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Since 1st March, 1999
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‘The fire brigade was not fully equipped to tackle something of this sort’
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on the Satyanarayan Park market fire

Mart burns, Buddha squirms
The Satyanarayan Park AC Market continued to burn through Wednesday as over 100 firemen failed to locate the source of the blaze 40 hours after it broke out. Thousands waited for the smokescreen to lift and the horror to end....  | Read.. 
Feluda back on big screen via Bombay
His fans are miserable. Prodosh Chandra Mitra has been hibernating from the big-screen for two decades and more. But by the y...  | Read.. 
Tempers aflame over apathy
“More than 36 hours have passed since the first fire engine arrived here. But still you can see a dark smokescreen around. It...  | Read.. 
Hopeless day, endless night
For shopowners at Satyanarayan Park AC Market, clinging on to strands of hope of salvaging their means of livelihood, it was ...  | Read.. 
Life in fetters is cushy for a fee
Presidency jail convicts reveal lucrative racket in cellphones, rations

Life is easy and ‘paying’ for lifers and high-profile convicts like Aftab Ansari and Gabbar in Presidency jail. Cellphone, ga ...  | Read.. 
Trinamul Congress MLA Satyanarayan Bajaj is driven out by distraught shopowners of Satyanarayan Park AC Market on Wednesday. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
Hello, it's Thursday, April 24, 2003
Roads to avoid
Art gallery
Mum’s the word
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CINEMA More.. 
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  Incentive for medical help on wheels
  Unfair fare hike
  Festival of blood
Two killed in twin road mishaps, drivers held
Two persons died in twin road accidents in the city on Wednesday....  | Read.. 

Union forces campus rollback on registers
The CPM-controlled employees’ union of Calcutta University (CU) has forced ...  | Read.. 

From glory to wreck, the mute victim in wane
It is a tangled mass of rusted iron and steel, broken walls and charred rui...  | Read.. 

New Alipore dacoity rerun
Barely 72 hours before the house of a sales tax officer was burgled in New ...  | Read.. 

Attendance rules ‘bent’ for Part II
Teachers of government colleges are crying foul over the large number of di...  | Read.. 

Six basement malls, halls face the heat
Wiser after Tuesday’s first underground fire that gutted the Satyanarayan P...  | Read.. 

Box-makers pitch for analog option
Even as debate on the magic box — its price range and procurement options — rages in cable homes...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Posta truckers to call off strike
Roadblock over polls
Tarapada Santra
Pirated CDs
Madarsa rally
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Scent of an active woman
pretty smells had always been Shashi’s passion. So much so that her mother ...  | Read..