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Calcutta Weather
Min : 19.20°C (+2)
Max : 31.10°C (+1)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 92.00% Min : 32.00%
Sunrise : 6:7 AM
Sunset : 5:32 PM
Morning mist / fog, later mainly clear sky. Minimum temperature will be around 19ºC
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Train thief shoots 4 in CM zone
A snatcher unleashed terror in the chief minister’s neighbourhood on Sunday morning, shooting four persons before being overpowered by local residents....  | Read.. 
Citu firm on airport strike
The “indefinite” nationwide strike by airport staff from February 26 threatens to disrupt flights and is sure to bring passen...  | Read.. 
Aide held in kidney trade
Basanta Das, 42, whose wife allegedly died after an illegal kidney transfer, was arrested for links with the racket in his ho...  | Read.. 
Homes for shanty folk
The civic body, prodded by the Centre, has taken up construction of housing estates worth Rs 180 crore for people living in s...  | Read.. 
Global meet on housing
The architecture and regional planning department of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, along with the Inte...  | Read.. 
Rage prevents raze
A Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) drive on Sunday to remove encroachments on both sides of EM Bypass was s...  | Read.. 
Oscar films skip Calcutta
Mumbai, Delhi get to see niche films vying for golden statuettes

No city for Oscar movies. No, that’s not the sequel to the Coen Brothers’ Oscar favourite No Country for Old Men but t ...  | Read.. 
Birds flock to the shimul branches breaking out in bloom along Red Road. Can spring be far behind? Picture by Bishwarup Dutta
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Shahid KapoorYour strength lies in your ability to forget and forgive. Your sharp, agile mind ...Read.. 
Flights delayed by fog
Dense fog disrupted flight operations for nearly four hours at Calcutta airport on Sunday morning....  | Read.. 
Full house for tiger
Hundreds of people turned up at Alipore zoo on Sunday for a glimpse of the ...  | Read.. 

Search on for suitable site
The state government will seek two years from Calcutta High Court to shift ...  | Read.. 

Credit card con at home
A gang of con men is duping credit card-holders in their homes with sleight...  | Read.. 

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Suicide whiff
Hit by van
Extra coach
Baby drowns