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For the city to breathe easy
The tram was back to being a streetcar named desire as Calcutta got through Friday without its fleet of private buses and taxis “It was nice to see people queuing up to board trams for a change. It reminded me of the 70s and the 80s, when the tram was a very popular mode of transport,” 58-year-old Biswanath Ghosh....  | Read.. 
Save people, says court
Calcutta High Court on Friday disallowed a plea aimed at an extension of the July 31 deadline for the phase-out of old and po...  | Read.. 
Drug-and-rob masseuse held
A 45-year-old who would masquerade as a masseuse to enter homes she intended robbing and drug her victims was arrested on Thu...  | Read.. 
Bench hears Aftab case
The appeals moved by Dubai don Aftab Ansari and six of his associates challenging the death sentence awarded to them by a ses...  | Read.. 
Film crew in fatal crash
The director and assistant director of an under-production Bengali film died in a road mishap at Uluberia early on Friday whi...  | Read.. 
Chief nurse held in medical scam
The nurse-in-charge of NRS Medical College and Hospital was arrested on Thursday night for allegedly smuggling medicines and ...  | Read.. 
Quizmaster Sourav takes guard
Cricket hero who grew up watching Q&A shows is learning on the job

Dadagiri: n & adj. Dada’s primary occupation. Rising above the ordinary and exercising his right that makes his position difficult to challenge. The word may not have made it to the Oxford English ...  | Read.. 
Commuters make a beeline for a crowded tram at Sealdah on Friday morning, with buses and taxis off the roads because of the one-day strike. Picture by Amit Datta
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 You share your birthday with...
Matt LeBlanc, Raageshwari & Somnath Chatterjee
You are adventurous and fun-loving. You always gi ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Shakespeare, the Chipko movement and Tagore’s Dakghar, these were some of the subjects explored ...  | Read.. 
Arrested for realty fraud
A senior official of a realty firm was arrested on Friday for allegedly submitting fake cash receipts of over Rs 2 crore to the civic body....  | Read..