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Thursday , August 17 , 2017

Flight attendant's fatal fall from flat

A 23-year-old flight attendant with IndiGo mysteriously fell to her death from the third floor of the apartment building near Kestopur where she lived even as two friends slept in another room...   | Read..

Terminal taps go dry in rush hour

Taps ran dry in many washrooms at Calcutta airport's integrated terminal today, leaving those stinking and passengers scurrying to find one where water was available.   | Read..

Flight fares soar as floods halt trains

Flight fares from Bagdogra have risen by two times or more over the past few days as train movement from north Bengal and the Northeast remained suspended for the fourth...   | Read..

Agri agony aunt on Android

A free Android app developed by a start-up incubated at IIT Kharagpur is sowing quick solutions for thousands of farmers in Bengal battling problems ranging from monsoon...   | Read..

Frail building falls

A portion of a building in Jorabagan that has seen better days crumbled this morning, the second such collapse in as many days and a warning of what might befall scores of...   | Read..

HC rap for official over dues

A high court judge today expressed surprise at the state commissioner of school education's plea for 21 days to calculate the interest dues of a teacher who had been paid...   | Read..

Height-curb bill for Howrah

The Assembly today passed a bill that seeks to restrict or prohibit construction of buildings taller than 15.5m in and around the "high-security zones" under the...   | Read..

Bill boost for civic power

The Assembly today passed a bill that seeks to empower the city civic body to decide "whether a patch of land can be called vacant or not".   | Read..

CM focus on road safety

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today asked the director-general of police, Surajit Kar Purkayastha, to give the "Safe Drive, Save Life" campaign a top priority in...   | Read..

Time travel leaves walkers in awe

Every nook and crany that Calcuttans pass by every day came alive with stories of the freedom struggle this Independence Day during the Vande Mataram — The...   | Read..

'Sporadic' rain on radar

Intense showers lashed the city this evening, the heaviest spell lasting about 20 minutes after which the downpour turned into drizzle.   | Read..

Dozen men, women clean flag mess

A dozen men and women on two scooters and three cars went around the city last night picking up Indian flags lying on roads after I-Day celebrations.   | Read..
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