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Saturday , December 17 , 2016

Backlash fear defers bill, blame on typos

The state government today deferred tabling The West Bengal Universities and Colleges (Administration and Regulation) Bill, 2016, apparently to avoid a backlash from a section of the teaching...   | Read..

Mercury drops to decade’s low

Children wrapped in woollens enter a New Alipore playschool on Friday morning, hours after the city recorded a minimum temperature of 12.7 degrees Celsius, the lowest in...   | Read..

ED glare on import payments

The enforcement directorate has sent letters to seven nationalised and private banks, seeking details of "advance remittance" by at least eight Calcutta-based...   | Read..

Success reveals what FB hid

Artist and illustrator Kunal Kundu's Facebook profile until recently would have his social media followers believe he was living in "Delhi, India" even though his...   | Read..

Alumni to celebrate 200 years

A documentary, academic lectures and a Bollywood night figure on the year-long calendar of programmes drawn up by the Presidency alumni to mark the bicentenary of the...   | Read..

Fire at Howrah station eatery

A fire broke out at a restaurant in the old complex of Howrah station early today, prompting Eastern Railway to shut it down indefinitely and order an inquiry.   | Read..

Ban on waste burning

The environment department has issued a circular banning burning of waste in the open, the move triggered by Delhi's choking smog allegedly caused by burning of waste a few...   | Read..

Robbery on wheels

A man who had hired a shuttle cab from Maniktala on Sunday night was allegedly robbed by his co-passengers - four teenagers - and thrown out near Subhas Sarovar in Beleghata.   | Read..

Respiratory ITU

A 10-bed respiratory intensive therapy unit was inaugurated at Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals today.   | Read..

Last dash to sign up for run

A little over 24 hours remain before German tennis legend Boris Becker flags off the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K, partnered by The Telegraph, on Red Road on Sunday. For the...   | Read..
A group of Presidency University students on Friday afternoon protested the demolition of the 144-year-old main gate and pasted posters on the...   | Read..
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