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Since 1st March, 1999
Policy shift on private colleges
The state government has decided to allow self-financing private colleges to offer general degree courses in conventional subjects. Till now, such colleges could only offer courses in emerging subjects. ...  | Read.. 
Citizens powerless in their misery
The sweltering heat is just half their agony, the other half being frequent and prolonged power cuts....  | Read.. 
‘Spectator’ cops rapped
Police will have to explain why no action has been taken against three cops who had allegedly remained mute spectators while ...  | Read.. 
Kick of life for local soccer
Sir Bobby Charlton and Ruud Gullit at the pro league kick-off in September, the talismanic Steven Gerrard leading the Liverpo...  | Read.. 
Son takes back mother
Ninety-year-old Manoda Roy found a home after 15 years. Her son has decided to have his mother back....  | Read.. 
Corrupt officers return to jail
Calcutta High Court on Wednesday upheld the verdict of a CBI court, which had sentenced two income-tax inspectors to three ye...  | Read.. 
Marriage tide turns in favour of techies
Fat pay packet swings parental preference for sunshine sector employees

Groom wanted for a 26-year-old ‘Convent-ed’ girl… Boys from the IT sector will be given first preference. ...  | Read.. 
A launch ghat on Strand Road, off the Shipping Corporation of India office, has no lights. At least 10,000 passengers take a ferry to Howrah station e ...  | Read
Hello, it's Thursday, June 07, 2007
Midweek blast
Art works
What's on in town
 You share your birthday with...
EKTA KAPOOR For you, honesty is the only policy and time is money. You are an efficient ...Read.. 
Young Metro
One-act winners...  | Read.. 
Tool for better service
The civic body has got itself a “magic machine” to fulfil its promise of de...  | Read.. 

Surgeons fix jaw locked for 7 years
A team of city surgeons has fixed an 11-year-old Mizo boy’s locked jaw that...  | Read.. 

Woman punches police officer
A senior police officer was slapped, kicked and abused by a woman in the pr...  | Read.. 

Rain relief after sauna
There was finally some respite from the sultry spell of the past 10 days, a...  | Read.. 

Laser gun to check speed
A taxi driver entered the pages of the Calcutta police history book when he...  | Read.. 

Civic tax act to be amended
The property tax valuation act is likely to be amended after a Supreme Cour...  | Read.. 

Sergeant rescues schoolgirl
A friendly traffic sergeant helped a 12-year-old schoolgirl find her way ba...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Airport arrests for forgery
Water cry halts traffic
Crushed to death
Heat victim
Balloon scare
Fake notes