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Monday , March 20 , 2017

CM remark fallout: teachers denied hike

Several private schools have withheld the hike in teachers' pay planned from April as that would mean increasing the students' fees, which the managements are keen to avoid given chief minister...   | Read..

Beauty boost for canal bank

A 3.5km stretch of canal bank on the eastern side of VIP Road, a garbage-littered corridor till the other day, is being beautified for the past two months.   | Read..

Land scan for Metro projects

The state government will ask the district authorities in Howrah and North 24-Parganas to find out how much private and government land needs to be acquired for two Metro...   | Read..

Gangetic dolphins in troubled waters

Piya Roy, the cetologist protagonist of Amitav Ghosh's The Hungry Tide, spotted a handful of them in the Sunderbans. Experts from the Worldwide Fund for Nature-India...   | Read..

Fear triggers Civet capture

A Common Palm Civet was caught in a cage trap near Kala Mandir on Sunday afternoon. The forest department had set the trap off AJC Bose Road after receiving complaints from...   | Read..

What a sport these kids are!


Rain and storm on Met radar

The city received rain this evening after a week following the formation of a cyclonic circulation over north Bengal, which has also created conditions favourable for a...   | Read..

Fire breaks out in OT

A fire resulting from a short circuit broke out at an operating theatre (OT) of Serampore Walsh Hospital this morning. No one was injured.   | Read..

Bar owner held in Delhi

The owner of a string of dance bars and nightclubs in the city was arrested in Delhi today on the charge of keeping a facility open beyond the deadline and helping a group...   | Read..

Skill gap trips tech graduates

Lack of summer training opportunities that can make a student industry-ready and want of soft skills that help them ace job interviews are two big factors behind many...   | Read..
A boy performs on the closing day of the Yoga Utsav at Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University in Belur on Sunday. Picture by Anup...   | Read..
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