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Opinion  /  Published 29.06.20

The African-Arabic text that saw the future

Why would the reading of a 14th-century African-Arabic text, Muqaddimah, and its author, Ibn Khaldun (1332-1406), be of interest to us in the 21st century? This question takes us to a wider discussion...
By P.K. Yasser Arafath

West Bengal  /  Published 28.06.20

Stricter rules to rein in virus

The administrations of Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri and Malda districts have decided to draw up new regulations to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.In and around Siliguri, where over 250 Covid-19...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

Calcutta  /  Published 28.06.20

25 people can pray at St Paul’s

The Church of North India’s Calcutta diocese will start prayer and meditation with a maximum of 25 people at a time at St Paul’s Cathedral and six other churches from Sunday, Reverend Pari...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.06.20

Landed, chased at airport, quarantined

Several people who arrived in the city from Bangladesh on Saturday played cat and mouse with police at the airport terminal to avoid going to a quarantine facility. A US Bangla Airlines flight with 1...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.06.20

Final semester plan

The Bengal higher education department has told universities that final-year students will be assessed in their terminal examination by factoring in 80 per cent “on the basis of best aggregate perce...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

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Business  /  Published 27.06.20

Coal India profit down 23%

Subdued demand from the power sector along with lower realisation per tonne from sales impacted the bottomline of Coal India for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2020.The miner has reported a 23 per...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 27.06.20

Emami takes a beating

Wellness focused FMCG firm Emami on Friday reported a 59.4 per cent decline in its March quarter consolidated net profit at Rs 22.75 crore against Rs 56.09 crore a year ago. Revenue from operations wa...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 27.06.20

RBI silent on loan recast

The central board of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday discussed the current economic situation and the evolving challenges from the Covid-19 pandemic.The 583rd meeting came amid a severe hit ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Calcutta  /  Published 27.06.20

July HS papers cancelled

The pending papers of the higher secondary exams that students were scheduled to write on July 2, 6 and 8 have been cancelled, education minister Partha Chatterjee said on Friday.Later, the president ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.06.20

CM nudge on fees that are ‘no longer relevant’

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday urged private schools to consider not charging fees that were “no longer relevant during the lockdown” and requested parents not to say they “wouldn’t ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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