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Saturday , September 1 , 2012
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Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.40°C (+0)
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Rainfall : 0.90 mm
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Plucky in life, a puzzle in death

Mukuta Mukherji’s fatal plunge down 36 storeys along with her sister and mother early on Friday has left friends struggling to fathom how a feisty green activist who fought the system could suddenly lose the will to live. ...   | Read..

Shiver down spine of tallest towers

Alok Ghosh was jolted out of his sleep on Friday morning by a message blaring on the public address system. “I couldn’t belie...   | Read..

Discipline onus on auto unions

The Trinamul government has passed the onus of reining in rogue autorickshaw drivers to the union leaders, following in the f...   | Read..

Pipe lifeline for Tallah

A five-foot-wide pipe has travelled 24km in three years between the Palta Waterworks on the northern city fringes and the gia...   | Read..

Legal firm’s century of laurels

Khaitan & Co. is 100 not out and going strong....   | Read..

‘The cabbie said he’d hurl us off the bridge’

Cop asks the complainant what to do with road rogue

A taxi driver without his licence allegedly threatened to throw two young women off Dhakuria Bridge for questioning his re...   | Read..
Calcutta police hosted the Muslim clergy for an Id get-together on Thursday evening. An appeal was made to the imams to spread the message of communa ...  | Read
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Ruud Gullit, Padma Lakshmi & Ram KapoorYou like to work at a steady and even pace. Tra ...Read.. 
Man held for pool car molest
A 38-year-old father of a kindergarten student was arrested on Friday for allegedly harassing a Clas...   | Read..

Lifetime tax for cars, two-wheelers

The government on Friday said owners of cars and two-wheelers could opt for...   | Read..

‘Maoist’ father-son denied bail

Retired government employee Tapan Putatunda and his software engineer son S...   | Read..