureaucrat mother, father of Kolkata’s Covid-19 patient test negative

Coronavirus: Bureaucrat mother, father of Kolkata’s Covid-19 patient test negative

In a major sigh of relief for West Bengal secretariat- Nabanna, the West Bengal Health Department informed that the bureaucrat mother, father and the two drivers who ferried the Covid-19 patient in

Mar 19, 2020 - 10:43 AM IST
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Kolkata records its first confirmed case of Coronavirus, infected man had travelled recently to London

Kolkata records its first confirmed case of Coronavirus, infected man had travelled recently to London

The West Bengal government on Tuesday evening confirmed the first case of Coronavirus in Kolkata. The infected man had travelled to London, UK, recently.

Mar 18, 2020 - 12:03 AM IST
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Bengal Municipal polls deferred amid coronavirus scare, says SEC

Bengal Municipal polls deferred amid coronavirus scare, says SEC

Kolkata: The Municipal body elections in West Bengal have been deferred in wake of Coronavirus outbreak, said State Election Commission (SEC) on Monday (March 16, 2020).

Mar 16, 2020 - 06:13 PM IST
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N95 mask stocks disappear in Kolkata, police cracks down on hoarders

N95 mask stocks disappear in Kolkata, police cracks down on hoarders

Two days after people of Kolkata complained of non-availability of the N95 masks in the city, Kolkata Police’s Enforcement Branch visited the medicine markets to crack down on the hoarders.

Mar 8, 2020 - 07:31 AM IST
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Bengal Governor gives Rs 5 lakh to CRPF jawan’s family martyred in Pulwama attack

Bengal Governor gives Rs 5 lakh to CRPF jawan’s family martyred in Pulwama attack

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Tuesday (March 3) handed over Rs 5 lakh cheque to CRPF jawan Bablu Santra’s family who was martyred in the Pulwama terror attack in 2019.

Mar 4, 2020 - 04:05 PM IST
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All who have cast votes and elected the PM, CM are citizens, says Mamata Banerjee

All who have cast votes and elected the PM, CM are citizens, says Mamata Banerjee

Continuing her faceoff against the Centre over the Citizenship Amendment Act and National Register of Citizens, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday (March 3) said that all who hav

Mar 3, 2020 - 11:04 PM IST
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BJP workers who raised Goli Maro slogans in Kolkata remanded to police custody

BJP workers who raised Goli Maro slogans in Kolkata remanded to police custody

A day after BJP workers raised Goli Maro slogans amidst a rally of senior BJP leader and union home minister Amit Shah in Kolkata, two of the three persons arrested by Kolkata Police were remanded

Mar 2, 2020 - 06:46 PM IST
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Shoot the traitors... slogans raised at Amit Shah’s rally in Kolkata

Shoot the traitors... slogans raised at Amit Shah’s rally in Kolkata

Kolkata: As the Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah visited Kolkata to attend a public meeting on Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on Sunday (March 1), BJP workers were seen raising

Mar 1, 2020 - 11:17 PM IST
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