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Quote of The Day
‘We felt he was being honest’
West Bengal Petrol Pump Dealers’ Association official, after calling off the three-day strike on minister Subhas Chakraborty’s request

 
 
Victory in surrender
A surrender a day to keep the blackmailers at bay seems to be the formula of the state government, as it waits for normal life in the city to be pushed to the brink before pulling it back with dramatic flip-flop....  | Read.. 
 
Lobbies granted clout of count
From five to nine to 19 — in 24 hours. The climb in the count of the transport lobby representation in the committee formed ...  | Read.. 
 
Rs 50 spot fine to curb jaywalkers
A spot-fine system will be enforced from September 15 to regulate pedestrian movement. This move, a first of sorts...  | Read.. 
 
Flyovers are fine, but the traffic below is still grounded
Citizens in Calcutta are among the most charitable of all. I was complaining one day about the utterly confusing placement of...  | Read.. 
 
Private buses damaged in protest against strike
At least 22 buses on route 234 were damaged and the windscreens of seven smashed when Citu workers went on the rampage on Tue...  | Read.. 
 
THE MAGIC OF MARS, UP, CLOSE AND PERSONAL, JUST 55.76 MILLION KM FROM US...  | Read
Hello, it's Thursday, August 28, 2003
Road to avoid
Concert
Student seminar
Kantha on display
 
Timeout
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Jeevan Sangeet
Pandit Bhimsen Joshi is acknowledged as the leadin...  | Read.. 
 
 
 You share your birthday with...
Shania TwainPeople are attracted to your individuality. You are strongly independent and p ...Read.. 
Letters
  Bitter taste in minister’s blood sugar test
  The hole story
  Playing politics
 
Puja-time carnival plan on Park Street
This Durga puja, one will be able to choose between puli pithey and ...  | Read.. 

Vet grooming for outcast tribals
A notified criminal tribe since pre-Independence days, the Midnapur Lodha S...  | Read.. 

Pandal fire fee hiked
Fire brigade approval for puja pandals in the city and suburbs will cost mo...  | Read.. 

Research tag access to tax evasion
Horizon Medicare and Research Institute (not its real name), a premier rese...  | Read.. 

Fingers in every pot, hands on the drums
It was fun time for the tots, and they did it all with elan — making clay p...  | Read.. 

 
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Saplings for trees lost to flyovers
Twin hoax calls at airport
Puja bookings
Computer spares
Body found
Power cut protest
Calcuttan of the Week More.. 
Garage girl tinkering with tools
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