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Tepid prelude to total bandh
Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday dropped the fig leaf of wordplay and used the term “bandh” to describe the shutdown that the Trinamul Congress plans to inflict on Wednesday....  | Read.. 
 
72 hours on, FIR lodged
The “people-friendly” police of the state took more than 72 hours to register an FIR in an unnatural death case, and that, to...  | Read.. 
 
Alert on viral attacks
Doctors have warned of an outbreak of viral fever in the city. A number of malaria and typhoid cases, too, have been reported...  | Read.. 
 
Litter swamps airport link
Stretches along Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue (VIP Road) have become a happy dumping ground for residents on both sides of the tho...  | Read.. 
 
Photos to monitor pollution
The state pollution control board is using digital cameras to monitor air pollution in Howrah and penalise industrial units v...  | Read.. 
 
Light towers to fight crisis
The city civic authorities will gift two inflatable light towers to Calcutta police to help the cops manage disasters better....  | Read.. 
 
Forced to pay twice for flight seat
Systems glitch cited for cancellation, senior flier made to buy fresh ticket

Pay twice for flying once! Krishna Sachdeva, 65, was forced to pay twice for a ticket on an Air Deccan flight from Delhi to C ...  | Read.. 
 
Policemen line the path as Ganesha goes to a devotee’s home, on a rickshaw at Hazra, during Tuesday morning’s 12-hour bandh. Picture by Sanjoy Chattop ...  | Read
 
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Mystery of missing bond
With the role of top cops coming under the CBI scanner on Tuesday, the spotlight is on a bond signed...  | Read.. 
 
Wanted man in airport net
A Delhi-based property dealer wanted in connection with a cheating case was...  | Read.. 

 
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