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Since 1st March, 1999
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‘Competition is the main problem faced by children today’
Indian Academy of Paediatrics

The rat race of parenting
Two Bhuvans, two Mother Teresas, two Kalpana Chawlas, two Indira Gandhis, a Rajiv Gandhi and a Sonia Gandhi, half-a-dozen Netajis and even Queen Victoria....  | Read.. 
Frenchman’s footwork for local bard’s lines
The show will comprise a collection of Shakti Chattopadhyay’s poems, chosen by Joy Goswami, put together by Chetna Jalan, per...  | Read.. 
River ferries stalled in silt
Soma Nandi of Ramkrishnapur had a harrowing experience last Thursday afternoon when she reached the Shibpur ferry ghat. A low...  | Read.. 
Sack order sparks strike at gas plant
Housewives of Budge Budge and Mahestala, on the southern fringes of the city, are facing a crisis due to a delay in the suppl...  | Read.. 
Frightful twist to medical mercy tale
Doctors mangle face of Netaji follower after nine surgeries for malignant ulcer

The British imperialists took away his freedom in the 1940s, but Indian doctors did worse in 2000 — put the 77-year-old man u ...  | Read.. 
Aamir Khan’s Bhuvan had back-up on Tuesday. The Lagaan hero was joined by Mother Teresa and Princess Diana, Charlie Chaplin and Bhagat Singh, Princess Barbie and Lord Krishna in a star-studded ‘look-alike’ line-up in the city for toddlers. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
Hello, it's Wednesday, February 12, 2003
Roads to avoid
Album launch
Musical soiree
Film talk
"There is an uncanny similarity between ...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
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Safety first at Madhyamik
After a rap on the knuckles from the high court last year for its careless ...  | Read.. 

Fast-track tech drives mobile crime
Combating cellular crime has sent alarm bells ringing through the corridors...  | Read.. 

The three R’s and an eyeful of sky
Just after dawn, when joggers start trooping into the verdant Dhakuria Lake...  | Read.. 

All geared up to go the Ganguly way
Top-of-the-line bowling machine, video wall for course correction, scientif...  | Read.. 

Another infant left behind in hospital
Same place, same problem. Trouble broke out in Calcutta Medical College and...  | Read.. 

Court throws rulebook at CU
The rulebook must be honoured. But delivering justice is of more immediate ...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Taxi driver held for murder of wife
Plea for Uday Shankar home
Bank fraud arrests
Woman run over
Id arrangements
Held for extortion
Calcutta Column More.. 
No passage up the broken stairs
Bottled impurity