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Fraud, greed and gullibility
June 2005: Ratan Dhar signs up with Biniyog and puts in Rs 2.5 lakh, eyeing a monthly return of 12 per cent. The first month's yield of Rs 30,000 prompts him to pool money from family and friends and pump it all into the stock market. By April 200...  | Read.. 
Con man conned in revolver deal
Tamal Chakraborty, a tour operator in New Barrackpore, was arrested on Monday for selling a nine-mm revolver to Bhaskar Mukhe...  | Read.. 
Dengue shade on death
Biswajit Pramanik, 35, died on Monday at National Medical College and Hospital, where officials pronounced him a victim of 'd...  | Read.. 
Champion of crafts
Living Crafts of Bengal, an exhibition of 22 crafts ' from daker saaj to the nearly extinct Satgaon quilt ' commemorat...  | Read.. 
Helmets decreed for tower labourers
A day after a labourer had a fatal fall from the 32nd floor of the second tower of South City, the developers of the Prince A...  | Read.. 
Tech sector minnows cry neglect
While the state government is going out of its way to woo information technology (IT) giants such as Wipro, Infosys and ITC I...  | Read.. 
Success rate under review
New multiple-choice JEE format a stumbling block for HS students

The state joint entrance examination (JEE) board is conducting a survey to figure out the comparative performance of students ...  | Read.. 
Pitter-patter drizzles all day long on Monday lent colour to Calcutta's streets, as cars and two-wheelers whizzed by, wet and swift. Met officials sai ...  | Read
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Young Metro
Success in school soccer tourney...  | Read.. 
Upgrade for civic clinics
As a first step towards implementing public-private partnership (PPP) in he...  | Read.. 

Thoughts for steel in fresh minds
Lakshmi Mittal is now the world's biggest steel tycoon, and if the efforts ...  | Read.. 

Parking plaza under lake set to roll
After facing hurdles for a decade, the much-hyped parking plaza under Laldi...  | Read.. 

Home-grown success saga
From a 200-sq-ft hole-in-the-wall mudi shop in Burrabazar to a Rs 20...  | Read.. 

Network for audio, video conferencing
Block development officers, NGOs working in distant villages and other rura...  | Read.. 

Get set
The base, powder, shimmer and shine are no longer just for the face. They a...  | Read.. 
Play time and brunch bites
What: My Fair Lady by Calcutta Club members. Where: GD...  | Read.. 
Feng Shui: Wildlife woes on the walls
My date of birth is August 7, 1958. Recently, I have put up a photograph of tigers in ...  | Read.. 
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Murder twist to inmate death
Hawkers' pledge
Body found
Heart attack
Flight disrupted
Screen On & Off
'It's difficult to please Karan'
Road to a Rauf ride
Plex plus
Anthem chant
Channel topper
Neena natter