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Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.50°C (+4)
Max : 34.80°C (+1)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 86.00% Min : 49.00%
Sunrise : 5:33 AM
Sunset : 5:51 PM
Partly cloudy sky in the morning. Hot and humid later in the day. Maximum temperature can be around 36°C.
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City hot? You ain't felt anything yet

Mar 28, 2017
Calcutta, among 44 cities worldwide, is likely to face the worst levels of dangerous heat stress under global warming and could experience in future twice the average number of extreme hot days a...   | Read..

Name and shame VIP bullies: Airport force

Mar 28, 2017
The Central Industrial Security Force has handed the Union home ministry a dossier on MPs accused of bullying its jawans at airports when asked to undergo the mandatory...   | Read..

Aadhaar yoke off welfare

Mar 28, 2017
The Supreme Court today clarified the government cannot insist on the production of Aadhaar cards to provide citizens the benefits of social welfare programmes such as...   | Read..

Curtain falls on thespian

Mar 28, 2017
Eminent theatre personality Arun Sarma passed away today, World Theatre Day. He was 86.   | Read..

Pipe water for all still a pipe dream: CAG

Mar 28, 2017
The comptroller and auditor general (CAG) has picked holes in the implementation of chief minister Nitish Kumar's much vaunted seven resolves, citing how work has not begun...   | Read..

Runaway tag on lost kids

Mar 28, 2017
The Bihar government seems to be in denial of the scourge of human trafficking.   | Read..

Warden canes schoolgirls

Mar 28, 2017
The new warden of a state-run residential school allegedly caned 11 girls on Saturday evening, apparently to discipline them, prompting Hazaribagh superintendent of...   | Read..

State wakes up to illegal abattoirs

Mar 28, 2017
The state home department today ordered police, municipal corporations, municipalities and notified area committees to issue notices to illegal slaughterhouses/ abattoirs...   | Read..

BJD MP raises Twitter storm

Mar 28, 2017
Ahead of the BJP's two-day national executive meet scheduled here in mid-April, senior BJD parliamentarian from Dhenkanal Tathagata Satpathy today caused a flutter in...   | Read..
Ravindra Jadeja celebrates after dismissing Australia’s Steve O’Keefe in the fourth and final Test on Monday. Jadeja, who scored 63 and...   | Read..
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