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Quote of The Day
‘When the diesel price is down, I must ensure that the transport fare, too, is proportionately reduced’
Subhas Chakraborty, minister

 
 
Rollback route for bus, taxi fares
Calcuttans, accustomed to ever-spiralling prices of different commodities, are in for a pleasant surprise — a never-before reduction in public transport fares....  | Read.. 
 
Penned on Poila Vaisakh, preserved for posterity

Aji jar jiboner kotha tuchchhotamo,/Sedin sonabe taha kobitwer samo.Prophetic lines penned by Promothonath Bishi in 1963 at Mitra Ghosh Publishers on the first page of what he christened Kheyalkhushir Khata....  | Read.. 

 
Fire razes wooden house, sawmill
Two wooden buildings, including a sawmill, were gutted in a blaze on Raja Rammohun Roy Sarani on Thursday afternoon...  | Read.. 
 
Cops eye roving spy for crime, car curb
Watch your step on some ‘sensitive’ streets of the city, Lalbazar is watching. With law-and-order problems flaring up repeate...  | Read.. 
 
Add-ons to bring in the Eves
Retail mall sales figures bust myth of female splurge

Women are shopaholics. Men are rupee wise. Right' Wrong. If you thought women were compulsive buyers and men were more watchful of the wallet, the big boys of retail can set you straight. ...  | Read.. 
 
It was Sharad Kapoor’s day out with the kids. The Calcutta boy-turned-Bollwood star distributed clothes to streetchildren and elderly people at the Pa ...  | Read
Hello, it's Friday, May 09, 2003
Roads to avoid
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Tagore 142
Morning Cultural Association, Lake Town hosts ...  | Read.. 
 
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 You share your birthday with...
Billy JoelYou have great tenacity and the willpower to move ahead in life. Colleagues admi ...Read.. 
Guest Column
In the second half of a two-part article, Soumitra Das walks down the most depressed stretch ...  | Read.. 
 
Campus buzz on airwaves
Be it a music lesson or a management lecture, classroom fundas will soon cr...  | Read.. 

Bird-hit flight lands with 60 on board
Sixty passengers on board an Alliance Air flight from Dimapur had a narrow ...  | Read.. 

Victoria leaks worry court
Calcutta High Court on Thursday expressed serious concern over the delay in...  | Read.. 

 
The City Diary More.. 
Two held for baby food adulteration
Discharge date for SARS case
Man run over
Official suspended
Taxi driver drugged
School bus accident
Calcutta Column More.. 
Shrunken round landmark
On faulty tracks