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Saturday , February 1 , 2014
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VVS falls victim to bank fraud in city

A man from Malda was detained in Salt Lake on Friday afternoon after he allegedly siphoned off Rs 10 lakh from former Indian cricketer V.V.S. Laxman’s bank account in Hyderabad using netbanking. ...   | Read..

Presi presents model polls

Presidency University’s first student union elections have scored many firsts, judging by violence-marred campus polls in the...   | Read..

Mamata plays to the Left gallery

At work or play, Mamata Banerjee seems to be making all the right moves with known Left sympathisers in the world of art and ...   | Read..

They are loving it...

Close to 1 lakh Calcuttans turned up at the Biryani & Kebab Festival 2014, presented by t2 and City Centre, at Sa...   | Read..

Jumbo effort to clean Maidan

An army of Trinamul volunteers and conservancy workers descended on the Maidan on Friday to remove garbage equal to the weigh...   | Read..

2ft tube in tummy

A Ryles tube, a nasogastric pipe used for feeding and administering drugs to critically-ill patients, has been removed from t...   | Read..

‘Gandhi more prolific writer than Tagore by factor of 5’

Ramachandra Guha had to walk long distances on Thursday, first to visit C.F. Andrew’s grave (a Calcutta ritual he follows) an...   | Read..
VVS Laxman at Eden during a 2010 Test against South Africa
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 You share your birthday with...
Though usually pleasant, sociable and active, you can also be moody and critical. You are overly cau ...Read.. 
Buzz the buzzword for books
Have local authors here given up on publishers to promote their work? Perhaps that’s why three autho...   | Read..

Films in phone zone

How will our films be made in the next 20 years? When journalist Ankita Muk...   | Read..

Bangaliana and Bong connection

The bipolar nature of Bengali culture took centre stage on Thursday evening...   | Read..

An ode to Sunil from successors

A session on Uttaradhikar (succession) was dedicated to Sunil Gangopadhyay,...   | Read..

Besu brings Lyngdoh to campus poll

Students with attendance below 75 per cent or academic backlog will be barr...   | Read..

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