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Thursday , April 20 , 2017
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Babus groan as beacon of privilege goes

Official reaction: We will wait for the order. Unofficial reaction 1: Where will we park our cars if they don't have a beacon? Unofficial reaction 2: Thank god, they are gone; they were a nuisance.   | Read..

Hindi hit in CBSE choices

Several CBSE schools in Calcutta where learning Hindi is not compulsory are in a tizzy over a proposal to make the national language a compulsory subject till Class X.   | Read..

Wind speed spooks rainfall

A wind-swept, overcast Wednesday that had held out hope for the first spell of rain in Calcutta this April brought no more than a drizzle in the evening, thanks to yet...   | Read..

Death triggers ransack

The father of a four-month-old girl who died at Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals today lodged an FIR accusing doctors of medical negligence.   | Read..

Father and champion son swim against the tide

Sunil Biswas grew up in a children's shelter in Howrah, forced to live the life of an orphan because his parents could not raise him. He has worked hard to make a decent...   | Read..

Cook dead in eatery fire

A cook was killed and two workers sustained burns when a fire, suspected to have been caused by a cylinder leak, broke out at a popular eatery in Jadavpur today morning.   | Read..

BCom changes under credit system

Calcutta University will introduce a partial choice-based credit system in BCom honours and general courses in the 2017-18 academic session.   | Read..

Tribunal nudge for Adi Ganga

The National Green Tribunal today asked the state pollution control board to issue a notice to the Calcutta Municipal Corporation about the pollution in Adi Ganga and take...   | Read..

Lab clears eggs after tests

Thirty-eight eggs sent for lab tests after a Calcutta homemaker complained that she had been sold plastic eggs have revealed nothing abnormal after 22 tests, a senior...   | Read..

Court rejects Ruia bail pleas

A division bench of Calcutta High Court today rejected Jessop owner Pawan Ruia's two bail pleas.   | Read..

Haloi for Documenta 14

When Adam Szymczyk, the director of Kunsthalle Basel and artistic director of Documenta 14 in 2017 in Kassel, was in Calcutta in 2014, he said he was much impressed by the...   | Read..
Children from Mukti Foundation, Apne Aap Worldwide and Future Hope join Earth Day celebrations at Alipore zoo on Wednesday. More than 100...   | Read..
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