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Since 1st March, 1999
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Blame game on streets of squalor
What makes some Calcuttans compulsive litter-bugs' Metro accompanies a civic official around town to catch them in the act...  | Read.. 
Hotel boom spurs degree school spree
Realising that the hospitality industry is headed for a boom in the years ahead, the state government has two institutes of h...  | Read.. 
Mumbai firm eyes Tolly quality pie
The big screen is big business. Even in Bengal. Joining the line of “organised” producers taking the Tollywood plunge is Mapl...  | Read.. 
Tune in at night, in distress or delight
From 10 to 10.30 every night, the 250-odd hams, members of the Calcutta VHF (very high frequency) Amateur Radio Society, get ...  | Read.. 
Monsoon marks debut, mercury dips
It’s here, finally. The monsoon arrived in Calcutta early on Wednesday, as dark, rain-bearing clouds of the south-west monsoo ...  | Read.. 
Saibal Chakraborty, bank employee from Kankurgachhi, was found by a civic official urinating on Chowringhee, next to the Maidan Metro station. “I admit I am wrong. I am truly ashamed,” he said. “But as a diabetic, I need to go to relieve myself often and there is little that I can do when I am out on the streets. Where are the public urinals'” Pictures by Amit Datta
Hello, it's Thursday, June 19, 2003
Road to avoid
Alumni meet
Season sale
Dui Taranga consists of two one-act plays. ...  | Read.. 
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Laparoscopy centre runs the gamut
Eight beds are all the Institute of Laparoscopic Surgery started with on Ju...  | Read.. 

Cop alert on domestics as rob-jobs rise
Worried by a sudden spurt in burglaries — many of them ‘inside’ jobs — the ...  | Read.. 

Rain drill to avert road risks
In the wake of a road mishap last week, in which a taxi skidded off the rai...  | Read.. 

3 women as sari saviours
It was a new cotton sari, worn for the first time by a 35-year-old woman, t...  | Read.. 

A day for the love of music
A dash of djembe (African drum). A strum of guitar. With a twang of ektara....  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Tram union claims profit for no tickets
HC dismisses doctor case
Run over by bus
Prisoners’ results
Thumbs Up
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Flights of fancy on wings of pets
her love is animals, and her life’s work is with pigeons. Manowara Qasem’s ...  | Read..