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Since 1st March, 1999
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‘I know that after my death, the money will be used for the uplift of people’
Kusal Chakraborti, on why he donated his Provident Fund

Life’s savings for nation in need
Some call him a patriot, others potty. But 45-year-old Kusal Chakraborti has done what comes naturally — made “The Consolidated Fund of India” his provident fund (PF) nominee....  | Read.. 
Hand of help held out for teens in trouble
Drunken driving; sexual harassment; petty crime; relationship problems; dietary problems. All such behavioural disorders are ...  | Read.. 
After the flames, a flicker of hope
Out of business, staying alive on charity, a loss of around Rs 250 crore annually— a common fate binds the shop-owners and te...  | Read.. 
Suicide whiff in cop death
Forty-year-old Ram Chandra Malik, a naik of the city armed police’s First Battalion, died in a fall from the third-flo...  | Read.. 
This winter, it’s Big B in Tollywood
Dates, supporting cast finalisation ahead for Rituparno Ghosh’s first Hindi film

After Ash, Amitabh. After the queen bee, the Big B. If 2003 began with Aishwarya Rai toeing Rituparno Ghosh’s directorial line in the Tollygunge studios, the year will end with Amitabh Bachchan doing the same.. ...  | Read.. 

The family of 25-year-old Amit Dalmia breaks down on the arrival of his body at his Ritchie Road residence from the police morgue on Tuesday evening. Dalmia was killed in a freak accident on Camac Street on Monday night. Picture by Pabitra Das
Hello, it's Wednesday, May 14, 2003
Road to avoid
Metalled verses
Whose frown/ And wrinkled lip, and sneer of col...  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Mrinal SenSometimes you are too possessive about your loved ones. People may try to mislead you. Job ...Read.. 
We ask you Answer
  On the mark, get set, cross
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In emergency, dial hospital on wheels
Medical representative Siddhartha Sarkar, knocked down while crossing VIP R...  | Read.. 

A whole new floor for kids and books
Today’s children are definitely interested in books, and they are discernin...  | Read.. 

CalTel broadband due in July
Calcutta Telephones will roll out its broadband services by the end of July...  | Read.. 

Site boost spells cell hell
It’s been cellphone hell for the past week for Hutch and Airtel subscribers...  | Read.. 

Cop calamity-spot list cries out for action
Amit Dalmia, 25, died, for no fault of his, on the streets late on Monday. ...  | Read.. 

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