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Two months on, whiff of murder

A post-mortem report that has been made available almost two months after a doctor was found dead at her south Calcutta home suggests that she had been murdered.
Our Special Correspondent Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

Presi students taste victory

Presidency University on Saturday published the names of the candidates who have cracked this year's admission tests, acceding to a demand of the students who had been demonstrating since Thursday pressing for the publication of the lists.
Our Special Correspondent Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

France savours its 'biggest weekend'

Life is "extremely crazy" in Paris in the run-up to the World Cup final on Sunday.
Sudeshna Banerjee Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

VCs blamed for varsity fall

Vice-chancellors selected through a process that ignored merit were responsible for the decline in the standards of Calcutta, Mumbai and Madras universities, All India Council for Technical Education chairman Anil Sahasrabudhe said on Saturday.
Jhinuk Mazumdar and Subhankar Chowdhury Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

Seminar focus on influencer marketing

Payel wants to order Lebanese food online. She is confused as the options are too many. A review by a friend on a food delivery platform helped her choose one.
Debraj Mitra Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

Andhra supply hit, fish prices rise

The state fisheries department on Saturday collected fish samples from four wholesale markets in the city as retailers claimed supply from Andhra Pradesh had dipped and prices had gone up.
A Staff Reporter Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

3 injured in 3 accidents

Three men were injured in three accidents in the city between Friday night and Saturday morning.
Our Special Correspondent Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

Truckload of meat seized near airport

Police seized a truckload of meat near the airport's Gate No. 2 on Jessore Road late on Friday and detained the driver and his helper for questioning.
Our Special Correspondent Jul 15, 2018 00:00 IST

Five minutes to make potholes go

A quick fix for cratered city roads is on the way in the form of two truck-mounted pothole repairing machines that can complete in five minutes what a contingent of workers usually needs more than 30 minutes to do.
Subhajoy Roy Jul 14, 2018 00:00 IST

Flights shorter, wait to land longer

Flights are reaching Calcutta and other cities faster than before because of more airspace being opened to commercial aviation, but that has proved counterproductive for airports unable to handle the increased frequency of landings.
Our Special Correspondent Jul 14, 2018 00:00 IST

Govt will let JU be for now: Partha

Education minister Partha Chatterjee said on Friday that Jadavpur University (JU) would run the way it should and the state government would "do the needful only when it is necessary".
Our Bureau Jul 14, 2018 00:00 IST

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