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Since 1st March, 1999
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‘Students of English-medium schools cannot be given special treatment’
Dibyendu Hota, Madhyamik Board chief

Turf club rides a losing lap

The crore count, in turnover terms, tells the canter from the crawl. While the youngest racing centre in the country touched Rs 250 crore...  | Read.. 

Yarns of silk on cotton kerchiefs
When Usha Bhagat, vice-president of the Delhi Crafts Council, visited Chamba in 1978, she found that the eponymous rumal <...  | Read.. 
KLM back on the horizon
A year after having suspended services from the city, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will resume its Calcutta schedule from May 7. ...  | Read.. 
Burrabazar baby food bust
The Enforcement Branch (EB) of the city police on Tuesday busted a racket in spurious baby food, packed in tins and packets ...  | Read.. 
Victoria, zoo among 10 no-plastic bag zones
Next time you plan to take the family out to funspots like Victoria Memorial or Alipore zoo, be careful not to carry a plasti ...  | Read.. 
The strength and femininity of Tagore’s women characters was the focus of ‘Stree – A Tribute to Women’, on Tuesday. This was the first venture for Pri ...  | Read
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Madhyamik no to English special scan
The Madhyamik Board on Tuesday turned down an appeal by some English-medium...  | Read.. 

Fraud health inspector held
The police on Tuesday busted a racket in which touts, posing as ‘inspectors...  | Read.. 

Second virus suspect case discharged
The experts’ panel formed to evaluate the condition of Severe Acute Respira...  | Read.. 

Pothole censure for civic engineers
The Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC), entrusted with the responsibility...  | Read.. 

Mayor blocks revival of flyover work
A fresh pitch by the transport department to construct the Vivekananda Road...  | Read.. 

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Court nod to take Bodo militants back
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