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Wednesday , February 20 , 2013
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CIMA Gallary

Advice strikes with force of order

The government’s “advice” to colleges and universities to suspend student union elections for six months is nothing but an order couched in the polite language of a communiqué to educational institutions. ...   | Read..

VC held hostage

Student union poll is not the only excuse for stoking campus unrest in Calcutta, as was evident at the West Bengal University...   | Read..

School that drives to students

Calcutta’s conventional school is fixed, brick-mortar and a place that students go to. A 33-year old lady from Calcutta has d...   | Read..

Budget now, growth later

A panel discussion on the upcoming Union Budget presented by the Calcutta Management Association in association with The T...   | Read..

Scanner on garden funds

The high court on Tuesday directed the Shibpur botanical garden to declare by February 28 the funds it had received in the pa...   | Read..

Rookie driver kills 1

A man trying to learn driving, without an instructor, allegedly knocked down and killed a labourer with his Volkswagen-Polo a...   | Read..

Schools play safe or smart on strike

Most shut today, options open for Thursday

Most Calcutta schools are closed on Wednesday and many are iffy about reopening on Thursday despite the Left leadership’s pro...   | Read..
Students of Presidency University protest their union election being put on hold on Tuesday based on the government’s ‘advice’. Picture by Bishwarup Dutta
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Rape trial to start on March 2
A city court on Tuesday framed charges against Sumit Bajaj, Nishad Khan (Ruman) and Naser Khan, the ...   | Read..

Madan’s transport mission (im)possible

Mamata Banerjee may have asked Trinamul’s foot soldiers to stay off the str...   | Read..

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