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AIIMS MBBS classes to start in August

AIIMS MBBS classes to start in August

KALYANI: The first batch of students of AIIMS Kalyani will attend their first this August at the College of Medicine and Kalyani Memorial Hospital. The institute is going for this temporary arrangement since the AIIMS campus is not yet ready. The OPDs, however, will start functioning in April, where services […]

Kolkata: Met department predicts rising mercury

Kolkata: Met department predicts rising mercury

KOLKATA: Winter, it looks, has left the city for good. The department has predicted that the temperature will be rising over the next few days, heralding the advent of spring. The department predicted sunny and warm days but comparatively cold nights. “The north-westerly wind, which brings in the chill, has […]

Final push for East-West Metro tunnel

Final push for East-West Metro tunnel

KOLKATA: The long-awaited tunnelling Metro from Esplanade to Sealdah will start from Friday. This is the last leg of the 16.6km (5.5km of it is elevated) East-West Metro?s underground journey. The first phase began from Howrah Maidan in April, 2016 and ended in Esplanade in May, 2018 after many missed […]

First swine flu death in Kolkata this year

First swine flu death in Kolkata this year

KOLKATA: The city recorded the year?s first on Thursday. A 10-month-old child died of on city hospital. Though is not common around this time of the year, doctors said that sporadic cases happen round the year. , the child from Taldanga New Colony, Chinsurah, was admitted in (ICH) in Park […]

Plastic sheets give way to ray of hope on cleaner pavements

Plastic sheets give way to ray of hope on cleaner pavements

KOLKATA: The ubiquitous plastic covers have slowly started to disappear from city pavements. On Wednesday, they were removed from at least four sites ? , , and Indian Museum. However, a section of citizens felt it was too early to celebrate as the hawkers have a history of staging a […]