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  1. Beyond logic and gloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | The Telegraph

    It's the new year for us in Calcutta. The Universe is indifferent. In the meaningless circumambulation of a tiny, semi-green, liquid-bearing stone around a much larger burning bulb of gas, the whole of the mess, gas bulb and swirling entourage, wandering aimlessly around the far larger forest of a galaxy, the Universe finds nothing of note, nothing that would make it pause and scratch its cheek.

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  2. Mamata woos industry, investors at Bengal Global Business SummitRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 9 | Mydigitalfc.com

    West Bengal government received investment pledges worth Rs 2,50,104 crore during the two-day long Bengal Global Business Summit, 2016, up from lasy year's investment proposals of Rs 2,43000 crores, chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday. Delegates and businessmen from across the country and from across 25 countries attended the summit.

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  3. Mamata's investment summit nets proposals worth over Rs.2.50 lakh croreRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 9 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, Jan 9 : The two-day Bengal Global Business Summit organised by the West Bengal government concluded on Saturday attracting investment proposals worth at least Rs.2,50,104 crore , Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced here. Addressing industrialists on the summit's concluding day, she said the manufacturing sector has drawn proposals valued at Rs.1,16,958 crore.

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  4. Burden of expectations on BaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Defending champions Mohun Bagan begin their I-League campaign with a match against debutants Aizawl FC, at the Barasat Stadium, on Saturday. And for a change there will be a burden on Bagan... The burden of expectations.

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  5. Best foot forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | The Telegraph

    Reigning I-League champions Mohun Bagan during a practice session. Bagan begin their campaign on Saturday with a match against debutants Aizawl FC, in Barasat.

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  6. Sourav clears the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Sourav Ganguly, the Cricket Association of Bengal president, had turned down the proposal to have the Ghulam Ali concert at the Eden on Wednesday itself. At a media conference on Friday, Sourav contended that he had said "no" to Muralidhar Sharma, Calcutta police deputy commissioner , when the latter came to the Eden to discuss about the January 12 concert.

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  7. Bagan sure of retaining JejeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Mohun Bagan are most likely to retain the services of Jeje Lalpekhlua for one more season if things don't take a dramatic turn. Although a final announcement is yet to be made, Bagan are more or less assured of the India striker's inclusion in the ranks as they get ready for Saturday's I-League opener versus Aizawl FC.

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  8. Road plan tweak before pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, Jan. 7: The Mamata Banerjee government has decided to keep a 40-km stretch out of a road project for the time being because the administration needs to acquire 387 acres for its widening, an issue sources said the state was wary of before the Assembly polls. The Ghatal-Arambagh bypass stretch is part of the 231km north-south corridor for which the Asian Development Bank has decided to provide Rs 3,094 crore.

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  9. The lie of changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | The Telegraph

    The global business summit that begins today in West Bengal has set for itself a long and arduous climb. The meeting aims to mobilize business and investment for the state.

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  10. India is hosting its first-ever Instagram exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | Mashable

    Instagram is taking its photographs from phone screens to gallery walls, with its first-ever photography exhibition in India. Being held in Kolkata from Jan. 7 to 9, Bengal's Diversity in Pictures captures stories from the eastern Indian state through the lenses of local Instagrammers.

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  11. Maiden India show in Kolkata template for going national: InstagramRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 7 | Nerve News

    Photo and video sharing app Instagram, which launched its maiden photography exhibition in India here on Thursday, is mulling going deeper in West Bengal and use this event as a template for going national, said an official. Themed Bengal's Diversity in Pictures, the assemblage features photographs crowdsourced from a group of 17 individuals from Kolkata spanning various age groups and professional backgrounds.

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  12. Venue shift angers SenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | The Telegraph

    The captains of the eight I-League teams during the official launch of the tournament, at a city hotel, on Wednesday. Amrinder Singh represented Bengaluru FC in the absence of Sunil Chetri.

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  13. Alipore to get new machine to feel tremorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | The Telegraph

    The Regional Meteorological Centre at Alipore, which missed Monday's earthquake as both its seismographs were defunct, will get a new and advanced digital machine next week. Metro reported on Wednesday that the two seismographs - a digital and an analogue one - at the biggest weather office in eastern India could not record the seismic waves that raced to the city from Temenglong in Manipur, 600km away, a little after 4.35am on Monday.

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  14. Jindals add colour to paletteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | The Telegraph

    The $11-billion group - present in steel, power and cement - will hire a chief to drive the new venture and finalise the location of the first plant to be set up at an initial investment of Rs 1,000 crore. "We are considering Salboni in Bengal as one of the possible locations for the paints plant.

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  15. President praises Madan Mohan TarkalankarRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 6 | Nerve News

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday inaugurated the 200th birth anniversary celebrations of Pandit Madan Mohan Tarkalankar at Bilwagram in Nadia district of West Bengal. On the occasion, the president lauded Tarkalankar's efforts in spreading education among women during the 13th century in Bengal.

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  16. 2 injured in wall collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Two people were injured when a wall under construction on the terrace of an illegal three-storeyed building on a civic plot collapsed early on Tuesday. The building on Keshub Chandra Street, off Amherst Street, had come up more than five years ago, some people of the area said.

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  17. Sanchis is keen to excelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: An executive with a multinational bank in Pune and the reigning women's world champion in billiards ... It's not easy for Arantxa Sanchis to divide her time between two equally demanding careers. But the 25-year-old has been devoting her time in a manner which helps her keep both fronts intact.

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  18. Quake that man felt, not machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Telegraph

    The earthquake that shook Calcutta and jolted you out of bed on Monday never happened. Not because there were no tremors but because both the seismographs in the weather office at Alipore were "out of order".

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  19. CalcuttaRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Telegraph

    The earthquake that shook Calcutta and jolted you out of bed on Monday never happened. Not because there were no tremors but because both the seismographs in the weather office at Alipore were... The airport authorities have promised to ensure that commercial vehicles, including app cabs like Uber and Ola, do not have to pay the parking fee if they pick up fliers... Four men apparently drinking in a car on a deserted Dum Dum road were thought to be criminals and asked by police to step out.

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  20. Rat bite on train ruins holiday for elderly capital coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Telegraph

    S cottish poet Robert Louis Stevenson may have romanticised his journey in a railway carriage, but travelling on trains in India is anything but as dreamy. Retired SAIL chief engineer P.C. Sinha for one will vouch that a night in the chugging coach is nothing short of a nightmare.

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