AIDS: Years of research but still no vaccine. Why have decades of HIV / AIDS research yielded so little progress on a jab to prevent a disease that claimed some 680,000 lives in 2020? 📸 Volunteers and sex workers mark World Day in Siliguri, India#AIDS
Siliguri, West Bengal | Broom business had been consistent even during pandemic peak.Barring first few days when the factory was shut,sales flourished, better than the festive season. With increased demand, sales consistency continues even today:Manish, broom factory owner(24.11)
Siliguri, WB: Forest officials of Sarugara forest range under Baikunthapur forest division arrested a man with spotted deer skin & 2.1 kgs of pangolin scales from Oodlabari bypass today. The articles were coming from Assam & were supposed to be smuggled to Nepal. Case registered.
BSF doesn't have any investigation powers or FIR lodging powers; the police handle investigations & FIRs. We don't have any problems as we've been doing joint operations with police before & after this notification: Ravi Gandhi, IG-BSF, North Bengal Frontier, in Siliguri
I'm extremely happy to see the children back. We had been waiting for them. We're really appreciating this decision taken by the state govt. We'll try our best to keep the environment healthy - both education wise & health-wise: Utpal Dutta, headmaster, Siliguri Boys High School
What happened in UP (Lakhimpur Kheri) is a sad incident& state govt will take action on it. But here (in West Bengal) violence is promoted with planning by TMC & state govt. There's no comparison b/w what's happening in WB &other incidents: Union Law Min Kiren Rijiju, in Siliguri
West Bengal: ISKCON devotees protested & held a torch rally in Siliguri today following the incident where an ISKCON temple in Noakhali, Bangladesh was vandalised and a devotee was killed by a mob yesterday.
Siliguri | Around 5pm today, I was attacked by TMC goons. They attacked me with bamboo sticks on my head & arms. Few others who were with me were also attacked. There is no rule of law in West Bengal: Dr. Jayanta Kumar Roy, MP Jalpaiguri#WestBengal
It is a genocide. They sprayed bullets. They could have shot on the leg or the lower body but every bullet hit them in the neck or chest area: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee in Siliguri
Siliguri: Police use tear gas shells&water cannon on BJP Yuva Morcha workers protesting against West Bengal govt, at Tinbatti "Many BJP workers injured during their peaceful protest. Democracy being murdered in West Bengal," says MP& National Pres, BJP Yuva Morcha, Tejasvi Surya
West Bengal: Doctors at North Bengal Medical College, Siliguri claim that they've been provided raincoats, sunglasses & masks made of bedsheets instead of PPEs (Personal Protective Equipments), laboratory glasses & surgical/N95 masks to look after positive cases of #Coronavirus .