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Kolkata Police clampdown on Rama devotees: Watch

Kolkata Police is not only confiscating any sign of Hinduism anyone sports or carries but also pushing people back to their homes from streets

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Brief

Flight operations to be suspended in Kolkata during lockdown

Flight operations at Kolkata’s Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport have been suspended on days that West Bengal would observe a sporadic seven-day lockdown in August, airport officials said on Thursday. The Mamata Banerjee-led Bengal government has imposed seven-day lockdown restrictions – mostly on weekends – in August in a bid to contain the spread […]

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India

Kolkata: Ambulance charges COVID patients Rs 9,200/6 km

The boys’ father alleged that the driver had demanded Rs 9,200 to take them to the Kolkata Medical College and Hospital from the ICH at the city’s Park Circus area

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India

Kolkata blocks flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Chennai, Ahmedabad

West Bengal has reported 20,488 COVID cases and 717 deaths so far, of which the Kolkata tally stands at more than 2,000 people with 402 deaths

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India

Banerjee: Kolkata Metro may resume services from 1 July

The Mamata Banerjee government has decided to change the night curfew hours in West Bengal with 15,648 COVID cases as of now to 10 PM-5 AM

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India

Kolkata man orders Communist Manifesto, Amazon sends him Gita

Kolkata resident Sutirtha Das received a copy of ‘Bhagavad Gita’ on 13 June when, in fact, he had ordered a copy of The Communist Manifesto

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India

Bicycles make a grand re-entry in Kolkata during Unlock 1.0

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has instructed all commissionerates to issue new notices marking roads that are safe for people riding bicycles

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India

Amphan-hit Kolkata neighbourhood of elderly left without water, electricity

‘Six days have passed since Amphan, electricity has not been restored in our area. We don’t know when it will be recovered,’ said a resident

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India

আম্ফানের জেরে জল-বিদ্যুৎবিহীন কলকাতায় বয়োবৃদ্ধদের পাড়া

কর্পোরেশনের অনুযায়ী ওঁদের ‘কাজ প্রায় শেষ; সিইএসসি বিদ্যুৎ পুনরুদ্ধারের কাজ করছে।’ বুধবার নাগাদ বিদ্যুৎ পরিষেবা পুনরায় বহাল হবে

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Health

Coronavirus in Hubei: 242 deaths, 15,000 new patients in 1 day

Two people who reached Kolkata Airport from Bangkok today have been confirmed to be infected with the coronavirus during thermal screening