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Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.90°C (+3)
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Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
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A hub of tinder boxes
The 100-hour-long blaze in Nandaram Market drove home Burrabazar’s vulnerability to fire. Firefighters have warned that such a disaster is waiting to strike again. “Tall buildings in narrow lanes makes firefighting difficult,” said Bibhas Guha, the d...  | Read.. 
Rap for tuition ban flout
College and university teachers are “rampantly violating” the ban on private tuition, higher education minister Sudarshan Ray...  | Read.. 
Clear sky signals cold spell
The western disturbance that caused rain on Friday and Saturday has moved away from the city. With the sky clearing on Sunday...  | Read.. 
Book fair verdict today
The Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court, S.S. Nijjar, visited Park Circus Maidan on Saturday, two days before his bench deci...  | Read.. 
Passbooks for civic tax-payers
The civic body has taken up a scheme to issue passbooks to the 600,000 property tax-payers in the city....  | Read.. 
Anger management enters classrooms
City schools, alarmed at the Gurgaon school shooting that left a 14-year-old dead, are working on ways to preempt student vio...  | Read.. 
Satellite tech to steer motorists
Takers for voice-aided GPS system compatible with all car models

Don’t know the route to the latest mall? Worried about getting stuck in a jam on the way to an appointment? Need to reach a p ...  | Read.. 
Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi’s convoy drives away from Red Road after the Republic Day parade was cancelled because of bad weather. Picture by Pabitra ...  | Read
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Fire hazard at markets
The blaze in the Nandaram Market complex followed by the one at Mullickbazar have put the fire-fight...  | Read.. 
Two held for death
Johnson Ekka and Sanjib Jha were arrested on Friday in connection with the ...  | Read.. 

Footfall high at tech fest
Wet weather failed to spoil the fun at Spring Fest 2008, the annual festiva...  | Read.. 

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Bodies found in flat, off road
Hunger strike
Jewellery robbed
Road death
Flight returns
Police remand