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Sunday , June 17 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Mamata debuts on FB to canvass for Kalam

Mamata Banerjee has debuted on Facebook with a Tagore poem and an appeal to the people to support her pick for President: A.P.J. Abdul Kalam....   | Read..

Cong free to leave govt: Firhad

Trinamul minister Firhad Hakim today said Congress ministers were “free” to leave the government, the comments coming a day after state Congress leaders told ...   | Read..

Somnath texts Pranab wishes

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee has sent a congratulatory text message to Pranab Mukherjee, offering the UPA’s presidential nominee his best wishes....   | Read..

Panel to look into hill report

The state government today announced that a “fact verification committee” would be formed to look into the Justice Sen report, a move it hopes will put the li...   | Read..

Fire in city highrise

Five people, including two children, were trapped for around half an hour inside a five-storey building in Beckbagan where a fire broke out this morning....   | Read..

Monsoon hope in 48 hours

The monsoon is set to arrive in south Bengal in the next 48 hours, Met officials said this evening....   | Read..
Mamata and Giri (extreme left) at the Writers’ meeting on Saturday. The chief minister is flanked by ministers Partha Chatterjee and Subrata Mukherjee.
Picture by Pradip Sanyal