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Wails of woe and shattered dreams
Kalyan Tamang (24) was lying on his bed and playing with his four-year-old daughter Shreya, occasionally taunting the mother who was cooking lunch for the family, when a deafening sound completely shattered his life. ...  | Read.. 
 
Film on trafficking & lost childhood
A 13-year-old girl from a village near Panitanki, about 40 km from here, goes missing. She is traced to a brothel in Mum ...  | Read.. 
 
Rajganj boy in Mumbai
It has taken him nine long years, but Rana Majumdar has finally found his place among the music maestros of Bollywood. < ...  | Read.. 
 
Puja bonus cheer at ‘sick’ estates
The tea gardens may have been classified as “sick”, but that has not stopped the workers of three estates in the Dooars ...  | Read.. 
 
A goddess, royally different
With a history of 500 years, the Durga Puja at Debibati might have lost much of its royal grandeur, but not the enthusiasm i ...  | Read.. 
 
Cops dismiss rebel claims
Darjeeling district police today sought to play down the United Gorkha Revolutionary Front (UGRF)’s claims that its arme ...  | Read.. 
 
Flood toll rises to 47
The flood toll went up to 47 today with nine more deaths reported from Birbhum and Murshidabad. ...  | Read.. 
 
Hunger strike enters Day 21
The deadlock between the militants and the administration showed no signs of breaking on the 20th day of the hunger stri ...  | Read.. 
 
Priya to forge ties with Mamata
Sonia Gandhi has assigned Priya Ranjan Das Munshi the task of keeping in touch with Mamata Banerjee to forge an alliance ...  | Read.. 
 
Cyclone hits huts & birds
A cyclone, which lasted hardly for 10 minutes, wreaked havoc in Malda district today. ...  | Read.. 
 
Stomach bug downs airmen
Some 125 Indian Air Force men are recovering from a bacterial infection they caught after consuming food at their mess a ...  | Read.. 
 
Pandal boost to Bengal art
As puja committees everywhere are vying with each other to grab the attention of pandal-hoppers, Natunpara Sarbojonin (R ...  | Read.. 
 
A portion of Chowrasta Road that has collapsed. Picture by Suman Tamang
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