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Consent hoax after horror
First deface the wall and then pen a pre-dated permission on behalf of the victim. That is the latest wall graffiti strategy of political foot soldiers waging war on our walls to drum up support for their generals...  | Read.. 
Terror catch in ticket queue
An alleged Pakistani ex-jawan-turned-terrorist said to have sneaked into the city through Bangladesh for a secret mission in ...  | Read.. 
Holiday ends in tragedy
A Calcutta-based PWD engineer holidaying in north Bengal with his family died along with his teenaged daughter in a road acci...  | Read.. 
Hoax call triggers airport scare
A hoax call made from a satellite phone triggered a bomb scare at Calcutta airport on Thursday afternoon. ...  | Read.. 
Favourite city of favourite people
Her favourite filmmaker is from here. Her favourite writer is from here. No wonder it was a happy Deepa Mehta dropping into C...  | Read.. 
Ticket room in Writers’ singed
A fire broke out on Thursday evening on the ground floor of Block G at Writers’ Buildings, which houses the office of the spo...  | Read.. 
Teen vrooms into CM’s convoy
Bike’s close shave with last car in Buddha cavalcade on Park Street

A bike-borne teenager barged into the chief minister’s convoy on Thursday morning, causing quite a flutter on Park Street. ...  | Read.. 
Consent hoax after horror
Hello It's Friday , March 20 , 2009
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 You share your birthday with...
Alka YagnikYou are kind, honest and patient. Work hard if you want to succeed and don’t let other ...Read.. 
Structure of stitches & she
In her earliest memory, Shreyasi Chatterjee remembers assisting her father — a doctor by profession ...  | Read.. 
Terrace blocked to rein in JU boarders
Jadavpur University (JU) has decided on a series of measures to ease fricti...  | Read.. 

Blockade disrupts trains
Trains between Calcutta and Mumbai were disrupted on Thursday because of a ...  | Read.. 

Gelatine clue in slums
CID sleuths suspect that the seven gelatine sticks found in a Salt Lake-How...  | Read.. 

CU scraps course for lack of teachers
Calcutta University has withdrawn permission to five affiliated colleges to...  | Read.. 

Jawan suicide in barracks
A jawan of the Eastern Frontier Rifles (EFR) committed suicide in Alipore e...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
CU to revise exam dates for polls
Metro timing on Sunday
Trio injured
Road death
Bus overturns
300 arrested