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Since 1st March, 1999
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‘Those who will not avail of this CMC offer within three months of the announcement will suffer’
Subrata Mukherjee, mayor, on the ‘amnesty scheme’ to legalise buildings

Waiver offer to illegal homes
Forget building rules and just build. Mayor Subrata Mukherjee is there to save you. Drawing up a plan that is bound to draw flak, the Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) is all set to legalise unauthorised constructions built in the city till Decemb...  | Read.. 
Two-pronged custody fight for flyovers
The four flyovers being built with Japanese funds have succeeded in attracting surrogate parents, though three of them are ye...  | Read.. 
Bangla goon falls in net
In a pre-dawn swoop on Friday, the police stormed the staff quarters of Calcutta Port Trust (CPT) near Howrah bridge and pic...  | Read.. 
Buddha, party nod eases Salt Lake rein on trade from home
With pressure rising from within the CPM and chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and his predecessor Jyoti Basu agreeing t...  | Read.. 
Pay-up guns boom on defence units
After the bearhug comes the bill. Within four days of Mamata Banerjee embracing George Fernandes on the Brigade Parade Ground ...  | Read.. 
For virtuoso tabla exponent Tanmoy Bose (third from right), exploring new frontiers is a way of life. He has now embarked on yet another experimental ...  | Read
Hello, it's Saturday, January 11, 2003
What to do this weekend
Snaps of history
On stage
Education fair
A surreal journey
“A work of art is a corner of creation seen throu...  | Read.. 
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City Lights
Tradition ’n’ tech in melody mix ...  | Read.. 
Neuro unit languishes in apathy
A decade ago, when it was founded by the government, the Bangur Institute o...  | Read.. 

In winter, breathe uneasy
It’s time for the mercury mark to drop and the pollution level to rise. The...  | Read.. 

Court order on jail conditions
Calcutta High Court has directed prison authorities to display boards in fr...  | Read.. 

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