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Tuesday Apr 8 | The Telegraph

Pest test sees through sham

A hurried attempt to revive a defunct vegetable processing-cum-packaging facility and save Bengal the blushes has failed to prevent tonnes of greens meant for export from being rejected again, this time during screening in Calcutta.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Telegraph

Bengal greens fail Brit test

Bitter gourd from Bengal has made the British bitter. Ladies finger, long beans, raw mango, lemon, brinjal and leafy vegetables grown in the state have failed the purity and pest test too.

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Newkerala.com

I won't vanish after polls: Magician P.C. Sorcar Junior

By Sahana Ghosh, Kolkata, April 2 : He made the Taj Mahal 'disappear', but master of illusions P.C. Sorcar Junior promises to stay on in politics and assures that he won't "vanish after the elections".

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Newkerala.com

West Bengal Government to launch Wi-Fi service on Volvo services

Kolkata, Apr 1 : The AC Executive Volvo buses of Kolkata will now offer free Wi-Fi service to its passengers.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Telegraph

Under scanner, DM scoffs at neglect charge

Calcutta, May 1: North 24-Parganas district magistrate Sanjay Bansal today rolled out a long list of actions taken by the administration over a block development officer's complaint of being abused while trying to enforce the model code of conduct in Ashoknagar.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Newkerala.com

Magician P.C.Sorcar gets poll panel notice for Mamata comments

Kolkata, March 30 : Magician P.C.Sorcar, who is contesting the Lok Sabha polls on a BJP ticket from West Bengal's Barasat, has been slapped a show cause notice by the Election Commission for making derogatory comments against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and his Trinamool Congress rival.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Indian Express

Bengal electorates have interesting choices this election

With film stars, football icons and famous singers dotting the Bengal electoral landscape in addition to the seasoned politicians, the state's electorate this time are presented with interesting choices in the Lok Sabha elections.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Telegraph

Calcutta

Harvard professor Sugata Bose has had an election thrust on him even before he could file his nomination for the one he has chosen to contest.

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The Telegraph

Minor girl saved from marriage

An anonymous call to the women's helpline at Barasat police station saved a 13-year-old girl from being married off on Monday.

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