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CIMA Gallary
Foul air hits below the belt
Calcutta’s male population is losing the power to procreate with every breath of foul air, according to an Indo-American study of infertility patterns in the city over two decades. ...  | Read.. 
Power dips, heat peaks
A demand-supply mismatch has plunged the city and its neighbouring districts into prolonged periods of power-cuts that offici...  | Read.. 
Fatal fall from bus footboard
A young man standing on the footboard of a private bus fell and was crushed under the rear wheels while trying to get off the...  | Read.. 
SSKM only for poor & critical
SSKM Hospital is finally set to become what it was designed to be — a referral hospital for patients in need of critical or s...  | Read.. 
A fight for ‘bourgeois’ passion
He is the man who had started Calcutta Walks, fought the first court case to save what was later designated as a heritage bui...  | Read.. 
Pre-poll cop scan on risky zones
Police are drawing up a list of “sensitive areas”, apart from “sensitive booths”, where security will be tightened in the run...  | Read.. 
Ice-cream sales go cold as pockets freeze
New Zealand Natural exits barely a year after entry, Mama Mia shuts a few shops

The heat is on but the cautious Calcutta consumer is reluctant to cool off with an ice cream. ...  | Read.. 
John Abraham was the final showstopper on the last day of Kolkata Fashion Week, held in association with t2 at the PC Chandra Gardens. “Khub bhalo, prochur bhalo,” he smiled, when asked how it felt to walk in Bipasha’s hometown. Bips, on her part, should watch every breath of poison air her boyfriend takes in her hometown. Picture by Pabitra Das
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Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Suchitra SenCharming and lively, you impress others easily. You often make false promises. ...Read.. 
From Troy to town, on jute trail
Emmy-winning Scottish actor Brian Cox, a familiar face in Hollywood blockbusters, is in the city tra...  | Read.. 
Rally bane of green lungs
The army, as custodians of the Maidan, has taken a significant step by s...  | Read.. 

Graffiti scar on landmarks
The scramble for wall graffiti before the Lok Sabha polls is now reachin...  | Read.. 

Mother stares at one-way track
Latika Dey spends most of her time sitting on the verandah of her tiny mud...  | Read.. 

Modern times on canvas
At a glance, the idea of showing together the works of Anand Prakash, Souga...  | Read.. 

CID draws up Yash murder suspect list
The Criminal Investigation Department on Sunday prepared a list of people w...  | Read.. 

Candidate record on SMS
The state arm of an initiative to make voters aware of the backgrounds of c...  | Read.. 

Slump boost for domestic tourism
The global downturn and withdrawal of international flights from the city i...  | Read.. 

Memory malady in young
Memory loss is no more a disease of the aged. An increasing number of young...  | Read.. 

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Domestic help found dead
Money snatched
Child drowns
Trader slips