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Since 1st March, 1999
Nod freeze for new schools
In an attempt to check the mushrooming of English-medium schools in and around Calcutta ' not all of which have adequate infrastructure ' the state government has decided to tighten rules for opening ICSE or CBSE institutions....  | Read.. 
Month on, arrest in killing case
More than a month after 32-year-old Arghya Dam, a resident of Hidaram Banerjee Lane, in central Calcutta, was found murdered ...  | Read.. 
Battered men at women's cell door
The women's grievance cell of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) is besieged with complaints from an unexpected sour...  | Read.. 
Courses, centres for tech training
Information technology (IT) training major NIIT is gearing to introduce a host of programmes in West Bengal. ...  | Read.. 
Surge in creativity curve
A long tradition of creativity, loads of untapped talent and a rapidly changing state. Factors that can combine to propel Wes...  | Read.. 
Civic estate plan irks residents
Over 500 residents of Purba Putiary, in the Regent Park area, are up in arms against the Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC)...  | Read.. 
Rs 7 crore fetches villa in the sky
In the heart of south Calcutta, 41 floors in a building designed as a futuristic spacecraft

The Calcutta Manhattan is poised to scale a new peak. Chatterjee International (24), Hiland Park (28), South City (35), and n ...  | Read.. 
Author Shobhaa De and script-writer Kamlesh Pandey in conversation before Satirupeno, a workshop by Sananda and Sahara One on atrocities agains ...  | Read
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Missing, cards for complaint
An acute shortage of complaint cards has become an impediment in lodging co...  | Read.. 

Footwear chemicalcause of allergy
Chemicals used in footwear are behind a rapidly-spreading allergy in the ci...  | Read.. 

House proud: Haute for the home
All Friends fans will know just how many feelings of bliss a lazy bo...  | Read.. 
Fitness facts
What: Launch of certified fitness courses by B.D. Bangur Endowment i...  | Read.. 
Being who I want to be, for free
I find myself in a shopping mall. Itís a little kinky ' but thatí...  | Read.. 
You can't get through this week without
Catching the season-end sale...  | Read.. 
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Couple held for job fraud
Run over
Body found
Flight ticket
Property tax
Screen On & Off
Funnyman and serious guy
Back to new office
A tattoo with a twist
Migration mayhem
Italy on screen