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Thursday , August 24 , 2017
 
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Mamata merges football with festival

Salt Lake stadium has not looked better in 33 years, its lush carpet of Riviera Bermuda grass raring to host the footballing stars of the future.   | Read..
 

Puja pandals to play ball

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today kicked off a campaign to blend football with Bengal's largest festival, urging Puja organisers to promote the Fifa U-17 World Cup from...   | Read..
 

Days of dengue dread ahead

Bengal is approaching its potential dengue flashpoint less prepared than it should be to combat a repeat of last year, when the number of cases had trebled in three months.   | Read..
 

Downpour here, dry there

Pockets of Calcutta received not more than a drizzle amid the first "heavy" spell of rainfall in a month elsewhere in the city, totalling 60mm in 24 hours.   | Read..
 

Bikers snatch gold chain

Two bike-borne men snatched a woman's gold chain on a busy stretch off Deshapriya Park and sped away last evening.   | Read..
 

City doc catches solar eclipse in US

A Calcutta doctor had booked his hotel stay six months ago in a small town in an American desert to watch the total solar eclipse on August 21.   | Read..
 

Rs 4.5cr banned notes in shop

A team from the Bidhannagar commissionerate today took away around Rs 4.5 crore in demonetised notes of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 denomination from a closed shop in City Centre...   | Read..
 

Ragging cry in college

A first-year student of Dinabandhu Andrews College has written to the principal alleging that she has been ragged by senior students, the complaint prompting education...   | Read..
 

'Cancer doctor' dad in cop net

Police today arrested the father of Aradeep Chatterjee who is behind bars on the charge of practising as a cancer specialist without an allopathic medical degree.   | Read..
 

Bank thief in customer guise

The man captured by CCTV cameras hiding in the State Bank of India's Howrah station branch and suspected to have stolen Rs 1.5 lakh, had entered the bank posing as a...   | Read..
 

Dues: HC deadline to slap fine

The school education department will identify the employees responsible for the delay in paying the interest dues to a teacher in Malda, the education commissioner told...   | Read..
 
Sunita Kumar didn't feel a tad tired on Wednesday. A special occasion to remember a special person made her smile all day. She dropped by for a...   | Read..
 
 
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