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34 more to join fast from today
As the stand-off between the administration and the 19 prisoners on hunger strike at North Bengal Medical College and Hospital (NBMCH) completed 13 days today, 34 other KLO militants of Jalpaiguri Central Jail have decided to join the indefinite...  | Read.. 
 
Diktat bows to tradition
The message was clear. Religion and traditions are more deep-rooted than politicians and their diktats. ...  | Read.. 
 
Civic funds to go back
The Alipurduar municipality today claimed that grants to the tune of Rs 52 lakh might go back untouched as the civic bod ...  | Read.. 
 
School alert on corporal punishment
Teachers in Nadia have been warned against corporal punishment and asked to take students’ complaints about illness seri ...  | Read.. 
 
Art gives touch of life to idols
Idol-makers here are facing stiff competition from an art graduate of Krishnagar. ...  | Read.. 
 
Pep pill for rural health
The government has drawn up a plan to modernise rural and sub-divisional health centres to ease the pressure on state-ru ...  | Read.. 
 
Bullets for rapist
Known for its vigilantism, the United National Liberation Front (UNLF) last night “punished” a guide of Kangla Fort by s ...  | Read.. 
 
Charges pile on con man
Complaints have been pouring in from people here against con man Debasish Mukherjee, who was arrested on Wednesday. ...  | Read.. 
 
New cold storage for farmers
A multi-purpose cold storage, built at a cost of Rs 4 crore, was inaugurated at Mahakaldham village in the Dinhata polic ...  | Read.. 
 
Ladies set for border debut
The Border Security Force (BSF) will for the first time deploy women near the Bangladesh border. ...  | Read.. 
 
Travel operators in state permit plea
Tour operators based here have alleged that the present system of obtaining separate permits for plying luxury taxis in ...  | Read.. 
 
Asokspeak on AIDS control
The fact that HIV is spreading among women and children shows that the incurable disease is no longer restricted to people f ...  | Read.. 
 
Verbal clash over HC stay order
Madan Tamang might have obtained a stay from the high court on all further proceedings in relation to the defamation sui ...  | Read.. 
 
Debate poser on syllabus change
The 10th inter-school debate championship was held on the premises of Himali Boarding School here on Saturday. ...  | Read.. 
 
Kid charms hill meet with poems
You (education) gave light to darkness/ Found the way to the moon/ Happy are the educated lot /Sad, who are not ...  | Read.. 
 
Trucks pick up sand from the dried-up riverbed near the third Mahananda bridge in Siliguri on Sunday. A Telegraph picture
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