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Saturday , April 7 , 2012
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Midnight fret for knights

A little after midnight on Thursday, a young father frantically chased down taxis at Esplanade to take him and his six-year-old daughter home to Beleghata. A few metres away, policemen munched on cucumbers, oblivious to the ordeals of 60,000-odd E...  | Read.. 
Passengers robbed
Four women were robbed on a Sealdah-Budge Budge train between Sealdah and Park Circus on Friday evening. Police said four you...  | Read.. 
New era of Eden magic
Though I am an ardent cricket fan, Thursday at the Eden Gardens was my first time watching an IPL match live....  | Read.. 
Squall a day but it ain’t no Nor’wester
Calcutta awoke to thunder and rain on Good Friday. Between 5.30am and 7.30am, it rained 58mm and the wind clocked 72kmph....  | Read.. 
Death and disruption in downpour wake
Two hours of heavy rain were enough to upset Melroy Romauld’s Good Friday plans. Not only did he have to start late on the se...  | Read.. 
Club youths held for extortion
Seven youths were arrested in Shyampukur in north Calcutta on Friday for allegedly assaulting a trader for not giving in to t...  | Read.. 
Victor Banerjee opens the exhibition, An Alternative Perspective, at CIMA Gallery on Friday evening along with four of the five participants. To his right is Rashmi Bagchi Sarkar, and to his left are Shakila, Jayasri Burman and Rini Dhumal. Paris-based Anju Chaudhuri was the only one who could not make it. “Nurturing and bringing the art of Bengal back into our homes and families will bring about a cultural reawakening amidst the political and social chaos that confuses and confounds,” Victor later said. The exhibition is on till April 28. Picture by Amit Datta
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Jewellers to stay open longer
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