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Since 1st March, 1999
Lawmen in lunge at lady
A constable in Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's people-friendly force hurled abuse at a 26-year-old woman and made a grab at her in front of the civic headquarters on Friday ' all for being denied a bribe of Rs 650....  | Read.. 
Lease scam hits Salt Lake
A land scam is taking concrete shape in Salt Lake. The state urban development department has constituted a committee to prob...  | Read.. 
'Police' in tourist robbery
Ask for directions in Calcutta and get your purse snatched by a 'cop'....  | Read.. 
Car 'blast' sparks panic
The residents of a south Calcutta neighbourhood had a close shave on Friday morning, when two carbon dioxide-filled cylinders...  | Read.. 
Safe licence plates set for '07 debut
After running into rough weather for over a year, introduction of High Security Registration Plates (HSRP) for vehicles is se...  | Read.. 
Fatal jump off office building
A man in his mid-40s committed suicide by jumping off the fifth floor of Yogayog Bhawan on Friday afternoon. His fell on the ...  | Read.. 
A change of place, not plan
Die-hard travellers dump Kashmir to explore Bangkok, Kerala and more

Rajesh Gidwani, a businessman from Chowringhee Lane, had finalised his plans for a family holiday in Kashmir. But then came t ...  | Read.. 
Soumitra Chatterjee directs his daughter Poulami (centre) and Anandi, film-maker Goutam Ghose's daughter, in Homa Pakhi, a theatre production f ...  | Read
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You are not easily swayed by flattery and know the difference between fantasy and fact. You have an ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Surveys indicate that around 52 per cent of the Indian population is below the age of 25. ...  | Read.. 
Z for Zizou
I had planned to begin this column on a serious and scholarly note. Perhaps...  | Read.. 

Stamp of slavery as girls go missing
There are villages without girls in Bengal and every village is a source ar...  | Read.. 

High tech on the high way
In March this year, a taxi carrying 15 persons collided with a truck on the...  | Read.. 

Sniffer squad for station security
In the wake of blasts in Mumbai and Srinagar on Tuesday, the Government Rai...  | Read.. 

Raid heat in red alert
Police have launched a crackdown on illegal Bangladeshi immigrants, followi...  | Read.. 

Timeless trinkets & art affair
What: Timeless Jewels, a costume jewellery exhibition by designer Ja...  | Read.. 
A place to play in work para
Tired after a long day’s hectic work schedule, back-to-back meetings a...  | Read.. 
Trend talk for tots
Cargos, denims, printed or plain, three-quarter pants ...  | Read.. 
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Harassment cry on court premises
Girl down with dengue
Counsel chaos
Estate case
Flight snag
Sleaze arrests
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