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Since 1st March, 1999
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‘This is as good an example as you can find anywhere’
Bowrings art consultant, on the Calcutta collection

History haul under hammer
The huge banquet hall of Sonar Bangla Sheraton & Towers has turned into a sale room on Wednesday afternoon. It is crammed with furniture that has a typical ye olde world look, ceramic vases and plates, scores of bronze figures, clocks, ena...  | Read.. 
Civic collision over road permit
The simmering tension between mayor Subrata Mukherjee and the bulk of the members of his council in the Calcutta Municipal Co...  | Read.. 
Mercury dips to 14-yr low
Calcutta shivered on its coldest day in 14 years as the mercury dipped to 9.4 degrees Celsius, five degrees below normal....  | Read.. 
Mamata to tame teasers
Trinamul Congress chairperson Mamata Banerjee announced on Wednesday that her party will launch a campaign against the spurt...  | Read.. 
Topping times for the pizza platter
Sales double in a fiscal, rivals ready to serve up more from more outlets

Calcutta’s appetite for the once Italian, now global icon – the pizza – is growing voraciously. ...  | Read.. 
Bowrings Oriental expert Peter Bufton caresses a large Japanese bronze, valued between Rs 7 lakh and Rs 10 lakh, that will go under the hammer at the auction house’s first Calcutta sale on Friday. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
Hello, it's Thursday, January 16, 2003
Road to avoid
Book launch
Prize distribution
Of artistic borrowings
Shatabdir Anusriti (Theatre song and film son...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Kate Moss, model. You know how to get what you want. Academics will be a suitable career. ...Read.. 
  Of high-handed men in high offices
  No strength in numbers
  A fresh script
Test fest to bring out the best
The first family of Indian quizzing, in the country’s quizzing ‘Mecca’, in ...  | Read.. 

Cop deposes in attack case
One of the two killers, who shot dead six policemen in front of the America...  | Read.. 

Metro digs up resident rage
It’s the residents of Naktala and Rathtala, in Tollygunge, versus the Metro...  | Read.. 

Trade fee hike after talks
Urban development minister Asok Bhattacharya has said that a final decision...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Panel appeal to missing woman
Water reservoir for Jadavpur
Haj flights
Train cancelled
Held for car theft
Matador stolen
Calcuttan of the Week More.. 
Scientist glued to genes
Facilitating the process of criminal justice by churning out crucial forens ...  | Read..