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Tank that’s never tanked is 100
An unsung Calcutta landmark, the largest of its kind in the world, turns 100 on Wednesday with a rare record of snag-free service to the city over 10 decades....  | Read.. 
Buddha’s boo-boo
“Many of us still believe that astronomy is a science. But I don’t believe that astronomy is science”...  | Read.. 
Traffic thrown haywire in rejig for ramp
Calcutta police’s traffic diversion plan for the construction of a ramp on the AJC Bose Road flyover went horribly wrong on D...  | Read.. 
November’s first nip in air
The record swelter run was broken on Tuesday with the maximum temperature climbing down to normal — 28.9 degrees Celsius — f...  | Read.. 
HS free of forms
Class XII students of the state board will no longer have to fill up the examination form to sit for the school-leaving test....  | Read.. 
Plastic drive deferred
The civic authorities on Tuesday deferred the planned two-day drive to free the city markets of banned plastic bags under pre...  | Read.. 
Screen hunt for fest
Glitches force Team Nandan to eye plexes

Wanted: suitable screens for the 16th Calcutta Film Festival. If the political ground seems to be slipping from beneath the c ...  | Read.. 
The world's largest water reservoir stands on galvanised iron stilts. Pictures by Sanjoy Chattopadhyaya
Tank that’s never tanked is 100
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Son held for theft
Sakir Arif, 23, was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly stealing Rs 1.4 lakh from his father’s office ...  | Read.. 
Modi bail in Vedic case
The high court granted Vedic Village promoter Raj K. Modi bail on Tuesday m...  | Read.. 

Mamata’s district Metro
The Metro Railway will spread its network to the city’s adjacent districts,...  | Read.. 

Emergency landing in hare scare
A JetLite flight to Bangalore returned to Calcutta and made an emergency la...  | Read.. 

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Banker arrested
Rail fracas
Road mishap