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CIMA Gallary
A library lost, a car saved
Tuesday marked the beginning of the rerun of the election-induced horrors of 2006 for readers at National Library....  | Read.. 
Schools lack asthma care
The tragedy that befell Akriti Bhatia in Delhi may strike Calcutta any day, experts warned on World Asthma Day (May 5)....  | Read.. 
Sachin who hit bully for a six
Sachin Halder may own a Tata Safari but he prefers his trusty 100cc Yamaha motorcycle....  | Read.. 
Wanted: clinics for diabetics
The city needs comprehensive diabetic management clinics as there has been a rise in the number of people suffering from the ...  | Read.. 
Tech tool boost for fire brigade
Basanta Polai, who held the fire department to ransom last week by perching himself on the edge of the 12th floor terrace of ...  | Read.. 
Junior doctors call off strike
The ceasework started by junior doctors at Chittaranjan National Medical College and Hospital on Monday was withdrawn on Tues...  | Read.. 
Grand guard rails gone one night, back the next
Barricades removed for 24 hours after argument between judge and hotel guards on scan jurisdiction

The guard rails on Chowringhee set up outside The Oberoi Grand after the Mumbai terror strikes on November 26 did the disappe ...  | Read.. 
A child runs through a flock of pigeons in front of Victoria Memorial on Tuesday. Picture by Sanat Kumar Sinha
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 You share your birthday with...
You are disciplined and can take firm decisions. You value tradition and family ties but people cons ...Read.. 
  Penalise tax dodgers
  Victoria woes
  Heat pangs
Goon attack on family
An extortionist barged into a Howrah house early on Tuesday and attacked th...  | Read.. 

Student held for visa fraud
A hotel management student from Gujarat, who flew to London from Calcutta a...  | Read.. 

Waugh to wade into clean-up cause
Steve Waugh is ready to get his hands and feet dirty — for the sake of a wa...  | Read.. 

Kidnap prods security beef-up at schools
Private schools in the city have decided to tighten security around the cam...  | Read.. 

Abduction attempt on ‘girlfriend’
A 25-year-old man allegedly tried to kidnap his former girlfriend from the ...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Roadblock over drinking water
Case against activist
Tolly club
Cheating case
Deer antlers
Man injured