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Thursday , January 23 , 2014
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‘Chit’ fund for freedom to flout

Autorickshaws in Calcutta are like the goose that lays golden eggs for the ruling party of the day. ...   | Read..

Illegal driver kills 69-yr-old

An unlicensed auto driver in a hurry to speed past a green signal at Ganguly Bagan in south Calcutta fatally knocked down an ...   | Read..

Grand stamp of love

Schoolchildren had a brush with paint and paper to produce a winning design for a stamp. The sit-and-draw contest, on the th...   | Read..

City through Jhumpa’s eyes

Jhumpa Lahiri on her writing and Calcutta’s role in it, in conversation with Rudrangshu Mukherjee of The TelegraphRead..

Kamduni accused kin knock on CM door

The families of four accused in the Kamduni rape and murder case urged the chief minister on Wednesday to secure their releas...   | Read..

Schools feted for enterprise & effort

The Heritage School became one of 18 schools across the country and the only one from the city to win the British Council’s S...   | Read..

Consumer’s call on cable bill

MSOs put the onus on subscribers to ensure adherence

A system is in place to provide bills and receipts against payment of monthly cable TV subscription and subscribers must lodg...   | Read..
The inauguration of the 62nd Dover Lane Music Conference, presented by Desh, at Nazrul Mancha on Wednesday evening. (From left) Sanjay Budhia, ...  | Read
Good Morning
Hello It's Thursday , January 23 , 2014
bullet 2nd edition of The Dover Lane Music Conference,
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Ramesh Sippy, Arjen Robben You have a sharp mind able to see what others miss. You work hard more for ...Read.. 
bullet  3-wheel threat
bullet  Few buses

Rare monkeys, chimps rescued

Three baby chimpanzees and five marmosets — a rare species of monkey the si...   | Read..

Auto overturns with 12, one dies

A teacher was killed and 12 persons, including nine school students and two...   | Read..

Night fog leaves fliers stranded

Hundreds of passengers bound for Calcutta were stranded at various airports...   | Read..

Theft at Mahesh temple

Jewellery and utensils of deities in a 255-year-old temple at Mahesh in Ser...   | Read..

Chunk comes off CU ceiling

A concrete chunk fell from the ceiling of a first-floor balcony of the 102-...   | Read..

Woman’s night of trauma

The 21-year-old woman who was allegedly gang-raped at Kidderpore on Sunday ...   | Read..

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bullet Fraud cuffs
bullet Run over
bullet Fall from bus
bullet Godown fire