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  1. Smart Cities on garbage dumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Can the term urban decay factually be used on Indian cities? Logically, for 'decay' to set in there should have been, at some point of time in recent history, a degree of glory. But if you go back a hundred years or so in history, documents of civic planners show a sense of dismay of Bombay, Delhi and Calcutta getting over populated and difficult to govern.

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  2. Hyperaccumulators from the serpentines of Andaman, IndiaRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | CSIRO Publishing

    ... Vols I-III.' (Adlard & Sons Ltd.: London) Haines HH (1921) 'Botany of Bihar and Orissa. Vols I-III.' (BSI: Calcutta, India) Hajra PK, Rao PSN, Mudgal V (Eds) (1999) 'Flora of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Vol. I.' (BSI: Calcutta, India) Hoather RC, ...

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  3. Need to adjust: StephenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Jet-lagged after a long flight, the Indian football team on Sunday underwent a training session ahead of their 2018 World Cup Qualification Preliminary Round Two match against Guam on Tuesday. The team spent some 16 hours in the air and landed in Guam 27 hours after leaving Bangalore on June 12. They had their first training session on Sunday afternoon at the Guam FA Stadium.

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  4. Monsoon likely to reach city todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Telegraph

    The monsoon is just 100km away and is likely to arrive in the city on Monday, the Met department has said. Pre-monsoon showers drenched Calcutta for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday, with the Alipore Met office recording 2.2mm of rain in 24 hours till 5.30pm and the Dum Dum office receiving 29mm during the same period.

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  5. Rail yard murder cuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, June 13: The CID today arrested two suspects from Durgapur who were allegedly involved in the murder of a Trinamul councillor's brother two months ago at the Shalimar rail yard in Howrah. The first arrests in the case were made after the CID took over the charge of the investigation last month.

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  6. Monsoon knocks on Calcutta doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, June 13: Monsoon may be just 48 hours from Calcutta, an official in the India Meteorological Department's city office said today. It rained almost all of today as the monsoon winds started blowing into the city.

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  7. Bengal funds bias? Jaitley begs to differRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Telegraph

    June 13: Union finance minister Arun Jaitley today produced a set of numbers to contest yesterday's Trinamul claim that the Centre was discriminating against Bengal. Jaitley today gave his side of the story on his Facebook page, presenting a chart on comparative fund-flow figures from Delhi over the past three financial years and titling the post "How much has West Bengal benefited from the 14th Finance Commission".

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  8. t2Read the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | The Telegraph

    If the studios and sets in Mumbai wore a deserted look last weekend, then Kuala Lumpur was the culprit. For Bolly had made a beeline for the Malaysian capital, 3,000 miles away, to celebrate the... Tata Consultancy Services in action against Techmaplus Info Services Pvt Ltd at the finals of The Telegraph Cup Football 2015 CC&FC Invitational 5-a-side Corporate... City Centre Salt Lake sure knows the way to a Calcuttan's heart.

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  9. Shibaji in Rs 180-crore fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, June 12: The CBI today registered a case against three directors of a Calcutta-based company, including Mamata Banerjee's showbiz gatekeeper Shibaji Panja, after IDBI Bank complained that they had caused a loss of Rs 180 crore to it. "The bank has mentioned in its complaint that the accused persons, directors of RP Infosystems, had availed themselves of credit facilities by furnishing forged documents related to shares and cheated the financial organisation," a CBI officer said.

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  10. Harbhajan: Role hasn't changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: The tattoo on Harbhajan Singh's bowling hand reads 'Faith'. Whatever his reasons may have been for such an inscription, one has to say that the man really has a lot of faith in himself and his abilities.

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  11. Joint action to get Metro back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Telegraph

    Railway minister Suresh Prabhu has stressed "joint action" by the state and the Centre to remove encroachments on railway land. In that case, all ongoing Metro projects in the city would need joint action as these are held up because of land-related problems.

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  12. Setu set for repair debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Telegraph

    The 22-year-old Vidyasagar Setu is set to undergo its first major repair work but for commuters it will not be a bridge to avoid as humps are being put in place for vehicular movement while mission mend-it is on underneath. For more than a month, humps are being built at the Howrah end of the southern flank of the second Hooghly bridge.

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  13. Prabhu call to remove encroachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, June 6: Railway minister Suresh Prabhu today said that removing encroachers from railway land required "joint action" by the state and central governments and promised to speak to Mamata Banerjee on the matter. "Removing encroachments will require joint action.

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  14. Bus services to NE via Dhaka flagged offRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Telegraph

    Dhaka, Jun 6 : Two bus services were flagged off on Saturday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal's chief minister Mamata Banerjee, connecting Calcutta with three states in north-eastern India via the capital of Bangladesh. During the flag off ceremony on the first day of Modi's visit, he handed over a symbolic ticket of the Agartala- Dhaka- Calcutta service to Hasina and she handed overe a symbolic ticket of Dhaka- Shillong- Guwahati service to her Indian counterpart.

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  15. Modi in Dhaka: a red-carpet welcome, martyrs' memorial and then businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Telegraph

    Dhaka, Jun 6 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his historic two-day visit to Bangladesh on Saturday by paying homage to the martyrs of the 1971 War of Liberation in which India had helped. After landing at the airport to a red-carpet welcome, Modi was driven straight to the Jatiyo Smriti Shoudho or National Martyrs' Memorial to pay homage to the thousands who laid down their lives fighting for freedom from Pakistan.

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  16. Two test sites for 2-minute mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Telegraph

    Two laboratories have put Calcutta on the national - and even international - map in the wake of the Maggi noodles controversy. Metro zooms in on the two facilities, one government and the other private.

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  17. Soon, pure water kiosk at Tatanagar stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Telegraph

    Installation of a water purifier in progress on platform No. 1 at Tatanagar station on Thursday.

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  18. A different tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Telegraph

    Narendra Modi might reflect in Bangladesh this weekend that the local Hindus he won't meet are a diminishing community. Their share of the population dwindled from 12.1 per cent to 8.2 per cent between 1981 and 2011.

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  19. BG track to open in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | The Telegraph

    Silchar, June 4: The first trial run of the passenger train on the second leg of the broad gauge track between New Haflong and Silchar, a distance of 115km, is expected to steam off from Lumding junction in Nagaon district this month. A source in the deputy chief engineer's office of the NFR here today said it the first trial run of the passenger coaches on the BG track might take place on June 21 or 28. The NFR has cleared the proposal to allow Sudarshan Kumar, chief of the Calcutta-based Commissioner of Railway Safety, to take the maiden journey in the first passenger train.

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  20. Read..Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | The Telegraph

    A 15-minute shower brought a fleeting smile to pockets of Calcutta on Thursday afternoon after a 15-day dry spell made unbearable by high heat and humidity. The skies darkened and the first drops came down since May 20 but the sun was out and the ground dry even before Calcuttans could click a cool #rainfie.

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