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Kolkata: BM Birla upholds clinical excellence this World Heart Day

Kolkata: Kolkata'sBM Birla Heart Research Centre conducted an interactive session on World Heart Day highlighting clinical excellence and nuances in the treatment of cardiology in the post covid time when experts said there is a need to raise the awareness of maintaining a healthy heart.

West Bengal: Kolkata reports zero daily Covid deaths after months, Darjeeling adds highest cases in last 24 hrs

Kolkata/IBNS: Kolkata on Saturday recorded zero daily deaths due to Covid-19 after nearly three and half months while Darjeeling district in northern West Bengal (North Bengal) registered the highest number of fresh infections in the past 24 hours, officials said.

ILPA conducts vaccination drive for leather industry workers in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: The Indian Leather Products Association (ILPA) has started a vaccination camp at the ILPA Leather Goods Park in Zone 9 of the Calcutta Leather Complex, in collaboration with state government’s MSME&T and Health department, according to a release by ILPA.

Techno India Group converts its educational campuses to COVID-19 vaccination centres

Kolkata/IBNS: Joining the efforts to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, Techno India Group has started mass vaccination drives.

Kolkata fights COVID-19: Narayan Memorial Hospital Behala successfully conducts ‘Antibody Cocktail Therapy’ on two of its patients

Kolkata: Narayan Memorial Hospital on Saturday announced that they have successfully implemented ‘Antibody Cocktail Therapy’ on two of it's patients.

'Very Severe Cyclonic Storm' Yaas to cross Odisha-West Bengal coast tomorrow: IMD

Met officials on Tuesday said severe cyclonic Storm‘Yaas’ is going to move north-north-westwards, intensify further into a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm during next 12 hours.

CK Birla Hospitals initiates 'Mask up Kolkata' campaign amid Covid cases spike

Kolkata/IBNS: CK Birla Hospitals, CMRI & BMB started masks distribution campaign to enhance the awareness among citizens of Kolkata.

Kolkata's Peerless Hospital commences Johnson & Johnson vaccine's clinical trial

Kolkata/IBNS: Kolkata's Peerless Hospital has been selected as the only trial venue in the East for Johnson & Johnson for their single-dose vaccine which is currently being used under emergency authorization.

COVID second wave: West Bengal registers 9819 new cases, 46 deaths in past 24 hours

Kolkata/IBNS: With 9819 fresh cases of Covid-19 recorded in the last 24 hours, West Bengal's coronavirus tally has reached 6,78,172, including 58,386 active cases, 10,652 fatalities and 6,09,134 recoveries, officials said on Tuesday late evening.

Kolkata:101-year-old man takes COVID-19 vaccine shot at CMRI

Kolkata: 101-year-old ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Tara Chandra Maheswari received the COVID-19 vaccine shot at CK Birla Hospitals, CMRI in Kolkata on Wednesday.

Kolkata: CMRI introduces Robotic Ortho Surgery for first time in East India

Kolkata: CK Birla Hospitals -CMRI has introduced Robotic Ortho Surgery for the first time in Eastern India, promising to cure patients suffering from knee related troubles.

Exercise regularly, avoid junk food to avoid heart diseases: BM Birla cardiologists

Kolkata: Senior doctors of Kolkata’s BM Birla Heart Research Centre have stressed on the need to exercise regularly to keep heart healthy.

West Bengal: India Vision Institute and partners try to bring good vision to Durgapur, Kolkata

Kolkata: India Vision Institute (IVI), a not-for-profit working across India on vision care, provided access to screening and free spectacles to underprivileged communities in several areas in West Bengal for two days.

Cycles and other NMT will help reduce pollution and boost urban mobility in Kolkata, say experts

Kolkata/IBNS: Bengal Clean Air Network under SwitchON Foundation recently organised a stakeholder consultation on sustainable urban mobility in Kolkata.

West Bengal on high alert after first case of new UK coronavirus strain reported in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: The West Bengal health department has put its machineries on high alert after the first case of the new UK strain of Coronavirus, which is reportedly 70 per cent more contagious than the existing one, was confirmed in Kolkata, sources said.