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Sedative kills robbed widow
Drugged by the “salesgirl” who robbed her apartment six days ago, an elderly woman never recovered from the effects of heavy sedation and died on Wednesday morning....  | Read.. 
Colleges work hard on soft skills
Priya Singh had a fear of public speaking. The words would never come out the way the first-year B.Com student wanted them to...  | Read.. 
Bound to books for a better life
Dreams are all that make some children in the city open their books everyday. Over 50 of them were felicitated on Tuesday by ...  | Read.. 
Police job racket net widens
Bappa and Gopal Das, the alleged masterminds of the police job racket, had also fielded dummy candidates in recruitment tests...  | Read.. 
JU discards inquiry report
The executive council of Jadavpur University has virtually discarded the report of the one-man commission that probed violenc...  | Read.. 
Centre for green tips to industry
The state government will set up a centre that will help industrial units abide by environmental norms....  | Read.. 
All shows lead to IPL
Movie theatres bear the brunt as T20 on TV grips city

The latest blockbuster in town is giving Bollywood a run for its money. Or, making the money run away from Bollywood. ...  | Read.. 
The favourite guest of Udayan is back. Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh visited the Barrackpore home for children of leprosy patients, of which ...  | Read
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Young Metro
Roadmap for budding scribes...  | Read.. 
Backup pipeline for water mains
The civic authorities are set to lay a second water pipe between Tallah and...  | Read.. 

Lights, action off the pitch
The lights did not go off at Eden Gardens on Tuesday night but the wiring i...  | Read.. 

Man dies on road as cops dither
A 75-year-old unconscious man was left to die on a road as two police stati...  | Read.. 

Presidency to have board cut-offs
The new admission procedure of Presidency College will ensure a level-playi...  | Read.. 

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Close shave on Metro tracks
Radar repairs
Rizwanur case
Road mishaps
Escape bid
Student suicide