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Sex Workers In Kolkata’s Sonagachi Hit By GST On Sanitary Pads

Kolkata: The 12 per cent GST on sanitary napkins imposed under the new tax regime has put sex workers of Sonagachi, Asia's largest red...

With New Addresses, Kolkata Slum Dwellers Unlock Opportunities

With more than 2,300 one-room brick homes and shops, Panchanantala in Kolkata is densely populated. The homes are tin roofs and crammed with stoves,...

Adoption Awareness Drive After Baby Smuggling Racket Busted In Bengal

New Delhi: The government plans to launch a public awareness drive in the country on adoption procedures to curb the buying and selling of...

Newborn In Kolkata Given Wrong Injection. Nurse Says, ‘By Mistake’

Kolkata: A nine-day-old girl in Kolkata is battling for life after a nurse mistakenly gave a wrong injection to her. The baby, born on August 31...