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Band cries Murder over tune lift
It’s daylight robbery in Murder, screamed a cult Bangladeshi rock band, and its plea has been heard. Miles, a popular music act on both sides of the Bengal divide, has accused Bollywood ...  | Read.. 
 
Civic coffer bleeds in build boom
There’s a boom in construction of private residential and commercial highrises, but Calcutta’s civic authorities, also into r...  | Read.. 
 
Painkillers a peril during pregnancy
An indiscriminate consumption of painkillers by an expectant mother to fight the familiar back pain during pregnancy ...  | Read.. 
 
Calling all ‘smart’ kids
He may not be too keen on comparing the two. But add quizwhiz Siddhartha Basu to a cocktail of expensive sets, mega prizes an...  | Read.. 
 
Ahead, twirl time again atop Victoria
The Angel of Victory, atop the Victoria Memorial dome, will twirl once again, after all. As part of an elaborate plan to make the 83-year-old Memorial more attractive, the authorities have roped in 222-year-old Jessop to get things going...  | Read.. 
 
The sweltering Calcutta heat is proving to be a bit too much for the Chhoti Bahu. After a grilling three-day shoot for Shri Bimal Mitra’s Sahib Biw ...  | Read
Hello, it's Thursday, May 20, 2004
Road to avoid
Soccer meet
Workshops
In camera
 
Timeout
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In search of the self
Life has become so stressful in the present day th...  | Read.. 
 
CINEMA More.. 
 
 You share your birthday with...
Cher. You will be occupied with social work. A lot of travel is likely. Your efforts will ...Read.. 
Letters
  Mute at crime time, vocal in blame game
  Water worry
  Health no issue
 
Pointers from an ex-IITian
Chetan Bhagat hardly looks the kind to write a novel — even a 250-odd pager...  | Read.. 

Road tax, car fees set to get hi-tech
Stride into one of several offices, whip out a credit card-like piece of pl...  | Read.. 

Body scan now in 45 seconds
The state-run hospitals don’t have the facilities to provide super-speciali...  | Read.. 

Fingerprint tests on computer log-in
Wiser after the contradictory report of the fingerprint test conducted by t...  | Read.. 

Sun turns up heat, Howrah taps dry
As the mercury climbs, the taps of several wards of the Howrah Municipal Co...  | Read.. 

Drugs sell briskly under police nose
Right under the nose of the city police, drug-pushers offer their varied st...  | Read.. 

Cadets revive school for streetchildren
Streetchildren of Lake Town and Patipukur — all below five — need no longer...  | Read.. 

First love fun
International collaborations for Bollywood blockbusters is one thing, getti...  | Read.. 
Yours naturally
To work for the cause of destitute women has been the motto of Sasha. And t...  | Read.. 
Feng Shui: Plant placate in prickly patch
Q I have a small patch of garden in my house. I am extremely fond of pla...  | Read.. 
 
The City Diary More.. 
Another medical panel visit to SSKM
Fire alarm at Writers’
Congress protest
Youth drowns
AC compartments
Train services hit
Calcuttan of the Week More.. 
Reflection of life’s mission
A somewhat difficult childhood was what inspired this resident of Metiabruz ...  | Read..