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Thursday , April 21 , 2011
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CIMA Gallary
New knights in shining armour
Move over Sourav Ganguly, your successor Gautam Gambhir is the one Eden is rooting for. Riding high on three back-to-back wins — before Wednesday’s shock loss — KKR fans in Block B (almost within touching distance of SRK’s wave) — picked their home-team heroes in a spot-poll conducted by Metro...  | Read.. 
Pulitzer pill for book
The Pulitzer seems to have cured Siddhartha Mukherjee’s seminal history of cancer of a malady that plagues many such tomes — ...  | Read.. 
Two held for loan fraud
Two men who allegedly defrauded a number of Calcuttans of lakhs by offering them personal loans at low interest rates have be...  | Read.. 
‘Bengal has ...jee but no energy’
“There’s Banerjee, Chatterjee and Mukherjee in Bengal, but no energy! Today, there is again a lot of interest in Bengal becau...  | Read.. 
July date for Besu upgrade
The Bengal Engineering and Science University (Besu) looks set to be upgraded to an Indian Institute of Engineering, Science ...  | Read.. 
Tongue of teller or ear of hearer?
Shashi Tharoor and Derek O’Brien, two social network-friendly politicians, met at Max Mueller Bhavan on Wednesday afternoo...  | Read.. 
Pass, by the grace of math
ouncil works out special marking system for ‘tough’ questionsISC council works out special marking system for ‘tough’ questions

If a student scores less than 28 in this year’s ISC math exam, blame it on not trying. ...  | Read.. 
The All-India Anglo-Indian Association’s Calcutta Branch met at the Park Street Cemetery to pay homage to Henry Vivian Derozio on his 170th birth anni ...  | Read
Hello It's Thursday , April 21 , 2011
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 You share your birthday with...
James McAvoy & Queen Elizabeth IIThe standards you set are high but you can keep them ...Read.. 
  Bus service
  High score
Twin scare for flight
A squall and a flier in distress gave passengers on board a flight from Mum...  | Read.. 

Power cut after transformer fire
A fire at a CESC transformer near the Bengal Chemicals factory off the EM B...  | Read.. 

Boy jumps off school balcony, survives
A Class VIII student ran out of his classroom and jumped off the third-floo...  | Read.. 

Bookstores hail emperor
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The City Diary More.. 
Two dead in road mishaps
Power cut alert
Pool car