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Tale of failed tests and broken promises
Two months after Asim Dasgupta’s visit and it is almost time for the progress report....  | Read.. 
 
Owners get bail in hooch case
The two partners of a hooch shop — where spurious liquor had claimed six lives in February — were released on bail today ...  | Read.. 
 
Court block to tea relief
Any possible legal relief for the starving thousands of north Bengal has got stuck in a maze of court procedures. ...  | Read.. 
 
Academics to meet in hill town
Academics from across the state and the Northeast will converge on this hill town on June 9 and 10. ...  | Read.. 
 
Govt to buy land directly from farmers
The Bengal government has decided not to wait for the land acquisition process to resume and would rather buy land direc ...  | Read.. 
 
Everest rerun on big screen with memories of ’96
The highest mountain on earth is set to make a comeback in an IMAX film featuring one of Darjeeling’s favourite sons, Ja ...  | Read.. 
 
‘Kissing’ teens forced to marry
Two teenagers were forced into a marriage here last night after they allegedly kissed each other. ...  | Read.. 
 
Policy shift on private colleges
The state government has decided to allow self-financing private colleges to offer general degree courses in conventiona ...  | Read.. 
 
Rickshaw tumbles, 7 girls hurt
Seven students travelling in a rickshaw-van were injured when it turned turtle after hitting a boulder at Collegepara t ...  | Read.. 
 
Foundation laid for two bridges
In a bid to promote tourism in the Buxa hill, the state government has sanctioned Rs 1.5 crore for a 6-km motorable road ...  | Read.. 
 
Surgeons fix 7-yr lockjaw
A team of city surgeons has fixed an 11-year-old Mizo boy’s locked jaw that could not be set right for seven years. Doct ...  | Read.. 
 
Rehab plan for Sikkim oustees
The Sikkim government has decided to expedite the process of providing relief and rehabilitation to people evicted because o ...  | Read.. 
 
Hill hero crosses voting barrier
The singing hero from the town has gone one step forward in Indian Idol, despite a hitch in the mass voting plan from th ...  | Read.. 
 
Villagers cross the temporary bridge over the Kalindri river in Malda. Everyday, hundreds of people use the bridge which connects around 25 villages i ...  | Read
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