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Friday , December 20 , 2013
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No-refusal cab? Count till 72

The Mamata Banerjee government on Thursday vowed to eradicate taxi refusal by launching a fleet of 72 no-refusal cabs, too few for a city where thousands of commuters are snubbed and harassed by cabbies every day....   | Read..

Costliest Tolly film fights the odds

Chander Pahar, based on Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay’s novel of the same name and directed by Kamaleswar Mukherjee...   | Read..

Collapse triggers flyover repair scheme

The CMDA has taken up a scheme to repair 14 flyovers — including a culvert, which is technically a flyover — based on a repor...   | Read..

City hospitals plan expansion

Medica Superspecialty Hospital plans to add a 350-bed unit and a cancer treatment centre to its 400-bed facility in Calcutta....   | Read..

Jharkhand robbery on train

A gang of robbers wielding pistols and knives raided at least three coaches of the Bhopal-Howrah Express and robbed passenger...   | Read..

Chop-cutlet festival

So what if the cutlet is braised, for Calcuttans it will always be a “breast” cutlet. That’s the culinary coinage the city...   | Read..

Slogan salvo at Uncle Sam

Cops cut short twin processions towards US offices

Mamata Banerjee’s police force saved American “imperialism” the blushes on Thursday afternoon as a section of Calcutta’s prot...   | Read..
Park Street all decked out on Thursday evening to ring in the festive season. Chief minister Mamata Banerjee, along with Archbishop of Calcutta Thomas ...  | Read
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You are hopeful yet realistic, eager yet serious, assertive yet compassionate. You would do well to live in the moment ...Read.. 
Seven institutes, seven topics, three countries
We are the World, a discussion presented by the Heritage Group of Institutions and Calcutta Debating...   | Read..

Cop remand renewed for Short St cop

Arrested sub-inspector Noor Ali had taken Rs 30 lakh to sit idle during the...   | Read..

Flip, float & fun at finale

Class X student Nisha Agarwal is trying out new flips, to make sure sh...   | Read..

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