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Friday , July 13 , 2012
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All sewn up: reality of state health care

Television footage of a sweeper at SSKM Hospital stitching a person’s wounds in the emergency ward on Thursday afternoon captured the reality of state-run health care, where untrained Group D employees are routinely forced to multitask....   | Read..

Road built in 11 yrs washed away in hour

A road that took 11 years to build is in a shambles within 11 days of its opening following an hour’s rain on Wednesday after...   | Read..

Molest cry against teacher

A postgraduate student at Calcutta University has accused one of her teachers of molesting her when she went to meet him at h...   | Read..

CU defers Sanskrit exam

The Paper-I Course-II test of Sanskrit (honours) Part I at Calcutta University, scheduled for Friday, has been deferred to Ju...   | Read..

‘Bullied’ woman at police door

A woman who had stormed into a wedding ceremony last month and claimed that the groom was married to her has alleged that she...   | Read..

Opening moves for chess young guns

The boys of Future Hope School started playing chess just 15 months ago but today a third of the school plays the brain game....   | Read..

City duel that ‘broke’ Dara

Fans recall champ’s stint in akhara on the bank of the Hooghly

The legend of Dara Singh was born in Punjab but it was in the clay pits of Calcutta along the Hooghly that he found a guru wh...   | Read..
Sweeper Jagat stitches a patient’s wound at SSKM on Thursday. Picture courtesy ABP Ananda
All sewn up: reality of state health care
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My 100% Indian superhero
In my proud opinion, no one, not even Mahatma Gandhi, was a greater superhero in India than Dara Sin...   | Read..