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This 26-year-old from Kolkata was criticised for being skinny. Here's how Yoga changed her life

The 26-year-old digital designer says that she learned her basic yoga exercises from tabloid magazines. She spoke to us about her journey

Published on 20th June 2019
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Radhika Bose is making asanas more glam than ever. Here's how

Radhika, a Kolkata-born Delhi girl, is a video-editor-turned-yogini, a fitness addict, travel and lifestyle blogger. For her working out is fun, relaxing and challenging herself every day

Published on 20th June 2019
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Did WB varsity profs withdraw resignation after education minister assures action?

The university’s Arts Teachers Council had also led rallies along the Barrackpore Trunk Road and also organised sit-ins in front of the Rabindranath Tagore statue on campus  

Published on 19th June 2019
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Padamshree Haji Kalimullah, India's mango man adds 'Shah mango' to his platter, a new variety named after Home Minister Amit Shah

He claims that he tries to match the traits of the personalities in the variety he develops and names it after the biggies

Published on 18th June 2019
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West Bengal heaves a sigh of relief as junior doctors resume work, hospital services back to normal

The patient turnout was high at all the hospitals, including the Nil Ratan Sircar (NRS) Medical College and Hospital, which was the epicentre of the junior doctors' agitation

Published on 18th June 2019
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SC to hear plea on doctors' security after summer break, says no urgency as strike was called off

The petition was filed by lawyer Alakh Alok Srivastava in the wake of protests by doctors in West Bengal against an attack on their colleagues

Published on 18th June 2019
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Injured NRS intern recovering steadily but will need another surgery in 3 months to replace fractured skull bone

Disturbances erupted at the state-run NRS Medical College and Hospital last week bringing the regular services to a standstill after a junior doctor was allegedly beaten up

Published on 17th June 2019
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Mamata Banerjee to meet doctors at 3, confirms Director of Medical Education

Dr Mitra has also informed that the meeting will be recorded and a copy will be given to the doctors. But he has not mentioned anything about the media being present at the meeting

Published on 17th June 2019
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Meeting at 3 pm a hoax, no official invite from the CMO: Doctors on strike in West Bengal

IMA had launched a four-day nationwide protest from Friday and wrote to Union Home Minister Amit Shah demanding enactment of the central law to check violence against healthcare workers

Published on 17th June 2019
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With Precious Paws Foundation, Debadrita Ghosh is trying to win respect for strays and give them a home

Debadrita Ghosh, Founder of Precious Paws Foundation in Bengaluru, tells us how social media plays an integral role in animal rescues nowadays

Published on 17th June 2019
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WB CM Mamta Banerjee extends olive branch, urges doctors to resume work

The junior and senior doctors are on strike from the past five days after two of their colleagues were attacked and seriously injured over an issue of alleged negligence at the NRS Medical College

Published on 16th June 2019
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Doctors refuse to meet Mamta Banerjee despite her claims of accepting all the demands

The junior doctors on Saturday again refused to meet the CM behind closed doors saying they felt apprehensive

Published on 16th June 2019
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Frames and the flame within: How Ramnath Chandrasekhar is making children commune with nature again

Nature educator Ramnath Chandrasekhar tells us why it's important for schools to include environment education in their curriculum and how it can make the world a better place

Published on 10th June 2019
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Junior doctors to march for justice, medical colleges across India extend support

The resident doctors and soon-to-be doctors are in the process of devising a charter of demands and deciding their next course of action

Published on 14th June 2019
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WB doctors don't pay heed to Mamata's threats, continue protests

Banerjee, who reached the state-run SSKM hospital at 12.10pm, directed police to vacate hospital premises, asserting that no one other than the patients should be allowed on the campus

Published on 13th June 2019

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