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Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.30°C (+3)
Max : 33.30°C (-1)
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CIMA Gallary
A hub of healing is ailing
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has found glaring violations in the functioning of the Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute (CNCI). According to a CAG audit tabled in Parliament last week, the institute that enjoys both central and state ...  | Read.. 
Victim of wait and watch
The minority and human rights organisations in the state are not particularly perturbed by the plight of Aftab Alam Ansari ...  | Read.. 
GenX under clash scan
An internal probe by the Students’ Federation of India (SFI) has confirmed “involvement” of the organisation’s activists in ...  | Read.. 
Kidnap boss grounded
The alleged kingpin of a kidnapping ring was arrested from a check-in counter at the airport on Wednesday afternoon just as h...  | Read.. 
Fire razes Tangra unit
A fire broke out in a machinery spare-parts factory, where huge quantities of plastic and inflammable materials were stocked,...  | Read.. 
Spirit of desert state on display
Rajasthanis in Calcutta will celebrate their home state’s 59th birthday on March 27....  | Read.. 
One plex, one day & 20 shows
Multi-starrer races into town on festive Friday with record count

Twenty shows a day at a single plex; 72 shows a day at all five plexes in town — the Race to cash in is on this festiv ...  | Read.. 
Children check out a pop-up book at the inauguration of Sumitro Basak’s debut solo exhibition, On the Verge, at CIMA Gallery (March 19 to April 8). Pr ...  | Read
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Akshaye KhannaWherever you go, you want the spotlight to be focussed on you. You have very ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Graduating in style...  | Read.. 
And now, direct-to-car beam
Leaving for work when Tendulkar is not out on 91? Caught in traffic while y...  | Read.. 

JU teaching posts vacant
Twenty-three teaching posts in Jadavpur University are lying vacant because...  | Read.. 

Cop curb on Holi
Police arrangements have been stepped up for March 21 to ensure that Holi —...  | Read.. 

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Fake IAS held on dupe charge
Tanker overturns
Theft remand
Rape cry
Suicide bid