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Striking doctors ready to meet Mamata - in media's presence (Lead)

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

The striking doctors in West Bengal on Sunday decided to hold talks with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to immediately end the impasse but said there should be media coverage of the deliberations to a

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Bengal BJP chief blames Mamata for NRS impasse

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

BJP's West Bengal unit President Dilip Ghosh on Sunday blamed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the deplorable condition of healthcare services due to the ongoing doctors' strike and their refusal to

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CAB appoints Utpal Chatterjee as spin consultant

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on Saturday appointed former left-arm spinner Utpal Chatterjee as its spin consultant.

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Mamata appeals to doctors again, says ESMA won't be invoked (Lead)

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday again appealed to the agitating junior doctors in the state to end their strike, assuring them that her government would not invoke ESMA (Essential Services

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Striking doctors ready to meet Mamata - with media present

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

The striking doctors of West Bengal on Sunday decided to hold talks with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to immediately end the impasse but said there should be media coverage of the deliberations to a

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Trinamool worker killed in Bengal, 3 held

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

Three persons have been held for interrogation in connection with the killing of a local Trinamool Congress leader in West Bengal's Hooghly district, police said on Sunday.

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Patients suffer as Bengal doctors strike enters 6th day

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

Health services in West Bengal remained partially disrupted and state-run hospitals wore a deserted look on Sunday morning as the doctors strike entered its sixth day.

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Striking doctors in Bengal reject Mamata's call for talks

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Striking junior doctors in West Bengal on Saturday again turned down Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's proposal for talks at the state secretariat Nabanna, and stuck to their demand that she would have

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Bengal Governor advises Mamata to provide security to doctors

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Saturday wrote to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, advising her to take immediate steps to provide security to the doctors and to take the medicos into con

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Mamata again appeals Bengal doctors to end strike

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday again appealed to the agitating junior doctors in the state-run hospitals to end their strike and normalise medical services.

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4 arrested in Bengal for Sandeshkhali killings

Kolkata |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

A week after clashes in West Bengal's Sandeshkhali area claimed at least three lives, four persons have been arrested from the region in connection with the killings and for vandalism, the police said

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Bengal patients face the brunt of doctors' protests

Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Amidst the protests, demands, ultimatums and apologies, a three-month-old child with spinal cord problem and other patients coming from various districts of West Bengal faced the brunt of the state-ru

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