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Pool cars are boon and bane
The morning after nine-year-old Kaustav Bhattacharya died on way to school in a pool car, thousands of students had to avail of the illegal, and often dangerous, system — because they hardly have a choice....  | Read.. 
Heckled in office, institute director resigns
The director of the School of Tropical Medicine resigned on Friday after being heckled by members of the CPM-backed employees...  | Read.. 
Cricket talent crushed
Kaustav Bhattacharya, who died in a car crash on VIP Road on Thursday, was to play in CAB’s Under-13 Ambar Roy Sub-Junior Cri...  | Read.. 
HS asked for ideal answers
A Calcutta High Court judge on Friday re-examined the answer scripts of three students who had failed to clear Higher Seconda...  | Read.. 
Sunita ‘docks’ in city
The spacewoman is coming to the country that has spent the past few months clamouring to claim her as its own....  | Read.. 
Troughs play rain-makers
Several spells of rain lashed Calcutta and its adjoining areas on Friday. The Met office predicted more showers in the next 2...  | Read.. 
Harass fine on airline
Consumer court orders British Airways to pay Rs 3-lakh compensation

A consumer court has asked British Airways (BA) to pay about Rs 3 lakh to five passengers for harassing them at Heathrow airp ...  | Read.. 
Schoolchildren are led away to a pool car by the driver. Picture by Sanat Kumar Sinha
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Mall-eria, strictly by design
Ten years ago, India didn’t have a single shopping mall. Now, nearly 50 million sq ft of mall space ...  | Read.. 
Lose sleep in fast lane
Deepak Banerjee is a senior sales manager with an FMCG company. He slog...  | Read.. 

Roads & highways set to roll
The Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) will take up next mo...  | Read.. 

Man beaten up, wife roughed up
Nanigopal Pal, in his early 50s, was allegedly beaten up by his neighbour G...  | Read.. 

Lover stabs homemaker
A 27-year-old homemaker was stabbed to death by her lover at Teghoria on Fr...  | Read.. 

Frown on riverside eateries
Six months from now, passengers stepping out of Howrah station will get an ...  | Read.. 

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